PHOTO TOUR AND
Pools, Spa, Sports
and Open Decks
Moving further aft, one comes to the main pool
area. As a result of the 2009 re-fit, this area
is dominated by the Seaside Theater, which
includes a 12'x22' jumbo-sized LED screen
and a 70,000-watt, sound system. It is used for
movies, concerts and for activities.
Underneath the screen is a bandstand, which
replaces the bandstand that used to be in front
of the areas two hot tubs.
The area also includes the Turquoise Pool
(left) and a kiosk where guests can obtain
towels as well as sports equipment for use
Going aft from Serenity, one comes to an area dedicated to
active fun. The Twister Waterslide (above) is three
decks high. It delivers riders to, but not into, the Cobalt
Pool area (right). This area also includes its own hot tub.
The area aft of the main pool area
includes a variety of sports facilities
in the City Sports Park. These
include a basketball court (above
left), a 9 hole mini-golf course (left),
shuffleboard (below left) a jogging
trail (below center); a golf press net
(below right); ping pong (right); and
a volleyball court (above right).
Spa Carnival is located high at the bow end of the
ship. It encompasses the spa itself, a fitness center and
The spa has 17 treatment rooms in which one can have
massages and a variety of other services. (See a Spa
Menu from one cruise on our Daily Programs Page).
There are also treatments for teenagers.
There are also separate men's and women's saunas and
separate men's and women's steam rooms.
Cruise ship photo tour - Carnival Glory - page 2
For many guests, the time spent on the
ship's open deck areas is a high point of
their vacation. Glory offers a variety of
choices in this area.
As a result, of the 2009 re-fit, Glory now
has an adults-only Serenity section on Sky
Deck. This area includes premium deck
chairs and hammocks as well as its own hot
tub and its own bar.
At the stern of the ship is the Azure Lido Pool area. It is sheltered by a retractable glass roof and thus is an
all-weather facility. In addition to the pool, there are two hot tubs as well as a bar, the pizzeria and the grille.
Below: There are Outdoor Promenades on either side of Deck 3 where guests can stroll or relax in deck chairs in
the shade of the ship's lifeboats.
An eye-pleasing feature
of the spa is its small
pool, which is bathed
in light from a
The fitness center's
equipment includes weight
resistance machines, treadmills,
free weights and spinning