Carnival Glory

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Carnival Glory is a Conquest Class cruise ship that was built by Fincantieri in Monfalcone, Italy. And set of on her maiden voyage on march 14 2003 after being christened by NASA astronaut sally ride Some features of the Glory include nightclubs, duty-free shops a 214-foot water slide.15,000-square-foot Health & Fitness Facility Internet Cafe  Sixty percent of her staterooms have ocean views and sixty percent of those feature private balconies.

The Glory was dry docked  in January 2006. During that time, hull structure maintenance was conducted as well as underwater hull equipment inspections and underwater hull painting.


carnival glory received a multi-million-dollar renovation in 2010 and a host of new facilities and features have been added to the ship including a Serenity adults-only retreat, a Theatre poolside movie screen,Eighteen new balconies incorporated onto existing ocean view staterooms, a Mongolian wok restaurant and Wi-Fi access.



Onboard Entertainment and Facilities


Pools tick-icon whirlpools tick-icon
Flowrider  Cross-icon  Rock wall  Cross-icon 
Restaurants & Bars  tick-icon  Shops  tick-icon 
Fast Food  tick-icon  Room Service  tick-icon 
Nightclub or Disco  tick-icon  Lounge  tick-icon 
Theater  tick-icon Cafe's  tick-icon
Casino  tick-icon  Piano Bar  tick-icon 
Pursers desk  tick-icon  Excursion desk  tick-icon 
Library  tick-icon  Photo shop  tick-icon 
Card room  tick-icon  Medical room  tick-icon 
Laundry room  tick-icon Sauna/steam room  tick-icon
Gym  tick-icon Childrens activity clubs  tick-icon
Babysitting service  tick-icon Video games room  tick-icon
Sports facilities  tick-icon Outdoor movie theater  tick-icon



Ship Specifications


  • Size: Large
  • Length: 952 feet
  • Beam: 116 feet
  • Speed: 22.5 knots
  • Tonnage: 110,000
  • Decks: 13
  • Crew: 1150
  • Passengers: 2,974
  • Maiden Voyage: 14 july 2003 
  • Christened: 14 july 2003
  • Godmother: Dr Sally Ride








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Nautical Terms

Afterdeck - Deck behind a Ship's Bridge

Bow - The Front of the Ship (pointy bit)

Beam - The Greatest Width of the Ship

Bridge - The Location From Which a Ship is Steered and its Speed Controlled

Cargo Hold - A Space for Storing Cargo

Capstan - Upright Device for Winding in Heavy Ropes or Cables

Davit - Device for Hoisting and Lowering a Boat

Flagstaff - Flag Pole at the Stern of a Ship

Forecastle - The Section of the Upper Deck of a Ship Located at the Bow Forward of the Foremast

Foremast -  Mast nearest to  the Bow of a Ship

Galley - The Kitchen area of a Ship

Helm - Ship's Steering Wheel

Hull - The Main Structure or Body of a Ship

Knot - A Measure of Speed Equal to One Nautical Mile (6076 feet) per Hour