, 2022-12-12 12:15:10,
‘La Cucaracha, la cucaracha’, we sang while shaking our maracas and drinking margaritas in Cozumel as the world’s happiest chef Angel put my wife and I through our salsa-making paces.
It was one of the many joyous moments we had during a wonderful week-long voyage with Celebrity Cruises, a holiday which offered some much-needed winter warmth in the sun-drenched climbs of Florida, the Gulf of Mexico and Western Caribbean, all in one exciting, thirst-quenching round trip.
As well as being our first long-haul foray in three years, it was our debut cruise with Celebrity and an opportunity to check out the highly-acclaimed Apex, one of three new ships in Celebrity’s new ‘Edge class’ series, adding a touch more luxury and some modern-day quirks to its already 12-strong fleet.
She’s a real stunner too with her standout feature the iconic Magic Carpet, the world’s first cantilevered floating bar and restaurant covering an impressive 13 storeys above sea level, giving guests the chance to literally ‘hang out’, sip on refreshing cocktails and tuck into delicious cuisine while enjoying the finest ocean views.
It’s often claimed that one of the most exciting parts of a cruise is when you first step onto the ship and this was certainly the case for us as we entered Apex’s nautical world of discovery, quickly getting our bearings during a self-organised tour of the decks and discovering…
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