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Towel Animal Menagerie on the Carnival Breeze
Cruise ship stewards on Carnival Cruises and other cruise lines decorate the cabins each evening with creative towel animals that delight cruise passengers (young and old alike) and always bring a smile. As noted in the photo above, not all the animals are relegated to the cabins. These towel creations adorned the pool area on the Carnival Breeze. The crew went wild and decorated the pool deck and chairs with a whole zoo of towel animals. I love the big blue guy (a shark) on the lounge chair, don't you? I think I've seen him on other cruises.
These towel animals have been so popular that you can buy a book on Amazon on how to make cabin towel animals. Carnival Cruise Lines also has a book on creating towel animals, and it's for sale on Carnival's Website.
The rest of this photo gallery are towel animals from cruise ships around the world. Most people love for these creatures to provide a smile before they go to bed.Continue to 2 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Rabbit
This towel animal was the first we had on the Carnival Liberty. I think it's a rabbit.Continue to 3 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Swan
A swan (or sometimes a pair of swans) is one of my favorite towel animals seen on my cruise ship cabin bed.Continue to 4 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Elephant
Sometimes cabin stewards incorporate things they find in the cabin (like sunglasses) into their towel animal creations.Continue to 5 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Seal
This one takes a little imagination, but it's supposed to be a seal. I bet seals basking on the rocks of the bay wish they had their own sunglasses to wear sometimes!Continue to 6 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Turkey
This turkey looks a little thin for Thanksgiving dinner!Continue to 7 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Is It an Iguana?
This sunglass-wearing iguana is almost as creepy as the live ones seen all over some Caribbean islands.Continue to 8 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Puppy Dog
The iguana in the previous photo was a little creepy, but this puppy is delightful!Continue to 9 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Anteater
This anteater took a lot of work, but it's very cute.Continue to 10 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal - Monkey
Not all towel animals are found on the bed. The cabin stewards often hang monkeys somewhere in the cabin. I've been scared by a couple.Continue to 11 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animals - Towel Dog
Meg took this Carnival towel animal photo on the Carnival Conquest.Continue to 12 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animals - Lobster
Meg took this Carnival towel animal photo on the Carnival Conquest.Continue to 13 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animals - Towel Swan
Meg took this Carnival towel animal photo on the Carnival Conquest.Continue to 14 of 22 below.
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Towel Swans at Villas Nicolas Hotel in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
These two romantic swan towel animals are not from a Carnival cruise ship, they are from the Villas Nicolas Hotel in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.Continue to 15 of 22 below.
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Elegant Elephant Towel AnimalContinue to 16 of 22 below.
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StingRay Charles Towel Animal
Sheila took this photo of a towel stingray and named him Sting-Ray-Charles.Continue to 17 of 22 below.
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Carnival Towel Animal Alligator
A beach towel was used to create this towel-gator. It's one of my favorites.Continue to 18 of 22 below.
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Holland America Westerdam Towel Monkey
Carnival doesn't have the monopoly on towel animals. This monkey photo by Barbara is from the HAL Westerdam.Continue to 19 of 22 below.
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Towel Dog with Sunglasses
Sunglasses are a popular accessory for towel animals, just like they are a popular accessory for cruise travelers.Continue to 20 of 22 below.
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Towel Dog with Sunglasses
From the side, this towel dog looks very complex.Continue to 21 of 22 below.
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Hangars can be used for more than hanging clothes in a cruise ship cabin. They can also be used to hang monkeys.Continue to 22 of 22 below.
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Towel Animals take over the Pool Deck Lounge Chairs on the Carnival Breeze
On a busy cruise ship, guests have to get up early to claim a lounge chair on the pool deck. One morning on the Carnival Breeze cruise ship, guests found that the chairs were already claimed by dozens of different towel animals. Towel animals often greet guests back to their cabins in the evening after dinner, always providing a smile. These lucky cruisers got to start their day with a whole zoo of towel animals on the pool deck.