We had a very short port day in Progresso–the trip to the beach was a let-down after Cozumel. We did feel like we were really in Mexico after visiting the Mercado Central.
Carnival will be bringing a ship back to Mobile, Alabama in the fall of next year. This is great news for us in the southeast, as it gives us another port that we can drive to! The Fantasy will offer a 4-night itinerary to Cozumel, and a 5-night itinerary to Cozumel and Progresso, Mexico. We had taken a cruise out of Mobile in 2007 aboard the Holiday. The ship was a smaller and older than what we were used to, but the hard-working crew and friendly passengers made up for it. The ship decor was outdated, but it was