Definitely more & more are appearing in the ports. Were you still there at sailaway? and if so did they sounds their horns/whistles or just sail out quietly.
We were in Madeira recently onboard Oriana and her sister ship Azura was in port, as Azura left she sounded her horn several times, but Oriana didn't bother responding which was a real shame.
Last Cruise: Queen Victoria January 2016
Next: Nothing booked
Yes she is and she is also a beautiful ship. We will be sailing on the Allure in February 2016. It will be our second cruise on her.
Carnival Liberty New Year's Eve 2007
Liberty of the Seas 5/2008+11/2009
Allure 1/16/ 2011
Vision OTS 2-14-2015