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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 21st, 2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By maryred
It may have something to do with all the sob...

It may have something to do with all the sob stories that people posted when they over purchased the cruise cash (when it first came out 2 yrs ago) and were unaware that that unlike FunShip dollars...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 20th, 2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By maryred
On the Dream last month my relatives gifted me...

On the Dream last month my relatives gifted me about $150 in Cruise Cash since we were sailing to celebrate our 25th anniversary. Because they put under my name it went on my folio only which caused...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 20th, 2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,134
Posted By maryred
No gift tag on our water last month on the Dream...

No gift tag on our water last month on the Dream just the welcome back letter taped to the cap. So there are various ways they will indicate the bottle is free to drink.
Also ours was not in our...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 20th, 2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By maryred
Yes if you booked direct with Carnival yourself...

Yes if you booked direct with Carnival yourself or through their PVPs. You just call your contact number on your booking confirmation email and tell them you wish to pre-pay the cabin's gratuities...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 20th, 2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By maryred
@cadamsom Yes it can be used to pay for any...

@cadamsom
Yes it can be used to pay for any services or purchases on the ship except for new bookings at the loyalty desk. But here's the catch with the Cruise Cash it is use all or lose the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 20th, 2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,050
Posted By maryred
For you late seating diners that feel left out of...

For you late seating diners that feel left out of the show times or feel rushed through dinner to get good seats, it's because your entertainment (excluding the last 2 comedy show times) is scheduled...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 19th, 2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 958
Posted By maryred
I have sailed both the Pride (& her sister ship...

I have sailed both the Pride (& her sister ship the Miracle) and the Splendor. Both ships have their pros and cons IMHO.

Pride:
First off getting from the central Jersey Shore was problematic on...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 19th, 2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 902
Posted By maryred
You can try to but don't be surprised if port...

You can try to but don't be surprised if port security confiscates the bottles, which if handled politely will be returned to you in the naughty room at disembarkation.
It really depends on the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 16th, 2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,787
Posted By maryred
Just to add hoping to avoid future confusion on...

Just to add hoping to avoid future confusion on the part of some, Early Saver is not a given by booking in advance. It is a rate you must choose, anywhere from 2-6 rates will be given as an option...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 7th, 2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By maryred
Carnival has no problem accepting them, BUT... ...

Carnival has no problem accepting them, BUT...

It depends on the terms of use from the issuer of the card. Many credit card gift cards no longer can be used for travel related spending accounts...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 6th, 2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,064
Posted By maryred
I guess we all will have to wait to start...

I guess we all will have to wait to start planning for Vista's short visit to the Big Apple.
The OP seems to contrast the reliable rumors I have heard:

Carnival Vista 2016

Oct 21 2016 : 13...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 6th, 2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By maryred
From what I understand about the program since it...

From what I understand about the program since it was re-vamped in end of Nov/beginning of Dec'14 is that regardless if you buy it embarkation day or the next for all departure ports excluding TX you...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 5th, 2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By maryred
Most of the GTY rates have a no-change clause or...

Most of the GTY rates have a no-change clause or charge a significant penalty to in essence cancel the existing booking(s) and start over. You really need to call to speak directly with your booking...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 27th, 2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By maryred
Available for those that drink a lot of soda or...

Available for those that drink a lot of soda or juices (bottled water is not included) is the Bottomless Bubbles sticker at a charge of $6.90 (adult) or $5.18 (17 & younger) per day + possibly the...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question May 6th, 2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,511
Posted By maryred
Those 3 cruise lines are more similar than...

Those 3 cruise lines are more similar than different. All offer some version of "freestyle", "my time", or "anytime" dinning. All 3 have entertainment that is becoming more and more a version of...
Forum: First Time Cruisers May 5th, 2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,996
Posted By maryred
Sorry no answers about the ports.

Sorry no answers about the ports.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 4th, 2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,871
Posted By maryred
The written facts "Cloud 9 Spa Ships ...

The written facts
"Cloud 9 Spa
Ships
Carnival Splendor
Carnival Dream
Carnival Magic
Carnival Breeze
Carnival Sunshine

The Cloud 9 Spa and Spa Accommodations boast an impressive 40,000...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 1st, 2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,350
Posted By maryred
Another vote for the main dinning room. Basically...

Another vote for the main dinning room. Basically for 4 reasons...
1) Most of the time, during the embarkation process, you are requested to remain on the Lido deck or other upper decks (at least...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 27th, 2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,333
Posted By maryred
Here was my recent experience (disembarked the...

Here was my recent experience (disembarked the Splendor on 4/23/2013 in NYC). On board Marlboro Lights were $75/2 cartons or $160/ 5 cartons, we went to Bermuda so in port the cigarettes were just as...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 9th, 2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,566
Posted By maryred
Yes you can choose to "charge" against your S&S...

Yes you can choose to "charge" against your S&S account and it will be added as an Entertainment charge for whatever amount you request at the machine. You could also charge the S&S account from the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 9th, 2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 928
Posted By maryred
Let me see if I have this straight... Your...

Let me see if I have this straight...
Your aprox. arrival time to GT show as 9am under "Manage my cruise".
The Carnival excursion page, when accessing "plan activities" under "Manage my cruise" ...
Forum: Bermuda April 9th, 2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,001
Posted By maryred
SailBadtheSinner, Thank you that link is...

SailBadtheSinner,
Thank you that link is prefect as it gives the information about how to get to the bay. We knew about the the BUIE and the FantaSea whale watching tour boats, but their schedules...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 7th, 2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 903
Posted By maryred
Hope this clarifies your questions.

Hope this clarifies your questions.
Forum: Bermuda April 7th, 2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,001
Posted By maryred
Spring Whale Migration

Any other cruisers have experience with seeing the humpback whales either from the cruise ship or viewing them from the shores of Bermuda in April? Even if you have not personally seen them from...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 6th, 2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,566
Posted By maryred
Yes the card does track your credits, both the...

Yes the card does track your credits, both the dollars inputted and won, on the machine as dollar amount when you do a balance inquiry. Say you start with $20 in the a quarter slot machine that is...
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