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Many places that call themselves B&Bs in NYC...
Many places that call themselves B&Bs in NYC aren't legal. At that price, I'd be VERY suspicious.

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You may get more help on the Florida homeport...
You may get more help on the Florida homeport board.

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We did Dubrovnik (loved the audio guided walk on...
We did Dubrovnik (loved the audio guided walk on the old city walls) and Venice on our own.

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I bring the small sizes of shampoo and...
I bring the small sizes of shampoo and conditioner hotels provide, the travel size toothpaste the dentist gives us.
As make up items get clise to being used up, I set them aside for travel. On a...
I don't care for the look of sets. I do like to...
I don't care for the look of sets.
I do like to coordinate my jewelry in ways that probably no one else notices: if a necklace had a round pendant, I'd pick round earrings and a bracelet with round...
Reykjavik is very easy to explore on foot; there...
Reykjavik is very easy to explore on foot; there are several excellent museums and a free walking tour.
What are your other ports? We were in Iceland for 24 days last September.

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I also like researching insurance with...
I also like researching insurance with insuremytrip.
Renaissance went bankrupt 3 days before we were scheduled to leave on a cruise, so I'd never book insurance through the cruiseline. Fortunately,...
Fly into whichever airport offers the cheapest...
Fly into whichever airport offers the cheapest non-stop flights.
I agree with staying on Manhattan for NYC sightseeing.
If you want to visit Statue of Liberty, Tenement Museum, or go to the...
Of course, regardless of the law, one must still...
Of course, regardless of the law, one must still consider the physics of a potential car accident.
Every time DH refuses to use a seat belt in the back seat of someone else's car, I think of the CBS...
Rarely are those pre or post cruise packages a...
Rarely are those pre or post cruise packages a good deal.
I'd list what the package contains and do a little research into how much similar items would cost if arranged independently.

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We've only taken 2 R ship cruises, both in the...
We've only taken 2 R ship cruises, both in the Mediterranean.
DH, who gets motion sick, didn't have any problems, but he takes meclizine (generic Bonine) just to be sure.
We always pick a cabin as...
If you don't want to spend precious time standing...
If you don't want to spend precious time standing in line at TKTS, you can sign up for discount codes at playbill, theatermania, and broadwaybox.

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If your flight is international, plan to be at...
If your flight is international, plan to be at the airport 3 hours before your flight, 2 hours for a domestic flight. Allow an hour to get to the airport.
You can't pre-arrange a cab; just hail one...
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Straws work.

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DH gets motion sick, so we always pick cabins as...
DH gets motion sick, so we always pick cabins as low and midships as possible.
We couldn't risk that location, but it may not be a problem for you.

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IME, whatever is cheapest. Our last experience...
IME, whatever is cheapest. Our last experience was ORD-San Juan, not SEA.
We were able to find out what flights Oceania had chosen early enough to take the air credit and book non-stop flights for...
I bought cheap slip on sneakers. Sent from...
I bought cheap slip on sneakers.

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The OP's cruise was 2 years ago. Sent from...
The OP's cruise was 2 years ago.

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We were very happy with the Hotel Lleo in...
We were very happy with the Hotel Lleo in Barcelona. Great location, large rooms, moderate price, modern bathrooms, helpful front desk staff.
We live in Wisconsin, have cars with fobs, no...
We live in Wisconsin, have cars with fobs, no problems leaving the then 9 year old car in our garage for over a month last winter.
What temperature do you consider warm enough? ...
What temperature do you consider warm enough?
We love sitting in a hot tub in cool (even really cold) weather.
We've gone on lots of trips ranging from 3-8...
We've gone on lots of trips ranging from 3-8 weeks and our cars have been fine.
I'm 67, wear a size 8-10, but hate my...
I'm 67, wear a size 8-10, but hate my flap-in-the-breeze upper arms, so don't wear sleeveless.
Just my personal comfort level.
We've sailed on 3 of the small Oceania ships, but...
We've sailed on 3 of the small Oceania ships, but not that itinerary.
I usually wear a flowy skirt or silk/linen pants and a slightly dressy top.
If you list your ports, it will be easier for...
If you list your ports, it will be easier for posters to make recommendations.