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Forum: Cunard Line November 18th, 2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,566
Posted By pris993
Thanks...

Thanks...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 17th, 2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By pris993
Like you I don't care about insuring the trip, I...

Like you I don't care about insuring the trip, I only want to cover accident/ medical costs and getting home if something happens... Travel Guard - Business Travel annual coverage will cover these...
Forum: East Coast Departures November 16th, 2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By pris993
Appreciate your help, ship returns on October...

Appreciate your help, ship returns on October 11.. thinking of stay 2 night October 11 and 12th, returning on October 13th. Ship leaves on September 27, a Sunday, we could ago ahead of times as...
Forum: East Coast Departures November 16th, 2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By pris993
Just booked cruise, not til late Sept/October...

Just booked cruise, not til late Sept/October 2015, just starting to do some research. Appreciate your quick responses.

Budget - would guess looking for hotel around $300 a night. We...
Forum: Cunard Line November 16th, 2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,566
Posted By pris993
Does soft drink package include club soda or...

Does soft drink package include club soda or seltzer water?
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 16th, 2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By pris993
We self insured for years... by that I mean no...

We self insured for years... by that I mean no insurance. We are 82 and 67.
We have cruised and traveled since the early 1980s.

Started purchasing insurance a few years back, but don't do...
Forum: Cunard Line November 16th, 2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,913
Posted By pris993
Just booked the OM2 for 9/27/15... your review...

Just booked the OM2 for 9/27/15... your review and some recent pictures of the ship motivated me to do so. Looking forward to a nice trip and a beautiful ship.
Forum: East Coast Departures November 16th, 2014, 01:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By pris993
New York Marriott At Brooklyn Bridge

We are considering the New York Marriott at Brooklyn Bridge. Thinking of staying one night before taking the QM2 from Brooklyn on a 14 day cruise to Canada and back, then staying here 2 days after...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 15th, 2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,074
Posted By pris993
We are independent travelers, i.e., we always...

We are independent travelers, i.e., we always arrange for a private transfer. So we indicate that on our paper work and request the time we wish to get off, usually get it.

The truth is (unless...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 11th, 2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,747
Posted By pris993
We don't do bus tours generally but if it is an...

We don't do bus tours generally but if it is an issue to you, get back to the bus early, first come first serve, then it will not be a problem for you. Very easy. :)
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 11th, 2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By pris993
We have done a number of holy land cruises,...

We have done a number of holy land cruises, mainly because we have family there and it is an easy way for older folks like us to travel there, my DH is 82, I am 67.

We just returned from a...
Forum: Cunard Line November 8th, 2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 904
Posted By pris993
I avoid sugar, starches, grains, and fruit for...

I avoid sugar, starches, grains, and fruit for the most part. Just completed a 14 day cruise.... not difficult to do at all.

Enjoyed salads, soups and non starchy vegetables, plus eggs, fish,...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 5th, 2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 803
Posted By pris993
The best for us is Romecabs.com 130 euros plus...

The best for us is Romecabs.com 130 euros plus tip each way, used 3 times. Would not do it any other way.
Forum: Cunard Line November 4th, 2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By pris993
This problem is not unique to Cunard, happens on...

This problem is not unique to Cunard, happens on a lot of cruise ship lines... I have also found, international hotels are not much better... have tried mailing cards from Hiltons with mixed results.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 4th, 2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 663
Posted By pris993
With your comment about Cental Park and...

With your comment about Cental Park and Boardwalk... assume you are on a RCCL ship. Since you are suggesting you want to spent a lot of time day and evenings out on deck.

We have done a few...
Forum: Cunard Line November 3rd, 2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,913
Posted By pris993
Enjoyed your review, we were 1st timers on the...

Enjoyed your review, we were 1st timers on the Queen Victoria a few years back, enjoyed so much we booked OV again within 6 months. Seriously considering the OM2 for an special cruise in a year or...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 2nd, 2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,477
Posted By pris993
Forgot to answer your question, yes we always...

Forgot to answer your question, yes we always travel with duck tape, often use to seal our suitcases, just in case and makes it harder for anyone to get inside that is not suppose to.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 2nd, 2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,477
Posted By pris993
Glad you removed when you left, we had a cabin we...

Glad you removed when you left, we had a cabin we could not cool down, it was like a spa... turned out the vent system had two filters in it probably used to assist another passenger with a problem...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises November 1st, 2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,255
Posted By pris993
Very strange post. I would never assume a...

Very strange post.

I would never assume a cabin steward drank part of a drink either.... after 50+ cruises on 9 different lines over 30 years.... this just does not make sense.

Once we had a...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 30th, 2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 752
Posted By pris993
Read the reviews on Cruise critic on the Spirit. ...

Read the reviews on Cruise critic on the Spirit. To tell you the truth, Mediterranean cruises are less about the ships and more about the ports. Most are very port intensive, you will be in port...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 30th, 2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 752
Posted By pris993
First off, I can tell you - you will not be sorry...

First off, I can tell you - you will not be sorry you decided to go to the Mediterranean. My DH and I first did a Mediterranean cruise, in l989, we are now 82/67. We have done a dozen or more. We...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 29th, 2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,258
Posted By pris993
Never, not worth it and now with flights so full...

Never, not worth it and now with flights so full for international travel, one day in advance is not enough.... just went through watching to see if Air France returned from a strike so we would not...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 27th, 2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,171
Posted By pris993
Followup with the urologist the hospital...

Followup with the urologist the hospital recommended. If the hospital did not do an xray, the urologist will order one. Then you will know what you face.
Forum: Cunard Line October 27th, 2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,691
Posted By pris993
No doubt Cunard is bitter than Princess. We are...

No doubt Cunard is bitter than Princess. We are elite on Princess, the ballroom on Princess does not compare, wish it did.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 26th, 2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,796
Posted By pris993
We booked the NCL Jade a couple of years ago,...

We booked the NCL Jade a couple of years ago, because it had 3 days in Israel. We had not been on NCL in 10 years, stopped booking NCL when it introduce Freestyle. So when we booked we realized the...
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