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Forum: First Time Cruisers Today, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By tak81288
Yes. You can bring your own soap.

Yes. You can bring your own soap.
Forum: First Time Cruisers Today, 10:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By tak81288
Avoid cruising during school breaks,...

Avoid cruising during school breaks, holidays...etc...if you can. We have literally saved thousands by cruising while school is in session because the prices tend to be lower.

I know due to...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question February 24th, 2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,000
Posted By tak81288
Try a short 3-4 day cruise around Memorial Day...

Try a short 3-4 day cruise around Memorial Day weekend.

Have fun!
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question February 14th, 2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By tak81288
It was uppers 70s-mid 80s when I traveled around...

It was uppers 70s-mid 80s when I traveled around that time of the year. It rained a little in Grand Cayman, but it didn't last long.

I wouldn't worry about the weather too much for March, but...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question February 14th, 2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By tak81288
Where are you headed?

Where are you headed?
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 29th, 2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,536
Posted By tak81288
This has never happened to me, but I am assuming...

This has never happened to me, but I am assuming they would be able to verify who you are by your picture ID (assuming you still have your DL or something with you) and you could go from there.
...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question January 12th, 2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,633
Posted By tak81288
I create a list of things and outfits I want to...

I create a list of things and outfits I want to take about a month before the cruise. This list may be tweaked a few times over that month and I will double check my closets, drawers..etc..to make...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 6th, 2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By tak81288
Just in own person experience, I have found some...

Just in own person experience, I have found some of the popular excursions that have limited availablity sometimes do sell out a few weeks before setting sail. I haven't seen an excursion that sold...
Forum: First Time Cruisers January 6th, 2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,941
Posted By tak81288
I would just set up meeting places and times. ...

I would just set up meeting places and times.

We DID bring some along on our first cruise because someone suggested that for us. They never even left our luggage. We found that it would have...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question January 6th, 2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,077
Posted By tak81288
Yes. Each passenger can carry on 12 bottles/cans...

Yes. Each passenger can carry on 12 bottles/cans (not to exceed 20oz each) of non alcoholic beverage and each passenger who is 21+ years of age can bring on a bottle of wine (750ml).

Have a great...
Forum: First Time Cruisers December 12th, 2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,526
Posted By tak81288
From the OP first post, it appears that she is...

From the OP first post, it appears that she is planning over year in advance and isn't getting married until 2015.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 20th, 2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By tak81288
I can't tell you how much to bring, but will...

I can't tell you how much to bring, but will advise to bring more than what you think. You can always bring money back home and deposit back into your account.

A lot of people on here budget...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 14th, 2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,763
Posted By tak81288
I like to experience any port stop at least one...

I like to experience any port stop at least one time, so in my opinion, I think it is worth it for you to get off the ship if you have never been there before.

I would grab a guide book, look at...
Forum: First Time Cruisers November 12th, 2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,731
Posted By tak81288
double post

double post
Forum: First Time Cruisers November 12th, 2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,731
Posted By tak81288
what cruise line? Some cruiselines are more...

what cruise line? Some cruiselines are more formal than others.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 6th, 2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,791
Posted By tak81288
Carnival would be great for teens. They don't...

Carnival would be great for teens. They don't have rock climbing walls, ice skating rinks..etc (you have to go on Royal for that)...But they do have a teen program, water slides, sports area,...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question October 5th, 2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,645
Posted By tak81288
I don't know what thread you are referring to,...

I don't know what thread you are referring to, but that doesn't really matter. Maybe the poster's mind wasn't really made up, but it is possible that they did research outside of cruise critic.They...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question September 10th, 2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,701
Posted By tak81288
So far, we have always headed straight to the...

So far, we have always headed straight to the airport to get home. I have done pre-cruise activities for a few days, but haven't done anything post-cruise as of yet.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 4th, 2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By tak81288
Oh yeah. I also agree about the Bahamas. That was...

Oh yeah. I also agree about the Bahamas. That was our first stop and the weather was in the 60s. Maybe reached 70 when it was time to leave. I wore a light jacket. We were leaving behind 30 degree...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 4th, 2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By tak81288
It's will be hard to say, but I have cruised last...

It's will be hard to say, but I have cruised last January right after the holidays and the crowd was probably the oldest and most sedate crowd I have ever had on Carnival. (It was a 7 day Eastern...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 3rd, 2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,342
Posted By tak81288
Great! Thanks fo the info! I figured things...

Great! Thanks fo the info! I figured things probably had changed at FLL.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 3rd, 2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,342
Posted By tak81288
I think it depends on which port. At FLL, at...

I think it depends on which port. At FLL, at check in, we told them we wanted a cash account but had to wait until we got on the ship to put it on the card. However, I haven't sailed out ouf FLL in...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question September 2nd, 2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 409
Posted By tak81288
I would plan on packing a couple of pairs of...

I would plan on packing a couple of pairs of jeans/long pants just in case for the cooler days along with some long sleeve shirts or at least a zip up hoodie or something that can easily go over...
Forum: First Time Cruisers August 3rd, 2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,258
Posted By tak81288
In everyday life, I actually prefer print books,...

In everyday life, I actually prefer print books, however, when traveling, I take an E-reader because it takes up less space, I don't really have to worry about weight issues...etc...

Yes, there...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question August 3rd, 2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,202
Posted By tak81288
Hi! This article on sums up the smoking...

Hi!

This article on sums up the smoking policies of each cruise line and you can also find the smoking polices listed on the cruise line websites themselves.

I have been on cruises where they...
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