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Forum: Belize Yesterday, 10:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 127
Posted By JimAOk1945
We were there in 2011. Before we left home, I had...

We were there in 2011. Before we left home, I had checked the weather forecast for our cruise and it said rain. The day we were in Belize started cloudy. We had packed collapsible umbrellas which I...
Forum: Holiday Exchange 2014 Yesterday, 09:44 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,916
Posted By JimAOk1945
This is our lovable and mischievous female...

This is our lovable and mischievous female Siamese, Dixie. Here she is checking out the toys and gifts under the tree. This picture was taken on her first Christmas with us and she was into...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International Yesterday, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,381
Posted By JimAOk1945
I like your attitude! :D I agree with you...

I like your attitude! :D I agree with you completely.

Don't let all the negatively spoil your experience. Although we have not cruised on the Oasis, we were faced with a similar dilemma about...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines Yesterday, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By JimAOk1945
I received both, first the call then the email. I...

I received both, first the call then the email. I said yes but it was a special occasion (our anniversary). My wife was delighted. I was blown away. Fantastic experience!
Forum: Alaska Yesterday, 12:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By JimAOk1945
I agree completely. Right now it is a very...

I agree completely. Right now it is a very special port because it is comparatively unspoiled. As time goes by . . . :(
Forum: Alaska November 26th, 2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By JimAOk1945
On our last Alaskan cruise, it was our favorite...

On our last Alaskan cruise, it was our favorite as well. We loved the fact that it was not as touristy as other ports.
Forum: Photo & Camera Discussions November 25th, 2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,001
Posted By JimAOk1945
My wife carries cameras and lens when we cruise....

My wife carries cameras and lens when we cruise. It's not unusual for her to take 2000 pictures or more. She sometimes shoots the same scene with different settings and modes. She enjoys what she...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 25th, 2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,016
Posted By JimAOk1945
We have cruised on RC four times with another...

We have cruised on RC four times with another booked for next year. We have enjoyed each of those cruises.

You might like to take a look at the slide shows my wife made for her website with some...
Forum: Alaska November 25th, 2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By JimAOk1945
Arrow New pier and Welcome Center being built at Icy Strait Point (Hoonah)

In case you haven't seen this yet, a new pier and Welcome Center is being built at Icy Strait Point. This is a wonderful port of call with a fairly "un-touristy" look that we really enjoyed.

You...
Forum: Holiday Exchange 2014 November 25th, 2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By JimAOk1945
My wife roasts our turkey upside down every year...

My wife roasts our turkey upside down every year for the entire cooking duration and covers it with foil. She buys a smoked turkey every year. Delicious! :D
Forum: Celebrity Cruises November 25th, 2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,024
Posted By JimAOk1945
We haven't cruised on Celebrity yet so can't...

We haven't cruised on Celebrity yet so can't comment on that. But we have cruised on Carnival four times and RC for times with another booked for next year. In my opinion, Royal Caribbean is a step...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 25th, 2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,033
Posted By JimAOk1945
I'll do that! Thanks again! :)

I'll do that! Thanks again! :)
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines November 25th, 2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,599
Posted By JimAOk1945
What a nice problem to have! I should be so...

What a nice problem to have! I should be so lucky! :D

What type of cabin will you have if you accept this offer?
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 24th, 2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,033
Posted By JimAOk1945
Windstar looks amazing! I love the idea of...

Windstar looks amazing! I love the idea of cruising on a ship that uses sails. Everything about it is fantastic! My wife would love it as well.

I appreciate your taking the time to reply and go...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 24th, 2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,033
Posted By JimAOk1945
Your experience sounds just like what we are...

Your experience sounds just like what we are looking for. What type of stateroom did you have? Do you have any pictures of your room and cruise that you care to share?
Forum: Alaska November 24th, 2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By JimAOk1945
We have been to Alaska twice on two different...

We have been to Alaska twice on two different cruise lines. On our 2nd cruise, we decided to walk around Ketchikan instead of booking an excursion. It was a very enjoyable day. No regrets at all.
...
Forum: Belize November 23rd, 2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By JimAOk1945
Lamanai is fantastic. My wife took some great...

Lamanai is fantastic. My wife took some great pictures including a crocodile and a monkey up in a tree. You might enjoy seeing the slide show she put together with some of her pictures for her...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines November 23rd, 2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,693
Posted By JimAOk1945
The ice skating shows are fantastic. If you're...

The ice skating shows are fantastic. If you're interested is seeing what the ice skating show at Christmas is like, take a look at the slide show my wife put together with pictures she took for her...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 23rd, 2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,970
Posted By JimAOk1945
Thanks for your min-review. It's too bad about...

Thanks for your min-review. It's too bad about missing Cozumel. That's one of our favorites.

We are booked on the Vision next year. It's good to hear such positives about the captain and crew.
...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 23rd, 2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,520
Posted By JimAOk1945
Unofficially, it starts the moment I book the...

Unofficially, it starts the moment I book the cruise! Officially, it starts with the "bong" as our cards are scanned and we get our embarkation picture taken. That big grin is something plastered on...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 23rd, 2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,033
Posted By JimAOk1945
This is a great question. We are also looking for...

This is a great question. We are also looking for the same type of experience. I have often remarked to my wife that our cruising experience would be much more enjoyable without the constant noise...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question November 23rd, 2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By JimAOk1945
We have cruised on the Carnival Conquest and the...

We have cruised on the Carnival Conquest and the Navigator of the Seas sister ship, Mariner of the Seas. We enjoyed both but I think Royal Caribbean has a slight edge when it comes to night life,...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines November 23rd, 2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,693
Posted By JimAOk1945
We enjoy trying different cruise lines. We have...

We enjoy trying different cruise lines. We have enjoyed each one that we have been on. As you can see, we have tried three different lines so far and plan to try a few more. We have enjoyed every RC...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 21st, 2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,354
Posted By JimAOk1945
We have cruised on Carnival, Princess, and Royal...

We have cruised on Carnival, Princess, and Royal Caribbean. RC gives us a better over all experience. We also enjoy the perks that come with staying in a full suite.

Happy cruising. It's a great...
Forum: Spain Ports November 19th, 2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By JimAOk1945
In the past, I have been very pleased with the...

In the past, I have been very pleased with the helpful advice received from the polite replies of the Cruise Critic community at large. Since I still have time to rebook to another hotel, I thought I...
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