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Forum: Celebrity Cruises Yesterday, 05:05 PM
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Posted By fleckle
There is no way to predict in advance how the...

There is no way to predict in advance how the seas will be going around the horn. When we did it a few years ago we were prepared for the worst, having heard so many horror stories, but our sailing...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 25th, 2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By fleckle
You are correct. Some time back they changed the...

You are correct. Some time back they changed the original rules and made the old future cruise vouchers combinable with other offers.
So your friends should have no trouble using theirs on board to...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 24th, 2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,840
Posted By fleckle
Okay then, for starters here are a few things I...

Okay then, for starters here are a few things I would rather have than additional laundry coupons, and they would cost the cruise line very little or nothing at all.

Some time ago there was a...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 23rd, 2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,840
Posted By fleckle
You are right. As much as we like Celebrity, we...

You are right. As much as we like Celebrity, we continue to book other cruise lines from time to time for any of a number of different reasons.

We do appreciate and enjoy loyalty perks, but...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 23rd, 2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,951
Posted By fleckle
It is on the Summit deck plans, on deck 5 but...

It is on the Summit deck plans, on deck 5 but easy to overlook because it says BLU in small letters.

http://cruise-deals.us/content/Decks/DeckImageUrl/CEL_SM_05_Vert.png

Look down close to the...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 23rd, 2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By fleckle
The March 1 Silhouette cruise is currently sold...

The March 1 Silhouette cruise is currently sold out.

You can keep checking, either on the Celebrity website or other travel websites, to see if anything should open up at the last minute.
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 23rd, 2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,689
Posted By fleckle
Really not just yours. A lot of people will...

Really not just yours. A lot of people will have the same issue when they travel with friends and/or other family members where some of them want to book suites and others don't.

The people who...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 23rd, 2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,656
Posted By fleckle
TAs often advertise perks that actually come from...

TAs often advertise perks that actually come from the cruise line.
Book with us and we will give you A, B, C and D, when A, B, and C are perks that you will get anyway even if you do not book with...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 22nd, 2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,030
Posted By fleckle
That is exactly the way it worked for friends of...

That is exactly the way it worked for friends of ours when their debit card was compromised.
A number of fraudulent purchases were made on the card before they even realized what had happened.
...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 22nd, 2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 14,427
Posted By fleckle
Yes, on Celebrity ships the current time is...

Yes, on Celebrity ships the current time is displayed on the telephone in the cabin and you can set wakeup calls on the telephone, for whatever times you want them.

I also like to set reminder...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 22nd, 2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 682
Posted By fleckle
Here is a link back to an old thread about it ...

Here is a link back to an old thread about it from 10 years ago

Theme music for Celebrity - Cruise Critic Message Board Forums (http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=154319)
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 20th, 2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,352
Posted By fleckle
Another way is to make friends with someone who...

Another way is to make friends with someone who has an internet package with lots of excess minutes. :D
There are always passengers with big internet packages who end up on the last day of the...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 20th, 2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,022
Posted By fleckle
It is the AJ Dock, about a mile from town. ...

It is the AJ Dock, about a mile from town.
There is usually a shuttle bus available, if you don't want to walk.
Although that location is considered the least desirable of the Juneau cruise docks,...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 18th, 2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,761
Posted By fleckle
Yes, very definitely can believe that. One of...

Yes, very definitely can believe that.
One of the biggest problems with the Celebrity website is that it is so inconsistent.
It has been that way for years.

A feature that has been working well...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 18th, 2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,141
Posted By fleckle
Same answers here, but I would suggest that you...

Same answers here, but I would suggest that you get keys to their cabin as well so that all of you have keys to both cabins.

You may never need to use the extra keys to their cabin, but it is...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 18th, 2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 994
Posted By fleckle
Another bad thing about a Celebrity cruise is the...

Another bad thing about a Celebrity cruise is the bread basket that they place on the dinner table each night, with those wonderful bread sticks.

Despite my good intentions of asking the waiter to...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 18th, 2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By fleckle
It depends on what the obstruction is. They...

It depends on what the obstruction is.
They usually indicate that a cabin is partially obstructed if there is a lifeboat protruding out immediately below the balcony blocking the downward view or if...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 18th, 2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 994
Posted By fleckle
The most difficult challenge is trying to walk...

The most difficult challenge is trying to walk past Cafe Al Bacio quickly without stopping, especially on days when they have any of your favorites displayed in their big glass case.
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 17th, 2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,519
Posted By fleckle
If I were a cabin steward and found an unopened...

If I were a cabin steward and found an unopened bottle of champagne or wine that a passenger had left behind, it seems it would be easiest and most sensible to leave it for the next passengers and...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 17th, 2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,747
Posted By fleckle
...but it says " An 18% service charge will be...

...but it says " An 18% service charge will be added to Soda, Wine, Water, Classic and Premium Package prices at checkout."

Looks like you pay it either way, regardless of whether they call it a...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 17th, 2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,057
Posted By fleckle
That's a great way to do it. Even better,...

That's a great way to do it.

Even better, taking a Princess cruise northbound you can include a Prince William Sound tour at Whittier, and then additionally enjoy a wonderful Kenai Fjords tour at...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 17th, 2015, 03:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By fleckle
It is easier if you check it in as luggage. ...

It is easier if you check it in as luggage.

Pick up some luggage tags at the pier, write your cabin number on each, peel off the paper backing to expose the adhesive and press the labels on to...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 16th, 2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 844
Posted By fleckle
We also used SPB tours and were very pleased. ...

We also used SPB tours and were very pleased.

It seems that just about everyone on Cruise Critic who has used any of the recommended private tour operators for St. Petersburg has been happy with...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 16th, 2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,968
Posted By fleckle
Although we have nowhere near the number of...

Although we have nowhere near the number of cruises of Arno, that has also been our experience on back-to-back cruises.

They just give all the back-to-back passengers the extra minutes as an...
Forum: Celebrity Cruises February 16th, 2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,519
Posted By fleckle
The passengers on the next cruise got it and...

The passengers on the next cruise got it and thought it was a lovely gesture on the part of the cabin steward. :D



When flowers appear on the second day of the cruise (which is often the first...
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