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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 7th, 2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,939
Posted By ferfoodle
I also agree with the OP and others. The new...

I also agree with the OP and others. The new layout for searching looks "prettier" but is not user friendly - in the least. I hate it. It is slow and not conducive to looking at multiple cruises at...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 6th, 2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,357
Posted By ferfoodle
Peculiar that several of these ships have been in...

Peculiar that several of these ships have been in dry dock or built (Breeze) since the Liberty was last in dry dock in October 2011. Think she is probably well due by now - yet not on the list.
Forum: Cruise News February 2nd, 2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,300
Posted By ferfoodle
Well, I stand corrected about human to human...

Well, I stand corrected about human to human contact: http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-02-02/first-case-of-sexually-transmitted-zika-confirmed

However, this isn't an airborne transfer, so...
Forum: Cruise News January 31st, 2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,300
Posted By ferfoodle
As far as everyone knows, Zika is only contacted...

As far as everyone knows, Zika is only contacted by getting bitten by infected mosquitos. Measures can be taken to avoid being bitten; therefore, the cruise lines will continue sailing there. Now if...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 31st, 2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,049
Posted By ferfoodle
I loved my Princess cruise, easily one of my top...

I loved my Princess cruise, easily one of my top two cruises to date. But to say "everything is much better on Princess" is a little overstated. Every Carnival ship I have been on has better...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question January 24th, 2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 899
Posted By ferfoodle
I can't help with most of your questions, but...

I can't help with most of your questions, but FYI:
http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/turkey-travel-warning.html

There is an active travel advisory for Turkey from the US...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 24th, 2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By ferfoodle
This is what Carnival has about it:...

This is what Carnival has about it: http://secure.carnival.com/journeys.aspx?icid=CC_journeys-footer_3289

Basically last Spring, Carnival re-named all cruises 9 days or longer to Journey Cruises....
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 18th, 2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,175
Posted By ferfoodle
Interesting. Before "staggered check-in" began a...

Interesting. Before "staggered check-in" began a few months ago, Carnival would send out this same type of email to everyone too (including platinum and FTTF). And of course everyone on CC would say...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 18th, 2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,353
Posted By ferfoodle
The main thing taught to everyone who reads this...

The main thing taught to everyone who reads this thread: A kiosk = a Customer Service Representative.

OP chose to resolve his issue of his AMEX card not working with an electronic CR. Had he gone...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 18th, 2016, 12:43 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,353
Posted By ferfoodle
Perhaps, and I quote you, "I won't sleep until...

Perhaps, and I quote you, "I won't sleep until Carnival goes bankrupt!" might just be a clue why some people think you do have a personal vendetta. Just saying:rolleyes:
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 16th, 2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By ferfoodle
OBC may only be used on board. To pre-pay for...

OBC may only be used on board. To pre-pay for anything, a credit card or gift card is required. You may see how much OBC you have by viewing your cruise documents under manage my cruise. It will be...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 16th, 2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 559
Posted By ferfoodle
Not. Irons and steamers are the very first item...

Not. Irons and steamers are the very first item on Carnival's "restricted item list" and will be confiscated.

https://help.carnival.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/2261
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,298
Posted By ferfoodle
The MDR (Main Dining Room) is the sit down,...

The MDR (Main Dining Room) is the sit down, waiter/waitress places a napkin in your lap and hands you the evening menu. They will also bring everything you order to the table. There are 2 main dining...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By ferfoodle
Stayed in #2322 on the Magic last Spring. It is...

Stayed in #2322 on the Magic last Spring. It is just 2 doors forward of #2330. This is a quiet location under the MDR. Loved the location as it is closed to the mid-ship elevators and very easy to...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,298
Posted By ferfoodle
Yes. The Glory has 2 main dining rooms - the...

Yes. The Glory has 2 main dining rooms - the Golden (forward) and the Platinum (aft) dining rooms. They are each 2 decks high (decks 3&4) and the galley is located between the two. Unless it changes...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,298
Posted By ferfoodle
FWIW, I have never had bad service with YTD. ...

FWIW, I have never had bad service with YTD.

Service aside, I have read many reviews in the review section as well as many posts on the boards here where people did not like set dining times....
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By ferfoodle
cruisetimetables.com or cruisett.com ...

cruisetimetables.com

or

cruisett.com

I prefer the 1st one.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 10th, 2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By ferfoodle
IMO - spend the money on the memories, not the...

IMO - spend the money on the memories, not the accommodation.

We vacationed in a camper in Mexico when I was six. Couldn't tell you anything about that camper. We saw whales - I still can see...
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question January 3rd, 2016, 07:03 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,100
Posted By ferfoodle
Very similar to my MIL (also 71). Her whole life...

Very similar to my MIL (also 71). Her whole life afraid to get in the water, but okay looking at it. I took her on her first cruise this past spring. She was leary...but LOVED IT. She wants to go...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 3rd, 2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,816
Posted By ferfoodle
How about the bathroom: 1. stepping over...

How about the bathroom:

1. stepping over the lip into the bathroom
2. the powerful "whoosh" sound when you flush
3. that shower curtain - enough said

Using the bathroom at home is usually...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 2nd, 2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By ferfoodle
Catchy tune! Thanks for sharing. Just so...

Catchy tune! Thanks for sharing.

Just so you know, a lot of people won't open links from first time posters. I didn't. I simply went to youtube and put in "Cruise Ship Crazy" and the video came...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines December 31st, 2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,996
Posted By ferfoodle
This was my very thought when I opened this...

This was my very thought when I opened this thread!

OP - welcome to the Dark side;) - I'm sure you are aware that the Breeze has Cove balconies. Although I haven't been on the Breeze yet, I was...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines December 31st, 2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,027
Posted By ferfoodle
Because it is part of the "tag law" very similar...

Because it is part of the "tag law" very similar to the "label law" (where it is a crime to remove the label from pillows and mattresses.) Just don't cut the tag and you'll be fine.;)
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines December 28th, 2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,703
Posted By ferfoodle
You can use gift cards to purchase anything that...

You can use gift cards to purchase anything that will be listed in your purchased services (called pre-sales itemized charges on the invoice in your booking info). This includes insurance.

Bon...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines December 26th, 2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 630
Posted By ferfoodle
You won't be able to buy Carnival Transfers to...

You won't be able to buy Carnival Transfers to IAH with flights that leave before 1:30pm and transfer services through them begin at 10:00am (and they wait for a full bus before they take off.) Even...
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