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Old February 8th, 2013, 05:11 PM
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I'm thinking about getting some RRs for our crusie in March.. Has anyone used them on NCL recently out of Miami?

As a side note, I didn't know liquor wasn't allowed and on my last cruise a few years ago, I got one of those big bottles (plastic) of Vodka on thru my checked luggage, I guess that was just luck!
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Old February 8th, 2013, 09:37 PM
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I have used Daisani water bottles for several years with no problems and they are a lot stronger than the rum runners.

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Old March 29th, 2013, 03:46 PM
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What are Rum Runners?
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Old March 30th, 2013, 07:08 AM
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Rum runners are collapsible containers to smuggle alcohol on board in your luggage if needed. They either work great or security just doesn't check luggage very thoroughly. Supposedly do not show up on X-ray. We have used them quite a few times.


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http://i999.photobucket.com/albums/a...RumRunners.jpg
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We love our rum runners and use them every cruise. As a matter of fact just ordered a new set cause the old ones were beat up. They have never leaked but no need to chance it. We put the small ones in out pockets (cargo shorts) as the metal detectors do not pick them up, and well we are a redneck couple (good ole southern men) so we pack our cowboy boots. We always place the large rum runners in the boots in our checked luggage.
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What are Rum Runners?

Check them out here....

http://www.rumrunnerflasks.com/


Good Luck!!! You won't be dissappointed...

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Old April 3rd, 2013, 04:51 PM
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Never had a problem with RR's. Have used the "water bottle" trick in a couple of ports too - and that was fine.

Hopefully with Princess' new crack down on confiscating and destroying liquor, the RRs will still sail through!
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anyone tried RR on Aussie P and O?
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I actually use a couple RR's for carrying mouthwash in my checked baggage. I trust them as they won't leak.

A switch on putting whiskey into a mouthwash bottle.

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I have been using Rum Runner products on cruise ships (mostly Princess) for 6 or 7 years. I only bring enough for one drink a night in my room while getting ready for dinner. Never have I been caught. Prior to using the rum runners, always brought a small bottle, and again, was never caught. Not so on a recent trip on the Oasis of the Seas (RCI). Was asked to go to the luggage hold after boarding. Crew was nice and when I explained that it was merely white wine in one bag they let me go....with the bag of wine. It may be the newer detection systems on the RCCI ship, as I have never been asked or stopped on Princess. I just wish you could buy a bottle, even at the ships prices, on board to keep in your room.
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Now back to "The Bold and the Rum-Runners", already in progress...

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I have been using Rum Runner products on cruise ships (mostly Princess) for 6 or 7 years. I only bring enough for one drink a night in my room while getting ready for dinner. Never have I been caught. Prior to using the rum runners, always brought a small bottle, and again, was never caught. Not so on a recent trip on the Oasis of the Seas (RCI). Was asked to go to the luggage hold after boarding. Crew was nice and when I explained that it was merely white wine in one bag they let me go....with the bag of wine. It may be the newer detection systems on the RCCI ship, as I have never been asked or stopped on Princess. I just wish you could buy a bottle, even at the ships prices, on board to keep in your room.
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I don't understand why this post is on the "gay and lesbian forum". You might get a better response elsewhere.

Now if you were to ask about the dangers of smuggling XTC onboard, etc., that would belong on this forum.
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You know, these "how much booze can I sneak onboard?" conversations have been ongoing on CC for years.

Now, we know for a fact that somebody at Princess, at least, reads at least some of these boards. And that over the past year Princess has really tightened its rules. So a qualified thanks goes out to those of you who've loudly flouted the rules. I'm not saying that there's necessarily a cause and effect, but...

Next up? Discussions of how to smoke weed onboard without getting busted?
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We are sailing out of NOLA soon and bought some rum runners, the plan is to pack them in our checked suitcases rolled up in jeans, inside boots, toiletry bags, etc. I am also debating putting one in my carry-on bag in my make-up bag b/c its so full of crap with small tops I can't imagine they could see it.

I guess we will see what happens, life on the edge right haha!
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