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Old January 22nd, 2013, 09:34 PM
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Greetings to all of you. My DH and I have been retired for 15 years now and we cruise twice a year. Next month will be #30. Celebrity is our cruise line of choice and for the last few years it is the only line we choose. We have never had a bad cruise.

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Old March 2nd, 2013, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by iiiisx349 View Post
i am planning a cruise for early next year. i am over 55 and wondering what ship is the best one. also wondering if its safe nowdays for a woman to travel alone?
We have met many women traveling alone on cruises and they all seem to think that it's a very safe way to travel alone. The "best" ship depends on the itinerary you are considering but you might start looking at Celebrity and Princess. Whatever you decide, after you have booked, go to the "Roll Call" section here on Cruise Critic and look for your specific cruise. You will be able to meet fellow cruisers ahead of time and join activities both onboard and in port. Suddenly, you won't be traveling alone!

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Old February 17th, 2014, 10:50 AM
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Location: Southern New Jersey
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Default Age of the mind

Although my body has it's issues, my mind is getting younger each year.
So many things are better and more fun with age I find. I got my first tattoo at age 50, since then I've gotten a few more including 2 just last year when I was 61. Now at age 62 I'll be taking my first cruise and very much looking forward to it. In fact have 2 booked for this year, one in March and one in Oct....very excited to start this new experience!

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Old Today, 04:49 PM
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Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: San Antonio
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I am a 86-yr old widower, a solo cruiser, use a walker, and last December, had more fun in one week, than I had in over 3 years! :-)
05-07-2000 Ryndam
12-08-2013 Navigator of the Seas
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