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I too want to wish you the best for an amazing trip. It's been so fun reading your posts as you get ready for your voyage, and it was also so upsetting to read about the 'agency issue' that almost cost you your trip.
Did you ever get a cabin assignment? I'd love to know if they were able to upgrade you, even if it's just a little upgrade.
Hopefully you'll be able to post a little bit to let us know how things go.
Ryndam December 2000
Volendam January 2001
Veendam March 2002
Noordam March 2002
Noordam March 2003
Horizon March 2003
Volendam January 2004
Maasdam November 16, 2005
Volendam March 23, 2006
Westerdam November 12-26, 2006
Veendam November 4-18, 2007
Statendam December 27, 2008 New Years Cruise
HAL Noordam 10/8/14, 11 night Mediterranean
Carnival Splendor 4/18/14, 8 night Caribbean
HAL Nieuw Amsterdam 2/24/13, 14 day Caribbean
RCCL Navigator of the Seas 1/29/12 14 day Caribbean
Disney Dream 11/6/11 4 day Bahamas
HAL Noordam 9/5/11 20 day Mediterranean
HAL Noordam 2/15/11 10 day Southern Caribbean
Princess Crown Princess 8/22/10 12 day British Isles
HAL Noordam 1/24/2010 10 day Southern Caribbean
HAL Statendam 8/16/09 14 day BtoB Alaska
HAL Zuiderdam 1/28/09 So. Caribbean & Panama Canal
Hal Eurodam 8/29/08 -3 day NY Introduction
HAL Noordam 1/26/2008 Southern Caribbean
HAL Noordam 1/27/2007 Southern Caribbean
Carnival Legend Of The Seas 7/7/2006 Eastern Caribbean
RCCL Majesty Of The Seas 1/22/2000 Southern Caribbean
RCCL Majesty Of The Seas 2/14/1999 Western Caribbean
RCCL Monarch OF The Seas 6/7/1998 Eastern Caribbean
Carnival Inspiration 10/20/1996 Eastern Caribbean
Carnival Fascination 1994 Eastern Caribbean
Celebrity Horizon ?? Bermuda
Cunard QE2 1980's
Chandris Galileo 1980's
Chandris Amerikannis 1980's
Chandris Britannis 1980's
I just spotted this thread......what fun!
Thank you ALL for your nice greetings and wishes. That means a lot to me.
Several of you mentioned....come back and report.....well...here is my website where I will be reporting all along the way.....please do travel along WITH me: http://dreamcruise.kweenkaren.com/
Another question....cabin assignment....I finally received my cabin assignment....alas.....no upgrade. I was really hoping...but after all I am getting what I paid for and I am getting my trip. I will be happy right where I am....bottom, inside and what I could afford!! (a gift of a window surely would have been nice though! )
Brendis-Piraeus Jun 83 Greek Islands Jun 85 Piraeus-Venice Dec 85 Oosterdam-VA 5054-Alaska May 08 Westerdam-SA 7076-Alaska May 09 Westerdam-SA 7078-Caribbean (E&S) Feb 10
Nieuw Amsterdam-VF 8154-Caribbean (W) Nov 10
Oosterdam-SC 6166-Mexican Riviera Apr 11
Zuiderdam-SC 6166-Alaska Sept 11
Noordam-SB 7142-Caribbean (S) Mar 12
Nieuw Amsterdam-SC 6175-Caribbean (W) Nov 12
Westerdam-SA 7085-Caribbean (S) Dec 12
Zuiderdam-SC 5190-Alaska May 13
Zuiderdam-SC 6166-Panama Canal (PT) Nov 13
Westerdam-SC 5190-Alaska July 14
Westerdam-SS 6052-Alaska July 14
Nieuw Amsterdam-SB-5187-E/W Caribbean 7-21 Dec 13
Last edited by IRL_Joanie; September 15th, 2009 at 02:17 PM.