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Drum Roll Please: Announcing the 2016 Cruisers' Choice Awards!
Once again, your cruise voice is loud and clear! Here are your choices for the best experiences at sea:
Yes you can. We just did this a few weeks ago for our friends. Call Princess directly (1800princess)and talk to a rep. They can take the order over the phone and charge your credit card. Request them to send you an e-mail confirmation of the purchase. You will need to know the Ship name, departure date & last & frist name of passengers.
I also learned from the rep that you can send place an order even after the start of their cruise.
Sounds like a good idea. Is this how TAs send gifts or did they use a service?
Patty the Cruisin' Chick (may all your cruises be smooth sailin')
Hoping for another trip to the land of Aloha!
Carnival Jubilee - Mex. Riv.; Sensation - W. Caribb.; Holiday (2Xs) - Baja; Paradise - E Caribb; Ecstasy - Baja; Star Princess - Mex. Riv.; Sapphire Princess - Alaska; Island Princess - Hawaii; Golden Princess - Hawaii (one of the best cruises ever!!!!); another Golden Princess -- Hawaii
Not to be too corny......but, I love when I arrive at my cabin and there's a gift waiting for me.
Once, it was basket of fruit. Once, it was chips and salsa Once, it was stuffed animals Once, it was "Happy Birthday" banner/room decor. and cake Once, it was flowers Once, it was canapes Many times it's wine and a cheese plate
No matter what you order, there's plenty of it.
Horton holding Horton the Elephant
November 16, 2016 - Panama Canal - Island Princess
December 2, 2017 - Hawaii - Carnival Miracle
April 27, 2018 - Alaska - Emerald Princess
Me too. I used to order the kids the Princess teddy bears - but it loses a lot when the kids just get a gift card to come down to the gift shop and pick it out - so now I just take them and let them pick something special out. Somehow not the same for a 10 YO or younger.
Grand Princess - Alaska - 8/17 -- Crown Princess - California Coastal - 4/16 -- Star Princess - Coastal Vancouver - 11/15 -- Ocean Princess - Western Mediterranean - 10/10 -- Ruby Princess - Eastern Caribbean - 3/10 -- Island Princess - Coastal 5/09 -- Sapphire Princess - New Zealand/Australia 3/08 -- Sapphire Princess - Coastal 5/07 -- Tahitian Princess - Tahiti/Hawaii 7/06 -- Island Princess - Coastal/Alaska 5/06 -- Golden Princess - Southern Caribbean 9/04 -- Sun Princess - Coastal - 4/04 -- Sun Princess - Panama Canal - 4/01 -- Carnival - Caribbean - 11/00 -- Royal Caribbean - Caribbean 7/99 -- Grand Princess - Caribbean - 11/98 -- Pacific Princess - Mediterranean - 11/97 -- Sun Princess - Western Caribbean - 12/95 -- Regal Princess - Western Caribbean - 11/94 -- Dawn Princess - Mexico 5/93 -- Dawn Princess - Mexico 4/93 -- Fair Princess - Mexico - 12/92 -- Regal Princess - Alaska - 5/92 -- Regal Princess - Eastern Caribbean - 8/91 -- Fairsky - Western Caribbean - 4/87 -- Fairwind - Eastern Caribbean - 4/84
We prearranged to have flowers and a certificate for the Ultimate Balcony Breakfast delivered to my in-laws on their Island Princess cruise last year. I did it over the phone with Princess Customer Service and they were very helpful. The flowers and envelope containing the certificate were in the cabin waiting for them when they arrived at their stateroom.
Grand Princess Alaska July 20-30, 2016 * Ruby Princess Coastal September 17-21, 2015 * Crown Princess Spring Break Noro Cruise March 28-April 4, 2015 * Golden Princess Thanksgiving November 26-30, 2014 * Star Princess Alaska August 8-19, 2014 * Island Princess May 16-21, 2014 * Sapphire Princess March 31-April 3, 2014 * Sapphire Princess January 6-9, 2014 * Golden Princess Pacific Coast Thanksgiving November 27 - November 30, 2013 * Grand Princess Alaska August 8- August 18, 2013 * HAL Amsterdam Alaska July 27 - August 10, 2012 * Carnival Spirit Mexican Riviera March 30-April 8, 2012 * Caribbean Princess Canada/New England July 19 - July 28, 2011 * Golden Princess Hawaii December 22, 2010-January 5, 2011 * Sea Princess Alaska July 31-August 10, 2010 * Sapphire Princess Mexican Riviera March 27-April 3, 2010 * Golden Princess Hawaii December 20, 2009 -January 3, 2010 * Diamond Princess B2B Alaska June 20 - July 4, 2009 *NCL Star Mexican Riviera April 11-18, 2009 * Golden Princess Hawaii December 24, 2008-January 7, 2009 * RCCL Monarch of the Seas Pacific July 28-31, 2008 * Golden Princess Mexico April 12-19, 2008 * Diamond Princess Hawaii Dec 18, 2007-Jan 2, 2008 * Dawn Princess Alaska July 20-30, 2007 * RCCL Vision of the Seas Mexico November 19-26,2006 * NCL Star Alaska August 13-20, 2006 * Carnival Cruise Baja April 14-17, 2006 * DCL Western Cruise February 11-18, 2006 * DCL Cruise West Coast July 23-30, 2005