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Old June 7th, 2011, 11:35 PM
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Talking *** The ALL NEW RCI Galveston, Texas "Cruise Cam" Watch Group ***

Welcome to The ALL NEW Galveston, Texas "Cruise Cam" Watch Group!!! If you enjoy watching ships arrive and depart on the Galveston.com webcams, you have come to the right place! If you have never heard of the Galveston Cruise Cam, here is the link: http://www.galveston.com/webcams/

This is the thread we will be using for the 2011/2012 season.

Who wants to be a part of our new group? Join today! Don't forget about the signature pictures I made. Have fun!
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Old June 7th, 2011, 11:40 PM
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Hi Dylan. Enjoying summer break?
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Old June 8th, 2011, 01:09 AM
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I see Voyager is headed down under. Seems like a recurring theme to send our ships there. This time we get a quick replacement and a better one in my opinion. JMHO
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I agree, we much prefer the Mariner over the Voyager. I do hope Australia enjoys the Voyager.

Thanks for starting the new thread. I need my daily fix of this group. I checked the other thread every day but didn't really participate. This is a wonderful group of people.

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Old June 8th, 2011, 08:51 AM
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I see Voyager is headed down under. Seems like a recurring theme to send our ships there. This time we get a quick replacement and a better one in my opinion. JMHO
I heard it here first. I'd be happy to try Mariner since I've already been on Voyager I wonder if this is the first ship that size to go to Australia?
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Break in a RCI ship, teach the crew how to smile, then send the ship to Australia! We did so with Rhapsody, now Voyager!

Dear RCI....we will glady do the same for Mariner....just leave her here for more than a few months a go and we will promise to do a really good job!

Texas Teen, way to go! Stay on top of this thread...now, how fast do we get it up to 5,900 posts?
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Break in a RCI ship, teach the crew how to smile, then send the ship to Australia! We did so with Rhapsody, now Voyager!

Dear RCI....we will glady do the same for Mariner....just leave her here for more than a few months a go and we will promise to do a really good job!

Texas Teen, way to go! Stay on top of this thread...now, how fast do we get it up to 5,900 posts?
I hadn't heard they were sending Voyager to Australia! When???

Glad to see the new thread!
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I read it was being deployed to China. So I guess it is only going to do one winter in New Orleans then?

I am anxious to get on Mariner in March!
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I read it was being deployed to China. So I guess it is only going to do one winter in New Orleans then?

I am anxious to get on Mariner in March!
Where did you read about China? I couldn't find anything about either China or Australia. Hmmm...
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I knew something was up with the Voyager. I could only find one season in NOLA. Good for the Aussies.
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Yay, thanks for starting a new thread, Dylan! I'll be so excited when we can all start watching Mariner on the cam this fall... can't wait!





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Sounds like fun!! We've been watching the "cam" for years, it's the next best thing when we aren't actually there to watch sailaway! We'll be on the first Mariner sailing from Galveston.....I see some of our shipmates on here too!! Come on November!!!
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Seriously thinking about booking the Mariner for Thanksgiving or Christmas this year. I'm sooo glad she's coming this fall.
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the new thread. I'll also be onboard the new Carnival Magic Jan. 15, and will be checking the cam for her.
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Saw the press release and the thread on here. Very interesting...that's only one season out of NO for Voyager then, right? I'm hoping they leave Mariner here for a while!
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Not surprised and very glad to see Voyager in Australia. Fares are VERY high in Australia. Radiance and Rhapsody have the highest fares of any ship in the fleet this upcoming winter. Glad they are pulling Voyager out of Europe for Asia in the summer, too. Looks like they finally realized fares are too low to keep Voyager in Venice! ($399 for some 7 nighters) Now if only they could pull out another low performing ship or two from Europe for the Caribbean in the summer, with one sailing from Galveston.
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I'm in...

We look forward to cruising out of Galveston some day...what is it from the Big D - about 5 1/2 hours?
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