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I bought the ipad. 1st thing I downloaded was the app for the iconcierge. I look everyday at my countdown clock. Going on the Epic we can connect to it no charge for all kinds of stuff. There are excursions, the daily's, restaurants, shopping & more stuff. Looks great we'll see once we're on board. Can't wait. Is it January yet???
Meet & Greet
1st Sea Day
January 19, 2015
Deck 12 aft
11:00am - 12:00pm
Thanks for the info, I just grabbed this and it looks like there is some great potential!
I can’t wait to see everyone’s experiences and try it in 155 days!!!!!
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Last edited by um5xno1; October 5th, 2012 at 11:42 AM.
The app is great when you are on board the Epic. I really loved the feature where you could look at dining menus, make dinner reservations and look at the daily activities. We paid $7.95 each for the messaging option. unfortunately the phone option did not work as it would lock up the app when trying to use it.
Mardi Gras 2/92 ~Bahamas
Fascination 3/95 ~ Southern
Sensation 10/96 ~ Eastern
Destiny 1/97 ~ Western
Rhapsody of the Seas 11/97 ~ Southern
Elation 8/98 ~ Mexican Riviera
Paradise 1/01 ~ Eastern
Carnival Legend 1/07 ~ Charter w/BNL
Carnival Victory 1/08 ~ Charter w/BNL
Caribbean Princess 4/09 ~ Southern
Norwegian Gem 2/11 ~ Cruise to Nowhere
HAL Veendam 8/11 ~ Bermuda
Norwegian Gem 1/12 ~ Cruise to Nowhere
Norwegian Epic 9/12 ~Western Med
Norwegian Jewel 1/13 ~ Cruise to Nowhere
Norwegian Breakaway 2/14 ~ Cruise to Nowhere
I have it downloaded on my phone and tablet (Android) and will use it next month when I sail on the Epic.
There is another app available that is quite useful before you go (it would require internet access on the ship, whereas iConcierge is free!). It's called Ship Mate and it's available in the Play Store or on iTunes. It has deck plans, excursions, tips about the ports and more as well as a countdown clock.