Novice Question-Port Day

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#1
30 Posts
Joined Apr 2013
First cruise (well, in recent decades anyway!)....we are on the Breakaway July 7-14....is the ship busier, or less busy, on port days? Do most stay on, or get off, or is neither noticeable?

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#2
379 Posts
Joined Mar 2009
The ship obviously is going to be less busy on a port day when everyone can get off as opposed to a sea day when no one can get off!

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#3
PA
353 Posts
Joined Mar 2010
I have not been on breakaway yet, but on our 2 previous cruises I loved port days to stay on the ship.. there were plenty of chairs by the pool and no lines for the water slides! Plus undivided attention from the waiters!

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Yes, the ship is a lot less crowded on port days, but there is still a decent amount of people who choose to stay on.
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