I agree with you and I would not put it past them to do this based on how poorly and stubbornly they've dealt with this situation so far. Their revised/extended cancellation policy seems to conveniently avoid clearly mentioning deadlines for cash refunds vs. FCC. This convoluted and almost deliberate lack of transparency, (On the phone, online) is why i'll probably never sail with them again. I'm Canadian and booked for a sailing out of NYC at the end of May. We're definitely cancelling before March 31st, but just waiting for them to announce full refunds for May bookings in the next few days.
My last cruise was on Norwegian Escape with a Thermal Suite pass and it was worth every penny. I recently booked Carnival Sunrise and although I know it's Cloud 9 Spa will pale in comparison to Escape's (No Thermal Pool etc.), I can't decide if it's worth it or not. Does anyone have similar experience? Is it true that all guests have free access to saunas on Sunrise? If so, what makes the pass worth it, other than the heated tile chairs? Is it true that Sunrise's renovations have made common areas more congested? Will a Cloud 9 Pass on this ship offer sanctuary from the noise and crowds and be