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About durangokid

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    Statesville, NC
  • Interests
    Cruising - what else? ok, knitting and crafts
  • Favorite Cruise Line(s)
    Whatever ship I am on at the moment...
  • Favorite Cruise Destination Or Port of Call
    Southern Caribbean

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  1. Ponce is one of our ports of call on Serenade next month. Prayers for everyone affected. Waiting to hear from Royal if that itinerary changes.
  2. We will be on Serenade next month. Hope this isn't the case then.
  3. Make sure to carry your CPAP on and not put in checked luggage.. Too expensive a piece of equipment to get damaged that way. Enjoy your cruise.
  4. That is something to consider although we have already booked an apartment in Edinburgh through VRBO so really would like to get there sooner than later. 🙂
  5. Thank you for the quick replies! More information to check on. Although the TA is 16 days we are packing light so not a lot of luggage to tote between stations. (Carnival Platinum so free laundry and also self-service machines.) 🙂
  6. Hi. We will be doing a TA from NYC to Dover in June of 2020. After that we will be going to Edinburgh and staying for a week. I am trying to understand the rail system. I see we can get the train at Dover Priory Station and end at Waverly in Edinburgh with changing trains and stations in London (St Pancras switching to Kings Cross Station). I see first class seats include meals and beverages and there is food (buffet?) available on the train. Does anyone know how much the food/drink is and if it is worth the difference in seating to pay for First Class? I know I cannot buy tickets until about 3 months out so that will be the last thing I arrange for this trip. This is the "trip of a lifetime" to celebrate our 50th anniversary so trying to get all my ducks in a row as early as I can. Thanks in advance for any help! (Edited to put more information in topic title)
  7. We will be in Edinburgh in June 2020 after a transatlantic from NY to Dover. We have rented a small apartment through VRBO that is right on the Royal Mile and walking distance to everything. Much cheaper than a hotel and can cook some meals. Just an idea for the OP.
  8. Have a friend who always asks for the children's menu. Some nights she orders off the children's menu and others the adult menu. Having had bariatic surgery the choices on that menu sound like something I should ask for...I hate wasting food.
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