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    San Jose, CA
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    Golf, Scuba
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    Everyone so far
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  1. What do you get when the worlds worse speller typing with two fingers has auto speller??? Thanks so much for the online proof reading and description of miss-spelled word 🙂 Cheers, John PS: hors d'oeurves I hope is the correct spelling. Should have just stuck with munchies...😉
  2. Sail away we always enjoy sitting out on the outside portion of terrace cafe while drinking and having ordures/munchies. Most times there is plenty of room to either sit in the shade or the sun 🙂
  3. The ship design is perfect except for this point. Walking 5 miles on a O ship will make you feel like a hamster on a wheel. The solution for my wife and I was we did 5+ miles of walking every day getting off the ship while at port. I do not know about the itinerary you like but, O cruises are usually port intensive so you should have plenty of opportunity to walk on shore all you want. To answer your other questions... YES 🙂 Have fun, John
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    I'm not aware of any Premium Econ on TAP. As mentioned previously, also look on how much $ credit you can get from O to purchase your own PE flights. Flying ORD-CDG and then BCN-ORD can be < $1,200 in PE. Getting a flight CDG-NCE is cheap, even with checked bag. Side note, Nice is a fantastic town and glad you are spending a few days there before your cruise. Cheers, John
  5. Looks like most the major airlines have matched $2,500-$2.700 RT (both SFO and SJC to LHR). Who knows how many hours this will last but, I'm guessing by tomorrow it might disappear??
  6. Hi, So I just wanted to make sure I understand. Viking only allows a max OBC that's non-refundable and TA's aren't allowed to add "refundable" OBC? Oceania has always allowed TA to do both "refundable" plus "non-refundable" OBC combined with pre-paid gratuity, drinks, wifi, etc. Sounds like Viking doesn't do this which is a huge factor for us. Cheers, John
  7. I'm glad Hawaiidan keeps posting options for business class flights. I have been a United mile hound for most of my life because I felt they offered the best savor inventory. But, like all good things in life, it will be gone very soon and United will follow Delta's lead (like always) and obsolete decent value for mileage. One thing I wanted to add is those booking from US to Europe, don't get stuck on a specific airport to fly in to in Europe. Intra-Europe flights are plentiful and mostly inexpensive. So look at flying to any Europe city with a decent price (either miles or $) and then book separate ticket to where you need to be or leave from. Cheers, John
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