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As of two weeks ago, the mast were still not...
As of two weeks ago, the mast were still not installed. The yard was also finishing up another cruise ship.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-i_lNInaSUoP25xQv-ek1g
The Heiva i Tahiti 2018 is starting today for the...
The Heiva i Tahiti 2018 is starting today for the next 17 days in Papeete. If your cruise schedule permits you to enjoy one or more nights of the Heiva, it is an annual event you can'y afford to...
Check Moorea Activities Centre. We been on all 3...
Check Moorea Activities Centre. We been on all 3 tour last year. Had a blast. They've added a lagoon boat tour this year. They are rated #1 on TA.
https://www.mooreaactivitiescenter.com/boat-tours
We went with Airbnb. Was apprehensive at first...
We went with Airbnb. Was apprehensive at first but everything came out OK. The owner sent a taxi to meet us at the airport when we arrived (and when we departed). We were right in the Market area...
We got a Tetanus recall (we were hiking on 3...
We got a Tetanus recall (we were hiking on 3 islands) and Hep. A & B. We also had some ciprofloxacine tablets just in case. We ate local food, went shopping at Carrefour and Super U (local...
Star Breeze review in French media
Follow the link:

https://www.meretmarine.com/fr/content/la-decouverte-du-star-breeze-0

Cheers
Hi all, In Moorea, there is also the "Moorea...
Hi all,

In Moorea, there is also the "Moorea Activities Centre" that will pick you up at the dock for ATV, Seadoos and whale watch tour. Check their website. We did the 3hr JetSki tour and had a...
WS in Montréal PQ
Just to let passengers on WS know that Montréal officialy inaugurated their new cruise pier in Old Montréal. Those on the five voyages in Sept and Oct. will enjoy the new facilities. It was partially...
Hi there, I'm late for this conversation We...
Hi there, I'm late for this conversation

We left Ottawa last July with a few 100$ worth of XPF (quite nice bill BTW). We didn't have too but we did anyway. No problem getting them from our bank (a...
She was in drydock last year, got new sail, etc....
She was in drydock last year, got new sail, etc. She's a classic and the crew the best.
Usually, the Bora Bora event is on the second...
Usually, the Bora Bora event is on the second night. You will be tendered to the motu late afternoon (or you can spend the whole day there if you want) for the event. You will be then tendered back...
Was in Tahiti in July 2017. I would still choose...
Was in Tahiti in July 2017. I would still choose summer as it is the drier season. If you have no choice, then you still have to go. It's an amazing experience.

Nothing to complain about except...
Hi there, Done the Tahiti cruise in July...
Hi there,

Done the Tahiti cruise in July 2017. I don't think left or right matters. If you get a cabin in the front, you will be close to the center of the ship (look at a deck plan). We were...
You can also read two great book from James...
You can also read two great book from James Norman Hall, the co-writer of Mutiny on the Bounty. He visited and stayed on the Island.

-My Island Home
-No more gas


And if you have time a visit...
Just saw the price of a cruise In Nov. on the...
Just saw the price of a cruise In Nov. on the Star Pride goes from 1505$CA jump to 2500$CA in 24h.
Not happening for us.
It will be interesting to compare fares between...
It will be interesting to compare fares between WS and Star Clippers ships when the Flying Clipper is in operation. It will be about the same size as the Wind Surf.
When you have 5 million passenger/year (as is the...
When you have 5 million passenger/year (as is the case with RCL) it is a lot easier to estimate popularity of shorex, etc. Windstar, on the other hand is probably trying a lot of option based on...
Working on the masts of Flying Clipper. ...
Working on the masts of Flying Clipper.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byXKxm3Kgsk
Star Pride - New-England/Canada
Don't know if it will affect Star Pride itinerary in Gaspé (Qc) this year but new marine regulation (read whale protection) is making some cruise line to miss their Gaspé scheduled stop. Might be...
Just hoping that WS stays the same, a mid-range,...
Just hoping that WS stays the same, a mid-range, specialized cruise line. Any more freebees and we'll never be able to afford another one :D
For the price people pays on Windstar (or other...
For the price people pays on Windstar (or other mid-high end cruise line), the sommelier should be doing exactly that - be knowledgeable and offer good wine with your meal - not push ancillary...
There was a huge low pressure area in the...
There was a huge low pressure area in the mid-atlantic last week. It still showing today with 33 feet waves and 50kts wind. Glad everybody made it.
Thanks a lot everyone:-) Sent from my...
Thanks a lot everyone:-)


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Triple accommodation on the Star ship
Hi,

I'm wondering if there are sofa bed in some of the suite on the Star ships (Pride, Legend, Breeze).?

Thanks