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[quote=prekteacher;56624624] My aggravation...
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My aggravation stemmed from a woman wearing booty shorts on formal night and being allowed in dining room, men wearing baseball caps during a sit down dinner, and the...
[quote=donan54;56619006]I agree, every time these...
[quote=donan54;56619006]I agree, every time these "fashion" posts come up, there always seems to be at least one person who gets huffy or agitated & wants to start an argument!

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The live lounge had another problem for us,seated...
The live lounge had another problem for us,seated on the starboard side not far from the stage there was a very strong vibration,enough to make it very uncomfortable,other areas seemed ok.
That 7 hours was unusually long,it was Good...
That 7 hours was unusually long,it was Good Friday(we didn't know that when we booked the cruise),Our average coach travel time to/from Southampton usually works out around 4 hours,that seemed a long...
Thanks for that Foodluvr,yes I know it is usually...
Thanks for that Foodluvr,yes I know it is usually anything up to around 0.5%,looks like 2 deluxe packages then!
Ok a similar question but with a twist,my Wife...
Ok a similar question but with a twist,my Wife will be having the deluxe package as she does drink,I don't but do enjoy an alcohol free beer or two,I have contacted RCI customer service asking if any...
Exactly,at the end of the day you get on with it...
Exactly,at the end of the day you get on with it & enjoy your holiday,we loved having the space,peace & quiet & the shelter of the ships superstructure while at sea which totally outweighed any bad...
No easy answer to this one as we are all...
No easy answer to this one as we are all different,we have been on P&O's Britannia twice & you are pretty much expected to 'dress up' for the formal/black tie nights,people on their forums can get...
I don't know though,on our first cruise with...
I don't know though,on our first cruise with Princess we thought we had arrived at an airport,on arrival by coach in Southampton we had to wait at the bottom of the escalator up to the departure...
Obviously for some who have experienced it this...
Obviously for some who have experienced it this wasn't really an issue,ourselves included
Brilliant,thanks very much for your help guys!!
Brilliant,thanks very much for your help guys!!
I have heard some great things about 'Fred'...
I have heard some great things about 'Fred' cruises in the past so was quite surprised to read so many negatives on this thread,we are not avid cruisers but are always looking for something...
Only been sick once on a ship,after a...
Only been sick once on a ship,after a particularly rough ferry crossing I was waiting for the gangway to be opened when this woman staggered passed,stopping just long enough to be sick right next to...
We were ready to book with one TA when I saw this...
We were ready to book with one TA when I saw this offer of 50% off,on checking it out I was quoted pretty much the same price as the deal I was already getting but without the add ons that the...
Very much tend to agree although IME there are...
Very much tend to agree although IME there are many on cruisers who will dine in the MDR every night,same time,same table,they certainly get to know there fellow diners & waiting on staff!
Nobody would dispute how hard these people...
Nobody would dispute how hard these people work,what is in dispute IMO is what the effects of withdrawing this payment are,as I have said on other forums many do not believe that all the money goes...
I would imagine most,if not all ,of us work hard...
I would imagine most,if not all ,of us work hard to get the money for our cruise,I know people remove the payment because they feel they are being fleeced,surely the passengers should not be making...
Don't know how much experience you have of travel...
Don't know how much experience you have of travel forums,personally I have used them for years & if you are like me when you are unsure of something you visit one of these forums & ask a question in...
First time with Royal Carribean coming up next...
First time with Royal Carribean coming up next year,on previous cruises 'formal' or 'black tie' nights have been pretty much adhered to ship-wide,from what I have seen am I right in thinking that on...
When we were on Britannia back in March we were...
When we were on Britannia back in March we were surprised to see an extra £7.50 added to the bill at the end,while we knew certain things on the menu carried a surcharge we didn't realise that it was...
Knowing our luck outside our cabin,running up &...
Knowing our luck outside our cabin,running up & down screaming their heads off!!!
Ok it is difficult to beat cruises when you get...
Ok it is difficult to beat cruises when you get to see a number of places while keeping the same hotel room,in contrast we have been used to road trips in the USA for our main holiday,once doing over...
[quote=Panda3;56528328] Because if you are lucky...
[quote=Panda3;56528328] Because if you are lucky enough to go on a cruise, you are in the top % of wealth in the world.


That may have been the case years ago but not now,many of the posts I...
Lying or scared to say otherwise,we used to see...
Lying or scared to say otherwise,we used to see loads of programmes on tv about how badly treated they are,these seem to have vanished,are they now treated so much better or just affraid to say...
Certainly an interesting experience seeing how...
Certainly an interesting experience seeing how people on the P&O forums are rebelling against the £7pppn charge when people on RCI forums think you are meanie or a cheapskate for considering reducing...