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Info received with gratitude Happy sails! ...
Info received with gratitude
Happy sails!
Conan
It's been a while since i posted on Cruise Critic...
It's been a while since i posted on Cruise Critic
During our research prior to our last stop in Civitavecchia, someone had made available a video about getting from the cruise ship to the train...
Two cents' worth
I've been away and not following the O board very closely lately as O cruising is only one aspect receiving my discretionary travel $$. I don't have nearly the O credits that many posters here seem...
Papeete
Don't you just love it when you seek information and the place you are seeking info about gets slammed? No help there. How adventurous are you? How comfort oriented? Are you a shopper?
Hop Le...
Because of our cabin category (we were midships...
Because of our cabin category (we were midships in "steerage") we got free air for our October '12 journey Amsterdam to Budapest. Our travelling companions who prefer a balcony got 2 for 1 air for...
Scenic River Cruise
We were on the Scenic Ruby from Amsterdam to Budapest last October. We live in a city that boasts the largest Oktoberfest celebration outside of Munich but had to celebrate this year on the...
Cruise comparisons
Every cruiser will have differing personal interpretations of what is "best". What I say was best for me might not be adequate for you. Some of your choices are limited by where you live because...
grats
It's one of the many, many reasons why we sail Scenic ~ no worries about gratuities to ship staff nor onshore excursion guides!!!
Keep your bacony door closed on that segment of...
Keep your bacony door closed on that segment of the trip.
When we were in Istanbul we used Anna Karagaac as...
When we were in Istanbul we used Anna Karagaac as a guide. www.tourinturkey.com [email protected] The women in our party appreciated having a female guide. She responded to our plans which resulted from...
We sailed aboard Nautica one October from...
We sailed aboard Nautica one October from Istanbul to Venice. We experienced no swell in the seas from Amalfi to Venice which you describe as being part of your itinerary. Be sure you're on deck...
Thanks. I'll go there.
Thanks. I'll go there.
Thanks for the input. Since we are not staying...
Thanks for the input. Since we are not staying overnight precruise, we have arranged for Supershuttle to include a stop at Off the Vine Wines or Coolwaters. Safeway has a good selection, you say. ...
Thanks for the info on Off the Vine. I was...
Thanks for the info on Off the Vine. I was considering Coolwater's on N. Gaffney.
Note to Betty Boop. While cruise lines allow you to bring wine aboard. They'll confiscate (and return on...
You might consider a studio tour at Warner...
You might consider a studio tour at Warner Brothers or Universal for Friday afternoon...
Good wine store near San Pedro???
Anybody got any suggestions as to where one might acquire wine from a good selection from a store near to the San Pedro cruise terminal??
Good wine store near San Pedro???
Anybody got any suggestions as to where one might be able to acquire wine from a good selection in a store located near the San Pedro, CA cruise terminal??
Thanks for the info Friscorays. I must have been...
Thanks for the info Friscorays. I must have been authoring my post as you were sending yours. I didn't see your post.

I'm having trouble finding a Port of Miami shuttle service. One I was able...
Cab fare vs shuttle car??
Ok, it looks like I may need to pre-arrange a shuttle van/car/limo instead of banking on being able to get a cab. How much was the cab fare from the port to MIA airport. I like the $2.00/bag tip to...
Hotels and guides.
You do not indicate what kind of hotel you prefer. You do not indicate how long you need the hotels for, what your minimum requirements are or what your budget is. Each of these has a bearing on...
Just returned from French Poly on the Pacific...
Just returned from French Poly on the Pacific Princess, sistership to the Oceania fleet. I was able to book 3 of the shorex online ahead of time with Princess having made independent arrangements...
Pre-booked shorex not charged to cabin folio
Oceania always promotes itself with 2 for 1 air, shipboard credits, prepaid gratuities etc. However, if one tries to pre-reserve shorex to the cabin folio and the shipboard credits therein, it can't...
Izapa ruins
If you go into the Ports of Call Board on CC and select Mexican Riviera you find some musings from past travellers about Izapa. My impression is that the site is not very well developed, is very...
Look in www.cruisett.com/index.php to research...
Look in www.cruisett.com/index.php to research where your ship docks on a particular day. Can't speak to the wildlife issue.

Happy sails
Conan
How cold water in Cabo, Aca.etc
Okay, the water temp in 2008 was only 55 degrees in Cabo. What is the water temp in Cabo NOW the end of 2009? Is it warm enough to go snorkelling in Cabo, Acapulco, Huatulco and Chiapas?
Conan