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A while back on QM2 I went from and Inside to...
A while back on QM2 I went from and Inside to Princess Grill-very nice but I did not have clothes for all the drawers and closet space!!!!! Found it very nice:D
I did the entire WC on QE. My OBC was given once,...
I did the entire WC on QE. My OBC was given once, but internet was by segment, as were special restaurant and wine tasting stuff. ENJOY!
Hi, The ship is usually cleared by 6:30-7 AM...
Hi,

The ship is usually cleared by 6:30-7 AM and given your flight time from JFK, I’d suggest that you take Self-help( which means you have to handle your luggage) which is announced right after...
I have never travelled without Travel Insurance...
I have never travelled without Travel Insurance and I always use Cunard Care-on Holland America I use Travelguard because their best policy only reimburses 80%. I was supposed to travel on the QE...
To chime in, I’ve been on QE several times and...
To chime in, I’ve been on QE several times and she is my fave after QM2. I’ve done 2 Med cruises and I made her Maiden T/A in the winter-we came over with QV and we were rocking and rolling! Two...
Sadly, there are people for whom their money or...
Sadly, there are people for whom their money or sense of personal status renders them numb to the humanity and worth of others. It is unfortunate, but folks in service jobs are obliged to “grin and...
Forum: Cunard Line
Posted By canoncruiser
I usually pick the cabin that I want and have my...
I usually pick the cabin that I want and have my TA note that I do not want and upgrade. I have occasionally been offered and upgrade-once to Grill which I accepted-quickly;p . Of course Guarantees...
Gosh! The memories of my WC on QE flood back-I’m...
Gosh! The memories of my WC on QE flood back-I’m saving my few pennies for a part of one - unless I hit the Lottery:D then I can take a whole one again! I’ll be on QM2 later this year and the fine...
Just got off Anthem of the Seas today-Been with...
Just got off Anthem of the Seas today-Been with Cunard since 1971-occasionally Holland America; others before the collapse of the T/A market-But this was my first experience of a 7 day mass market -...
I was on Anthem and on my balcony just above the...
I was on Anthem and on my balcony just above the Starboard Zodiac rescue boat which was quickly manned. Gem also aided in the attempt at rescue and it grew increasingly cold and dark. I saw a life...
Hi, All of our major NY museums have...
Hi,

All of our major NY museums have handicapped access,they also have nice restaurants; and try and book a car that can carry your husband’s chair. Enjoy our town!:D
Hi Radar Boomer, I’ve done the ship transfer...
Hi Radar Boomer,

I’ve done the ship transfer a number of times. You will receive special luggage tags indicating the ship to which you’re going, and an instruction sheet. Normally, there is lots...
Hey Little Fish, QE has lots of Japan in...
Hey Little Fish, QE has lots of Japan in 2020-that’s what attracted me as well as overnights in Singapore, Hong Kong and Shanghai-come sail along!:D
:D Hi all, my superb TA got me the bookings on QE...
:D Hi all, my superb TA got me the bookings on QE 2020 that I requested - whoo hoo!!!:D Cruising from Melbourne to Vancouver- lots of East Asia and Alaska too. :')
Hi, Saw a fab combination and I’m waiting to...
Hi,

Saw a fab combination and I’m waiting to hear from my TA today!
Hi all, My first time on this Board-I live in...
Hi all,
My first time on this Board-I live in Midtown, and there are some places that are my faves. On 51st St. between 8th and 9th is Vice Versa; superb high quality Italian, vibrant New York...
We experienced the same phenomenon on QE W/C in...
We experienced the same phenomenon on QE W/C in 2016-while I enjoyed the Australian stops, the “day tripper” feeling during our time in Australia altered the atmosphere. They were generally nice...
Hi, Got a heads-up from Cunard with the 2020...
Hi,

Got a heads-up from Cunard with the 2020 WC itineraries; I was hoping QM2 would revisit ports in the Far East like 2019 but alas-no; she’s giving a lot of time to southern Australia. Cunard is...
Hi you lucky people-There are two independent...
Hi you lucky people-There are two independent trips that we have made within the time constraints of arriving and sailing. In both cases we disembarked as soon as the ship was cleared and Self-Help...
For those in high pressure work who need to...
For those in high pressure work who need to decompress and have things to occupy them IF THEY WANT, there is nothing like a R/T on QM2. I’ve done it on QM2 and earlier on QE2. The dynamic Atlantic...
Oh my goodness!!!!! I did the WC on QM2/QE/QM2 in...
Oh my goodness!!!!! I did the WC on QM2/QE/QM2 in 2016 and you have stirred up not only my wonderful memories BUT a hankering to try it again in a couple of years! I’ll do it if I can put the coins...
Hi, I did the tour in 2016 from QE when we...
Hi,
I did the tour in 2016 from QE when we docked at Cochin. It was superb in every way. The flights were well organized, the guides were excellent and the hotels spectacular. The Taj itself is...
Where’s the Queen
Just watching QM2 sail from New York and the illuminated sign is half out!!!!!! The “Queen” is dark!!!!!:eek: Get that fixed pronto!!!!:mad:
Sometimes when there is a health alert, canapés...
Sometimes when there is a health alert, canapés and bar snacks are not put out;I’ve seen this happen a couple of times; they are usually back in a day or so; I assume after the Captain has...
There is coca tea everywhere in Inca country...
There is coca tea everywhere in Inca country which the locals drink in part to counter altitude sickness ; but beware , it is also a powerful diuretic!