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Best idea! When I was "mobility challenged" a few...
Best idea! When I was "mobility challenged" a few years ago we sailed on a 3300 pax Princess ship. The length of the l-o-o-o-n-g cabin deck hallways were the biggest concern. At the time we planned...
See this earlier thread for further information: ...
See this earlier thread for further information:


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Having experienced 102 the layout is essentially...
Having experienced 102 the layout is essentially the same as all the others. However if the ship is under motor rather than sail there is an annoying vibration and a bit more water noise.
I'm glad to see that Windstar still permits its...
I'm glad to see that Windstar still permits its Captains to do things like this which is one thing that adds so much to any Windstar cruise.
One terrific resource that we've used frequently...
One terrific resource that we've used frequently is TOM's PORT GUIDES (http://www.tomsportguides.com) (a totally free site with no ads).
One thing it took us several cruises to master: ...
One thing it took us several cruises to master:

DO NOT EXPECT (or try to achieve) PERFECTION. (Remember that "Perfection" is the enemy of excellence.}

Rather enjoy the experience and don't...
Actually that's post #20,000 which appears on...
Actually that's post #20,000 which appears on page #1,000.
Unfortunately the Toll Call finder tool has had...
Unfortunately the Toll Call finder tool has had some issues lately that have caused several roll calls to be omitted. The staff is working on resolving those issues.
Roz's suggestion is a very good one. In addition...
Roz's suggestion is a very good one. In addition I copied your post to the River Cruises Roll Calls board where you should get more responses. You'll find a number of other posts that may be helpful...
Actually the preferred sequence is: 1. Use the...
Actually the preferred sequence is:
1. Use the report triangle, the little blue triangle with the exclamation point. That triggers several things and will get the fastest action because all reports...
My DW and I love sitting out on the balcony with...
My DW and I love sitting out on the balcony with the lights off listening to the ocean slapping upside the ship and gazing out into the blackness to see if we have any ships nearby...and reflecting...
Just to be sure there is one other aspect that...
Just to be sure there is one other aspect that has not been mentioned; that is, what happens if the ship has to bypass a port. On a Windstar cruise we were unable to call at Santorini (Greece)...
My welcome back to Joe, with whom I've worked on...
My welcome back to Joe, with whom I've worked on another Cruise Critic forum a few years ago. This forum, and especially the roll calls, have been growing a lot over the last few years, especially...
And here's a thread on the HAL home page: An...
And here's a thread on the HAL home page:
An Introduction to the Ships and Classes of the HAL Fleet (https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=350993)
Done.
Done.
Click here for details of the CCL shareowner...
Click here for details of the CCL shareowner benefit:
http://www.carnivalcorp.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=140690&p=irol-sharebenefit (http://www.carnivalcorp.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=140690&p=irol-sharebenefit)...
I joined a cruise downline on HAL's Rotterdam and...
I joined a cruise downline on HAL's Rotterdam and had to make detailed arrangements with HAL to do that. The cruise started in Rotterdam and its forst port of call was Oslo. A last minute issue at...
Our very first "real" cruise (not counting one...
Our very first "real" cruise (not counting one night overnight sailings on BC ferries and Viking Line (Stockholm to Helsinki) was in 1987 on Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam. The cruise was the very...
This thread has been closed after removal of a...
This thread has been closed after removal of a large number of rude and unnecessary political posts.
You did what we always do on a cruise, that is do...
You did what we always do on a cruise, that is do a detailed check of our account daily including the first day. I always find an error on something and get it corrected immediately. The primary...
Check out this Cruise Critic article: ...
Check out this Cruise Critic article:


Finding a Cruise Travel Agent, (https://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=62)
I posted your query on the Holland America board....
I posted your query on the Holland America board. There have been some interesting replies. Click here: https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?p=56182070#post56182070
This thread has drifted seriously and...
This thread has drifted seriously and unfortunately into territory that is not conforming with our posting guidelines (https://boards.cruisecritic.com/faq.php?faq=guidelines).
How about "I really can't discuss that." ...
How about "I really can't discuss that."



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