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Return priority on the tenders has never been a...
Return priority on the tenders has never been a perk.

The priority tendering is provided by the ship..... Those who manage the return tenders don't have a clue about perks onboard.
Well, I don't know where you got your...
Well, I don't know where you got your information...but, it's wrong.

You most certainly can bring back handbags from any island...as long as it's not made in Cuba..and as long as the purse isn't...
I've received these in the past and am very happy...
I've received these in the past and am very happy to take the time to answer the questions. It can only be positive in the end.

I don't consider it a waste of time and certainly not some sort of...
I will always select the lowest fare..which is,...
I will always select the lowest fare..which is, generally speaking, East Saver. I wouldn't buy a "guarantee" if it were lower, however. I like to pick my own balcony cabin location.

Not only is...
I'm sure if Carnival was in the business of...
I'm sure if Carnival was in the business of building huge floating shopping malls with a population of a small town in New Jersey, they'd build huge hot tubs and pools too. When you can't easily see...
Here's a link to all things Carnival.....just...
Here's a link to all things Carnival.....just click on bar menus.....

http://www.unofficialcarnivalwiki.com/wiki/Main_Page
I don't know who you talked to but, a picture of...
I don't know who you talked to but, a picture of you on the ship is fine.

You certainly have photos from that cruise...perhaps one they take upon boarding giving the name of the ship and the...
Here's a good place to start for all things...
Here's a good place to start for all things Carnival. All menus are posted here....and some Funtimes:

http://www.unofficialcarnivalwiki.com/wiki/Main_Page

And, John Heald's blog is posting...
Well, food is subjective isn't it? I find...
Well, food is subjective isn't it?

I find the quality of the food on Carnival to be just fine and in no way droppiing.

I find the choices in the dining room, with it's varied menu, to be just...
Am I the only one who recognized that the first...
Am I the only one who recognized that the first post was nothing but the start of that slippery slope that wanders far and wide, brings out the worst in all of us and would turn into some religious...
The shows are presented at 2 different times: one...
The shows are presented at 2 different times: one for late seating, one for early seating..you won't miss a thing.

I always take late seating because:

*I normally eat later at home.
*You...
Yes, it is required that a letter from the...
Yes, it is required that a letter from the nontraveling parent be presented if asked for.

They may not ask...but, if they do and you don't have it, you will be denied boarding.
We cruised Pride in January. Elegant nights...
We cruised Pride in January.

Elegant nights were Monday and Saturday

YMMV
Of course not. Why in the world should kids...
Of course not.

Why in the world should kids be free?

They use facilities, sleep in beds, make waste, get services, eat, use the toilet like everyone else.
The harassment of our members is not allowed. ...
The harassment of our members is not allowed.

Cruise Critic is committed to providing an online environment that is free from these types of harassing postings. Please, don't attack another...
If you had googled "about Aruba" you would find...
If you had googled "about Aruba" you would find everything you need to know about the country..... It's the website offered by that island for tourists.......same with any other port.
You would think that people visitng a place for...
You would think that people visitng a place for the first time might find out a little about that place, it's people, it's customs and culture.

Cruise ships use ports all over the world...and...
It's those folks who don't do research that raise...
It's those folks who don't do research that raise heck when a port is missed or the ship is delayed and start screaming and stomping their feet like children.

And, your opinion of my resposne as...
Most people take the time to read about and...
Most people take the time to read about and research the places they are going to visit...if they've never been there before. Most people wouldn't expect a reservationists at a cruise line to advise...
These scams have been around for years. ...
These scams have been around for years.

Carnival has nothing to do with it.

Your chance of getting that "free" cruise is zip to none...and it's not free. They have "booking fees", you have...
It's easy. I use cash all the time. When...
It's easy. I use cash all the time.

When you check in, they will ask for a credit card imprint. Just tell them you are setting up a cash account on board...no problem...lots of people do that.
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I always use cash for the account. That way,...
I always use cash for the account. That way, there is no hold on the debit card, no credit card to worry about. If the account runs low, no worries, - they will send a note along or leave a message...
I did the 15 day repo on the Elation last...
I did the 15 day repo on the Elation last April...it was only 2 formal evenings.
Your shiptime will be set according to the port...
Your shiptime will be set according to the port you cruise out of and will stay on ships time the entire cruise. Don't change your watch at all unless directed to do so by public announcements and...
They are very, very strict....the 18 year old...
They are very, very strict....the 18 year old will not be permitted in any of the Club 02 venues.

Keep in mind that Club 02 is for teen agers 15-17... An 18 year old has no business hanging...