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We live on the Southern Mediterranean coast of...
We live on the Southern Mediterranean coast of Spain and just 2 hours from its Atlantic coast.

In the Med it should still be pleasantly warm in mid-October (+/- 23 degrees) but there is a chance...
I had a double Brandy with my after dinner coffee...
I had a double Brandy with my after dinner coffee in the restaurant each evening.
From the drinks menu front cover on Discovery...
From the drinks menu front cover on Discovery earlier this Summer:-

<<All spirits are served in 40ml measures unless otherwise stated. Thats 60% more than the standard UK pub measure..>>
No, afraid not.
No, afraid not.
Forum: Spain Ports
Posted By campolady
We were on the Marella Discovery 2 (was formerly...
We were on the Marella Discovery 2 (was formerly Legend of the Seas).
Thanks for starting this thread Ska Man . ...
Thanks for starting this thread Ska Man . Thinking of all the bereaved families and the injured - our prayers are with you all.
Forum: Spain Ports
Posted By campolady
We docked around 20 minutes walk from Arrecife...
We docked around 20 minutes walk from Arrecife centre and just 5 minutes from the Lagoon area. There was a tourist information office close to the berth and a trolley train ran from there along the...
When you say Las Ramblas do you mean Malagas main...
When you say Las Ramblas do you mean Malagas main street the Avenida Principal Rio or are you confusing the city with Barcelona that usually has a protest march on 1st May?
All the major shops will be closed but some...
All the major shops will be closed but some small, privately owned ones will open. However, all the bars and restaurants will all be open and very busy. All museums will be open and the stunning...
Cadiz is a beautiful city full of Andalucian...
Cadiz is a beautiful city full of Andalucian charm with very welcoming people and it would be a shame to miss seeing this vibrant city. Wander from tapas bar to tapas bar along narrow streets (as...
Have a great time - we love Turkey.
Have a great time - we love Turkey.
Just did a dummy and it worked OK for me Bill -...
Just did a dummy and it worked OK for me Bill - did exactly the same as you then scrolled down to 'Save Signature'. May be a blip in the system at the moment?
It is often cheaper to fly than to travel cross...
It is often cheaper to fly than to travel cross border by rail. I picked a random date of 21st March next year and Vueling have flights from 44.99 Euro (52.14 US$) from Paris Charles de Gaulle to...
We live on the Southern Mediterranean coast of...
We live on the Southern Mediterranean coast of Spain and just 2 hours from its Atlantic coast.

In the Med it will still be quite hot in September (averaging 28 degrees) but there is a chance of...
You get a copy of the 'Cruise News' under your...
You get a copy of the 'Cruise News' under your door each evening that lists the events for the following day - no weekly list.
No cocktail making lessons when we were on board in May but there was...
We always tip our cabin steward and, if we have a...
We always tip our cabin steward and, if we have a regular table, our waiters in the currency used locally at the time (Euros for Med, Dollars for Caribbean etc.). We also leave some money at...
No Coffee Port on Spirit unfortunately but you...
No Coffee Port on Spirit unfortunately but you can get a Latte in any bar. We are on Spirits final sailing with Marella on 21st October.
Plenty of time to go an explore Malaga...
Plenty of time to go an explore Malaga CruiseJunket - 1.5km walk from terminal building to start of the old city or, if you don't want to walk, take the ports shuttle bus/train.
I believe we have Phil Doyle on the final...
I believe we have Phil Doyle on the final 'Spirit' sailing departing 21st October.
The website was 'up dated' a couple of years ago...
The website was 'up dated' a couple of years ago and hasn't worked as well for us since!
Malaga is our home port and we have sailed from...
Malaga is our home port and we have sailed from there several times. It is a very modern and easy to use terminal. What do you particularly want to know?

One thing I will say, if your cruise...
We too have always been able to see our...
We too have always been able to see our excursions under 'Manage My Bookings' section of the online booking confirmation.
Ask the question or send a message on the...
Ask the question or send a message on the official Marella Facebook page - usually respond quite quickly https://www.facebook.com/MarellaCruises/