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West coast of Africa from Cape Town to Dover.
West coast of Africa from Cape Town to Dover.
Water is fine. You can get it at the buffet and...
Water is fine. You can get it at the buffet and any bar for free anytime they are open.

Some people prefer bottled water to tap and pay for the package.
Alcohol and/or stupidity are almost always...
Alcohol and/or stupidity are almost always involved.
Thanks for the info
Thanks for the info
You do not need to give any additional tip. That...
You do not need to give any additional tip. That would be at your discretion.
For pricing info, you are better going to a...
For pricing info, you are better going to a travel agent or Princess. They can give you the price for specific cuises.
You should probably ask in the section for the...
You should probably ask in the section for the line you will be sailing with. Answer may vary by line.
I agree with Essiesmom, get a copy of Rick...
I agree with Essiesmom, get a copy of Rick Steves's book
Extra bedroom
Extra bedroom
Welcome to Cruise Critic
Welcome to Cruise Critic
A few years ago, there was an increase in pirate...
A few years ago, there was an increase in pirate activity in the Indian Ocean especially around the Horn of Africa. We took 4 cruises thru the area at that time. Each cruise, we had a pirate drill...
It is up to you. If you feel you have gotten...
It is up to you. If you feel you have gotten service above and beyond, then giveextra
You must get it cleared in advance. The cruise...
You must get it cleared in advance. The cruise line will co-ordinate getting permission.

Unless Stockholm is a debarkation port for the cruise, there will be no discount.
Many of the European cruises have more ports for...
Many of the European cruises have more ports for the length of the cruise than Caribbean ones.
You may want to ask this in the Celebrity section...
You may want to ask this in the Celebrity section to get better info.

I do not understand why you would want to eliminate gratuities. They go to the people who work very hard to make your cruise...
The cabin steward is in the hall the afternoon...
The cabin steward is in the hall the afternoon you board. He/she will speak to everyone in the cabins they are responsible for. That would be the time to discuss what you would want done. It is...
We take the shuttle from the Embassy Suites to...
We take the shuttle from the Embassy Suites to the port
You may want to call your cruise lines to find...
You may want to call your cruise lines to find out which language(s) are spoken on board
Like the others above, we have always found the...
Like the others above, we have always found the start time for tours in tender ports will be the time to meet in one of the lounges. From there you will be escorted to the tender
On Princess, the times listed are suggestions,...
On Princess, the times listed are suggestions, not mandates. Checkin usually starts about 11 or 11:30, boarding noon or so
No limit on Princess
No limit on Princess
For FLL, throw in the nearby shops if you need...
For FLL, throw in the nearby shops if you need anything for the cruise. Within walking distance of the port are Publix (grocery store) and Total Wines & More.
Since you did not specify the cruise line, it is...
Since you did not specify the cruise line, it is hard for us to help you. on some lines he will be fine. On others, he will be sent to the buffet
You will not be able to sail from NYC to Miami. I...
You will not be able to sail from NYC to Miami. I won't bore you will the legal details, but just accept that it is illegal. Your cruise will have to either start or end in a non-US port or return to...