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No, it didn't answer your question. Is there...
No, it didn't answer your question.

Is there some reason why you don't just pick up the telephone and call NCL to ask them directly?

Typically, it seems to me, these forums on CC are primarily...
While redundant, I have pasted the Q&A again from...
While redundant, I have pasted the Q&A again from NCL's website without any emphasis added.

If there is a service issue can the service charges be adjusted on board?
Guest satisfaction is the...
Yes, it is very different than your airline...
Yes, it is very different than your airline business class analogy.


Airlines do not add a DAILY SERVICE CHARGE.

Airlines and cruise lines charge different fares based upon class of service on...
So you said earlier that NCL has tagged your...
So you said earlier that NCL has tagged your profile because you have a history of removing the DSC. What if NCL started to share that information with the staff

Imagine when you hand your card...
Who remembers whether Jim Jones said is was a...
Who remembers whether Jim Jones said is was a refreshing grape flavor or a delicious cherry flavor?
Sad, indeed. But proves a scammer will always...
Sad, indeed. But proves a scammer will always find a way.
I will look forward to the Haven & Yacht Club...
I will look forward to the Haven & Yacht Club comparison. Thank you.
Yes, she was naive to expect glamour and luxury...
Yes, she was naive to expect glamour and luxury for herself as she worked on the cruise ship.

Or do you, too, believe the crew works 9 to 5 with paid holidays and sick leave?

INSIDE SCOOP: ...
I'd appreciate a link to one with comments. ...
I'd appreciate a link to one with comments. Didn't know there was a different one and I sure will read what's said by other crew members.
Watch the video before you comment. I...
Watch the video before you comment.

I should have cleared up that she selected "charged words" to give her take on the situation and make her point about conditions aboard ship as an employee.
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Because enough of us leave the DSC in place and...
Because enough of us leave the DSC in place and provide decent additional gratuities? Maybe?


Seriously, for a moment, while looking for that video, I did view a few others that make this all a...
Doing a search on "YouTube Cruises Undercover:...
Doing a search on "YouTube Cruises Undercover: The Truth Below Deck"

To watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfcKUwzbWpE&t=113s

It's about 6 minutes, but you won't need to watch that...
Amen, Hallelujah! My prayers are being answered....
Amen, Hallelujah! My prayers are being answered. Please enact this worldwide.
Here's something you may or may not need to...
Here's something you may or may not need to consider.

How does your son behave in the restaurants?

Does the waitstaff take initiative to bring something special to pacify your son?

Did...
When I read posts such as these it makes me drop...
When I read posts such as these it makes me drop to my knees and pray that all cruise lines would simply raise cruise fares to "bake in" an ample gratuity, thereby eliminating the DSC and the...
Probably one of the most helpful posts I read...
Probably one of the most helpful posts I read prior to my first NCL cruise related to the laundry coupon: Wash & Fold for as much as you can stuff in the laundry bag.

At the time I was planning...
Many airlines have policies that limit luggage...
Many airlines have policies that limit luggage check-in to x hours prior to flight time. However, it's been my experience with respect to cruise lines, that there have been porters curbside with...
Aloha 1, it never was my intention to "lecture"...
Aloha 1, it never was my intention to "lecture" you-- especially since you are a "seasoned international traveller [sic]"!

You are, however, new to NCL, and it appears that you may have been...
Yes, there's an OSheehan's. But service is...
Yes, there's an OSheehan's. But service is suspended leading up to and through the Muster Drill.
No: this whole post is about an experienced...
No: this whole post is about an experienced cruiser that has taken more than a handful of cruises and has actively participated on CC, who was upset that things didn't go as she planned them. She...
Everything you say is true! And while you may...
Everything you say is true! And while you may not spend nearly as much on a cabin as others, your on board spending for all of the items you mentioned.... spa pass, specialty restaurants, a la carte...
Kristy29, I've read this thread carefully, and...
Kristy29, I've read this thread carefully, and while some have posted kind words of sympathy for the medical incident you experienced, I think other comments that may seem less than kind from posters...
Reading a review like this makes me think of the...
Reading a review like this makes me think of the expression:

"Other than that, Mrs. Lincoln, how was the play?"

I mean I could just about feel the bitterness emanating from my laptop's screen....
According to the Cruise Deck Plans website, on...
According to the Cruise Deck Plans website, on the Escape there are 82 Studios and 407 Interior cabins.

I really do believe that for most cruises, there is more demand than there are Studios: ...
Congratulations! With your astute analysis, what...
Congratulations! With your astute analysis, what position has NCL offered you:


Director of Fleet Planning

-or-

Senior Vice President of Fleet Planning?

As your first order of business,...