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The limitations for LGA airport hotels (nearby...
The limitations for LGA airport hotels (nearby within 10 minutes) :)with free shuttles is that OP would be limited to over-priced, on-site dining options. Springhill Suites & Courtyard Marriott fit...
Well, don't know if you have global entry or not...
Well, don't know if you have global entry or not and which airline/terminal @JFK, typical time is 90 minutes to 2 hours after a/c taxied to the gate, doors disarmed & pax start to deplane ......
BirdTravel has a lot of dining menus & pictures...
BirdTravel has a lot of dining menus & pictures from the Breakaway last year on the Bermuda run - here, I think this is the newest one ... including Specialty Dining...
Tips, thoughts, previous ones & suggestions, and,...
Tips, thoughts, previous ones & suggestions, and, little details - cheers & a little boo's (sorry for a long post) ... maybe of help:

Been to quite a few M&M in the last few years, some ship...
Whether it's the Jade, Jewel, Gem, Escape or...
Whether it's the Jade, Jewel, Gem, Escape or Breakaway - they all pretty much shared most of, if not all 14 MDR menus - with some exceptions, regional variants (provisioning avabilities ...) in...
Hampton Inn LGA is across the Grand Central Pkwy...
Hampton Inn LGA is across the Grand Central Pkwy with frequent shuttle from airline terminals, however, nothing really within walking distance ... limited to whatever dining options on site...
I am making a wild guess ... looked to possibly -...
I am making a wild guess ... looked to possibly - I think, not sure, the Gem's 7 days Florida/GSC/Nassau milk run out of NYC ?? I doubt that the Escape, being new to NY running weekly to Bermuda...
Airport hotels @JFK are lowest ranked for variety...
Airport hotels @JFK are lowest ranked for variety of reasons among 3 area A/P - most EWR and LGA hotels have complimentary shuttle, as you wish to stay near the airport.

Will you be flying out...
Busy day ... just sat down to look at details,...
Busy day ... just sat down to look at details, for Go Buses schedule - difference between Express & the one with extra stop at Hartford, CT is just 15 minutes, that a big difference in time save,...
Dunno, possibly mix up with direct marketing...
Dunno, possibly mix up with direct marketing email from NCL on offered choice to select "Pre-Paid Service Charges" for 7-Day Hawaii ??

DW got one this morning, not from T/A or partners ...
Escape will be new to NYC starting in April,...
Escape will be new to NYC starting in April, doing the Bermuda run. For the past year, NCL has 2 ships - Breakaway & Gem and their early/on-time arrival track records have been somewhat...
OP, if you are booked on that sailing - probably...
OP, if you are booked on that sailing - probably meant that ship will sail at 110% capacity or close to/near lifeboat capacity ... As noted by other posters above, ship will carry a substantial # of...
Riders get 4 laps on the "slow" Go-Karts on the...
Riders get 4 laps on the "slow" Go-Karts on the Joy, per my understanding, but even at $5 USD, it's relatively pricey for the China market as that's about $31 RMB - for a fairly short run. Add time...
Sorry to hear about that, this is an extended 9...
Sorry to hear about that, this is an extended 9 days of the usual 7 day milky run, at least you got a full day in Miami yesterday ... used to be a regular stop then w Nassau being 1/2 day.

Seeing...
Wow, that's quite a bump from an aging old...
Wow, that's quite a bump from an aging old thread.

OK, the Dawn, Jewel & Gem are all very similar in layout, design & space, etc. with differences largely in the public function rooms. 8592 would...
Not implying or saying anything. That was along...
Not implying or saying anything. That was along the line as a question/comment, ending with a ? question mark ... ditto for shareholder's OBC, as a ? or observation.

That $749 rate still add up...
Ha, the spa ladies get their chances to upsell...
Ha, the spa ladies get their chances to upsell you to a variety of products & treatment, port day specials ... everything from a detox facial to mineral baths, accu-massage.

And, you didn't apply...
China's modern & vastly new highway system (with...
China's modern & vastly new highway system (with tolls) is just amazing and I say that then, from our 2010 escorted land-based tour in greater Shanghai - put I-95 and/or FL Turnpike alike to shame. ...
The following is from one of the Joy Roll Call ...
The following is from one of the Joy Roll Call during the holiday, some useful info & insights ... page 2 thru 3. Had to dig for this but I found it ...

Not sure if OP wrote up any review or...
Hong Kong-based Chinese T/A that specialized in...
Hong Kong-based Chinese T/A that specialized in booking Asia cruises are advising their local clients to NOT sail the Joy, aimed at & catering to mainland Chinese nationals ... Hong Kong is a much...
Good catch, thanks a lot for helping. What I...
Good catch, thanks a lot for helping. What I meant to write. Yeah, some are not. Distracted driving isn't cool and on top of it, they can stop & point, at best.
I had to use Lyft for a quick & short...
Take a look at this post with a followup summary...
Take a look at this post with a followup summary -
https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2598579

Check on your RCL booking to see if LGA is a drop-off option. 138East/Carol saw it @...
BA switched from its 7 days Bahamas run to the...
BA switched from its 7 days Bahamas run to the longer Caribbean runs around December and about to switch back - I have the dailies uploaded as part of the Semi Live blog/review posts last Halloween...
I just recently look at one of the Joy's review,...
I just recently look at one of the Joy's review, including a segment commenting on the Go-Karts ... well, suffice to say, hold your expectations low & be happy.

It's slow, each run is 4 laps...
I see, okay ... now, what does the tour operator...
I see, okay ... now, what does the tour operator say or recommend - since they are working hard for your business and money, they should have an outline & plan. No ?

I see the HAL ship scheduled...