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I think the Voyager class is about the perfect...
I think the Voyager class is about the perfect size....wasn't as fond of the Radiance class...mainly because there's no open-air adult pool...the solarium roof remains closed....don't like that at...
Roll Tide, Roll!!!!
Roll Tide, Roll!!!!
Research the bus lines and routes....you can see...
Research the bus lines and routes....you can see a good deal of the island from the bus! Google Grand Cayman buses!
No different than a hotel! It's more common than...
No different than a hotel! It's more common than you would think!
You can check your table when you board.....or...
You can check your table when you board.....or simply be surprised when you go to dinner!
Their turkey is actually pretty tasty...or at...
Their turkey is actually pretty tasty...or at least, it has been, for us!
I think the laws in Britain have something to do...
I think the laws in Britain have something to do with it, too....y'all are more "regulated" with your booking rules than are we.
At resorts, it's fine...they won't take the...
At resorts, it's fine...they won't take the chance that their visitors will get ill. BAD publicity! Outside of resort settings, avoid water, ice, raw veggies, etc...
On some ships, they do put out some "munchies" in...
On some ships, they do put out some "munchies" in a bar or two around the dinner hours...you don't have to buy anything to partake....food is included in your fare!!
When we USED to get paper coupons, there was a...
When we USED to get paper coupons, there was a coupon for JR on Radiance class ships, but there was no JR at which to use it.....a wasted coupon! The coupon books were pretty much mass-produced, and...
As long as there is no SURGE protector, it's...
As long as there is no SURGE protector, it's fine. Ship's don't "surge" the electric, so they don't allow them.
You can fit in a high chair...no worries!
You can fit in a high chair...no worries!
I have done that at hotels, where I know the...
I have done that at hotels, where I know the shower heads are WAY to high for me to use.....but not all shower heads will fit these commercial brands they use. Be prepared for that!

Changing a...
Dialysis at Sea encompasses many cruise lines,...
Dialysis at Sea encompasses many cruise lines, including Carnival. Ask about it at your dialysis center. It's not cheap, as Medicare doesn't cover it out of the country. But, you may be able to...
The ONLY time we noticed any insects was going...
The ONLY time we noticed any insects was going thru the Panama Canal, and that was only when we were stopped in Lake Gatun...they weren't mosquitos...just flying nuisance bugs......

On beaches and...
I'm pretty sure they don't bleach the jacuzzi...
I'm pretty sure they don't bleach the jacuzzi lines between guests....not a fan of using "public" hot tubs or jacuzzis!!!
There was a thread on here about a woman who...
There was a thread on here about a woman who brought her SEWING MACHINE.....I guess, whatever floats your boat!
Might simply be the holidays.....same thing...
Might simply be the holidays.....same thing happens on weekends to many folks. Just try again...but don't stress! You don't HAVE to print it at all, even tho I know you want to! It will become...
NO..it's a fenced in leased area....you can't...
NO..it's a fenced in leased area....you can't leave, nor can unauthorized Haitians get in.
You should probably google this...."fishing...
You should probably google this...."fishing Aruba" or something along those lines. Aruba has a great website!
Forum: Aruba
Posted By cb at sea
If your parents are too tired to venture out, the...
If your parents are too tired to venture out, the ship makes a lovely day. No reason you can't take off for a couple hours in either place and see a bit of the country!
You will NOT want to drop off bags until...
You will NOT want to drop off bags until departing passengers are gone.....so don't get there too early! The chance of your luggage NOT making it onto the ship is great, if you get there too early. ...
Yes, there is a hair dryer, but if you wife is...
Yes, there is a hair dryer, but if you wife is like me, she will want her own. The provided ones are pretty anemic...they get hot, but don't BLOW worth a damn. That's the whole point of "blow...
That's usually a "partial" transit...you go thru...
That's usually a "partial" transit...you go thru 3 sets of locks into Lake Gatun....that's where excursions get off the ship. There is really no need to do excursions on a partial.....stay on the...
If you arrive at NIGHT, it's cheaper to stay near...
If you arrive at NIGHT, it's cheaper to stay near the airport, and get a ride in the morning....the trip is about 1 hour. No sense in paying "beachfront" prices if you aren't there to enjoy the...