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These held bookings greatly benefit the cruise...
These held bookings greatly benefit the cruise lines, as they have a large pool of money that they are using interest-free from these bookings.
How did we EVER manage to cruise without Internet...
How did we EVER manage to cruise without Internet access?

Just sayin..:D
The last time we flew SWA from FLL, our flight...
The last time we flew SWA from FLL, our flight was at 4:30. We got to the arport at 10:00 and were not allowed to check in our luggage until 4 hours before our flight. I had to keep it with us for...
I have a theory about the "sewer gas smells" in...
I have a theory about the "sewer gas smells" in some cabins.

Have you ever noticed that the bathrooms are about an inch or so above the cabin floor? The bath drains into this area and some water...
RCCL offered a reward but the perp's had...
RCCL offered a reward but the perp's had difficulty reading it.

It was written in "gnome-men-clature"

That one was complements of DW.
Unless you fully earned the 140 points before the...
Unless you fully earned the 140 points before the conversion, they won't give you a block. When they did the point conversion from the old system of one point per cruise to a point per day, they...
It depends on what you consider "good views". ...
It depends on what you consider "good views". The Oasis class ships predominantly tie up to the pier with the starboard side facing the pier. However, they can, and do tie up with the port side to...
Make "Chiweenie" into a stuffed pillow. Then you...
Make "Chiweenie" into a stuffed pillow. Then you can take him anywhere.:D
I tried this and it did not happen! The folks on...
I tried this and it did not happen! The folks on the phone said that since I passed the 140 point due to the "points conversion" that happened a few years ago, that we did not qualify for the 140...
If you like to watch what is going on on the pier...
If you like to watch what is going on on the pier while in port, I would suggest starboard side. The Oasis class ships predominantly tie up to the pier with the starboard side to the pier. When...
This reply is exactly what we found to be true on...
This reply is exactly what we found to be true on Oasis last November.
Yeah! I could trade my 40+ DW for two twenty...
Yeah!

I could trade my 40+ DW for two twenty year olds.

The only problem is that i am not wired for 220.:D
It was on the week we were on Oasis. This was...
It was on the week we were on Oasis. This was the first week that Coastal Kitchen was open, so they were going to add sit down lunch (and possibly breakfast?) starting over the next two weeks. So...
Wonderful perk. Very acceptable breakfast and...
Wonderful perk. Very acceptable breakfast and lunch buffet. Excellent service from Rose and Lovelyn (among others). These two young ladies made our day whenever we went to the lounge. We wanted...
We were on Oasis for the 11/8/2014 sailing. One...
We were on Oasis for the 11/8/2014 sailing. One night in the Windjammer was designated as Seafood Night. They had "Lobster Thermidor" on the buffet. It was not Thermidor, but rather, was unlimited...
We did not take any pictures last week. You are...
We did not take any pictures last week. You are right it is very spartan. There are a couple of purple couch's on the lounge side and the rest of it is very simplistic tables for four persons. The...
Just off the Oasis last Saturday. Cats is too...
Just off the Oasis last Saturday. Cats is too long. Lots of people left at the intermission
We sailed Oasis 11-8 thru 11-15. Coastal Kitchen...
We sailed Oasis 11-8 thru 11-15. Coastal Kitchen was oepn for dinner at 6 PM.

We were told that Coastal Kitchen would start serving full breakfast and lunch starting with the cruise of Nov 22,...
On Oasis last week in a GS. We ordered dinner...
On Oasis last week in a GS. We ordered dinner from Room Service two times during the week. Both times we ordered at 6 pm and were told 40 minutes to an hour. Both times the food arrived in 40...
Izumi was still closed following drydock as of...
Izumi was still closed following drydock as of Nov 125, 2014.
A few years ago, RCCL tried to keep their prices...
A few years ago, RCCL tried to keep their prices elevated. I believe that Richard Fain stated that they would be OK with sailing with empty cabins rather than continuing discounting.

They quickly...
They had better!! We cruise the week of...
They had better!! We cruise the week of 11-8-2014.

Information in the Suite Lounge on Oasis said that the opening day was to be 11-8-2014.