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I know where you're coming from, but it's an EU...
I know where you're coming from, but it's an EU regulation, and works both ways. I've had benefits in another country myself when I became unemployed out of season.



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Tourists do pay, either through insurance,...
Tourists do pay, either through insurance, European Health Card, or cash.

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Their gratuities should not be their pay. It's up...
Their gratuities should not be their pay. It's up to the cruise line to pay them a proper wage. If the don't, then that's someone else's problem.

I work on minimum wage, so tips are a lot to me.
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Well, I worked for 40 years before ending up in a...
Well, I worked for 40 years before ending up in a wheelchair, so I'm now enjoying my benefits.
Everyone's circumstances differ, but no way is our NHS free.

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Doesn't part of our NI go towards NHS? Sent...
Doesn't part of our NI go towards NHS?

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There's a few good quotes from the North American...
There's a few good quotes from the North American Indians too down the years.................

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I was on a Thomson cruise on the Red Sea and the...
I was on a Thomson cruise on the Red Sea and the rear of the ship bar had 3 really good waiters. I gave them all 10 dollars each on my 2nd last night for the wonderful service I received.

They did...
Does anyone have any evidence that this service...
Does anyone have any evidence that this service charge does actually get to the "behind the scenes" staff in full?

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It's worth remembering when using speciality...
It's worth remembering when using speciality restaurants that you're also giving up your "complimentary" meal already paid for when you bought your cruise. [emoji15]

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There's a significant jump in prices for 2018...
There's a significant jump in prices for 2018 cruises. They increase the price by £150/ £250 and cut staffing numbers to compensate for giving AI Packages.
Hotels did this years ago - NCL are...
This Service Charge crops up all the time and...
This Service Charge crops up all the time and there never seems to be a definitive answer, especially as most ships have UK and North American passengers.

My view is quite simple, but not...
Show yer wife a bit of respect and dine where she...
Show yer wife a bit of respect and dine where she CAN find something she likes.

If you want a steak so badly, cook one for yerself when at home. 😉
EU or UK?
EU or UK?
Miami Tour
Can anybody give me the name of the Tour Operator who does Miami City Tour & Shopping at Aventura please? Need to get in touch with them.
Forum: Cruise Air
Posted By thebooler
Miami Rest!
Hi all,
Is there anywhere near Miami Int. Aimport that one can rest between say 2pm and 6pm?
Eg are there hotels rent out rooms for like 12 hours, or day use?
Thanks for all the replies folks - and the...
Thanks for all the replies folks - and the laughs!

BRITISH AIRWAYS strikes called off. Panic over. I do have Insurance and it would cover such an event, but my main concern is actually getting the...
BA Cabin Crew Strikes
Anybody able to tell us what happens if our flight gets cancelled, or looks likes being cancelled, from London Heathrow to Miami to cruise on Getaway 2nd January?

Would NCL refund? ATOL? BA? Would...
Drinks Package
Hi NCL
Quick question - if you're on drinks Package, does this also apply on NCL Islands?
Thanks
Harry

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I might book this cabin now!!!!! Sent from...
I might book this cabin now!!!!!

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Forum: Roatan
Posted By thebooler
Many thanks my friend. Sent from my SM-T550...
Many thanks my friend.

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Forum: Roatan
Posted By thebooler
Docks
Can someone post the docks that NCL use at Roatan, Belize & Cozumel please?

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I've just been on the Jade where I made friends...
I've just been on the Jade where I made friends with quite a few people. Every time any of them seen me a bottle of beer would be deposited beside me as they were on the UBP and I not!

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Interesting reading. I'm just off a cruise,...
Interesting reading.

I'm just off a cruise, wheelchair bound, booked 3 weeks before departure, no accessible rooms left, booked a normal room with a shower chair.

Had a ball.
I've also been solo on the Epic and had a great...
I've also been solo on the Epic and had a great time. I booked today for the Greek Isles on the Jade, and I'm hoping I'll meet plenty people looking to have a drink and a chat.

The big difference...
I booked a cruise today and by the time I got...
I booked a cruise today and by the time I got home I could log in and do as you said.