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A few years ago we called at Stavanger and caught...
A few years ago we called at Stavanger and caught the so called ho ho bus, no cheap. Found out about it from the unhelpful and rude Tourist office. Had to change buses 3 times before we started
We...
Just checked my Cruise Personaliser and it still...
Just checked my Cruise Personaliser and it still says on Ventura you can check your on board account on the tv
Going on Saturday and my wardrobe is nearly...
Going on Saturday and my wardrobe is nearly empty.
If going from Southampton just pack everything, no limit on how much luggage you can take.
Saga cruises
Could we please have a Saga cruise forum. So many older people in the U.K. use this line and must have many questions.
Thanks
Thanks
Ventura cabin TV after refit
Think I read somewhere that you can no longer see your on-board account on the TV.
Anyone know if this is correct?
It was something I really liked on Ventura.
In the U.K. insurance doesn’t cover relatives...
In the U.K. insurance doesn’t cover relatives being ill, only those travelling.
Ginger for me too and snack bars for trips ashore.
Ginger for me too and snack bars for trips ashore.
Peninsular club - different tiers
My travelling and cabin companion and I are on different tiers, Atlantic and Pacific. How are our on board discounts worked out if we put everything on one credit card?
Booking Fred through Saga
Experiences please? Do you get all the Saga perks? Eg. Included insurance, car to and from home etc.
Booked cruising excursions in Tenerife and Gran...
Booked cruising excursions in Tenerife and Gran Canaria as they confirmed that they are happy to take folding wheelchairs, could not get a definitive answer from P and O.
Using Hercules tours in La...
You can put a boat on a ship but you can’t put a...
You can put a boat on a ship but you can’t put a ship on a boat.
Great thought John, but I don’t think the cruise...
Great thought John, but I don’t think the cruise lines would go to the trouble or expense of doing this. They don’t make any extra money from an accessible cabin in the same grade as a standard. They...
There is a problem with booking an accessible...
There is a problem with booking an accessible cabin. As there are so few of these you have to book really early, up to two years in advance. Most insurance companies will not insure more than a year...
Wheelchair in cabin
We had an outside cabin on our recent mini cruise on Oriana There was room for my small folding wheelchair.
P and O were happy to accept our booking.
I have been checking out the new Saga ship due...
Thank you EB. That would be great if ,as you say,...
Thank you EB. That would be great if ,as you say, we are not too late.
Tenerife 28th April 2018
Just discovered Ventura is in port on this evening.Is there anything special going on in Tenerife on this day?
I ask because when we originally booked we were due to leave in the afternoon.
Phone them on their free phone number, shown at...
Phone them on their free phone number, shown at the top of this forum.
Had chateaubriand on Ventura in March....
Had chateaubriand on Ventura in March. Mouth-wateringly gorgeous. Shame they’ve scrapped it.
So sorry to hear this. My condolences to their...
So sorry to hear this. My condolences to their families.
Early December did 4 night cruise to Zeebrugge...
Early December did 4 night cruise to Zeebrugge (did the Brussels tour) and Amsterdam.
No specific tours available but they took my wheelchair on the coach, you need to be able to climb the coach...
Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately my cruise...
Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately my cruise line does not post menus outside buffet.
Using buffet in a wheelchair
Did our first cruise using my wheelchair. It was great for getting around most of the ship but I found the buffet difficult. A staff member approached me immediately with a tray and cutlery, but he...
We have saver fare next year on Ventura and have...
We have saver fare next year on Ventura and have requested freedom dining. If we are allocated club which restaurant manager do we see to try and change, club or freedom?
Bess. I found it chilly at times on the same...
Bess. I found it chilly at times on the same cruise, but nothing that a light wrap wouldn’t cure.