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Hi Florry are you finding the balcony windy on...
Hi Florry are you finding the balcony windy on the wrap around aft? We usually like the centre aft as they don't seem to have the wind and are quite sunny.
Wonder why there are so many children on board as...
Wonder why there are so many children on board as its not half term? Very interesting post Florry. We did the similar cruise early September and really thought we had made a mistake until we found...
Amazing photos thank you.
Amazing photos thank you.
Interesting replies. Its a good job we are all...
Interesting replies. Its a good job we are all different and like different things. I do think that we would all agree that a cruise is a time to recharge the batteries and escape from all the things...
Thank you. Decisions, decisions!
Thank you. Decisions, decisions!
Interesting comments. Thank you very much. Food...
Interesting comments. Thank you very much. Food for thought and serious discussions to follow this weekend.
Thank you Selbourne that is something that I had...
Thank you Selbourne that is something that I had not previously heard of and certainly wouldn't appreciate listening to flushing loos all the time. Obviously there is a lot of money involved booking...
Thank you I did find your review interesting and...
Thank you I did find your review interesting and am trying to do my "homework" . At present my other half is favouring F730 and I will take your points on board.Could I ask how was the room was ...
Yes thank you the other half has worked out we...
Yes thank you the other half has worked out we would be better with a port side balcony. I hate flying and at least it would only be the one way.
Britannia aft suites
Am looking at a few options for our next cruise and may like to try an aft suite. We have had a suite at the front and it wasn't for us. We do like the aft of Britannia. The cabins that are free...
Transatlantic weather conditions?
Am considering a transatlantic cruise end October 2018. Just wondering what the weather/sea conditions may be like? We travel down to Madeira then 5 sea days across to the Caribbean. A friend has...
Thanks that's useful to know.
Thanks that's useful to know.
Having a serious think about a repositional...
Having a serious think about a repositional cruise and thought it said in the brochure they used Thomas Cook airplanes for the Caribbean?
We always opt for freedom dining. As mentioned...
We always opt for freedom dining. As mentioned you can chose when you want to eat and have the freedom to fit in with port visits, entertainment etc... We always ask for a table for two and...
Echoing the overnight stay in Winchester for...
Echoing the overnight stay in Winchester for people on long journeys as you just don't know the traffic conditions etc... If its a P and O coach it may well be a different matter. A bit like the...
Thanks very much.
Thanks very much.
A couple of weeks back we had a boarding time of...
A couple of weeks back we had a boarding time of 3pm. As usual stayed overnight in Winchester and had a mooch around in the morning. We aimed to get to the terminal for parking for 2.30 but got stuck...
Thanks for that. Are you able to book all the...
Thanks for that. Are you able to book all the transport arrangements in advance?
Hope everythings soon sorted. stay safe.
Hope everythings soon sorted. stay safe.
Out of interest we live in the North and am...
Out of interest we live in the North and am wondering does the coach pick you up from Manchester (if you opt to fly back to that airport) to take you down to Southampton ?It seems a bit confusing. We...
Yes we were wait listed for Santiago de...
Yes we were wait listed for Santiago de Compostela last week. We found out the day after boarding that we had been allocated a place. However, we did not receive our pre cruise booking Peninsular...
Indeed. There was a collection box in the...
Indeed. There was a collection box in the reception of the Britannia for hurricane donations last week.
Thanks for that. I was thinking it was only the...
Thanks for that. I was thinking it was only the one plane flight.
Think I'm in need of that one now!! Too much...
Think I'm in need of that one now!! Too much prosecco and cheese.
Totally agree with Pidgoefcdf. There was...
Totally agree with Pidgoefcdf. There was definitely a noticeable cost cutting exercise on Britannia. Having travelled on her several times before the entertainment was mostly the same except for...