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Pre-reserve - payment is made on shipboard...
Pre-reserve - payment is made on shipboard account. Crystal never takes a payment in advance unlike other cruise lines like Holland America.

I also notice there is a 100% cancellation fee if...
So you have a) a new cruiser to Cunard b) a...
So you have
a) a new cruiser to Cunard
b) a collection of repeat customers; i.e.
Cunard World Club - Gold (completed 20 days previously),
Cunard World Club - Platinum (completed 70 days...
Just a bit more formal than Crystal's...
Just a bit more formal than Crystal's MDR/Waterside. Its jackets mandatory every night for men.

The difference is that Crystal's passengers are mainly Americans who prefer informality. We did the...
A familiar name from the Crystal forum! We did...
A familiar name from the Crystal forum! We did our first Queens Grill at the start of July this year.

I found breakfast service to be fairly fast. However, I normally turn up for breakfast around...
Track/Trace web is on the AA app as well as on...
Track/Trace web is on the AA app as well as on its website.

A couple of years ago, we flew from London to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia. Arriving at Fort Lauderdale, checking the AA web-site, I...
Disembarkation a day early?
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My photo from the top deck of the late evening sailing

With good weather, you could easily walk to the Four Seasons from where Crystal docks. Don’t overplan for now.

Sent from...
Budapest is not big and it easy to take a taxi...
Budapest is not big and it easy to take a taxi from the pier or the hotel (depends on which hotel you are looking at) in central Budapest.

I have done Budapest both on the Mozart and at a hotel...
Personally, if you are not in a PH or above, my...
Personally, if you are not in a PH or above, my suggestion is to make a individual reservation at the same restaurant (and at the same time even) and order a la carte.

The Crystal excursion is a...
Made me laugh! I suspect this is the Temple at...
Made me laugh!
I suspect this is the Temple at Philae near Aswan !
When the Mozart is docked if you are on the side...
When the Mozart is docked if you are on the side where the boat is dock, chance are that you will be below the dock level, mean you have a wall or you view is that of the underside of the pier. Hence...
Just so are aware, you have to be on the coach...
Just so are aware, you have to be on the coach for 7:30am to leave for Macys
There are two categories of Crystal excursion....
There are two categories of Crystal excursion. Regular ones and Crystal adventures.

The ones that you get on a bus and drive around are regular excursions and cancellable with 48 hours notice....
Sailed with him twice now. He has some fans. He...
Sailed with him twice now. He has some fans. He is not very good at getting the audience to interact with him apart from asking for requests; the majority of which he does do. The problem is some...
Mark is taking the summer off for once and is...
Mark is taking the summer off for once and is currently finishing a two-week stint at a piano bar in Provincetown. He is doing a few land based shows and spending time with family and friends in...
We also had Viktorija last autumn. My parents...
We also had Viktorija last autumn. My parents were in the PH in 205 which is next to yours. My god-sister was in 200 PH and I was in 202 PH on the other side of the boat. Viktorija is extremely...
As far as I am aware, all guests, have the same...
As far as I am aware, all guests, have the same evening dress code in the Britannia Restaurant, Britannia Club and the Grills restaurant. Smart casual means only jacket mandatory for men. Ties...
Any delay will be caused by having to clear Dutch...
Any delay will be caused by having to clear Dutch immigration as you cross from the Schengen zone to the non-Schengen zone of the airport. I assume you have a non-EU passport which take longer to...
Two Mozart chocolate balls or chocolate disk...
Two Mozart chocolate balls or chocolate disk every night delivered under a lovely glass cover. I hasten to add they are the touristy red variety, not the posh original blue/silver ones they sell in...
Russ Thomas Grieve ...
Russ Thomas Grieve

https://adventuresallaround.com/russ-thomas-grieve-azamara-club-cruise-director-10-questions/

Interesting background - Russ Thomas Grieve joined Azamara Club Cruises after a...
We were "in transit" in Brooklyn recent on a back...
We were "in transit" in Brooklyn recent on a back to back cruise and did not wish to go into Brooklyn or Manhattan. We saw folks at the check-in desks around 10:30am and no queues.

The queues are...
American Songbook Attire
Oh dear! What does casual attire American Songbook constitute?
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The other half is also celebrating his 60th...
The other half is also celebrating his 60th birthday but in less than two weeks. We booked into a Queen's Grill suite on a Transatlantic on the QM2. Great minds think alike.

Some expensive wines...
Forum: Cunard Line
Posted By JohnKen3
Grills lunch
Will the Queens Grill be open for lunch on embarkation day?
Regarding discounts 2.5% on-board booking...
Regarding discounts

2.5% on-board booking (although you have a 2 week grace period after your cruise to get this discount), plus
2.5% Crystal Society Member (1 previous cruise); plus
2.5% if...