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Just returned from a cruise that stopped in St....
Just returned from a cruise that stopped in St. Kitts, and can say Shipwreck is alive and well. We had an awesome day there, enjoyed the black sand and monkey sightings, food and beverages, etc. The...
Just returned from our trip there. $4-5 US, or a...
Just returned from our trip there. $4-5 US, or a bucket for $15 (6 beers)
A Warning - January 2018
Just returned from a fabulous vacation aboard NCL Gem and wanted to put a warning out there about Antigua. While shopping in port, I was in an upstairs shop while my husband and kids waited on the...
Just off Gem's 1/23 sailing, and we needed warm...
Just off Gem's 1/23 sailing, and we needed warm clothing for the first full sea day and last full sea day. By (full) Day 2 @ Sea we were wearing pants and t-shirts and that afternoon switched to...
Top of the Rock offers better views, IMO....
Top of the Rock offers better views, IMO. Recently did it at night and it was breathtakingly beautiful to see the city all lit up from that height.
We just recently participated in this process for...
We just recently participated in this process for the first time, and we bid in the 'good' category and were awarded a balcony room from Obstructed OceanView. We found out about 12 days before...
I bid $165 per person for balcony from obstructed...
I bid $165 per person for balcony from obstructed oceanview and it was accepted. That was the lowest possible bid in the 'good' range.
New to this bidding process, so forgive the...
New to this bidding process, so forgive the ignorant question...but if others on my sailing have heard on theirs and I have not yet, should I assume this means I won't be getting accepted? I'd think...
No mini-golf, but there is a driving range :cool:
No mini-golf, but there is a driving range :cool:
So bummed he's not on Gem anymore. I sail in 18...
So bummed he's not on Gem anymore. I sail in 18 days and was hoping to see him again!
I had them done professionally - I wish I could...
I had them done professionally - I wish I could do them like that myself!! Looking for good ideas for this round at the end of the month. It's a fun little extra I love to do.
Show me those nautical nails!
Would love to see everyone's mani/pedi choices for a cruise! This was mine for my last cruise:https://i.pinimg.com/564x/77/c1/11/77c111043f8c8afa383507b41504a785.jpg
Not sure why. This was the room we stayed in on...
Not sure why. This was the room we stayed in on the Gem and we loved it. :hearteyes:
This is actually our second cruise. But the...
This is actually our second cruise. But the amount of excitement feels like the first all over again, LOL. We're heading to southern caribbean on Gem 1/23.
Gearing up for a cruise - ideas?
We sail away in 34 days and the excitement is killing us. Curious what your timeline of preparation is leading up to a cruise? When do you start packing? What other things do you do as a family to...
I had this question as well. So am I...
I had this question as well. So am I understanding that all the balcony rooms for 4 include a pullman bed? Or do some only have the pull-out couch and expected to share it?
If you like coffee, try an espresso martini....
If you like coffee, try an espresso martini. They're amazing.
Awesome to hear! Sapphire is our favorite beach...
Awesome to hear! Sapphire is our favorite beach of anywhere we've gone...glad that it's bouncing back!
So, I wonder if those of us who had St. Thomas on...
So, I wonder if those of us who had St. Thomas on our original itineraries can expect the replacement of St. Croix back to St. Thomas, or if this will only be on some....would be nice to know where...
Enjoying your review! We will be on this...
Enjoying your review! We will be on this itinerary on the Gem in January, so really happy to read through your review for a glimpse of what to expect! Thanks for sharing!! :)
White and gold look beautiful and timeless...
White and gold look beautiful and timeless together.
I'd love to know this as well. We sail Jan 23rd....
I'd love to know this as well. We sail Jan 23rd. Tim is hilarious!
Following along; great review so far! Thanks for...
Following along; great review so far! Thanks for sharing!
More energy, no cravings, and less appetite!
I've been trying to lose weight for my upcoming January cruise and just wanted to share my trick. About three months ago, I saw an ad on facebook that almost seemed like a gimmicky,...
Try posting this on your roll call or the East...
Try posting this on your roll call or the East Coast Departures threads - you might get more responses that way. :)