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This is not true. Some cruise lines allow a TA to...
This is not true. Some cruise lines allow a TA to discount fares. Others do not. For those allowing discounts, there can be a significant difference in prices
It really depends on the individual. For some it...
It really depends on the individual. For some it is a great deal, but for others it is a waste of money. On the carnival section of these boards you should find help pricing your drinks.
If they interest you, many cruise have activities...
If they interest you, many cruise have activities that allow for teams. For instance, most have trivia and teams of up to 6. Teams are always looking for an extra.
Where are you going? Some parts of the world...
Where are you going? Some parts of the world generally accept US$ others require local currency.
The answer may vary by cruise line. You may want...
The answer may vary by cruise line. You may want to post this in the section for the line you are booking with
Sounds like neither of you had your passport....
Sounds like neither of you had your passport. Would you have sailed without your wife had they accepted you military ID? Do you have to be a US citizen to get a military ID?
If you feel that one of the people covered by...
If you feel that one of the people covered by the auto-tip has done extra things for you, then they would of course appreciate any extra you might give them. We tip Room Service when they deliver....
Most cruise lines charge your onboard account...
Most cruise lines charge your onboard account with the recommended gratuities each day. The exact amount varies by cruise line and (sometimes) by type of cabin. We sail on Princess and their amounts...
You may want to repost this in the section for...
You may want to repost this in the section for Crystale
If you do decide to drive, the Doubletree hotel...
If you do decide to drive, the Doubletree hotel in San Pedro allows you to park a car for 28 days in you spend one night there.
Check any excursions before you book to be sure...
Check any excursions before you book to be sure you will not be charged for the child.
Welcome aboard.
Welcome aboard.
Thanks for the info.
Thanks for the info.
Your cruise line should have a recommended...
Your cruise line should have a recommended earliest time for flights out. Check with them. Note that the cruise lines are usually pretty conservative, so cutting it a little short is usually OK.
We take none of these either.
We take none of these either.
We decorate our door with the help of magnets...
We decorate our door with the help of magnets that we won on previous cruises laying trivia.
On their newer ships Princess also plays the Love...
On their newer ships Princess also plays the Love Boat there as they sail away. It was beautiful when we sailed down the fjord from Kotor to the Adriatic Sea.
As long as you are planning to cruise, stay with...
As long as you are planning to cruise, stay with the insurance you have. If you get a new policy it will almost certainly NOT cover any heart problems as they would be considered a pre-existing...
Some people like to geet it paid off so they...
Some people like to geet it paid off so they don't worry about it or spend the money intended for the cruise.
Staying on for the following cruise, and the one...
Staying on for the following cruise, and the one after that, and ....
We had the opposite problem. Strong winds in...
We had the opposite problem. Strong winds in Sidney Nova Scotia pushed us against the dock, so we could not sail. We had to wait overnight for a tugboat to come up from Halifax to pull us off the...
Sorry you had a bad time. We love cruising, in...
Sorry you had a bad time. We love cruising, in many cases for the reason you hate it. Well to each his own.
Another place to check would be the Roll Call for...
Another place to check would be the Roll Call for your cruise. There you can meet others sailing with you. Someone may be organizing a private trip to one of the beaches.
Often, the response is to someone who asked a...
Often, the response is to someone who asked a question about everyone's preference. No explanation is requested
We always leave on the auto-tip and tip...
We always leave on the auto-tip and tip additional if it is warranted.