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Have a standard balcony room with just myself and...
Have a standard balcony room with just myself and my 2.5 year old son.

Would you:

A. Just do twin bed config and bring rails or no rails? Possibly, but bringing a rail seems like a pain

B....
Not trying to be rude or disrespectful, but...
Not trying to be rude or disrespectful, but seriously.

A baggie of wipes are not going to disinfect everything you may come in contact with on vacation. Doorknobs, light switches, remotes,...
You will also be able to disembark early if that...
You will also be able to disembark early if that is a priority for you.
Yes it is different from the regular dining room...
Yes it is different from the regular dining room but is the same across the fleet as of now.
I'm not sure you can really compare a 1-nght...
I'm not sure you can really compare a 1-nght cruise to...well...anything.
Did you even have time to unpack? Actually, did you even pack at all?
I notice you mention only 1 parent. Be sure...
I notice you mention only 1 parent.
Be sure you have proper documentation and identification for the baby.

The family and RC boards are the best places to get specifics.
We've sailed several...
Pretty sure the poster was referring to man...
Pretty sure the poster was referring to man boobs. They are fat and happen to guys who are overweight. Many can help it.
I too believe there are some men who should not go around without their...
I personally wouldn't do it, however over the...
I personally wouldn't do it, however over the past 7 years have not had a single flight delay or problem.

If you do carry-on only or are super confident your bags will arrive quickly, you could...
There are no October Alaskan cruises, you'll have...
There are no October Alaskan cruises, you'll have to pick a different school vacation.
Alaskan cruises run mid-May to mid-September, with people in June generally reporting the best weather.
I...
Dining How do you know what MDR you are to use?...
Dining
How do you know what MDR you are to use?
OR
Can you pick a different place each night?
Anytime dining is whenever you want it to be and fixed dining is in a specific dining room. Your...
Uuummmm... don't do that this time.
Uuummmm... don't do that this time.
I too will play devil's advocate here: What...
I too will play devil's advocate here: What message about the importance of family will you be sending to your children if you leave them at home while you go on a cruise?

No one ever lays their...
When we looked at our job schedules, time off and...
When we looked at our job schedules, time off and location there were only 2 options anyway. Once Carnival, the other NCL. I'm not big on NCL so Carnival it was!
Got my son a 5 piece tux on E Bay for about $30!
Got my son a 5 piece tux on E Bay for about $30!
What is your definition of "enough"? ...
What is your definition of "enough"?
Regardless, there will be very few kids onboard a cruise of that length.
You'd have much more luck if you did two 7-day b2bs rather than a full 2 week. There...
On our last Carnival cruise the steward re-filled...
On our last Carnival cruise the steward re-filled our ice bucket every day without an extra tip. In fact, we hadn't even asked and didn't even realize it until day 3.


But even if this was...
You're gold because you will hit the 25 points...
You're gold because you will hit the 25 points needed by the end of the cruise.
The joy of being disappointed that all future...
The joy of being disappointed that all future rooms will seem cramped. :D
Thank you for clarifying, I was confused as to...
Thank you for clarifying, I was confused as to what the issue even was.
However even with the revised post, I don't really see anything worth complaining.
It's not so much a complaint you...
Never noticed, never cared...not going to pay $3...
Never noticed, never cared...not going to pay $3 grand for an interior room just for a Disney Yellow lifeboat.
Any cruise is a good cruise. However we're not...
Any cruise is a good cruise. However we're not too interested in Dream or Breeze because the are so large. Also have heard a lot of poor reviews on Sunshine.

Would like to try Glory and Freedom...
I've given an extra tip up front, extra in the...
I've given an extra tip up front, extra in the middle, extra at the end, and many times no extra tip at all.

Never noticed a difference in service.
Hobie Cats generally only hold 4 small-medium...
Hobie Cats generally only hold 4 small-medium sized people or 2 large ones.
Sunfish hold 1-2.
Many people just take them out solo.

They are a ton of fun, but doubtful your group of 6 will get...
Seriously? On our last cruise they said the...
Seriously?
On our last cruise they said the drink coupon could only be used on the first sea day. :mad:
Normally I go for a longer cruise, but I cruise...
Normally I go for a longer cruise, but I cruise for ports!