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As noted in post directly above, it has been...
As noted in post directly above, it has been confirmed by others lately as working, somewhat, on 2 ships only - rest of the fleet, using running on the older app.

My advice, download & install...
Not sure exactly which LaQuinta in Manhattan you...
Not sure exactly which LaQuinta in Manhattan you are referring to - it is possible that they've changed their partnership/alliance with another brand, not necessary "closed" & maybe closed temporary...
Looks like transfer has been safely done. Best of...
Looks like transfer has been safely done. Best of luck. Job well done for USCG and the ship's medical team. Ship resumed normal speed & heading, NY bound, ETA around 5 AM.


Sent from my moto...
Escape medevac in progress, off Cape Cod, MA
Live on ship's webcam, USCG hovering & dropped off rescuer on deck, prep to transfer.

Just FYI, please respect patient privacy and careful w details, if any....
Lead by example, walk the talk, to see and be...
Lead by example, walk the talk, to see and be seen are positive attributes for management excellence. NCL isn't any more top "heavy" than other mass cruiselines and being around, interacting with...
NCL docking at St. George's terminal, Bermuda - ...
NCL docking at St. George's terminal, Bermuda -
https://www.dropbox.com/s/g5tzd4h0lhozdk1/2006-10-10%2009.58.05.JPG?dl=0

Crown & Majestry, side-by-side. Had sailed the Dawn & Sea by then ...
There are a dozen+ threads on this, here's one of...
There are a dozen+ threads on this, here's one of them -
https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2562558&highlight=Insurance+protection

It provide basic no-frills, limited "essential"...
HK public transport, including taxi (metered...
HK public transport, including taxi (metered fares) are to be paid in local currencies - HKD (exchange rate is about 7:75 to 1 USD) - credit card pmt is exception, if equipped but digital/mobile...
I would recommend sailing the mega NCL ship at...
I would recommend sailing the mega NCL ship at least once, to experience it and see if it's a good mix for both of you - given your cruise history on other lines & on NCL. We prefer the mid-sized...
Forum: Asia
Posted By mking8288
I don't know about private hot springs in TW, but...
I don't know about private hot springs in TW, but the ones we're stayed at in Taitung County on east-central, attached to resort-style hotels are required guests using the facilities to shower first...
UN ... POTUS and First Family expected in town as...
UN ... POTUS and First Family expected in town as well, so Fifth Avenue in the 50's will be bad. Frozen zones and traffic coming to full stops as executive & diplomatic protection escort their...
OP's question about those obstructed windows ......
OP's question about those obstructed windows ... pretty old but resurfaced, which is fine by itself ... but I am afraid it is based on outdated and possibly inaccurate info ... I've looked into the...
OP, if you tell us which airline you are flying...
OP, if you tell us which airline you are flying into LGA, and travel date(s), we can be even more specific in our suggestions/recommendations, as the airport is in the middle of a major multi-year...
Probably just a temporary website listing glitch,...
Probably just a temporary website listing glitch, maybe processing early upgrades for winning bids, which some in the Roll Call reported started less than a week earlier.

Sent from my moto g(6)...
Following, how was the "ride" at sea during the...
Following, how was the "ride" at sea during the week being chased by the storm :D

Excellent pictures, telling the story & thanks for sharing. My nieces typically upload theirs on Instagram with...
Excellent video on YT, gave it a thumbs up over...
Excellent video on YT, gave it a thumbs up over there - impressed, well done. I've bookmarked it to share on social media.

It looked like the lagoon/new designated Haven area on the far side...
Expect to find one usable 110 volts outlet (USA,...
Expect to find one usable 110 volts outlet (USA, 2 or 3 prong) and one 220 volts (European - 2 round pins) outlet in the typical stateroom on the POA. Do not pack or bring any extension cord with...
OP, how are you getting to Pier 88/90 on that...
OP, how are you getting to Pier 88/90 on that day, driving them or getting drop off - by someone, or car service ?

Downstairs or street level, inside the cruise terminal building - before getting...
We're on the Gem twice since its recent...
We're on the Gem twice since its recent refurbishment - staterooms did get some (minor ?? depending on one's definitions) refreshing, like the bedside night stands (similar to the ones used on...
Cash toll is $8.50 and car services do have the...
Cash toll is $8.50 and car services do have the choice per TLC rules to not collect it based on the EZ-Pass discounted rate of $5.76 for the H. Carey Tunnel, - a preferrred route going downtown via...
Just as tracking data projected, Escape in-bound...
Just as tracking data projected, Escape in-bound slowly at 13 knots, could be in as early as 3 to 4 AM. Calm seas & nice.

Welcome back !...
Gooood morning & thank you for keeping up the...
Gooood morning & thank you for keeping up the useful info feed to us following along - enjoy your lunch, last full sea day onboard - might be a bit more cross wind outside but should ease later on, ...
One of my nieces sailed the Jade earlier this...
One of my nieces sailed the Jade earlier this week on a T/A ... based on her feedback, satellite WiFi internet works fine in general, being dynamically cached & serverd - congestion can be expected...
Two tips: a) all of our staterooms, Insides &...
Two tips:
a) all of our staterooms, Insides & higher, have a "small" & rectangular stainless steel tray, used for the ice bucket and small cups, etc. Easily hijack it to use as a takeout tray,...
Passengers riding, whether in Uber, Lyft or car...
Passengers riding, whether in Uber, Lyft or car service, and taxi, i.e. Carmel or Dial 7, are responsible for paying for any applicable tolls, and the charges are added to the final fares to be...