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I just paid $3 for a 700 mL bottle of water at...
I just paid $3 for a 700 mL bottle of water at Starbucks. Never hear anyone complaining about them.
How much do you think you can purchase that $38...
How much do you think you can purchase that $38 bottle on land for? Probably $8.
Buying Deluxe Package On Board
We all know it's required for all adults to purchase the package before sailing (or non-drinking adults must purchase the refreshment package). What about buying on-board? I haven't see any posts...
Our Anthem 9-night (sailing in 6 days) dropped...
Our Anthem 9-night (sailing in 6 days) dropped from $4,500 to $3,000 on a balcony thanks to the pervious KSF promo. A JS dropped from $7,500 for 4 to $4,500 for 4.

Oasis in October, balcony for...
There’s a trick to Carnival’s drink package -...
There’s a trick to Carnival’s drink package - after drink 14, tell them you want to PAY for your drinks, and you can have as much as you want.
1. Because they can 2. Because people are...
1. Because they can
2. Because people are willing to pay for it
Norwegian has changed this as well - they now...
Norwegian has changed this as well - they now have an auction process in place for upgrades, similar to what some airlines have been doing for a while.
Yes, Voom is included. For drinks, the Suite...
Yes, Voom is included.

For drinks, the Suite Lounge offers a limited selection of complimentary beer & wine from 11a-11p and free select cocktails from 5:30-8 (roughly).

Just remember, that...
What about a Grand Suite instead? Same benefits...
What about a Grand Suite instead? Same benefits as the Owner’s Suite, and the room & balcony are plenty large for 2 but generally at a good savings.

Those perks sound great from the TA, I...
You got a great deal, enjoy the JS! It’ll be hard...
You got a great deal, enjoy the JS! It’ll be hard to go back!
Yep. ...
Yep.

http://www.royalcaribbean.com/royalsuiteclass/faq/
It depends how much you drink, however the...
It depends how much you drink, however the beverage package for 2 is probably cheaper than £1400
Different cruise line, but this is probably...
Different cruise line, but this is probably similar to what Royal pays their staff from the gratuity pool: https://help.carnival.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/1123
Really no need to bring - they have life vests...
Really no need to bring - they have life vests for small children. But should you choose to bring it, I’ve never had any problems bringing pool toys on board. YMMV
Of course, everyone sailing in the room have the...
Of course, everyone sailing in the room have the same benefits (not necessarily the same for Sky class, where only guests 1 & 2 receive certain benefits).
Available every night except night 1. Just have...
Available every night except night 1. Just have them to Adventure Ocean by 5-5:15 (just ask and they’ll tell you), and you just pick them up when you’re done. After 10 does incur a fee (around $7/hr...
There’s a good chance they will offer these again...
There’s a good chance they will offer these again on board. Book something in its place now and check the Shore Excurions desk once on board.
I'm guessing the ship was either redeployed or...
I'm guessing the ship was either redeployed or chartered. As you said, the OP has not clarified, but piecing together the comments those are the two most likely scenarios. They likely chose another...
I think you are probably out of luck here. The...
I think you are probably out of luck here. The cruise contract you agreed to when you purchased the cruise allows them to change you to a different ship if they need to. However, they don't just...
Can you please share the circumstances as to how...
Can you please share the circumstances as to how you were downgraded? It may help give us guidance as to what course to recommend based on what others in your similar situation have experienced.
However if they still have enough cabins left,...
However if they still have enough cabins left, they offen will offer that Going, Going, Gone price to everyone starting Thursday, so check pricing again then.

Some sales (like the Going, Going,...
If you are booked under US rules then yes, you...
If you are booked under US rules then yes, you are entitled to the lower price should the price fall. However it IS NOT automatic - YOU must track the price and call to get the lower price. If using...
Book the thermal spa now, as it is cheaper than...
Book the thermal spa now, as it is cheaper than booking on board. If you get the upgrade, cancel as the spa will be included.