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I had similar experiences this past Jan >> March...
I had similar experiences this past Jan >> March ( 53 days ) on the QV from FLL >> Sydney. Several tours were just dreadful, one was a snorkeling trip + they took us to a sandy beach. !! Fish...
MOZ~~~~ you said the airline changed your...
MOZ~~~~ you said the airline changed your flight. Tell them that the time they gave you is N O T convenient for you and tell them they NEED to offer a choice to you that is GOOD for you. I ""Hear...
Some cruise lines do have laundromats and...
Some cruise lines do have laundromats and irons/ironing boards for guests use. There's about 6 decks on all the QUEEN'S ships on the Cunard line that has do-it-yourself laundry facilities. ...
We booked a r/t T/A in late AUG of 2016 for Nov...
We booked a r/t T/A in late AUG of 2016 for Nov of '16 and the prices were FAAAAAR better then,~~~~ than anything we could find for this year. We're doing the r/t T/A Nov. 12, 2017, + are happy...
I'm really enjoying your reports. Our family was...
I'm really enjoying your reports. Our family was on the Radiance last summer / Alaska cruise. Nice ship. I'm really pleased to see you have a lovely plan for Hilo--- HVNP. Good choice. Having...
Altho-- you do know-- Right ?? there's not much...
Altho-- you do know-- Right ?? there's not much weather that is going to make you wear shorts or swim suits on a T/A crossing.
I've did the T/A on QM2 last NOV + will be doing...
I've did the T/A on QM2 last NOV + will be doing it again this NOV. On the formal nights, there's plenty of guests who avoid the MDR and its " dress code" and they eat happily in the buffet....
We were on a PVT.tour in Athens a few yrs....
We were on a PVT.tour in Athens a few yrs. ago.... Lovely Day--Great Tour--Marvelous Guide--interesting stops....
ALL was perfect, till the lovely, comfortable, roomy, clean, white Pvt. van ran out...
I've had only good experiences in using the...
I've had only good experiences in using the laundromats on all 3 Queens. Using them at 6 pm is a breeze......
As for the 1 yr old "" Flipping"" the plate........
As for the 1 yr old "" Flipping"" the plate..... this can pretty easily be eliminated by NOT giving a plate to her. Simply place the small finger foods on the very clean high-chair tray.
Dining at the buffet is very nice. There are...
Dining at the buffet is very nice. There are faaaaar more than 2-3 hot choices, as someone above commented.
And many folks ( dressed nicely B U T not formally ) go to the theater for the nightly...
Forum: Cunard Line
Posted By hihilo
QM2 buffet is less appealing than the buffet(s)...
QM2 buffet is less appealing than the buffet(s) on QE and QV. I have been on all 3 ships in the last 18 months.
Many of QM2 buffet sitting areas are not along side windows, but are enclosed so you...
I'd be interested in hearing how these awesome,...
I'd be interested in hearing how these awesome, and Marvelous SURPRISES work out for the person who has been kept in the dark. If anyone has 'pulled it off', please let us know if the recipient...
I think Poster # 17 spoke the truth. There is a...
I think Poster # 17 spoke the truth. There is a world of difference in the attitude of crew members who are from the USA, compared to (Other ships) where you will find non-USA crew members. Put your...
WELL SAID...... poster # 22! interesting...
WELL SAID...... poster # 22!

interesting that your 'name' is Welshred
BRIDGE ~~~~ cards, not the kind that goes over water(s)
Can anyone help me find out who the "guest teachers" will be for bridge playing
on QM2 starting Nov 12, 2017?
Thanks !
More on VISA's/ it also depends which country...
More on VISA's/ it also depends which country you are from, and what Passport you hold.
For example, about 4-5 ys ago, while in Argentina, my friend and I wanted to go to the Brazilian side of...
RE: Visa for China. If you live in a big city...
RE: Visa for China.
If you live in a big city that has a Chinese embassy, you can do it in person, I guess.
For many MANY of us, who don't have that option, we use a service, such as VISA...
We used UBER last NOV and were comfortable, and...
We used UBER last NOV and were comfortable, and the price was fair.
RE: comfort in showering---- an acquaintance---he...
RE: comfort in showering---- an acquaintance---he is both tall and V E R Y round........doesn't even bother using the showers in his cabin on cruise ships~~~~~~~ he just goes to the gym and uses...
Very interesting reporting--- thanks. I've been...
Very interesting reporting--- thanks. I've been on the "S", and it brings back lovely memories.
Looking forward to your continuing posts.
Very enjoyable------- you two would be F U N to...
Very enjoyable------- you two would be F U N to travel with !
QM 2 dining..... my experience, last NOV T/A...
QM 2 dining..... my experience, last NOV T/A crossing, 14 days....
Our table for 6 had lovely companions, no one was ever late,
and the service was excellent / personal and very professional....
I found the internet on Q V to be excellent, this...
I found the internet on Q V to be excellent, this past Jan >> March 2017... from Fla >> Sydney. Admittedly, I was not running a business, downloading the Library of Congress or researching a thesis. ...
UBER is excellent
UBER is excellent