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If you pay retail price then you get the current...
If you pay retail price then you get the current promotions on the day you upgrade.

For example - if you booked when the “get all 5” promo was going and now choose to pay retail to move up in...
This question was answered literally less than 2...
This question was answered literally less than 2 hours before you asked the question. Please read the thread.
NCL and Carnival generally have the most lively...
NCL and Carnival generally have the most lively night life of the cruise lines. You won’t be bored.
No. The bid is for your reservation only. They...
No. The bid is for your reservation only. They cannot be added after the fact.
There is not. My experience the Friday after...
There is not. My experience the Friday after Thanksgiving was very few kids on Sky.
Yes, it does happen, however you cannot...
Yes, it does happen, however you cannot specifically bid on a spa balcony. You bid on a balcony and it’s possible they put you in a spa balcony or any other category of balcony available. 2 on our...
Some Latitudes members (I can't remember if its...
Some Latitudes members (I can't remember if its Platinum and up or what) are invited to the Captain's party, which is held in The Haven, at least on Epic and newer. I've heard some people both here...
You'll be able to book these things around 90...
You'll be able to book these things around 90 days out. Prices may vary between now and then, but here are their current internet plans and prices:...
We did the food tour, which was a combination of...
We did the food tour, which was a combination of a walking history tour and food tour. It was fantastic and I highly recommend it.
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Depends when in December you are going. The last...
Depends when in December you are going. The last two weeks will have quite a few kids as they are out of school. The first few weeks of December there will be very few children. We sailed the...
It was 20 miles below the surface. They’re...
It was 20 miles below the surface. They’re predicting less than 3 ft of surge. Don’t think any of the ships will even notice.
Forum: Jamaica
Posted By MikeBTN
Falmouth isn’t the prettiest town to look at, but...
Falmouth isn’t the prettiest town to look at, but it’s relatively safe. Just stick to the main roads - plenty of police presence all around town. That being said, in your situation I would probably...
It was the same after Thanksgiving. Will be there...
It was the same after Thanksgiving. Will be there next week and I don’t expect any changes.
Don’t hold your breath. It will probably be next...
Don’t hold your breath. It will probably be next summer before it is ready.
The only downside to Epic Spa Haven suites are...
The only downside to Epic Spa Haven suites are that they’re directly below the pool deck. It was a bit noisy early in the AM.
Day passes for the Thermal Spa are not always...
Day passes for the Thermal Spa are not always available, generally only on port days. They’re also fairly expensive, in the range of $60 if believe (someone please correct me if I’m wrong). Best time...
Sailed Freedom last June and they replaced carpet...
Sailed Freedom last June and they replaced carpet in many stairways while we were sailing.
For some reason they haven’t been showing up for...
For some reason they haven’t been showing up for sale lately online. Just call and order them over the phone - that’s what I did with no issues.
Depends on the ship - on Epic, -Aways, and Escape...
Depends on the ship - on Epic, -Aways, and Escape a slightly bigger bathroom and maybe a tub, but the room itself is basically identical. On the other ships it could be a combination of larger...
$199 per person before you sail, $219 once on...
$199 per person before you sail, $219 once on board.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=WJfHE5R72-A
No. $750 per person (for first & second passenger...
No. $750 per person (for first & second passenger only, the others are “free”) is way cheaper than what it would cost you to upgrade.
They generally only go out on day 80. Log into...
They generally only go out on day 80. Log into your MyNCL account and you may see a banner that says “Let’s Get You Uograded”
Bids go out 80 days from sailing. March 3 is 80...
Bids go out 80 days from sailing. March 3 is 80 days from today
They will make a general announcement when cabins...
They will make a general announcement when cabins are ready. As stated above, it will depend on several factors, but 1-2 is generally accurate.
It also means you asked about a specific date -...
It also means you asked about a specific date - everyone in the roll call is sailing on your date. A very small percentage of Cruise Critic readers on the NCL board are actually sailing on...