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Ring a specialist cruise TA and tell them your...
Ring a specialist cruise TA and tell them your requests of suites you would be happy to book and they will try and book them only. It is only if you book direct that they will only let you tell them...
No it doesnt or at least it doesnt with the...
No it doesnt or at least it doesnt with the cruise specialist TA I have used many times for pre registering. When the day opens for pre registering I have rung the TA and given them 4 or 5 cabins...
As it stands the new menu on QM2 only lasts until...
As it stands the new menu on QM2 only lasts until 7th September and is $39pp so it must be returning to Verandah which is charged at $49-95pp. Strange because I have asked Cunard direct what happens...
It is often said that you only find out whether a...
It is often said that you only find out whether a company is found to be excellent is their actions when something goes wrong and clearly Cunard's action were not good and could have been a lot...
When we have booked excursions in the past which...
When we have booked excursions in the past which hasnt been very often they have always been in an envelope on the desk when we have embarked.
I think you have to take many of the "quotes"...
I think you have to take many of the "quotes" with a very large pinch of salt as the article was in the Daily Wail.;p
If you pre register with a cruise TA you can give...
If you pre register with a cruise TA you can give a choice of cabins that you would be happy to book and then they will do their very best to book one of them and only then is the deposit taken. It...
It would have to be a look a like as the actor...
It would have to be a look a like as the actor that played Onslo- Geoffrey Hughes died in 2012.
It does give impression but does not actually say...
It does give impression but does not actually say the "whole" of the season or exclusively in Norway so we will have to wait and see.
They are almost identical in design just cosmetic...
They are almost identical in design just cosmetic differences but when we went on the Maiden cruise there was many differences on Ventura i.e. no Glass House it was Tapas, Epicurean was The White...
I disagree with the statement even though they...
I disagree with the statement even though they are the same build layout IMO totally different ships. We sailed on Ventura maiden in 2008 and havent sailed on her since we sailed on Azura maiden in...
They wont start selling it on day 2 they will be...
They wont start selling it on day 2 they will be selling it from the minute you embark the ship and will be available to purchase for the first 2 days after that you will not be able to purchase it....
The flyer that you yourself posted states what I...
The flyer that you yourself posted states what I said earlier and I stand by what I said that you might have until the 2nd day of the cruise to buy the package but you will be charged for the full...
But that is what is in the T&Cs. You can take up...
But that is what is in the T&Cs. You can take up until 2 nd day but any drinks drunk on first day if within rules will be wiped off your account. They havent put "must be purchased for every day of...
Yes but if you read the second comment in...
Yes but if you read the second comment in Restrictions heading it states like I said that the package must be purchased for every day of your cruise. You might have until 2 nd day to buy it but they...
Hope people realise that as per details of...
Hope people realise that as per details of Ultimate Drinks Package P&O state-

"Only available on cruises of five nights or more and must be purchased for every day of the cruise"

So on the day...
I wouldnt know if the cruises are full but by...
I wouldnt know if the cruises are full but by amount I receive I very much doubt it but cannot be 100% certain because I dont even open them they are deleted before opening.
P&O have confirmed that OBC can be used towards...
P&O have confirmed that OBC can be used towards paying for drinks package but as always Peninsular Club tier discount will not kick in until all OBC used. So if you purchase a drinks package for on...
Do the above calculations include days at port...
Do the above calculations include days at port because if you drink less than above when in port and off the ship then you would have to drink even more on sea days to make up the difference.
Is it anything to do with any preperation or...
Is it anything to do with any preperation or building work for the future so that Iona can berth there. No idea just a thought.
I receive many e mails from P&O which gives me...
I receive many e mails from P&O which gives me the impression rightly or wrongly that they are struggling for bookings. What makes it even more curious is that after doing 3 cruises a year with P&O...
Would never reach that much daily even taking...
Would never reach that much daily even taking into account coffees, drinks around the pool on sea days which means you would have to drink in excess of £80 to take into account sea days where you are...
I dont see what the hassel is in purchasing...
I dont see what the hassel is in purchasing drinks as you go as it ends up on your credit card at the end of the cruise whichever way you do it and unless you are a very serious, heavy drinker then...
I agree I do not think people would knowingly...
I agree I do not think people would knowingly carry and take "old" £1 coins to give as tips in Russia knowing they are worthless.
There has been discussion on Princess British...
There has been discussion on Princess British Isles cruise thread about Americans who keep foreign currency on returning home and save it for their next visit to the UK . There was one who had got a...