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Forum: Cunard Line
Posted By durante
I was on the QM2 full world cruise earlier this...
I was on the QM2 full world cruise earlier this year, and we had one Indian port. We did not need an Indian visa if we wanted to stay on the ship, which is what we planned to do. And no problem with...
The lunch menu is now different to that link from...
The lunch menu is now different to that link from the Cunard website. The Verandah is only open for lunch on sea days.
Hi Balloonman, here's an update on the Prosecco...
Hi Balloonman, here's an update on the Prosecco situation on QM2...there were only a couple of bottles of Prosecco left in the Britannia restaurant last night. Our sommelier said it would be replaced...
Currently on QM2, and we had no problem bringing...
Currently on QM2, and we had no problem bringing back six bottles of wine onboard after our day at the Wineries in the Stellenbosch area just over a week ago.
Hi Kathleen, my post and others on this thread...
Hi Kathleen, my post and others on this thread relate to the Indian Visa on QM2 2018 World Voyage, so cannot comment on your situation regarding the Indian visa with Princess.
FTnumbers, Am currently onboard and many...
FTnumbers,
Am currently onboard and many people, including myself, do not have Indian visas as we will be staying on the ship at Cochin. If you still require confirmation directly from Cunard, then...
We are still anchored off Dakar, Senegal awaiting...
We are still anchored off Dakar, Senegal awaiting a local boat to arrive and transport a sick passenger off the ship. We must have been here at least two hours waiting.
Well, the person who checked us in at Southampton...
Well, the person who checked us in at Southampton made no mention whatsoever of the Indian visa. She only asked to see proof that we had valid Tourist visas for Australia.
In addition to at least two other people who have...
In addition to at least two other people who have contributed to this thread, I have also received a written reply from Cunard confirming that I only need an Indian visa if I want to go ashore. I...
Thanks for this. No, we didn't receive anything...
Thanks for this. No, we didn't receive anything in the post regarding the visa.

Sandra Smudger, thanks..
Hi cruiseluvva, could I ask which department in...
Hi cruiseluvva, could I ask which department in Cunard wrote to you, as I need to check this with them also.
I emailed CIBT this morning with the same question, and have just had a reply saying the...
Hi CRuiseluvva, we will be on QM2 next year, and...
Hi CRuiseluvva, we will be on QM2 next year, and were sent the below info by Cunard two days ago regarding the Indian visa.
They are now contradicting their previous advice, and are now saying get...
Cunard cancels QM2 visit to Auckland on 2018 World Cruise
I just received an email from Cunard with this disappointing news, see extract below. I may be wrong but thought that some of the much larger Royal Caribbean ships were able to anchor in Auckland...
The ship does not organise Indian visas. You need...
The ship does not organise Indian visas. You need to do that yourself before the cruise. If you have a UK passport and are are arriving into India on a ship and leaving by ship into either Cochi,...
Forum: Cunard Line
Posted By durante
I think you mean the Britannia restaurant, as the...
I think you mean the Britannia restaurant, as the Kings Court is open all the time.
Instead of totally blaming Cunard for delays with...
Instead of totally blaming Cunard for delays with charter flights departing from Italy, why can't you look more closely at Italian airports being partly responsible, Venice and Rome are always...
I assume you have already checked out the...
I assume you have already checked out the National Express website for departure times available? There aren't many going from Southampton to London. We usually get the 9.45am to Heathrow Terminal 5...
Balf, very well said.
Balf, very well said.
To ben_83,yes I am being judgemental based on the...
To ben_83,yes I am being judgemental based on the fact both kids tired, one constantly yawning. Both getting off their chairs and wandering about, one parent regularly leaving the dining room, the...
In reply to peppern and Hattie, I agree, strange...
In reply to peppern and Hattie, I agree, strange for a family with young children to prefer to dine late. I'm sure the children had no say in the subject! And they are the ones most affected as it...
Am on Queen Vic now. There is a strange situation...
Am on Queen Vic now. There is a strange situation in the MDR right now, a few tables away from us, there is a family- two young children, who could not get their requested 8.30 dining session, they...
Am on QV now. There are many more tables for two...
Am on QV now. There are many more tables for two in the MDR than there used to be.
Robbie_3's advice to you is good.
:)We only got ours 3 days beforehand, no upgrade...
:)We only got ours 3 days beforehand, no upgrade but we are happy with it.
There has been a lot about the delays in the news...
There has been a lot about the delays in the news over the last week, and sorry you got caught up in it. I have read that people are being advised to allow at least 4 hours before their scheduled...
I would also like to read the final part. ...
I would also like to read the final part. Thought his review was a breath of fresh air. I am looking forward to our cruise on QV on Monday in Barcelona. Have done many Cunard cruises, We enjoy them...