Breakfast Rituals...

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Joined May 2009
Port days we get up early to maybe watch it dock and have a buffet breakfast whilst up there, back down and get ready to disembark!

Sea days we like the MDR, hubby loves eggs benedict and I like to see whats on the special that morning or just order whatever I fancy!

We did do some room service breakfasts but prefer to eat out of the room

The whole dining experience is a massive part of our holiday, I think I do prefer the MDR as I love the unhurried laid back feel to it!
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Port days we always order room service for breakfast (our wake-up call). Then we have breakfast on the balcony as we pull into port. Sea days it's a leisurely breakfast either in the windjammer or MDR.
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My problem. Gym opens at 7 buffet at 6:30. You do the math
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Originally posted by 98Charlie
We usually call room service when we wake up. Coffee and danish or fruit while we get dressed. Then to the MDR for breakfast.

Occasionally we will use the door hanger. But we prefer not to have a preset time.....might be up early...might sleep in. Hey, it's a cruise

Room service was our wake up call!
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Originally posted by CruiseDivaNJ
Coffee, croissants and fruit every morning on the balcony!

Sounds familiar. I am up very early dressed and out no later than 5. Hubby sleeps in. I hit the IC as soon as they open if they are not I settle for buffet coffee for that first cup. Catch the sun rise do my first mile of the day . Then bring juice, fruit and croissants to the cabin. Hit the IC again for my latte bring that back and have breakfast with my sweetie. Crossants with honey are soooo good. This is why I walk alot I love my meals from all venues.
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