Inaugural Cruise! June 3rd 2012! BREEZE ROLL CALL Pt 4

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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser
Hmm... I have been looking at cruises to South America. Apparently...we can take Carnival Splendor from Long Beach down south and then loop up all the way to New York for a grand total of 48 days!! That will be a fantastic vacation!!

One can dream!!
Joe, I was looking at those also. Who has 48 days vacation??As you said~~one can dream..............
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Originally posted by njsbrown
Joe, I was looking at those also. Who has 48 days vacation??As you said~~one can dream..............
Actually... I have. So do you, Nance!

Let's go on the cruise together!! Just say the word! Hahaha...

It's already night time here so I am allowed to dream.
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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser
Actually... I have. So do you, Nance!

Let's go on the cruise together!! Just say the word! Hahaha...

It's already night time here so I am allowed to dream.
Sign me up for that one too

Sorry I haven't been on here much... too busy... and it's only going to get worse for the second half of the year... hope everyone is well
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RCCL Anthem of the Seas (10/17) - Cape Canaveral, CocoCay, Nassau * NCL Breakaway (05/17) - Bermuda * Carnival Vista (09/16) - Greece, Malta, Italy, Spain, France * RCCL Oasis of the Seas (04/16) - Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico * Carnival Breeze (09/15) - Aruba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, and Turks and Caicos * RCCL Jewel of the Seas (02/15) - St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Dominica, Barbados, and St. Kitts * Carnival Sunshine (01/14) - Key West and the Bahamas * Carnival Legend (07/13) - England, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Estonia, and the Netherlands * Carnival Destiny (01/13) - Bahamas and Turks and Caicos * Carnival Breeze (06/12) - Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Monaco, and Croatia * Carnival Magic (01/12) - Mexico, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands * Caribbean Princess (04/11) - St. Thomas, Dominica, Grenada, Bonaire, and Aruba * Carnival Freedom (01/11) - Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Antigua, Tortola, and the Bahamas * Carnival Miracle (03/10) - St. Kitts, St. Maarten, and St. Lucia * Carnival Dream (10/09) Italy, Croatia, and Spain * Carnival Freedom (05/09) - Panama, Costa Rica, and Belize * Carnival Legend (01/09) - Mexico, Belize, Honduras, and Cayman Islands
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Originally posted by agavin
Sign me up for that one too

Sorry I haven't been on here much... too busy... and it's only going to get worse for the second half of the year... hope everyone is well

Yes... not been hearing from you, Ange... including my e-mail reply.

48 days around South America? You sure the candle mines will still be there when you get back? Anyways... I have checked... Carnival Splendor goes through that route from Feb to March.
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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser
Yes... not been hearing from you, Ange... including my e-mail reply.

48 days around South America? You sure the candle mines will still be there when you get back? Anyways... I have checked... Carnival Splendor goes through that route from Feb to March.
Don't worry Joe... I didn't forget you... consider yourself lucky, most didn't even get an initial email yet... but I'll get there :P

Working towards operation have less jobs...so if it plays, I should have Jan-Mar free most years... we'll see how it goes
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RCCL Adventure of the Seas (02/18) - St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, St. Lucia, Barbados


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RCCL Anthem of the Seas (10/17) - Cape Canaveral, CocoCay, Nassau * NCL Breakaway (05/17) - Bermuda * Carnival Vista (09/16) - Greece, Malta, Italy, Spain, France * RCCL Oasis of the Seas (04/16) - Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico * Carnival Breeze (09/15) - Aruba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, and Turks and Caicos * RCCL Jewel of the Seas (02/15) - St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Dominica, Barbados, and St. Kitts * Carnival Sunshine (01/14) - Key West and the Bahamas * Carnival Legend (07/13) - England, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Estonia, and the Netherlands * Carnival Destiny (01/13) - Bahamas and Turks and Caicos * Carnival Breeze (06/12) - Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Monaco, and Croatia * Carnival Magic (01/12) - Mexico, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands * Caribbean Princess (04/11) - St. Thomas, Dominica, Grenada, Bonaire, and Aruba * Carnival Freedom (01/11) - Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Antigua, Tortola, and the Bahamas * Carnival Miracle (03/10) - St. Kitts, St. Maarten, and St. Lucia * Carnival Dream (10/09) Italy, Croatia, and Spain * Carnival Freedom (05/09) - Panama, Costa Rica, and Belize * Carnival Legend (01/09) - Mexico, Belize, Honduras, and Cayman Islands
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Joe, I may have the time, but not sure about the money!!! But would love to do a cruise like this

Heading to Iceland tomorrow for a wedding. Should be interesting
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Originally posted by njsbrown
Joe, I may have the time, but not sure about the money!!! But would love to do a cruise like this

Heading to Iceland tomorrow for a wedding. Should be interesting
Wow... Iceland!! How exciting!! Make sure you post pictures... at least on FB. Otherwise, send them to me and I will help you post!

And please... it's not a lot of money for a 48-day cruise. Perhaps from now... one less high end cappuccino per day will do.

Actually... it is three separate cruises joint together (17+13+18) so I am not sure if they give extra discounts if we book three cruises in a roll!!
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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser




Looks awesome

Nance - have a blast in Iceland
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RCCL Adventure of the Seas (02/18) - St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, St. Lucia, Barbados


Past Cruises:
RCCL Anthem of the Seas (10/17) - Cape Canaveral, CocoCay, Nassau * NCL Breakaway (05/17) - Bermuda * Carnival Vista (09/16) - Greece, Malta, Italy, Spain, France * RCCL Oasis of the Seas (04/16) - Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico * Carnival Breeze (09/15) - Aruba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, and Turks and Caicos * RCCL Jewel of the Seas (02/15) - St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Dominica, Barbados, and St. Kitts * Carnival Sunshine (01/14) - Key West and the Bahamas * Carnival Legend (07/13) - England, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Estonia, and the Netherlands * Carnival Destiny (01/13) - Bahamas and Turks and Caicos * Carnival Breeze (06/12) - Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Monaco, and Croatia * Carnival Magic (01/12) - Mexico, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands * Caribbean Princess (04/11) - St. Thomas, Dominica, Grenada, Bonaire, and Aruba * Carnival Freedom (01/11) - Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Antigua, Tortola, and the Bahamas * Carnival Miracle (03/10) - St. Kitts, St. Maarten, and St. Lucia * Carnival Dream (10/09) Italy, Croatia, and Spain * Carnival Freedom (05/09) - Panama, Costa Rica, and Belize * Carnival Legend (01/09) - Mexico, Belize, Honduras, and Cayman Islands
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hey eveeryone, loving the new position but the drive is taking a toll. I drive about three hours a day so we are looking for a place closer for us to bring the notor home so I dont have to drive so much!

Later, I will also dream about the 48 day cruise! lol
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Originally posted by enjoyinglife
hey eveeryone, loving the new position but the drive is taking a toll. I drive about three hours a day so we are looking for a place closer for us to bring the notor home so I dont have to drive so much!

Later, I will also dream about the 48 day cruise! lol
Bringing your home to work? Wow.. you must really like the job!!

Yes... a 48-day cruise does seem like a lot. But you don't have to take all 3 cruises. You can always fly to or from one of the cruise start/end ports, and take just 1 or 2 cruises.

I rarely get to so South America so if I do go... I want to do a comprehensive one.

I think it is a great way to visit South America without having to worry about transport and accommodation especially in places where language is an issue.
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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser
Bringing your home to work? Wow.. you must really like the job!!

Yes... a 48-day cruise does seem like a lot. But you don't have to take all 3 cruises. You can always fly to or from one of the cruise start/end ports, and take just 1 or 2 cruises.

I rarely get to so South America so if I do go... I want to do a comprehensive one.

I think it is a great way to visit South America without having to worry about transport and accommodation especially in places where language is an issue.
Thought about you this week - I can only wear scrubs that are one color, and I didnt chose it. It's purple - I was meant to do PRN work there! LOL
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Originally posted by enjoyinglife
Thought about you this week - I can only wear scrubs that are one color, and I didnt chose it. It's purple - I was meant to do PRN work there! LOL

Aww... glad I am in your thoughts. You know... I can never forget your voice. So unique!!
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Popping by to say HELLO!
Super busy with work - the faster I go, the behinder I get....

Joe, South America sounds like an amazing trip - but there is no way I can swing 48 consecutive days away from work -unless i retire
but i can consider one leg of the trip. I will give it some thought

hope all is well with everyone. Miss y'all!
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Originally posted by travln_isa
Popping by to say HELLO!
Super busy with work - the faster I go, the behinder I get....

Joe, South America sounds like an amazing trip - but there is no way I can swing 48 consecutive days away from work -unless i retire
but i can consider one leg of the trip. I will give it some thought

hope all is well with everyone. Miss y'all!
Hello mdm! Finally get to see you back here!

We are all waiting for Nance's Iceland adventure report! Haha...

Yes... 48 days is a long time even for me as well... but with proper planning, I bet I can pull it off.

But ya... you could easily take the 170day cruise starting from Long Beach which will be convenient for you and one less air ticket to buy.
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Originally posted by MaximusCruiser


But ya... you could easily take the 170day cruise starting from Long Beach which will be convenient for you and one less air ticket to buy.

Errrm... just realise the typo... 17-day cruise, I mean.
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Hey Gang
Wanted to drop in and say hello, hope you havent forgotten about me. Well retirement didnt last too long. My old employer called....you can figure. Wanted to know if I was interested in coming back for a little or as much as I want to work. So I am working 2 days a week. Kinda tired of sitting on my butt.
Been on the board for our Dec 16th on the Breeze. What a snooze fest. Not that anything can compare to this group, but I was hoping for a little more. 105 days out and we are on page 5. We use to do that much in one morning
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Originally posted by Cruisertommyboy
Hey Gang
Wanted to drop in and say hello, hope you havent forgotten about me. Well retirement didnt last too long. My old employer called....you can figure. Wanted to know if I was interested in coming back for a little or as much as I want to work. So I am working 2 days a week. Kinda tired of sitting on my butt.
Been on the board for our Dec 16th on the Breeze. What a snooze fest. Not that anything can compare to this group, but I was hoping for a little more. 105 days out and we are on page 5. We use to do that much in one morning
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Hey Tom...nice to hear from you. Glad that you are back to doing the thing you love. But take it easy ya... find more hobbies and more cruises!! South America anyone??

As for me... well... after kissing a few "frogs", I finally found a gal that I am now seeing on a regularly basis. She is divorced and a mother of 2 (16 & 12). Never thought I would be receptive to that, but here I am.

At least I am smiling a lot more these days... and definitely happy about that.

Gwyn... wanted to talk to you about your own experience... but guess our schedule just did not sync up. Well... I will see where this goes.
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Joe, glad you are out of the frog kissing market. I dont remember not seeing you without a smile on your face, but then you were on a cruise. Hope vusiness has been good to you

Gwyn, hope you werent affected by Isaac to much and maybe things are getting back to normal.

Nance, how was Iceland? Ive heard it is really lovely

Tom
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Okay Joe, It didnt make any difference to me but Karen wanted particulars. How long have you been seeing this girl/lady and how did you meet? etc.

South America sounds amazing. Having the time to go is not a problem but paying for it is a whole different story. When were you looking at going
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