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#1
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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" I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky and all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by"....

I don't recall who spoke those words-it might have been the poet John Masefield or the guy behind me in Walgreens yesterday , but I remember saying them to Carol as the security officers on the Celebrity Reflection tasered me to loosen my grip on the gangway back on January 21st 2017 when I was unceremoniously booted-off at the end of my cruise.

Yes, you heard right. Nine long months since we last sailed the high seas. Oh! The humanity!

We have just returned from the Regal Princess and if ye have a mind (preferred) ye can join me in a tale that even shivers my own timbers.

I have been home in Chicago for one hour and have eaten a full bowl of Wheeties and aided by a supply of Guinness the like of which the World has never seen, am casting off on a journey down recent memory lane before I forget it all.

I hope you will join me for the next few weeks as I tell my tale in photos and video....

Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#2
Anacortes, WA USA
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Joined Jan 2008
On board, and anxiously looking forward to this report. Will be on the sister ship, Royal, in January 2019. Looking forward to your review of the ship.

Also, just off the Crown Princess from the Oct. 4 - 15 Canada/New England cruise.
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#4
Loveland, CO
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Joined Sep 2003
Doing Canada/NE to Ft. Lauderdale on the Royal October, 2018. Am looking forward to your review and letting my excitement grow! Thanks for taking the time to do this for all of us.

Pooh
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#6
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
Before we go any further I would ask those with computers to hide your Bookmarks (Mac) or Favorite Places (PC) so that the big pictures I am posting are BIG as the recent CC improvements (argue amongst yourselves) where there is a wide white border on the right of your screen are compensated for.

Ok. That being settled here is the Itinerary for our cruise...

As always, we flew into our embarkation port a day early....





Newport was October 15th, not 14th but I did the titles on the flight home this afternoon and the Flight Attendant offered me a free bag of tiny pretzels and my focus was shot...







More to come....
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
Itinerary continued....












Now we know where we are going to go and when, I can get on with recounting this adventure.
Thanks to those who have already joined this "review" which of course is really a

SEAFARING GENTLEMAN'S JOURNAL
(I'll explain that and how my "stuff" works in due course)


I'm just a soul whose intentions are good...
Oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood!
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#8
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
The Gentleman's Seafaring Journal (or Gerbil according to my spell checker) I prefer as it is written in Chronological order which means that if you are expecting pictures of the ship today you are out of luck. They will follow in time and there are a lot of them. I took 6 cameras and my camera bag weighed 13 pounds.


I write every day until the review is done. No lapses. No coming to a halt unfinished. I made a promise we will always remember-no retreat, baby, no surrender. I drop song lyrics in here and there and award magnificent prizes to those with the first correct answer which I somehow forget to mail to the lucky winners. Let's forgive and forget.


WHAT"S UP AHEAD?


I'm glad you asked!


I have a massive amount of material- 6 cameras remember? And Princess Patters
Excursions in every port
FOOD PORN-I think every meal consumed is photographed (and eaten)
SHIP PORN for the boat nerds and that includes me
HECTOR SINGS! Yes the singing headwaiter appears in a video or two
FOG PORN!
We meet Needtocruisesoon AKA Ron from California
LOBSTER PORN
Photos from all the shows we went to-Princess raises the bar
New York City in photos and video
Some Fall foliage
and I don't know what else....


Stay tuned!
Norris

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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#9
Washington State
2,881 Posts
Joined Jul 2009
Goody, goody, goody. My calendar said to look for your Regal Princess review, and I always do what my calendar says. I'm so looking forward to another Norris review. Especially since I don't have any cruises planned. (Although we did take a nice 2 week road trip last month to make up for that.) Judging from your daily itinerary photos above, it looks like you had some decent weather. I'm very interested in your thoughts on the Regal, since I know there were an number of things about that class of ship you didn't care for. But no rush. I'll savor your review as it progresses.
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Explorer of the Seas (Pacific Coastal) - 10/16 ... Photos ... Compasses
Ruby Princess (Sea of Cortez) - 3/16 ... Photos ... Patters
Star Princess (Hawaii) - 3/14 ... Photos ... Patters
Coral Princess (Panama Canal) - 4/12 ... Photos ... Patters
Golden Princess (Alaska) - 6/11 ... Photos ... Patters
Golden Princess (Hawaii) - 1/11 ... Photos ... Patters
Mariner of the Seas (Mexico) - 12/09 ... Photos ... Compasses
Sapphire Princess (Mexico) - 2/09 ... Photos ... Patters
Star Princess (Alaska) - 5/08 ... Photos ... Patters
Dawn Princess (Caribbean) - 4/05 ... Photos ... Patters
Rhapsody of the Seas (Mexico) -1/01 ... Compasses
Carnival Holiday (Mexico) - 1/99 ... Capers
RCCL Song of America (Mexico) - 3/97 ... Compasses
Carnival Imagination (Caribbean) - 4/96 ... Capers
Celebrity Meridian (Caribbean) - 3/94 ...Photos ... Dailies
NCL Southward (Mexico) - 7/93 ... Dailies
Carnival Jubilee (Mexico) - 2/91 ... Photos ... Capers
#10
Diablo, California
1,748 Posts
Joined Mar 2010
Nice meeting you Norris.

I hope you weren’t offended by my “cherry” flavored Swisher cigarillo on aft of the Regal.

Hope to sail with you again soon my friend.

Looking forward to your review.
N2CSoon (Ron).

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" I No Longer Know If I Wish To Drown Myself In Love, Vodka or the Sea"

#11
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
Originally posted by Jasperdo
Goody, goody, goody. My calendar said to look for your Regal Princess review, and I always do what my calendar says. I'm so looking forward to another Norris review. Especially since I don't have any cruises planned. (Although we did take a nice 2 week road trip last month to make up for that.) Judging from your daily itinerary photos above, it looks like you had some decent weather. I'm very interested in your thoughts on the Regal, since I know there were an number of things about that class of ship you didn't care for. But no rush. I'll savor your review as it progresses.
Jasperdo, thanks for tuning in as I get this thing underway.

Road trips are my middle name (as you know I have many of those)

Yes my thoughts on the Regal will become apparent as the days pass. I have much to say but that's nothing new.

Cheers and welcome!
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#12
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
5,932 Posts
Joined Nov 2009
Originally posted by need2cruisesoon
Nice meeting you Norris.

I hope you weren’t offended by my “cherry” flavored Swisher cigarillo on aft of the Regal.

Hope to sail with you again soon my friend.

Looking forward to your review.
N2CSoon (Ron).

Ron, thanks for posting the pic and for joining this in it's nascent stages. It was fun indeed meeting you on Friday, at sea, and I just wish we had met earlier in the cruise as I enjoyed the banter. The Guinness you kindly bought me brought me much joy but then every glass of the Nectar of the Gods does that.


Don't be a strangler.
Um, I mean stranger.


Cheers, my brother.
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#13
Los Angeles
6,873 Posts
Joined Oct 2008
Thank you Norris for another eagerly awaited fantastic review!

I hope you enjoyed your cruise. My son is joining my husband and I on the Royal on November 30. We can't wait!
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Nina

November 30, 2017, Royal Princess, 10 Day Southern Caribbean Medley

Past:
2008 - Monarch of the Seas - 4 days
2009 - Carnival Paradise - 4 days
2010 - Sapphire Princess - 7 days - Mexico
2010 - Golden Princess - 14 Days - Hawaii
2011 - Golden Princess - 14 days - Hawaii
2011 - Golden Princess - 14 days - Hawaii
2012 - Golden Princess - 14 days - Hawaii
2012 - Sapphire Princess - 14 days - Hawaii
2012 - Carnival Splendor - 7 days - Mexico
2013 - Sapphire Princess - 7 days - California Coastal
2014 - Sapphire Princess - 4 days - Getaway
2014 - Crown Princess - 7 days - Mexican Riviera
2015 - Crown Princess - 7 days - Alaska
2015 - Star Princess - West Coast Getaway
#15
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
Originally posted by MGnut
On board, and anxiously looking forward to this report. Will be on the sister ship, Royal, in January 2019. Looking forward to your review of the ship.

Also, just off the Crown Princess from the Oct. 4 - 15 Canada/New England cruise.
Howard and Janeen, so great to see you here again as I think you have been in all my GSJs to date. Welcome. Usual cyber bar available-top shelf liquors and I don't even card people any more!


We are sailing on the Crown (our 2nd time) on January 12.
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#17
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
5,932 Posts
Joined Nov 2009
Originally posted by Working 2 Cruise
Thank you Norris for another eagerly awaited fantastic review!

I hope you enjoyed your cruise. My son is joining my husband and I on the Royal on November 30. We can't wait!
Nina! So good to see you here!
This should give you a good idea of what to expect on the Royal....


Welcome back,
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#19
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Originally posted by easyboy
Welcome back! Will be following along.


Sent from my iPhone using Forums
Glad you are here and thanks for joining me again!
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
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Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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#20
Chicago, via NJ, via Miami, via London, via Northern Ireland
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Joined Nov 2009
Originally posted by pretty princess
Looking forward to this review. Always enjoy your writings and adventures with Carol. This is a bucket list cruise for me. Thank you!
Hi and thanks for the kind words!


The cruise was Carol's idea but I leapt at the chance even though I have always been lukewarm to the Royal Class. I loved the itinerary on paper. We'll see how it all turned out as the time passes.
Norris
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Regal Princess New England/Canada October 14 2017 C743
Photo/Video review https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2556992
Coral Princess Aug 2011 Whittier to Vancouver C210
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1850609
Crown Princess Jan 2012 Southern Caribbean C749
Photo/Video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1932543
Diamond Princess Aug 2012 Vancouver to Whittier C757
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1798138
Ruby Princess Jan 2013 Eastern Caribbean C749
Photo review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1786957
Caribbean Princess Jan 2014 Western Caribbean C749
Photo/video review www.boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1976282
Ocean Princess Sept 2014 Venice to Rome Suite 6088
Photo/video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2110302
Ruby Princess Jan 2015 Eastern Caribbean D616
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2161859
Emerald Princess Sept 2015 Rome to Barcelona C750
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...5#post47937585
Celebrity Silhouette January 2016 Eastern Caribbean Sky Suite 7309
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showt...3#post48880163
Comparing Princess
and Celebrity
http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2317130
Star Princess Sept 2016 Vancouver to Whittier D733
Photo/Video review http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2403532
Celebrity Reflection Western Caribbean January 14 2017 Sky Suite 7258
Photo/Video reviewhttp://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2447364

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