Originally Posted by momofmeg
I have had my steward rush to open my stateroom door for me on debarkation morning, even thoguh I had my card key in my hand. I thought it was because we had tipped him extra the night before, and he wanted to show his appreciation.
So no, I don't agree with your statement.
I do believe though the cruise lines prefer the first time cruisers over the seasoned cruisers, as first time cruisers spend more money.
Nice thought but I suspect he just wanted to make sure you were going!!
I agree that new cruisers probably spend more, especially on trips & things like photos.