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Old January 22nd, 2011, 03:37 PM
TravelMike TravelMike is offline
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Hi Kuki, our first cruise was in 1973 on Sitmar Fairseas to Mexico, I think we were the youngest people on the ship at that time. There was not that much to do, after three days I sat by the pool and drank beer. No shore activities, and you paid as you went for drinks/wine. I won't say it was a bad experience, but it was not until 2001 that we tried cruising again. Alaska on Princess totally different product. I did not plan to like it, but rented a tux and joined in on loads of on board activities. We both had a blast and were hooked. I think we will complete number twenty five this year. Not to bad considering I have only been retired for two years. Mike
Travel Mike's Future cruises: Mariner Galveston 2-26-12,Magic Galveston 3-4-12 NCL Pride of America Hawaii6-2-12 HAL Statendam 9-9-12 Vancouver
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