Originally Posted by Rum Runner
I'm also somewhat uncomfortable because of the obvious class system that the cruiselines themselves use to place their employees. There's that whole race/ethnicity thing going on that I think is just a HORRIBLE practice.
I'm not sure I am well traveled enough to understand this one. In the MDR have had servers who were Asian, Central American, and European. Our cabin stewards have had similar geographic distribution. It seems those in customer service (purser's desk) and entertainment are those with the best command of English at least for US based cruises.
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