You should try to get your past cruise status. You will have to prove it to them though, they won't try to help you.
The have a past passenger cocktail party with cheap wine and a concoction of some sort they call a drink. Rum punch maybe? I forget. We never drink the wine as it actually burns my throat but I will take the rum punch if we happen to attend.
There is a coupon book you would get as a C&A member with a few % off things. I can't remember what else is in the gold member coupon book. As you work your way up the ladder, some of the perks are not too bad although they did take a lot of the better ones away.
Next up - Celebrity Reflection, Nov. 22 (learning to sail solo) followed by Independence of the Seas Nov. 30.
Celebrity Constellation - March 17 followed by Celebrity Reflection - March 22 (done)
44 cruises - too many to list however cruiselines are in no particular order:
and some unknown tub
Yes, I'm a Royal Chump and proud of it.