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Old February 21st, 2003, 11:11 AM
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Default Dining Partners

Anyone out there willing to share what type of dining arrangements you had for dinner or what worked best for you? We are a family of five (2 adults/3 kids, 7-14 yrs old)

Will we be seated at a table for 6 and stuck all week with a granny travelling by herself? Would they seat us by ourselves, or would we be at a huge table with other families? I don't even know what to wish for!

Thanks for any info!
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Old February 21st, 2003, 11:21 AM
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We had a family of 5 and they seated us with 4 other folks. We had a great time and enjoyed each others company. Another we cruised with 5 also and we had a 6 seater table to the 5 of us. So I guess alot of factors come in play when they do the assignment. Personally for the most part I enjoy a large setting and getting to know others but sometimes you do get some jerks but that doesn't happen often.
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Old February 21st, 2003, 01:26 PM
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we always request a large table when we cruise, its fun getting to meet new folks, who knows your tablemates just might become great friends.
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Old February 21st, 2003, 04:55 PM
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Thanks ... we like meeting new people too, so we don't mind sharing our table. I just didn't know how large a group they will seat. I think a big group would be better. I just don't want to babysit a lone cruiser all week long ... unless he looks like Charlie from the Bachelorette! (or is the real Charlie!!!)
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Old February 22nd, 2003, 09:18 AM
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They don't put singles by themself with a family that I have seen. They try and match them up with other singles if possible.

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