Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Cruise Deals. Cruise Questions and Answers! > Ask CruiseMates Staff
Register Forgot Password?

Ask CruiseMates Staff Got a question? Our staff will do its best to help.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old April 26th, 2005, 08:18 AM
Posts: n/a
Default ensenada service call

just curious. i am sailing on hal's statendam to hawaii in october. reading the brochure itineraries i notice that on the last night of each rt hawaii cruise is a one-hour 'service call' in ensenada, mexico. i am a cruise veteran, but this has sofar escaped me. anyone know the reason for this call??
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old April 26th, 2005, 09:08 AM
Kuki's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Right here :)
Posts: 22,502
Send a message via AIM to Kuki
Default Re: ensenada service call

The reason is the Passengers Services Act. Cruise ships can not embark and return to a US port without a stop in a "distant" port".

Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old April 26th, 2005, 12:02 PM
Posts: n/a
Default Re: ensenada service call

thanks, kuki. that is what reason led me to think was the case. so, i'm not surprised, though it would be interesting to know the logic behind it. i'm sure it must be obvious to lots of people -- just not to me. thanks again.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old April 26th, 2005, 12:14 PM
Harry Martin's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: San Diego, California
Posts: 4,821
Send a message via AIM to Harry Martin
Default Re: ensenada service call

I call it the Kahlua stop.



Harry Martin
Moderator - Mexico and G/L message boards

[b]Get Lei'd!
Reply With Quote


call, cruise, crusing, ensenada, service

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ROLL CALL CARNIVAL SPIRIT 10/01 Honolulu - Ensenada tazdevil Gay / Lesbian Cruising 1 September 28th, 2007 01:33 AM
Shuttle Service from San Diego Airport to Ensenada??? thegambler Embarkation/Debarkation Ports 2 September 2nd, 2007 12:52 PM
Role Call, Carnival Spirit, Honolulu to Ensenada, Oct 1, 06 rockysilvosa Gay / Lesbian Cruising 0 September 10th, 2006 03:52 PM
Hawaii/Ensenada cruise and Ensenada/San Diego bus? Shellyjean Ask CruiseMates Staff 3 December 19th, 2005 06:37 PM
Ensenada/Honolulu/Ensenada Pooh Bear Ask CruiseMates Staff 3 November 26th, 2001 12:10 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:31 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1