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Old December 20th, 2006, 01:33 AM
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the better half and I will be taking a short 3 day cruise on the Sensation on January 11th. 1st one for the both of us....figure we would start small to see if we will enjoy cruising. (she is kind of nervous). This will be on our 16th wedding anniversary, any suggestions would be great....
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Have fun and enjoy!!!!

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Remember to bring your passports, and your docs. Are you fling in If so, fly in the day before. On your departure flight, make it a later flight out . (12 or 1.00 o'Clock ) This way, your not rushed to make early flights out.
Relax and enjoy And welcome to the best vacation on earth.
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Sensation was our first cruise when she sailed outta Tampa and we LOVED it! I believe she sails to Bahamas now which isn't our favorite port, but you're wise to jump a short cruise like this to see if it's for you. There's a great little balcony area on both sides of the ship out the back doors of the lido buffet. Check it out for mornin coffee watching the sunrise or after dinner drink watchin the sunset. If you enjoy Sensation half as much as we did, you'll be hooked for sure.
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Welcome to cruising. We also took our first cruise as an anniversary present. Relax and don't stress out. Ask away and we'll help with any questions you might have.
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Welcome to CruiseMates!

Have your DW pick up some VERY bright ribbon to tie onto the handles of your luggage. That sure makes it easy to spot upon your return at debarkation. Remember to bring a highligher to mark which activities you may want to participate in the next day. Don't forget to plan time to just relax!

Have a wonderful cruise! I will set sail the same day on the Splendour of the Seas!
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Remember to bring a highligher to mark which activities you may want to participate in the next day.

Now there's an excellent idea. I'll have to book another cruise and try that out.
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