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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:34 AM
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Ok I need some advice. First of all my 21st Birthday is November 14th, 2007...So its about 6 months out. I really want to go on a cruise for my birthday. I plan on having my brother and mom and some friends come. Since I live in Florida I would rather go out of ports around here, (port canaveral,tampa, ft.lauderdale, and miami)

Iam torn between Carnival, NCL, RCC ..I have found a few diff itineraries on all. RCC and NCL being a little more expensive. My problem right now is that since I have been on Carnival twice both in the caribbean I think I am bored with it. Although I know Ill get a better deal if I go with them I want to have fun.

It seems that all the shows stay the same from boat to boat..which to me is kinda boring I like change. Now another factor is that it is my 21st birthday...I want to have fun I know Carnival is by far the "fun ships" ..

From your guys experience what do you think I should do..
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Family conference time for you guys. Yes its your 21st but your going to be with a whole family. See what everyone's budget is. That's always the deciding factor. That above all else lets you know how long of a cruise you can take and the ports you can get to. More money = longer cruise

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Money will be the biggest issue. Make sure the entire family can afford it. Of course, you could pay for everyones cruises!
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Well money is really not the deciding factorm here..as all the itenaries are only like a 50.00 diff thats not a big deal.

The biggest choice here is which cruiseline am I going to have more fun on..I have been n Carnival like I said...and the shows are now boring so Iam thinking about venturing into another cruiseline for my birthday Iam just scared that Iam going to go there expecting what I get from carnival and have a crappy time.
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I doubt its possible to have a crappy time regardless of cruise line.. IMO.. hahaha Fun is what you make of it. Carnival just goes out of its way to be the "fun" ship. Others are more laid back. But I'm sure there will be some to have fun with regardless of the line... Pick some place you've never been to... explore... enjoy.. go to the singles get togethers... have fun with your family...
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