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Old July 25th, 2010, 04:35 PM
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I haven't cruised in 11years... my husband and I are thinking about booking a 5 day on the Inspiration for Nov./Dec 2011 for the 4 of us we have 2 children ages would 5 & 10. When should we book this...what would be some good excursions in Cozumel & Cayman for the kids. Any suggestions I greatly appreciate! Thank You
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Old July 25th, 2010, 05:22 PM
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Consider as of 8/1, Carnival will no longer be discounting their cruises, so, the time of the booking is up to you, and it is far off so....no pressure.. Find a good experienced cruise agent. You can sign up for emails, at some of our advertisers for example and, see what they can offer you for incentives, since the lack of a discount from Carnival. I got an email, with free travel insurance, I thought that was a good one.

In Grand Cayman, take the kids to, Stingray City, you will all have a ball! The Turtle Farm can also be a nice take in.

For Coz, I am sure some good kid suggestions will come....have fun planning!
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WHAT??
No discount on cabins, just normal retail pricing?????
Might be time to change to another cruise line in 2011...



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Consider as of 8/1, Carnival will no longer be discounting their cruises, so, the time of the booking is up to you, and it is far off so....no pressure.. Find a good experienced cruise agent. You can sign up for emails, at some of our advertisers for example and, see what they can offer you for incentives, since the lack of a discount from Carnival. I got an email, with free travel insurance, I thought that was a good one.

In Grand Cayman, take the kids to, Stingray City, you will all have a ball! The Turtle Farm can also be a nice take in.

For Coz, I am sure some good kid suggestions will come....have fun planning!
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Bob, check out this link...Carnival Rules Out Agent discounting and rebating as of Aug. 1

RCI already has this policy, and, NCL is doing this as well....
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