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Old December 15th, 2013, 08:32 PM
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If cruise lines cater to repeat guests and create a caste system they risk alienating the new cruiser. Some of the repeat cruisers are among the most arrogant, whiny pain in the butt customers, stressing out employees and treating "lessor" cruisers like rubbish.

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I believe that many of us who are repeat cruisers are the opposite of what you describe.

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No doubt not all repeat cruisers are bad. I know I'm not.

I also know a cruise line owes me nothing.

I think a lot of repeat cruisers overvalue themselves.

For example, I tend to doubt that they as are responsible for as many new cruisers as they think. In any event, I think Carnival came up with a perfectly reasonable way to handle that.

Weren't they paying a bounty for each new cruiser? Pay for performance.
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No doubt not all repeat cruisers are bad. I know I'm not.

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Neither am I.

We spend a goodly amount on our cruises and we have a great time.

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