Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > People > Chit - Chat for Cruisers
Register Forgot Password?

Chit - Chat for Cruisers Open Forum for non-cruise posts. Please refrain from inflammatory rhetoric that could be considered offensive. We reserve the right to edit or delete for any reason.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 7th, 2005, 01:20 PM
venice
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default New Job - Cruise Packer

on the RCI site someone was talking about the challenges of waiting until the last minute to pack. many of us sympathized with her situation

I think this situation can sprawn a new job for someone..professional cruise packer where they come to your home the night before, pack everything for you while you sit and relax listening to Jimmy Buffett...then returns to your house the night you return from your cruise, unpacks, does your laundry, process your pictures and place in a photo album and prepares and serves your first night home dinner

how much do you think a person should charge for that type of service ?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old March 7th, 2005, 01:53 PM
Cruizin K and J
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: New Job - Cruise Packer

Well, a few years ago, my DH became very ill on HAL's Maasdam. We had to abort the cruise in Stockholm. I sat looking at six pieces of luggage which all needed to be packed up pronto. I felt overwhelmed as well as disappointed. About then a Maasdam staffer knocked on the door. She offered to help pack. It was done professionally and quickly. HAL's ramp agent saw to it that the bags were stored while my DH and I spent the day in an emergecy room in a Swedish hospital whose name I still cannot pronounce. This agent also found us a hotel and recommended restuarants as my husband got better. About three days later, we flew home.

So we sort had the services you speak of. I never forgot these thoughtful and efficient people.

Judy
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cruise job therosecat Crewmembers 6 November 26th, 2006 02:15 PM
Confession: I am a last-minute packer! MichelleP Chit - Chat for Cruisers 18 February 23rd, 2006 06:48 PM
BEST PACKER EVER Mlzangel78 Carnival Cruise Lines 16 November 7th, 2004 10:23 PM
Sorry Photo from Best packer ever Mlzangel78 Carnival Cruise Lines 2 November 6th, 2004 08:09 AM
Picture from BEST PACKER EVER Mlzangel78 Carnival Cruise Lines 1 November 6th, 2004 07:07 AM


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 10:39 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1