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Old March 20th, 2010, 10:33 AM
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Cunard use to have a deal in the 70's-80's where you would do a 7 day cruise, and in the middle of the cruise, you would spend a week at their Caribbean resort and then reboard the ship the same day a week later (example..Miami arrive in St Lucia on Wednesday, spend a week at the resort, reboard the following Wednesday in St. Lucia and finish your cruise back in Miami)

I'm sure with the sophisticated inventory management systems in place today, a cruise line could team up with a resort time share organization and offer the same thing and call it unique

I noticed the new cameros,mustangs and chargers look like retro 70-80's muscle cars, the cruiselines can't be far behind
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Old March 20th, 2010, 11:09 AM
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Now that sounds appealing to me....I've always wanted to linger longer in some of the beautiful islands I've visited....

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Old March 21st, 2010, 01:22 PM
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We would love to cruise to Hawaii and linger for a week on one of the islands. I won't fly to Hawaii as I am unable to sit for long stretches without going crazy...sorta like RLS but it is my whole body! I tried the flight twice and ended up hanging around the galley with the flight attendants. My seat mate loved it...had 2 seats to stretch out and sleep.
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Old March 22nd, 2010, 12:46 AM
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quote Venice: "(example..Miami arrive in St Lucia on Wednesday, spend a week at the resort, reboard the following Wednesday in St. Lucia and finish your cruise back in Miami)"

Now that would be cool. I certainly would pay for something like that... and it would be the best of both worlds. I just hope it's another cruise line besides Cunard....

I wonder if the cruise lines actually get any ideas off these BB's... if so, Venice has some recompense coming...
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Old March 22nd, 2010, 02:34 AM
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Someone is (or was) offering a variation that now in Barbados. You could either board in San Juan (Sundays) or Barbados (Wednesdays) and re-board on same cruise following week. I believe it was just seasonal or a few months a year. May have been P&O. I met some people doing it and it interested me as I love Barbados.
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Old March 22nd, 2010, 11:07 AM
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love that idea
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