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Old February 5th, 2013, 10:49 PM
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I am ready to go on my first cruise on March. Celebrity bday on the 15. Any comments on what to do, see or what to be aware of. Any suggestions on drink packages or activities are welcome. Thanks in advance! I am so exciting...

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First, you really need to talk to a Cruise Specialist so they can answer all your questions and help you find the best cruise for you based on your requirements, lifestyle, and budget.

With that said, you really can't go wrong with Celebrity, especially their new Solstice-class ships - they are wonderful! As for where to go, that really depends on what you like to do. Again, your Cruise Specialist can assist you with that as they can advise you about all the ports so you can make an informed decision on what's best for you.

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I did the math on the Celebrity drink package a couple of years ago and it didn't work out for us. If you must have a couple of froufrou coffees every day and may consume five or six adult beverages it might work out for you.
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Very exciting.....1st cruise

You've picked a great cruise line...just read and make queries as you are doing.
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What ship will you be on and what are the ports you will be visiting??
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Right now, Celebrity is having a 1-2-3-Go sale and you can get the beverage package for free! Check their website for the details.

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Our first cruise was on Celebrity. Now its the benchmark that we measure all our other cruises against. We purchased one soda package for $25 and one water package for $65. The soda package was worth it for my wife, and I bought the water package for $65. I drank a lot more than $65 in Evian water, at least when compared to prices at home, so I would likely do that again. An ice cold 1-litre bottle any time I want, even for shore excursions. Yes. Please.
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