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Old December 27th, 2017, 08:58 AM
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Hi there,

I've never been on a cruise, but yesterday I decided it would be a great idea

I have a rough idea of what I want from the cruise, but I have no idea if this is realistic having never been on one...

- at least 7 days with a total spend of under 1,000
- to find a cabin buddy to go with
- spend the day between gym, pool, bar and anywhere I can just 'chill out'
- somewhere to play around on my laptop (wifi needed)
- meet new people on the cruise for a bit of socialising

Can someone tell me if a cruise is actually a good idea for me (based on the above)?

Any input on what a cruise is like would be greatly appreciated.

*Also, if you need a cabin buddy let me know!
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Old December 29th, 2017, 11:53 PM
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Hi Stenzi,

Seems like a cruise would meet your needs, though wifi is usually an add on and not too quick. Many 7 say cruises will have a "seaday" where the ship does not stop in a port. This would be a good chance to chill out.
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Stenzi, I think that you would enjoy a cruise. You should find a good travel agent who specializes in cruises. Sometimes there are some special where you get a really great deal.


I hope that you go and enjoy a cruise.


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Leave the laptop at home!
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Leave the laptop at home!

Some people stay connected quite a bit. As I said before some cruise lines include WI Fi in some cruises. I got that in my last two cruises.


Get an experienced Travel Agent who specializes in cruises.


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