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Old August 30th, 2008, 08:07 PM
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Can someone tell me what "tendered" means?
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Tendering is when the ship cannot dock. They drop anchor and use small boats to "tender" the passengers into the dock.
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My husband is in a wheelchair and we were excited that Cococay offered beach wheelchairs. But.....how is he going to get to the beach if the ship is tendered. Does the tender accomadate wheelchairs?
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There are strong crew members ready to help get the chair on & off the tender. If you are going to Grand Cayman, this is a tendered port as well, and, it can get rough, so, many times the port is canceled, due to the rough waters...
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When we were in Grand Cayman a lady wheelchair user was able to get on and off the tender with assistance no problem.
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