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Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 30th, 2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,454
Posted By gerif
ok thanks for the info. I will make sure that...

ok thanks for the info. I will make sure that their sea pass is only allowed to play arcade games.

You can put a cash limit on their cards but this does not limit where it can be spent....
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff September 22nd, 2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,421
Posted By gerif
Can't imagine a room steward stealing a hat -...

Can't imagine a room steward stealing a hat - perhaps they didn't realize the blanket was your personal one? Sounds pretty bizarre to me. I've even dropped loose change on the floor and had the room...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International September 21st, 2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,821
Posted By gerif
ITA with Mike - the grievance is with the...

ITA with Mike - the grievance is with the insurance company and no one else. Time to add "never book cruiseline air" to "never fly in the day of the cruise."
Forum: Royal Caribbean International September 17th, 2009, 05:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,028
Posted By gerif
The vouchers are really just for "show" if you...

The vouchers are really just for "show" if you want to have something to hand to your waitstaff (or maybe add a little extra to the envelopes). The staff gets the (pooled) tips regardless of whether...
Forum: All Things Cruising August 27th, 2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 705
Posted By gerif
The biggest problem will be with the 17 year old...

The biggest problem will be with the 17 year old - not allowed in the disco after, I think, 10 p.m. and not allowed in the casino either. The 20 year old can be in the disco but cannot drink.
Forum: Royal Caribbean International August 26th, 2009, 04:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,821
Posted By gerif
I certainly feel your pain. When we went to...

I certainly feel your pain. When we went to Alaska, our TA recommended taking the ship's air which would have included one connection, arrival in Seattle, and shuttle service to Vancouver the day of...
Forum: All Things Cruising April 24th, 2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,533
Posted By gerif
One issue Are the cabin doors wide enough for a...

One issue Are the cabin doors wide enough for a scooter or will it need to be parked in the hallway?

It would have to be a handicapped cabin in order to get the scooter through the doors - you are...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 24th, 2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,889
Posted By gerif
You can also carry on your own wine. One bottle...

You can also carry on your own wine. One bottle per person and just pay a corkage fee at dinner or just open it up in your room. corkage fee is only $15. I carry on my own wine all the time.

No...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 21st, 2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,082
Posted By gerif
You do know that you can order as many steaks as...

You do know that you can order as many steaks as you want, don't you?
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 9th, 2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,629
Posted By gerif
I may be in the minority, but I never have been a...

I may be in the minority, but I never have been a fan of these parties anyway....I also think if they charge for drinks, the Captain, and crew could be toasting themselves. You say free booze, and,...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International March 27th, 2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By gerif
We've done it twice on Voyager and once on...

We've done it twice on Voyager and once on Explorer - had a great time on every trip. Sure another day in Bermuda would be nice, but it's a good reason to do it again. It's a lovely island with...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International March 13th, 2009, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 825
Posted By gerif
We hate to miss the first night as it's the best...

We hate to miss the first night as it's the best time to connect with your tablemates. Since we have second seating, we like to book Portofino for the last night as the menu in the dining room is...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International February 27th, 2009, 01:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,917
Posted By gerif
We always have late except when traveling with...

We always have late except when traveling with DGS. It's nice to come back from an excursion, have a room service snack (cheese platter usually) and a glass of wine on the balcony, then shower and...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International February 27th, 2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 679
Posted By gerif
Re: royal caribbean

does rccl allow you to carry on soda (pepsi) for your own use like we have on carnival.

Yes, we always take Diet Pepsi and some bottled water - no problem.
Forum: Cruise Cuisine February 17th, 2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,258
Posted By gerif
Re: Princess Cruise Lines restaurants

My husband and I cruised with Princess 3 years ago and one of the things we really liked was being able to order chicken,steak or salmon if we preferred that instead of the featured entrees on any...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International February 17th, 2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,038
Posted By gerif
They just posted their new "suite amenities" and,...

They just posted their new "suite amenities" and, no, laundry/dry cleaning wasn't one of them
Forum: Travel Gripes! January 15th, 2009, 01:22 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 9,142
Posted By gerif
While we always take late seating, situations...

While we always take late seating, situations such as described by the OP happen all the time in restaurants. It's not the kids, it's the parents who want to enjoy adult time and forget they are...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International January 5th, 2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,781
Posted By gerif
I, too, believe it is being done to cut back on...

I, too, believe it is being done to cut back on waste. Can't imagine wanting anything to eat at that time that I couldn't grab from the Cafe Promenade anyway, but $3.95 isn't really a huge price to...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International December 24th, 2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 991
Posted By gerif
I don't see why people go to the specialty...

I don't see why people go to the specialty restaurants... the regular dining hall is freaking upscale and formal itself!! Not to mention the excellent food!

Obviously, you've never eaten in one...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 24th, 2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,028
Posted By gerif
Agree with Kuki here - it really is theft however...

Agree with Kuki here - it really is theft however you may look at it - and pretty tacky to boot. Would you go into Old Country Buffet, order one "meal" and both eat from the same plate?
Forum: Family Cruising November 19th, 2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,253
Posted By gerif
Keep in mind, however, that there are no...

Keep in mind, however, that there are no lifeguards at the pools keeping watch...
Luisa Frey
Family Cruise Editor

I think it's terribly irresponsible to even suggest that someone try to "sneak"...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 11th, 2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,916
Posted By gerif
We still take a little iron and have had no...

We still take a little iron and have had no problem, however, without an ironing board, it is very hard to iron!

They are expressly prohibited because they are a fire hazard - please do NOT bring...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 6th, 2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,916
Posted By gerif
There's a certain amount of dampness, especially...

There's a certain amount of dampness, especially if you are sailing to the Caribbean - just hang the clothes and the wrinkles will fall out. You can also hang a few items in the bathroom while you...
Forum: Cruise Dress / Packing October 2nd, 2008, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,619
Posted By gerif
I love the Sketchers "maryjane" styles - comfy...

I love the Sketchers "maryjane" styles - comfy and cute.
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff October 1st, 2008, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By gerif
Sure, but it's just like having a no peeing...

Sure, but it's just like having a no peeing section in a pool - no way to contain the smoke at all.
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