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Forum: Royal Caribbean International December 17th, 2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 692
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
We've always found the food in the main dining...

We've always found the food in the main dining room to be very good. So, don't expect to see us spending for extra meals. We haven't been on RC in about two years, since they sort of abandoned San...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International August 29th, 2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,205
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Send Monarch back to Los Angeles. I miss the...

Send Monarch back to Los Angeles. I miss the great food and service, not to mention the great prices we used to enjoy on the 4-day cruises.

Regarding not having a safe, you can use the safety...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International August 29th, 2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,205
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Send Monarch back to Los Angeles. I miss the...

Send Monarch back to Los Angeles. I miss the great food and service, not to mention the great prices we used to enjoy on the 4-day cruises.

Regarding not having a safe, you can use the safety...
Forum: Alaska August 18th, 2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,806
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I've only been on two cruises to Alaska; one on...

I've only been on two cruises to Alaska; one on Celebrity Mercury and one on Island Princess. The latter one was this past May, during the first cruise week of the season (the other cruise was also...
Forum: Mexico August 13th, 2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Look to see if they have a sparkle in their eyes....

Look to see if they have a sparkle in their eyes. How could they not be happy living on the beach getting to play in the water everyday.
You've got me convinced. LOL
Forum: Mexico August 13th, 2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,295
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Hi Jeff of Torrance I'm directionally challenged....

Hi Jeff of Torrance I'm directionally challenged. South, west, north, and east are all the same to me. How do you get to the nice art museum, museum of archeology, and non expensive restauratns and...
Forum: All Things Cruising August 12th, 2009, 11:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
How can anyone "enjoy" some form of nonsense...

How can anyone "enjoy" some form of nonsense "sucking' $2 per minute out of their wallet?
Forum: All Things Cruising August 12th, 2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Wait until the economy is in the toilet, and the...

Wait until the economy is in the toilet, and the cruise lines are really desperate. Then, get a real bargain. Just monitor what trip that you think you might want to do.....................and,...
Forum: Mexico August 12th, 2009, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I'm curious as to how we know these horses are...

I'm curious as to how we know these horses are "happy." I remain skeptical. :shock:
Forum: Mexico August 12th, 2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,295
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Mazatlan. On one visit, we walked the...

Mazatlan. On one visit, we walked the approximately one mile to the Pacifico/Corona brewery, where we were given a very inclusive tour, followed by a beer at the "top of the tower" lounge. They also...
Forum: Mexico August 12th, 2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,313
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I only hope that I never see orange text on white...

I only hope that I never see orange text on white again. :?:
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines June 12th, 2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,008
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
You can take BART from the airport to Market...

You can take BART from the airport to Market STreet, which is pretty close to the pier. The fare will be $5 and change per person....
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines June 12th, 2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,692
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Interior cabin on a 9 night Eastern Carib....

Interior cabin on a 9 night Eastern Carib. Princess cruise = $3000

Interior cabin on a 10 night Eastern Carib. RC cruise = $1900

Is this for one person? If so, I can't imagine paying either of...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines March 21st, 2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,601
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I'm with Pilotdane on this. Save a pile of money...

I'm with Pilotdane on this. Save a pile of money by doing your own walking around; take another cruise with the savings. How many shopping opportunities do you want to pay for?
Forum: Royal Caribbean International March 18th, 2009, 12:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,796
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
A tux on formal nights. Slacks, nice shirt and...

A tux on formal nights. Slacks, nice shirt and sport coat for the rest.
Forum: Cruise Dress / Packing March 16th, 2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,517
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Pennys sells a tux of pretty good quality for...

Pennys sells a tux of pretty good quality for $129, that is frequently on sale for $99. The shirt/tie/studs/cumerbund set is $30. You can also go to a tux rental shop, where they frequently have...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 9th, 2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 880
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
We are doing the Baja cruise out of long beach...

We are doing the Baja cruise out of long beach next week. Has anyone done this cruise in March that could give me an idea of what to expect weather wise? My kids want to know if they'll be able to...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International March 7th, 2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
We've been to the Mexican Riviera several times....

We've been to the Mexican Riviera several times. We typically don't do excursions per se, but just walk into the local town. Here's what we do at those ports:

Cabo San Lucas. We always walk to...
Forum: Embarkation/Debarkation Ports March 5th, 2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,202
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Los Angeles and Long Beach Cruise Terminals

http://www.sanpedro.com/spcom/lbcruiscal.htm

Tons of information on the two Southern California cruise terminal areas.
Forum: Embarkation/Debarkation Ports March 5th, 2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,677
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I don't know if you would consider this the BEST...

I don't know if you would consider this the BEST way to get to LAX, but it will be the cheapest. Note that the times listed in this example are for the next bus trip taken after I researched the...
Forum: Mexico March 5th, 2009, 07:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,981
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Just wondering how did you get to the beach in...

Just wondering how did you get to the beach in Cabo? We have always wanted to do that there.

Cabo San Lucas. We always walk to Solimar Beach via the lobby of the Hotel Solimar, and go south to...
Forum: All Things Cruising February 25th, 2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,222
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
There were a lot of shipboard activities we...

There were a lot of shipboard activities we actually weren't at all interested in pursuing, so having a great cabin was a delightful surprise.
As bargaineers to (almost) an extreme. we certainly...
Forum: All Things Cruising February 25th, 2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,839
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I'm certainly NOT a professional, but we...

I'm certainly NOT a professional, but we typically go either directly through the cruise line or with a local travel agent, after researching what BARGAINS are available. Once you've cruised with a...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 25th, 2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,596
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
Puntarenas was the one "excursion" that we've...

Puntarenas was the one "excursion" that we've done in ten cruises. We took the spa visit to the volcano Arenal, which was at a very nice hot water spay on the lower slope of the volcano. It...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 25th, 2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,848
Posted By Jeff of Torrance
I've been hoping to complete my "cocktail olive"...

I've been hoping to complete my "cocktail olive" paintings collection. And, what is Peter Max up to these days?
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