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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 13th, 2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,092
Posted By Dan40
I'd be pleased to have that problem AGAIN!

I'd be pleased to have that problem AGAIN!
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines December 18th, 2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,420
Posted By Dan40
We couldn't stand it anymore so we booked another...

We couldn't stand it anymore so we booked another cruise. We have sailed Carnival 4 times and Princess twice so, what should we expect from Norwegian, how does it differ from other cruise lines? We...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines November 30th, 2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,735
Posted By Dan40
On any given week, there are 250,000 to 300,000...

On any given week, there are 250,000 to 300,000 people cruising worldwide. The mortality rate of the USA is 8.38 per 1000.

It is only a fact of life that people die on cruise ships. All ships...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines November 15th, 2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,563
Posted By Dan40
Don't know why anyone would want to wear shorts...

Don't know why anyone would want to wear shorts to dinner anyway...note In say "dinner," not just eating in the evening.

This is cruise # 53 for us. We are quite familiar with cruise line dining...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines November 15th, 2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,563
Posted By Dan40
you may see shorts early in the evening, but...

you may see shorts early in the evening, but mostly you will see jeans and docker type of pants. Of course at the buffet it is different. Do what makes you happy, just don't be surprised if you do...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines November 14th, 2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,563
Posted By Dan40
On this and other sites, I find mention of "no...

On this and other sites, I find mention of "no shorts' even a mention of "formal Night". How does this conflicting info jibe with NCL's constant "FREESTYLE" all casual advertising?
On NCL's...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines November 14th, 2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,563
Posted By Dan40
Dress code

How many men wear shorts to dinner on NCL?
What do women wear?
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines October 12th, 2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,081
Posted By Dan40
I have to say that firstly WE DO TIP but I have...

I have to say that firstly WE DO TIP but I have no idea why. The staff are employed to do a job & that is what they are doing, their job, they are not doing you a favour, you don't have a choice on...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 18th, 2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,689
Posted By Dan40
Never in 51 cruises have I ever had a thought of...

Never in 51 cruises have I ever had a thought of invoking any 'guarantee.' And I'm very picky. If fact if someone is more picky than me, I want them to invoke the guarantee and leave the ship!:D:D
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 18th, 2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,135
Posted By Dan40
I don't "always" cruise Carnival. Only 15 of my...

I don't "always" cruise Carnival. Only 15 of my 51 cruises, 29%, have been on Carnival. If we want a particular cruise and Carnival doesn't offer that cruise, we go on whatever line does. But my...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 10th, 2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,991
Posted By Dan40
first time cruise this comming sunday... an yet i...

first time cruise this comming sunday... an yet i have another question? were heading to the bahamas from baltimore on the carnival pride, when were on the bahama islands can you buy smokes for...
Forum: MSC Cruises April 23rd, 2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,804
Posted By Dan40
I booked the Lirica for an April cruise and...

I booked the Lirica for an April cruise and noticed that my confirm indicated non smoking room. I called and was informed that MSC does not allow smoking in any of the cabins. MSC also said they...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 23rd, 2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,001
Posted By Dan40
If you would read Carnival's Platinum perks list,...

If you would read Carnival's Platinum perks list, you would see that there is no cabin choice or consideration listed as a perk. Booking a 4A guarantee means you will get a 4A cabin, or better. If...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 23rd, 2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,903
Posted By Dan40
This will sound strange but adding water to the...

This will sound strange but adding water to the eggs makes them fluffy. I mix in an eggshell of water for each egg. I whip the eggs first, then put in the water and whip some more. Doesn't change...
Forum: Cruise Cuisine April 15th, 2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 31,267
Posted By Dan40
We have 51 cruises on many different lines. In...

We have 51 cruises on many different lines. In alternative restaurants I'd rate Carnival's Steakhouse as the very best on the seas. But I'd barely bother to order a beef dish in their MDR.
In...
Forum: Cruise Cuisine April 15th, 2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,056
Posted By Dan40
Just wondering why someone would choose to eat in...

Just wondering why someone would choose to eat in the alternative restaurants when your cruise price includes the decent (I have never had a bad meal in the DR) meals in the dining rooms?

Do you...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 15th, 2011, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,692
Posted By Dan40
Well I guess that the West Coast 7 & 8 Day...

Well I guess that the West Coast 7 & 8 Day Mexican Riveria cruises are a thing of the past. But there are still a few exceptions. There is a 3, 4, day, (Baja Cruise), and 7 day cruise, but they don't...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 7th, 2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 36,520
Posted By Dan40
Question: How are the cabins on Riviera and...

Question:

How are the cabins on Riviera and Main (on Triumph)? They're so low, I'm afraid all we'll hear is the engines roaring. Any insight is appreciated!


You WILL NOT hear an engine...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 7th, 2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 36,520
Posted By Dan40
Captain - I think one can find problems with...

Captain -

I think one can find problems with almost every cabin on a ship - some because they are close to crew ladders, some because they are under the disco, etc.

Me, I am just happy to be in...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 2nd, 2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,350
Posted By Dan40
No lecture from here. I agree it would be nice...

No lecture from here. I agree it would be nice if the cruise lines would just have a policy that allowed you to bring on just a little bit your own instead of saying none allowed and playing the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 30th, 2011, 11:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 14,656
Posted By Dan40
I chose to carry on some alcohol on my recent...

I chose to carry on some alcohol on my recent cruise for the same reason that I don't walk into a car dealership and pay full ticket price for a new car. I like to think of myself as an informed...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 4th, 2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,179
Posted By Dan40
This is actually a good idea - just don't do it...

This is actually a good idea - just don't do it for your bank ATM - especially if you are going to talk about it in public message board! Or for that matter if you teenage kid can figure it out.
...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 4th, 2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,397
Posted By Dan40
Greetings fellow cruisers! We're about to book a...

Greetings fellow cruisers! We're about to book a cruise on the Valor for next Spring (2012) to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We recently sailed on the Destiny, and had cabin 6344 and loved...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 4th, 2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,804
Posted By Dan40
I have a quick question please? We booked our...

I have a quick question please? We booked our Carnival cruise last February for a July 31st sail date. Since that time, the prices have been lowered. I called Carnival yesterday to see if we can get...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 4th, 2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,998
Posted By Dan40
hI NEWLYWEDS. CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE ALWAYS HOLDS...

hI NEWLYWEDS. CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE ALWAYS HOLDS THERE PRICE HIGHER THAN THE MANY DIFFERENT COMPANIES THAT SALE FOR THEM, SO JUST SURF THE WEBB FOR THOSE REDUCTIONS. I FOUND MINE ON TRAVELOCITY. ...
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