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Forum: Princess Cruise Lines November 13th, 2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,968
Posted By DesrtDrmr
I, too, am sorry you didn't enjoy your cruise. ...

I, too, am sorry you didn't enjoy your cruise.
The Island Princess is our favorite Princess ship, as we enjoy the intimacy of the smaller size, rather than the Grand Class Ships. I use a scooter or...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 18th, 2006, 01:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Hi Charlotte, We were told that passengers,...

Hi Charlotte,
We were told that passengers, unless you were in a Suite, were NOT allowed to order from the dinner menu for room service. We never tried it, but it would be great if that was the...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 18th, 2006, 12:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By DesrtDrmr
The room service menu on the Island is limited. ...

The room service menu on the Island is limited. It does not include the day's dinner menu. People in suites may order off of the dinner menu for room service, but I do not think that applies to...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 18th, 2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,934
Posted By DesrtDrmr
I think it depends on if you are planning to...

I think it depends on if you are planning to spend most of your time out of the room, or if you like to relax at night alone, without the crowds and unwind. I love to unwind alone and sitting out on...
Forum: Disabled Cruisers July 3rd, 2006, 12:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,059
Posted By DesrtDrmr
A scooter would be even better to use on the...

A scooter would be even better to use on the ship. It's hard to push a wheelchair over miles and miles of carpeting. It's even harder to push yourself in a wheelchair over carpeting. A folding...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 19th, 2006, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,078
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Princess stock ?

If I wanted to buy stocks for Princess, what would the symble be?

If you are asking about what stock to buy to get the Onboard Credit given to stockholders, you must own 100 or more shares of CCL...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 1st, 2006, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,360
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Thanks, Norm. It IS nice to be able to...

Thanks, Norm.
It IS nice to be able to share...........................I know I sure appreciate answers from those that know about a ship I haven't been on. We, too, are investors and just hope...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 1st, 2006, 02:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,595
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: We Booked A Cruise!

oops, wrong place, sorry............

Happy cruising, everyone!
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 1st, 2006, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,707
Posted By DesrtDrmr
We have been on the Island on the Caribe Deck in...

We have been on the Island on the Caribe Deck in a recessed cabin. If you are very close to the bump out portion of the deck, your view in that direction is cut off. It worked out pretty well,...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 1st, 2006, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,360
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Rev, I'm curious....................... You...

Rev, I'm curious....................... You state that you have "moved away" from the Princess product, and that you feel that the product has been degraded, but here you are, posting, and...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines May 1st, 2006, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,129
Posted By DesrtDrmr
jillarich, Our first cruise was also on...

jillarich,
Our first cruise was also on Holland America. Our second cruise was on RCI...........it was horrid! There was more rust on the railings, noone smiled, etc, etc. By the third cruise,...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines April 9th, 2006, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,470
Posted By DesrtDrmr
We find it warm outside, but very chilly...

We find it warm outside, but very chilly sometimes in the dining room and showrooms. I always have a pashmina or some sort of shawl to throw over my shoulders, and DH often wears a sport jacket in...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines March 23rd, 2006, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By DesrtDrmr
IF they are concerned about getting on or off the...

IF they are concerned about getting on or off the ship at embarkation and disembarkation, you can request wheelchair assistance for their medical conditions. They will bring a chair and wheel them...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines October 16th, 2005, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,629
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Just a little note...............if you buy...

Just a little note...............if you buy liquor in ports, it will be confiscated when you return to the ship, and returned to you on the last day.
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines October 16th, 2005, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,552
Posted By DesrtDrmr
As a poster above said, Do NOT put your...

As a poster above said, Do NOT put your medications into your checked luggage, or anything else that is valuable, like your camera. Many people do put these things into checked bags, and sometimes...
Forum: Disabled Cruisers February 23rd, 2005, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,473
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: First Time cruising with seven!!

I posted this on the other thread, but will repeat it here.

Author: DesrtDrmr (---.dyn.sprint-hsd.net)
Date: 02-23-05 00:04

Cathi,
How about having your mother rent a scooter to use on...
Forum: Disabled Cruisers February 23rd, 2005, 12:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,688
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Re: 1st time handicapped cruise

Cathi,
How about having your mother rent a scooter to use on board? You can rent one from CareVacations.com, or Scootaround.com, and it would give her more independence, and you wouldn't have to...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 22nd, 2005, 11:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Passport prices on rise

I think the opening poster said that passport prices would be INCREASING by $12. That would put a renewal around $ 67. If you had a whole family to get passports for, it would be a nice savings to...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 22nd, 2005, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Island Princess, February 3, 2005

Thanks so much for posting your review. Did you rent cars at the ports? If you did, did you have any trouble with the shuttles?
What was your favorite shore excursion, if you took any? What...
Forum: Disabled Cruisers February 16th, 2005, 12:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,439
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Accessible Restaurant?

We get a kick out of Acapulco at Ports of Call Village. I'm not sure where the Holiday Inn, but Ports of Call is almost across the street from the Best Western........
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 9th, 2005, 10:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,249
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Re: Re: DO NOT SAIL PRINCESS

Frankinca,
I must have missunderstoon the part about your having a good time.and that you would not be sailing on Princess again..........glad you had a good time after all, and...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 7th, 2005, 04:03 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,249
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: DO NOT SAIL PRINCESS

Franknca,
I had enjoyed reading your messages on the cruise boards, and am sorry that you will no longer be on the Princess boards. I assume you have cancelled your two booked Princess cruises,...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 6th, 2005, 10:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 876
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: Alaska in May/June - weather?

We were on the first cruise of the year to Alaska, mid May, and the weather was glorious! The only rain was showers as we were leaving Vancouver. It was dry, and sweatshirt/windbreaker weather...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 6th, 2005, 10:18 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,249
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: DO NOT SAIL PRINCESS

I'm so sorry you had a terrible time on your cruise, A.Carmen. We have been on the Star twice, and had a wonderful cruise each time. We had better service on that ship than any other, and the food...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 4th, 2005, 07:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 636
Posted By DesrtDrmr
Re: booking w/o t/a

I don't believe that you "cheat your TA out of a commission" if you book yourself, and have not used any of the Travel Agent's services! A travel agent doesn't even KNOW you've booked with the...
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