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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines July 17th, 2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By linalcaplan
We took this cruise on the Spirit, the Miracle's...

We took this cruise on the Spirit, the Miracle's sister ship. Can't give advise about a hotel, we stayed three days at a bed and breakfast in Seattle. But if you would like to see what we did and get...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 30th, 2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By linalcaplan
I don't know if this will help, but here are the...

I don't know if this will help, but here are the pictures of our TransAtlantic on the Dream. Maybe some of the shots of the ship might help. We've been on the Destiny (before its transformation) and...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 16th, 2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,738
Posted By linalcaplan
How many of you remember the "topless deck" area?...

How many of you remember the "topless deck" area? It was (in the 90's) located on the top deck with many warning signs around it.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 3rd, 2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,905
Posted By linalcaplan
Actually, the new rule is they will do you...

Actually, the new rule is they will do you laundry 3 times (for each platinum member-so 6 between my wife and myself) on a 7 or more day cruise. Usually not a problem, although it would have been...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines August 1st, 2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,144
Posted By linalcaplan
Not a heck of a lot in each bag. Try rolling the...

Not a heck of a lot in each bag. Try rolling the soiled clothing and squeezing it in-we've gotten so good that our one dirty bag always comes back in two clean bags. EACH Platinum cruiser gets 2-3...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines July 11th, 2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,719
Posted By linalcaplan
Occasionally when I sign into this site, a small...

Occasionally when I sign into this site, a small box appears in the lower right hand corner with something like "This site is now owned by ------(can't remember) and a link to click on, which I never...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines July 10th, 2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,350
Posted By linalcaplan
This is why, when there is any question of time...

This is why, when there is any question of time we take the Carnival tours. If there is plenty of time we'll often book our own (a few months ago in Curacoa we went on a private tour we had booked...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 30th, 2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,629
Posted By linalcaplan
We just said, "The heck with it, let's enjoy...

We just said, "The heck with it, let's enjoy while we can!" Here are our next two (on the Spirit and the Miracle), after those we have a cruise from NOLA....
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 17th, 2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,489
Posted By linalcaplan
I don't know if this will help--but if you want...

I don't know if this will help--but if you want to be bored by our cruise pictures of this cruise, click below. Some will give you an idea of ship activities. We stopped first to visit our family, so...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 19th, 2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,704
Posted By linalcaplan
Release form

I checked out a few sites. Many of them report that (since you paid for the picture and it is your property) Carnival has lately been giving a "release form. Here is one of them, just click on the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 11th, 2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,010
Posted By linalcaplan
We were told they will have both 110v and (240v?)...

We were told they will have both 110v and (240v?) outlets. Actually there is usually only one of each available. We have been bringing a 6 outlet "surge suppressor" to plug in the phone, computer,...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 29th, 2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,009
Posted By linalcaplan
If you do make a slideshow of your cruise, I've...

If you do make a slideshow of your cruise, I've found that setting it to music makes it much more enjoyable. I try to get it set in advance. We'll be on the Spirit from Hawaii to Australia in Sept. I...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 18th, 2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,009
Posted By linalcaplan
If you're interested in seeing some photos of the...

If you're interested in seeing some photos of the ship and Grand Turk, here are our shots from a b2b in Feb/Mar, after you click on "CARNIVAL MIRACLE" below you can click SLIDESHOW to see the whole,...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 9th, 2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By linalcaplan
We were on two cruises recently, and they had it...

We were on two cruises recently, and they had it on both. The contestants do have to "perform" for the judges and submit to the judges "tests". These were taken last month (no, I'm not in any of...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 11th, 2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By linalcaplan
I wouldn't give any advise on the rooms,...

I wouldn't give any advise on the rooms, excursions, etc. All I can say is that our experience on both of our Alaskan cruises was super! Here are MANY photos of the last cruise on the Carnival...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 12th, 2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By linalcaplan
Caution

You probably have heard this, but if not-----. Be careful of the time when touring on your own. If you are on a ship's tour and delayed (happened to us twice-a flat tire in St Marteen and a HUGE...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines November 26th, 2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By linalcaplan
If you have the time in Honolulu, the Polynesian...

If you have the time in Honolulu, the Polynesian culture center is an outstanding trip. I agree that booking through the cruiseline is considerably more, but you're probably aware that it guarantees...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 7th, 2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,002
Posted By linalcaplan
Try this

Log in to Carnival's site----click on MY PROFILE (near the top)----on the left side, under PAST GUEST xxxxxxxxx, click on VIEW CRUISE HISTORY
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 3rd, 2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 890
Posted By linalcaplan
Cache and cookies

This has been brought up a few times -- the solution seems to be to clear the cache and cookies. I don't know if you can just delete the carnival cookies, otherwise it would be a pain for other...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 2nd, 2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,002
Posted By linalcaplan
Platinum perks

Here is the list from the Carnival site-----we like the laundry service best!


Platinum Member
All Gold member benefits
Carnival Platinum benefits* including:
Personalized stationery
A...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 14th, 2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,915
Posted By linalcaplan
May?

We called our travel agent, who checked and was told that the schedule would be released in May.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 12th, 2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,609
Posted By linalcaplan
We have also done 13 Carnival cruises (14th in...

We have also done 13 Carnival cruises (14th in Feb.), but have been on 10 others with Norwegian, Celebrity and RCCL. So far we prefer Carnival in general----but they all have their good points. The...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 5th, 2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,536
Posted By linalcaplan
Multi pins

On our Dream transatlantic cruise we met a guy with 37 pins on his vest--when we commented on it he told us he had only started cruising one year before! He was planning on leaving ship in New York...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 2nd, 2011, 12:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,904
Posted By linalcaplan
I believe that Carnival no longer has "formal"...

I believe that Carnival no longer has "formal" nights. They have now designated those evenings as "elegant nights". Years ago about 25% wore tuxes-----I think that it has now changed to 2%. Most men...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 1st, 2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,002
Posted By linalcaplan
Yes, looks like this (I found these pictures on...

Yes, looks like this (I found these pictures on another site) is the 2011 gift. I feel that anything given is a gift--and I'm appreciative.
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