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Forum: Princess Cruise Lines October 25th, 2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,854
Posted By Tom8595
Balcony size

A large portion of balconies are listed as 36sq ft. I am booked in the aft and have a 109sq ft balcony. Some balconies are in the 70ish sq ft. It just depends on where your cabin is located. Some of...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines June 19th, 2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By Tom8595
Hi, I hope this helps. We always first look for...

Hi, I hope this helps. We always first look for the aft. It is very enjoyable. Princess has eliminated smoking in cabins and balconies. We have never had any issues with any smells. Also there is...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines January 27th, 2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,600
Posted By Tom8595
We have been to St Martin many times. We always...

We have been to St Martin many times. We always rent a car.You can go to Orient Beach. The Island is an easy drive. We enjoy the french side for the calm beaches. You will have plenty of time for...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines June 16th, 2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 13,007
Posted By Tom8595
Smokers vs Fat people

I really do not care whether they smoke or overeat. But the bottom line on both of those groups is the money spent for their treatments.(Respitopry for smokers, and a variety of aliments for the...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines January 16th, 2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By Tom8595
Cool Hi, we stayed there in November for a few nights...

Hi, we stayed there in November for a few nights before the Cruise. It is a fine hotel in a great location being in old town. One thing though, if you are sailing on the Caribbean Princess they dock...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines November 15th, 2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,105
Posted By Tom8595
What we like is the service, the perks and overal...

What we like is the service, the perks and overal satisfaction we recieve with Princess. Princess had a policy of never saying no. That is what got us hooked with them years ago. Times have changed...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines November 15th, 2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 957
Posted By Tom8595
Hello all. We just came home from a great cruise...

Hello all. We just came home from a great cruise on the the Caribbean Princess. I just thought I would let you know that there is a duty free store on the way into the ship at the pier now. It is...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines October 27th, 2010, 12:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 957
Posted By Tom8595
Duty free store in San Jaun

Hello all.
I just have a question about duty free purchases prior to embarking on the Caribbean Princess. I have not been down for a few years and will be
this November. There used to be a duty...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 16th, 2010, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By Tom8595
It is a good question on choice. We have gone...

It is a good question on choice. We have gone with the cruisline and on our own in the past. Do what feels most comfortable for you. You may save some money going on your own but, if you spend your...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines March 2nd, 2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 782
Posted By Tom8595
I watched the Love Boat and never gave it a...

I watched the Love Boat and never gave it a thought. Then when I got married I felt ripped off with the coast of travel. Then I saw an ad for a cruise out of Puerto Rico. It was on the World...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 21st, 2010, 02:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 662
Posted By Tom8595
;)We always select a specific cabin. We Also say...

;)We always select a specific cabin. We Also say we are willing to take an upgrade. We have had the upgrades a few times.
But, when that did not happen we had the location we preferred. Just select...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines November 6th, 2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,120
Posted By Tom8595
We just finished a cruise on the Spirit. The...

We just finished a cruise on the Spirit. The halloween party was something to be seen and a part of. We had simple costumes for the event. But, others were dressed to the max. If you ever get a...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines July 17th, 2009, 02:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By Tom8595
It rained really hard on the Transit day of a...

It rained really hard on the Transit day of a Panama Canal Cruise. Then it came down really hard in Punatrenas. It did not spoil the trip though. It was just our luck to see that kind of weather on...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers April 19th, 2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,970
Posted By Tom8595
We have 28 cruises under our belt. I only recall...

We have 28 cruises under our belt. I only recall one incident in 1982 where a crew member acted friendly to a passenger and they shipped him out at the next port. We also thought it was suspicious...
Forum: Tech Support - Help using our Message Boards April 19th, 2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,392
Posted By Tom8595
test

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Forum: Tech Support - Help using our Message Boards April 19th, 2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,392
Posted By Tom8595
This is a test, this is only a test!

This is a test, this is only a test!
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 19th, 2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By Tom8595
I have not purchased that brand of insurance. I...

I have not purchased that brand of insurance. I do buy insurance through third parties. If you are still looking for insurance check online. you can get good comparisans on each policy and check the...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines April 19th, 2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,124
Posted By Tom8595
You will enjoy the Island. She is truly a great...

You will enjoy the Island. She is truly a great ship.
Also, we have been to Caratgena several times. We have taken cabs and explored on our own each time. We have found the people friendly. If you...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines March 3rd, 2009, 01:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,370
Posted By Tom8595
This is in response about the balcony question....

This is in response about the balcony question. On Aloha and Baja the balconies are covered and are smaller than on the Caribe deck. The balconies on the Caribe are the best for the buck. The only...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 16th, 2009, 10:02 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 7,117
Posted By Tom8595
We are sailing on the Island Princess in August,...

We are sailing on the Island Princess in August, Carnival Spirit in October, and the Caribbean Princess May 2010. It is good to see that people are still cruising! This will be our 1st Carnival...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 16th, 2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,988
Posted By Tom8595
I have had aft cabins on Holland and Princess. I...

I have had aft cabins on Holland and Princess. I have now booked an aft cabin on the Spirit this fall. I believe those cabins are the best kept secrets in cruising. I have never noticed smoke or soot...
Forum: Travel Gripes! September 16th, 2008, 02:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,652
Posted By Tom8595
We sailed Alaska out of Seattle in August. I paid...

We sailed Alaska out of Seattle in August. I paid online and in advance. It was $86 for the week. City parking for a Seahawk game is $40. The port parking was a bargin. :wink:
Forum: Travel Gripes! September 15th, 2008, 12:19 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 15,959
Posted By Tom8595
I would never think of stealing anything...

I would never think of stealing anything anywhere. I must be naive on this. The only time I can recall any one stealing on a ship was on Holland America. They had bottles of alchohol to pour on ice...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines September 8th, 2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,328
Posted By Tom8595
Thanks for the input. We have sailed Princess 13...

Thanks for the input. We have sailed Princess 13 times. And have been upgraded twice. We have always had a room assignment. We are going on two short cruises this month. A three night and a one...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines September 4th, 2008, 02:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,127
Posted By Tom8595
We just cruised Alaska. Had an obsrtucted...

We just cruised Alaska. Had an obsrtucted outside. In reality we were lucky. We had a beautiful view. The obstruction was we could not see down. You may want to upgrade to ensure yourself of a room...
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