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Forum: Cunard February 23rd, 2015, 05:39 PM
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Posted By lannp
Entertainment can be hit or miss. Sometimes the...

Entertainment can be hit or miss. Sometimes the enrichment lecturers are fascinating and you can be really busy attending lectures and other times none of personal interest. Evening entertainment...
Forum: All Things Cruising February 18th, 2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 357
Posted By lannp
I agree. The minute there is a problem the...

I agree. The minute there is a problem the passengers should be mustered. Better to have them ready to go. The Captain seemed to forget he was the Captain. People would be looking for him to take...
Forum: All Things Cruising February 12th, 2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 357
Posted By lannp
Actually 33 people died. A diver died during the...

Actually 33 people died. A diver died during the raising of the ship. That diver wouldn't have been there if not for the Captain. The fact the Captain left the ship makes it even more...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International December 14th, 2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,136
Posted By lannp
Thank you for your comments. Friends asked me to...

Thank you for your comments. Friends asked me to join them on this ship next year and having never sailed on RCCL I declined. They just do not have what I'm looking for. Being a loyal Cunarder (16...
Forum: Cunard September 19th, 2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,369
Posted By lannp
Your pictures were excellent. I was on board for...

Your pictures were excellent. I was on board for the eastbound crossing and saw the second James Taylor concert. He certainly did not dress up for our concert.
The Chefs' Parade is held on the...
Forum: Cunard July 27th, 2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 917
Posted By lannp
Try this on the Cunard website under Frequently...

Try this on the Cunard website under Frequently asked questions


https://ask.cunard.com/help/cunard/life-on-board/facilities
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff April 23rd, 2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By lannp
I did east and west crossings in Oct. 2012 and it...

I did east and west crossings in Oct. 2012 and it was quite rough both ways. My crossings last September were quite smooth. There is no way of telling what the conditions will be like. All my...
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff January 20th, 2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By lannp
I have been aboard the QM2 when she docked at St....

I have been aboard the QM2 when she docked at St. Kitts. The QM2 has always anchored outside the harbor in St. Lucia.
Forum: Cunard December 17th, 2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,965
Posted By lannp
There have been rumours for several years that...

There have been rumours for several years that when the Todd English contract expires they will replace it with "The Veranda" which is what they call these restaurants on the QV & QE.
I didn't go...
Forum: Cunard June 28th, 2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,298
Posted By lannp
Are you on the Sept. 22nd sailing?

Are you on the Sept. 22nd sailing?
Forum: Cunard June 21st, 2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,298
Posted By lannp
Friends have mine have just booked to join me in...

Friends have mine have just booked to join me in the fall. They will disembark in Southampton and remain in England while I remain on board the QM2 for the Europe portion and then re-join me for the...
Forum: Cunard December 24th, 2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,911
Posted By lannp
There is no way of predicting how the Atlantic...

There is no way of predicting how the Atlantic will behave. I crossed in October and both the eastbound and westbound allowed the QM2 to show her true colours. I haven't had a crossing like that in...
Forum: Cunard September 5th, 2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,699
Posted By lannp
Oh dearrofl You have Cunard-itis. There is only...

Oh dearrofl You have Cunard-itis. There is only one cure, you have to keep booking more voyages. I guess that's why trip #12 is just 3 1/2 weeks away.
Thank you for posting and I'm so glad to...
Forum: Cunard August 26th, 2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,236
Posted By lannp
On all my sailings it has taken place at sea...

On all my sailings it has taken place at sea during the crossing. Each day they anounce the time and place for each deck to go. It is quick and painless. A crew member scans your cruise card so...
Forum: Cunard August 20th, 2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,699
Posted By lannp
There is no predicting what the seas will be...

There is no predicting what the seas will be like. Most of my 9 transatlantics have been smooth. There were a few.......but the QM2 is built for ocean travel.
Have a wonderful trip and when you...
Forum: Cunard August 19th, 2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,699
Posted By lannp
When are you sailing? I leave in just over 6...

When are you sailing?
I leave in just over 6 weeks!
Forum: Cunard August 17th, 2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,699
Posted By lannp
You will see a wide variety of daytime dress. ...

You will see a wide variety of daytime dress. Cunard's literature states that shorts are not acceptable in the main dining room at any time otherwise I would define daytime dress as clean and neat....
Forum: Cunard April 4th, 2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,430
Posted By lannp
King's Court (the buffet) is comprised of 4...

King's Court (the buffet) is comprised of 4 sections. In the evening one of them remains a buffet. The others have a $10.pp. charge and require reservations. They slide out some dividers to try...
Forum: Cunard February 17th, 2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,430
Posted By lannp
Thank you for referring to the QM2 as a liner. ...

Thank you for referring to the QM2 as a liner. She is definitely not a cruise ship.
I have done 11 voyages on this magnificent ship.
Yes, there is a dress code but you must know that from the...
Forum: Seeking Cruise Companion December 16th, 2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By lannp
Sorry, I'm not looking for a cabin-mate but the...

Sorry, I'm not looking for a cabin-mate but the QM2 doesn't finish up the World Cruise until April 27th.
The first eastbound crossing NY to Southampton doesn't happen until May 4th, 2012
Forum: Cunard October 30th, 2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,855
Posted By lannp
Battery-operated tea lights. Last year my sister...

Battery-operated tea lights. Last year my sister got up several times during the night to use the bathroom, she would turn on the light then open the bathroom door wide and of course light up the...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines October 27th, 2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,913
Posted By lannp
I book minis because I like having a place to sit...

I book minis because I like having a place to sit other than that ridiculous little tub chair. Depending on the itinerary sometimes it is too hot or wet for me to sit on the balcony and if I'm...
Forum: Cunard October 15th, 2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,559
Posted By lannp
Thank you for giving us the ending to the story. ...

Thank you for giving us the ending to the story. Sadly some come on, complain and are never heard from again - we call them "Fly Bys".
I am glad to hear Cunard resolved this to your satisfaction....
Forum: Cunard October 13th, 2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,247
Posted By lannp
You shouldn't have a problem. Speak with your...

You shouldn't have a problem. Speak with your waiter and if need be discuss it with your Head Waiter or even the Maitre d'. They are willing to work with you to make sure the meals are satisfactory.
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines September 17th, 2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,587
Posted By lannp
What they thought about the food, waiters,...

What they thought about the food, waiters, cabins, etc. would give me a better idea of their opinion of Princess. To condemn Princess just for the front desk staff isn't fair. Was their entire trip...
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