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Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers March 27th, 2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By aerospace
Your insurance covered everything from the extra...

Your insurance covered everything from the extra flights to hotels, food, and transportation prepaid, or are you getting refunded later?
Forum: Entertainment on Ships March 23rd, 2015, 01:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By aerospace
They had a belly dancer come on board for the...

They had a belly dancer come on board for the nightly entertainment in Istanbul...I went to both shows lol
Forum: All Things Cruising February 20th, 2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By aerospace
I did a rtw trip just a few months ago so while I...

I did a rtw trip just a few months ago so while I was tempted to repeat it wasn't a deal breaker. Dfw fly to San Fransisco - sail to Sydney - fly to Istanbul - sail to Tampa - fly to Dallas(about 55...
Forum: Asia February 20th, 2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By aerospace
I just changed currency in the airport, if you...

I just changed currency in the airport, if you get $350+ they will buy back your leftovers when you come home. So get 75-100 per country and even if you.spend zero you can exchange it back and just...
Forum: All Things Cruising February 20th, 2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By aerospace
Cruise canceled due to ice bergs

So I'm going to a cruise overseas and have to stop in NY, why not stay a few days? Booked a cruise to see the statue of liberty and it was canceled due to ice in the water...and I don't mean slush....
Forum: First-Time Cruisers February 16th, 2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By aerospace
The worst seas I've ever been in was on San...

The worst seas I've ever been in was on San Francisco to Seattle leg, that being said I don't think forward to mid-forward will make much difference if you have bad weather(low decks are best too, so...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines February 15th, 2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 825
Posted By aerospace
I'm surprised they haven't started charging for...

I'm surprised they haven't started charging for bags like the airlines too.

Advertise price $499
oh and that will be $250 for taxes
oh when you get on board we want $14 more per day
you want...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers February 12th, 2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By aerospace
Why are stops always scheduled when things are closed?

Looking up some info on a port of call and it says "If you have one day to spend in Malacca, do not go on a Tuesday!"(Malaysia if you're curious)

*checks calender* ...yep we will be there on a...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers February 10th, 2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By aerospace
You can see a lot in a day(with preplanning) so...

You can see a lot in a day(with preplanning) so why not? My first trip to France was a stopover in Paris for 18 hours. Strolled along the Chans de lise, rode to the top of the Eiffel Tower, lunch...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers February 10th, 2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By aerospace
What's your favorite city for a long layover?

Several times in my travels I've intentionally scheduled a long layover to see somewhere new on the way to my ship. You might never plan a whole trip to Russia for example but stopping for a peak...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers February 8th, 2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 498
Posted By aerospace
It's my understanding the french cruiseline...

It's my understanding the french cruiseline Croisières de France has an optional area on board.
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines February 7th, 2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 773
Posted By aerospace
From NCL's website: Also not available for...

From NCL's website:

Also not available for guests under the age of 25 years old on domestic itineraries during blackout dates of March 1 – April 15, applies to sailings that includes these dates....
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines February 6th, 2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 773
Posted By aerospace
Packages include tip whether you paid for it or...

Packages include tip whether you paid for it or it was a bonus they included. No tipping required.
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines February 6th, 2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By aerospace
They do own many of the shops in the port itself...

They do own many of the shops in the port itself but most people leave the port to explore and that's when you should shop. If you ever cruise alaska you will notice very quickly every port has the...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers January 30th, 2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By aerospace
St Martin; * The beers are cheap(local beer...

St Martin;

* The beers are cheap(local beer on the beach can be found for 70cents bottle)
* Several nice beaches to pick from, one a 5min walk from ship
* You can visit a territory of France...
Forum: Seeking Cruise Companion January 26th, 2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By aerospace
Went on the VTG Halloween cruise in 2013 and...

Went on the VTG Halloween cruise in 2013 and there was about 350 people attending. Make sure to ask before you book what the age breakdown is.

My cruise was about 20: 20-30yr, 100: 30-50yr, 230:...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines January 24th, 2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By aerospace
Buy a drink and get a match play...

Buy a drink and get a match play coupon...interesting
Forum: All Things Cruising January 20th, 2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By aerospace
Given the option would you retire on a cruiseship fulltime?

Some people do, I definitely would. Living on a cruise ship for 8 years (http://www.buzzfeed.com/alisonvingiano/mama-lee-cruise-life)
Forum: Health at Sea January 18th, 2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,950
Posted By aerospace
From what I've noticed it appears there is...

From what I've noticed it appears there is normally a $50 charge to see the doctor(any reason), and then tests/etc on top. This would go on your room charge. If it happens early in your cruise I...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines January 16th, 2015, 02:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By aerospace
Many specials you see listed can't be combined...

Many specials you see listed can't be combined with other deals. So if you see a sale "100OBC with inside staterooms" and then tell them you want to use your OBC offer they will give you the cheapest...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International January 14th, 2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 790
Posted By aerospace
Think of a ship like a vegas casino, they have so...

Think of a ship like a vegas casino, they have so many cameras recording you can't watch them all at once.

..also I think you're forgetting about the all you can drink packages. Some people...
Forum: Celebrity January 14th, 2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By aerospace
Celebrities' website is a running joke. Always...

Celebrities' website is a running joke. Always amazed at major companies who can't build a working website...the total sales they loose is probably incredible.
Forum: All Things Cruising January 13th, 2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By aerospace
In the article I read he said it was a large wave...

In the article I read he said it was a large wave that caused him to fall over. With a ship that size I doubt the wave physically reached him but rather bumped the ship at an inopportune time.

In...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International January 12th, 2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By aerospace
Is says fee for call/text, is that the normal...

Is says fee for call/text, is that the normal wifi fee or a set charge for the week?
Forum: First-Time Cruisers January 12th, 2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 817
Posted By aerospace
Best way to not overspend in the casino is to...

Best way to not overspend in the casino is to play with cash. You can put it on the shipboard account but then it's easier to loose track.

Your drink package has gratuity built in, no need to tip....
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