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Forum: Travel Gripes! October 19th, 2006, 10:35 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,501
Posted By Funship Freddy
On many of the cruise seller sites you will find...

On many of the cruise seller sites you will find o/s guarantee or a balcony guarantee. Pretty simple thing....you get the best available. I suspect that previous cruises on that particular line...
Forum: Tipping October 12th, 2006, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,588
Posted By Funship Freddy
Just returned from Caribbean Princess. Ate in...

Just returned from Caribbean Princess. Ate in the steakhouse every night and tipped the server each time ($10) Also tipped the Maitre 'D.
I always opt out of the automatic tip and tip my steward,...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines October 11th, 2006, 06:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,678
Posted By Funship Freddy
Mr. Bill, Many years ago I purchased a "wine...

Mr. Bill,

Many years ago I purchased a "wine case" from bountyhunterwine.com that is designed to be checked. It is made of heavy aluminum and holds 12 bottles and I have NEVER had one break. I...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines October 10th, 2006, 12:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By Funship Freddy
On my most recent cruise we stopped at the...

On my most recent cruise we stopped at the supermarket on the way to the pier and bought soda and water ( a couple cases of each ) and checked them at the pier with our other luggage. (just put...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines October 10th, 2006, 12:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,678
Posted By Funship Freddy
Sharkfin, In the "old days" you could buy...

Sharkfin,

In the "old days" you could buy liquor on board and take it to your cabin. They now use liquor as a profit center.

I have been on many (25+) cruises and have taken liquor on each and...
Forum: Travel Gripes! October 10th, 2006, 12:00 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,501
Posted By Funship Freddy
I have been upgraded using "guarantees". I have...

I have been upgraded using "guarantees". I have also been upgraded based on previous cruises. Celebrity moved me from inside to and outside on a higher deck. We always ask if upgrades are...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 20th, 2006, 02:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,130
Posted By Funship Freddy
Just returned from a 7 day cruise. We checked...

Just returned from a 7 day cruise. We checked coke products and cases of H20 at the curb with the porters. Just put luggage tags on the cases with our cabin number and it arrived with our luggage. ...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 20th, 2006, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 893
Posted By Funship Freddy
Rachel, I called Princess this morning to...

Rachel,

I called Princess this morning to inquire about prices even though I am booked on another Princess cruise on Aug 12th. I would have NO reservations about cruising on Crown on 7/22. ...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 20th, 2006, 08:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,377
Posted By Funship Freddy
Carnival plc is a very well run corporation. Mr....

Carnival plc is a very well run corporation. Mr. Arison is a very strong Chairman. I own both Carnival and plc. I also own Berkshire which is run by one of the sharpest persons on earth. Mr....
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 10th, 2006, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,127
Posted By Funship Freddy
I have used the laundry on Princess ships. You...

I have used the laundry on Princess ships. You can get change at the purser's desk..no need to carry quarters along. Prices are similar to laundromats. Or you could send the laundry out. Prices...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 10th, 2006, 11:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,300
Posted By Funship Freddy
TOO MUCH STUFF. They do have a laundry service...

TOO MUCH STUFF. They do have a laundry service on board. I pack much lighter. Even on a five day cruise there is plenty of time to have the shirt you wore to the ship and the shirt for day two...
Forum: Princess Cruise Lines July 10th, 2006, 11:10 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,062
Posted By Funship Freddy
I can't believe that a person smoking on a...

I can't believe that a person smoking on a balcony would bother someone in on an asjacent balcony. Way too much air out at sea. I have been on MANY balcony cruises and have never had a problem with...
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