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Forum: Cruise Deals Yesterday, 06:46 PM
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Posted By Travelbuggs
I see may margins must have been too wide. The...

I see may margins must have been too wide. The second price next to each cabin category is for the 7 night 3-26 Inter Island Cruise, for comparison sake so that you can see the savings. All prices...
Forum: Cruise Deals Yesterday, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 14
Posted By Travelbuggs
NCL 11 Night Crossing San Fran to Hawaii

This is a unique chance for those who like NCL and want a good deal for Hawaii.

Normally the POA does year round inter island cruises in Hawaii. The itinerary is great, but it is a very expensive...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines Yesterday, 05:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,044
Posted By Travelbuggs
Perhpas those old threads should be locked so...

Perhpas those old threads should be locked so that no one can reply, but the thread is still there for informational purposes? I don't know if that possible here.

This appears to be the first...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 33
Posted By Travelbuggs
Unique Opportunity SFO to HNL 11 Day

Just a heads up, I only found out a couple days ago and have been scrambling to get it booked.

The Pride of America is scheduled for dry dock in February 2016. The Pearl Harbor location did not...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines Yesterday, 03:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,044
Posted By Travelbuggs
Forget trying to take the iron. It will probably...

Forget trying to take the iron. It will probably be confiscated. Fire hazard.

But you can probably request one as needed from your room steward, and then they will pick it up later.

As far...
Forum: Cruise Dress / Packing July 23rd, 2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,323
Posted By Travelbuggs
I totally agree with you, but on some cruise...

I totally agree with you, but on some cruise lines, you can bet you ARE being graded and judged;). And you can bet there will be some who go home and complain that their dinner was completely ruined...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers July 19th, 2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,440
Posted By Travelbuggs
Now this is something I just can't recommend! ...

Now this is something I just can't recommend! But, you go, girl!:shock:
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines July 19th, 2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 947
Posted By Travelbuggs
I hardly think a $7.95 room service delivery...

I hardly think a $7.95 room service delivery charge is going to dissuade the "low rollers" as it is completely optional. If this is their goal, then offering freebies with bookings such as unlimited...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines July 19th, 2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By Travelbuggs
Cagneys, Le Bistro and La Cucina will be a la...

Cagneys, Le Bistro and La Cucina will be a la carte. Moderno will continue to be with a $20 cover charge as will Teppanyaki at $25 or $29 I think. I think Bayamo on the Escape will be a la carte as...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 30th, 2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By Travelbuggs
Not meant as a criticism of you, but just to...

Not meant as a criticism of you, but just to illustrate that what one sees as a negative another sees as a positive, and there are usually ways to work around a "problem". We did do dinner in the...
Forum: All Things Cruising June 29th, 2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 358
Posted By Travelbuggs
I hadn't thought of the airline tie in angle, but...

I hadn't thought of the airline tie in angle, but you are right, that could add a nice incentive, although I think you can usually do better to book your own air as a general rule. But, flying on...
Forum: All Things Cruising June 29th, 2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 358
Posted By Travelbuggs
I'm with you, Aero. I think he's doing this for...

I'm with you, Aero. I think he's doing this for the fun and the challenge of it. And if anyone can think outside the box, it's Mr. Branson. I'm sure there is a luxury customer base out there for a...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By Travelbuggs
The Getaway sails out of Miami, but that is a bit...

The Getaway sails out of Miami, but that is a bit of a flight for you, right? The new Escape will start Miami cruises in September as well. Or you can do Bermuda out of NYC on one of the smaller...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By Travelbuggs
I agree. It appears that I am older than Donna,...

I agree. It appears that I am older than Donna, and although I have cruised on several of the smaller NCL ships, I much prefer the big new ships with tons of entertainment, dining venues and things...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Travelbuggs
Glad you got to experience a specialty...

Glad you got to experience a specialty restaurant. We usually visit 3 or 4 during our cruise and it can really enhance your experience. We love Cagneys, Moderno and Le Bistro.

:confused:about...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By Travelbuggs
Donna, I wonder if the loud music is something...

Donna, I wonder if the loud music is something new? I am not one to spend much time on the pool deck for just the reasons you describe. There are just too many other places to be, and things to be...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By Travelbuggs
The Studio Cabins are very small cabins for solo...

The Studio Cabins are very small cabins for solo travellers which has it's own lounge area and evening get togethers. They are very small, but they are built for for one, not two or more. The plus...
Forum: Chit - Chat for Cruisers June 29th, 2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 536
Posted By Travelbuggs
That's right, the "rebellious fish" of the...

That's right, the "rebellious fish" of the industry. There is also a drink of the day of the same name, served in little round fish bowl like glasses, or at least they used to be. They were highly...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines June 28th, 2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 436
Posted By Travelbuggs
Wow, that's a ton of questions, but I'll try. ...

Wow, that's a ton of questions, but I'll try. Have not been on the Breakaway, but on the sister ship the Getaway.

1) Holds on credit cards. Do you have a low line of credit limit on your card? ...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers May 29th, 2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By Travelbuggs
Take a look at Norwegian's Guest Conduct Policy. ...

Take a look at Norwegian's Guest Conduct Policy. As you said, it states that a parent or legal guardian must sign, but it also says that said parent or legal guardian "must be onboard" to sign this...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines May 29th, 2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 661
Posted By Travelbuggs
Thanks for the review. Have never done a trans...

Thanks for the review. Have never done a trans Atlantic, but it's on the bucket list! I agree the Breakaway class is better in many regards but somehow the interior of the Epic seemed more spacious...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines May 29th, 2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 947
Posted By Travelbuggs
After many complaints about the carry out ban,...

After many complaints about the carry out ban, and an article in the Travel Section of USA Today, the carry out ban has been completely lifted by NCL.
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines May 29th, 2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,700
Posted By Travelbuggs
I thought the OP cruised the Getaway in June of...

I thought the OP cruised the Getaway in June of 2014, not this year!:confused:.

If she's still around maybe she'll come back and let us know how it went. We sailed her Feb. 2014 and had a great...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines May 29th, 2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,278
Posted By Travelbuggs
Paul, I agree that the takeaway ban was a direct...

Paul, I agree that the takeaway ban was a direct byproduct of the room service fee. Once NCL got wind of comments about people using carryout to avoid the fee, they quickly decided to ban carryouts...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines May 28th, 2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,278
Posted By Travelbuggs
Yes, this was a bit of a PR disaster for them,...

Yes, this was a bit of a PR disaster for them, but they brought it on themselves.

From the comments I've read, it seems that NCL passengers are confused about how to handle their RS, or carrout,...
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