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Forum: All Things Cruising August 21st, 2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By Travelbuggs
Would have to disagree about the cruise line...

Would have to disagree about the cruise line shuttle being the cheapest way to go between Ft Lauderdale airport and the Miami Cruise dock. We have done a cruise ship shuttle there at about $30 pp...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines August 9th, 2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By Travelbuggs
Norwegian is running some very good promos now...

Norwegian is running some very good promos now which might be of value, one being a drinks package for the first two in the cabin, others being for specialty dining or gratuities, I believe. Some...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines August 8th, 2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Travelbuggs
I would suggest going to the NCL website and...

I would suggest going to the NCL website and reading all you can about NCl in general and your ship in specific. Do you have a ship in mind? The solo cabins sound ideal for you. They are very...
Forum: Norwegian Cruise Lines July 31st, 2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By Travelbuggs
Actually feeling sort of ho hum about this one. ...

Actually feeling sort of ho hum about this one. We did not even bother to go outside for the fireworks show on Getaway. I guess it is sort of unique, but not really worth fighting the crowds for a...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines July 29th, 2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 997
Posted By Travelbuggs
If you were a sociable and confident guy, ( why...

If you were a sociable and confident guy, ( why do I keep thinking of those "two wild and crazy guys" from the old Saturday Night Live:mrgreen:) then you wouldn't be here asking this question.

My...
Forum: Cruise Deals July 27th, 2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
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 July 27th, 2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
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 July 27th, 2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,690
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 July 27th, 2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 279
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 July 27th, 2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,690
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: 75
Views: 15,061
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: 16
Views: 1,640
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: 1,182
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: 475
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: 543
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: 512
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: 512
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: 518
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: 543
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: 545
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: 599
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: 599
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: 627
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: 614
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: 493
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...
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