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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines June 14th, 2004, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By Ckthornton
May 30 Inspiration Review (VERY LONG)

Western Caribbean Carnival Inspiration

May 30, 2004

I sprung out of bed in our home in Brandon, Fl (20 minutes from Tampa) and began the exciting last minute packing of toiletry items and such...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 24th, 2004, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 607
Posted By Ckthornton
Price to contact home?

Can anyone recall the pricing for email use and / or the ship to shore calling cost? Searched in a few different places but can't find. I've read it somewhere though but forget where.

THANKS!
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines May 13th, 2004, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: fun pass

Once you "offically" book your cruise you can log on to carnival's web site with your booking number and complete some of your ticket information online. This saves it in their database and it...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 29th, 2004, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 448
Posted By Ckthornton
GOT DOCS!!

WHOO HOO!!! Got my docs yesterday for MAY 30th INSPRIATION CRUISE!!! Had to share with everyone. My husband and son thought I'd lost it when I started jumping up and down while opening the mail. BUT...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 21st, 2004, 11:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 372
Posted By Ckthornton
Group Cruising?

Any ideas other than walkie talkies for keeping in touch with the members of your group while on the ship? We're going for the first time with relatives on the Inspiration May 30. There's 8 of us in...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 21st, 2004, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Ckthornton
Inspiration Interactive TV

Anyone know if the Inspiration has the Carnival Interactive TV that you can use to buy shore excursions and view your charge account with.

Had it on the Pride but not on Fantasy. Heard its on the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 20th, 2004, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 466
Posted By Ckthornton
Anyone have Docs for end of May

I know there was a message about this but I couldn't find it. It was really neat to hear when everyone got their Cruise Documents (especially so far in advance) but I think the replies died down...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 19th, 2004, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By Ckthornton
A temporary cure....

This will probably only work for those in Florida but the anticipation of waiting 40 days for my upcoming cruise was excruciating this weekend so I found a way to solve it. The Port of Tampa has a...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines April 13th, 2004, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By Ckthornton
DRINK COUPONS?

Are there any benefits to using drink coupons rather then ordering your drink regularly?
Price savings? Easier to use? Are you limited to the types of drinks you can order with one.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 30th, 2004, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 472
Posted By Ckthornton
Beaches in Costa Maya?

I've read many different opinions on the beaches in Costa Maya. We are sailing on the Inspiration May 30 and this is the one port I'd like to save money on by not going on a tour.

Any...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 30th, 2004, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: ship full?

My suggestion would be to "pretend" make reservation and see how many cabins come up for the category you want.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Canival Inspiration Capers

Me again!

Quick question...

Was wondering how the Cruise Director was? I noticed the name on the Capers and he's(?) one iI've never heard of...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: luggage and a guarantee room

Usually they don't let you carry on unless it will fit through the standard airport size metal detector. When I did a guaruntee the porter acutally had a list and I found out from him which cabin we...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 08:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: renting snorkel equipment

We went on the Fantasy several years ago and we actually got the snorkel equipment for the tour we paid for on the ship. It may have changed since then but more than likely you'll be able rent it...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 779
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: do they have hangers

Yes, but in some cabins they can be sparse. I'd take a few extra especially if you have a lot of things to hang up. Sometimes you get lucky and past guests have left extras but I think the standard...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 08:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Canival Inspiration Capers

THANK YOU!!!

Great Web Site!

I was going into withdrawal having read all the reviews on everysite I could find on the Inspiration. We are going May 30 and reading the Capers will get me through...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 27th, 2004, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,430
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Port Canaveral Excursions

There are many excursions you can do on your own but aside from the Kennedy Space Station tour, I don't think Carnival offers many other options.

On your own you could:
-visit Daytona and / or...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 22nd, 2004, 11:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Re: Cave tubing in Belize

Anyone know if Reggie has an age limit for his tour? Carnival's is 16 and I really wanted to go with my 11 year old! Anyone know why Carnival has the age resticition?
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 15th, 2004, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By Ckthornton
MORE MEMBER REVIEWS PLEASE!!!

Please take some time to post a review on the member review site after you get back from your next cruise. I am addicted to reading these and I've gone through all I can find on our next cruise's...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 15th, 2004, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Tampa hotels

The closest hotel to the port is the Marriott Waterside. Its a very beautiful hotel and you can wake up in the morning and view your ship in port. Not sure if they have transportation but their is a...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines March 1st, 2004, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: S&S Card and 10 yr old

I've sailed Carnival with my son twice (at age 7 and then 9) and had no problems when we asked that he not be allowed to use the sail n sign card as a charge card. They will ask you specifically who...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 27th, 2004, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 985
Posted By Ckthornton
Re: Re: Can we switch between cabins?

You sure your cabin has a bunk? We were told that Carnvial frowns on giving rooms to parties with less then the room's capicity. We wanted a 4 person cabin because it was located closer to the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 25th, 2004, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,505
Posted By Ckthornton
Port of Tampa

Sailing out of Tampa for the first time on Inspiration MAY 30. Past cruises have always been out of Port Canaveral. Is there anyone whose been to both who can share any major differences between the...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 23rd, 2004, 04:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 377
Posted By Ckthornton
No More Private Islands?

Has anyone heard why most of the Carnival Eastern Carib. cruises have stopped going to private islands? Was on the Pride out of Canaveral 2 years ago and we stopped at half moon cay. Was thinking of...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines February 23rd, 2004, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 855
Posted By Ckthornton
bathrobes

Are bathrobes included for use in all Outside Saterooms? I've tried to do a little research and found mixed answers. The reason I ask is we are going on a cruise on the Inspiration in May and have...
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