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Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines October 12th, 2007, 12:43 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,278
Posted By KarinM
We were on this cruise (early eating in the...

We were on this cruise (early eating in the Spirit dining room) and I have to say that based on our dining room experience, there were a ton of empty tables and lots of 8 toppers with only 2 people...
Forum: Family Cruising October 12th, 2007, 12:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,002
Posted By KarinM
Early teens on Carnival

Hello all ~

We are fresh off Imagination and I wanted to comment on our Camp Carnival experience with our 13 year old daughter. We were very disappointed in the offerings for her age group. For...
Forum: Travel Gripes! September 22nd, 2007, 09:48 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,102
Posted By KarinM
I don't mind kids in the hot tub as long as they...

I don't mind kids in the hot tub as long as they remember that a hot tub is NOT a swimming pool. It is a place to relax, not to dive, splash or play
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 10th, 2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,070
Posted By KarinM
We've always had to wear them for at least part...

We've always had to wear them for at least part of the drill. I always bring mine and wait until the last minute to put it on. I always make sure to have a regular t-shirt so the dumb thing isn't...
Forum: All Things Cruising September 10th, 2007, 02:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,144
Posted By KarinM
Cruise ships haven't found a way to deal with...

Cruise ships haven't found a way to deal with chair hogs and now you want to add this to their list???

I don't think that a curfew would help the problem at all, it would just limit those that...
Forum: Caribbean & Panama Canal September 10th, 2007, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By KarinM
....tell that to the Crocidile Hunter :shock: ...

....tell that to the Crocidile Hunter :shock: I know what you mean though...we did a few stingray swims with dd (14) and always felt very safe
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 10th, 2007, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By KarinM
Yes, there is not a problem doing this at all. I...

Yes, there is not a problem doing this at all. I have printed our tickets electonically and just made a copy of the S&S 'application'
Forum: All Things Cruising September 10th, 2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,165
Posted By KarinM
I do believe that there is some process to try...

I do believe that there is some process to try and match people of similar situations - singles, couples, families, etc.

We have had some wonderful experiences; however our last trip was an...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 10th, 2007, 09:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,063
Posted By KarinM
We have done both and I have to agree that the...

We have done both and I have to agree that the cab is much easier. I hate that you have to wait for the Carnival bus to fill before you can leave - we've waiting up to 45 minutes before leaving. At...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 10th, 2007, 09:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,059
Posted By KarinM
I agree - bedding and TP are two things not to go...

I agree - bedding and TP are two things not to go cheap on! I also think the movement of the ship helps ensure a good nights sleep...not to mention wonderful afternoon naps LOL
Forum: Caribbean & Panama Canal September 5th, 2007, 05:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,600
Posted By KarinM
This October will be our first experience during...

This October will be our first experience during hurricane season and I'm not very concerned - things will happen as they are meant to.
Forum: All Things Cruising September 5th, 2007, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 914
Posted By KarinM
Yes, I have always given our drivers a buck or...

Yes, I have always given our drivers a buck or two for the excursions - they will begin their salespitch towards the end of the tour anyway.
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines September 5th, 2007, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By KarinM
I played years ago, but have forgotten how so I...

I played years ago, but have forgotten how so I don't play any more. Can anyone provide a refresher for me?
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff August 30th, 2007, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,567
Posted By KarinM
Then I guess it's a typical case of you snooze,...

Then I guess it's a typical case of you snooze, you loose! LOL

Just kidding - that is one thing I really hate when dealing with airlines, hotels, cruiselines, etc. the prices always seem to...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines August 29th, 2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,133
Posted By KarinM
After having luggage not show up at the airport,...

After having luggage not show up at the airport, I have learned to always bring one change of clothes and a swimsuit, just in case.

On the other hand Carnival was wonderful with getting us stuff...
Forum: All Things Cruising August 25th, 2007, 09:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,180
Posted By KarinM
We normally request the larger ones and enjoy the...

We normally request the larger ones and enjoy the interaction with others - boy do we have some fun stories about our experiences. Last year, only 4 of us ever should up to dinner at our table of 4...
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines August 24th, 2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,418
Posted By KarinM
Great pictures! Unfortunately I've noticed that...

Great pictures! Unfortunately I've noticed that some of the prettier desserts don't always have big flavors - that doesn't stop me from trying them though LOL
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines August 24th, 2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,995
Posted By KarinM
Oops that should read CRAB, and not crad :oops:

Oops that should read CRAB, and not crad :oops:
Forum: Carnival Cruise Lines August 24th, 2007, 10:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,995
Posted By KarinM
As pretty as that looks, I would pass as I prefer...

As pretty as that looks, I would pass as I prefer crad to lobster. My hubby on the other had will be ordering one I can guarantee!
Forum: Caribbean & Panama Canal August 23rd, 2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,306
Posted By KarinM
Re: watch your wallet in ocho rios, jamica

I completely agree about not needing to go back to ocho rios - we did the falls which was really fun, but then I couldn't wait to get back to the ship
Forum: All Things Cruising August 23rd, 2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,467
Posted By KarinM
We have always arrived the day we depart and out...

We have always arrived the day we depart and out of 8 trips only ran into 1 time that was a little scary - lost luggage, jumping over the gangplank to get on the ship - it turned out to be one of...
Forum: All Things Cruising August 23rd, 2007, 05:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,191
Posted By KarinM
Power stip and post its tend to be my must haves....

Power stip and post its tend to be my must haves. After not having luggage a few years ago, I've found that I can get away with a lot less "things"
Forum: All Things Cruising August 23rd, 2007, 05:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,247
Posted By KarinM
I agree - one of my favorite excursion was an...

I agree - one of my favorite excursion was an island tour of Cozumel where we got to see some old churches, and wonderful scenery
Forum: All Things Cruising August 23rd, 2007, 05:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,497
Posted By KarinM
Hey now, I was one of those that wore the same...

Hey now, I was one of those that wore the same clothes for 3 days until we hit our first port - the airlines lost our luggage and it took a while to catch up with us
Forum: All Things Cruising August 23rd, 2007, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By KarinM
Post it notes! I only travel with friends who...

Post it notes! I only travel with friends who like to sleep late while I like to get up early. i always just leave a note on the door to let them know where they may be able to find me
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