Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Search Forums
Register Forgot Password?

Showing results 1 to 25 of 35
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: carla823
Forum: First-Time Cruisers November 28th, 2003, 08:25 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,827
Posted By carla823
Re: Is it OK to be fat?

wow, i just realized my coundown clock is wrong! i'm sailing on the 8th which is only 10 days (but we're flying to Ft Lauderdale on the 6th so I count that!). Ah well...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers November 28th, 2003, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By carla823
Re: Home Stretch Week....

Hey, it's my home stretch week now and I'm so nervous and excited. I feel like I could cry at any minute and my stomach is in knots! I've been anticpating this cruise since January!! I'm so afraid...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers November 28th, 2003, 08:18 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,827
Posted By carla823
Re: Is it OK to be fat?

I can completely sympathize with you. I'm leaving in about 8 days. I bought 4 different bathing suits and only one ended up being really good. It's one of those "tankini's" from Lane Bryant. It...
Forum: Shopping! November 22nd, 2003, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,009
Posted By carla823
Re: love sea shells

I'd like to know where to buy them Cozumel too! I'm hoping to bring some back to my kids! Let me know if you find out!

Carla
Forum: Shopping! November 16th, 2003, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,487
Posted By carla823
Re: Cruise Line "FREE shopping bags"

Hey, I didn't know anything about these bags. Will I get one when I sail with Royal Caribbean? Also, does anyone know about the "coupons" for the ports that the ship gives out? A friend of mine...
Forum: Shopping! November 15th, 2003, 06:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,819
Posted By carla823
Re: Tanzanite - To Buy or NOT to Buy?

I'm going to be in Cozumel in a few weeks. I'm looking to purchase some inexpensive but nice for my two daughters (8 & 10). Any suggestions on shops for tanzanite? I know they would love it...
Forum: Cruise Dress / Packing November 8th, 2003, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By carla823
Re: Downey Wrinkle Releaser

Does this stuff really work? I'm afraid I might have some wrinkled things and I hate to iron. Can it be used on most fabrics? If so...I'm going to have to get it!
Forum: First-Time Cruisers November 8th, 2003, 06:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,117
Posted By carla823
Re: Re: Weight Loss Before Cruise

Yes, I've lost 35lbs so far. At 5'0" I was up to 225. Being down to 190 is a large weight loss but not very noticeable. I still have about 50 to go. Being as there's only 28 days left til I fly...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International November 3rd, 2003, 05:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By carla823
Re: Is spa treatment worth the money?

I emailed RCCL directly and asked for a "menu" and prices for our sail dates/ship. Pretty much the most expensive thing is a facial & massage costing around $176. If you email them with your booking...
Forum: Caribbean & Panama Canal November 2nd, 2003, 04:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 419
Posted By carla823
Re: Re: cave tubing

We are doing the Jungle Walk & Cave Tubing for our Belize excursion. (less then 40 days!!) Any advice on what to take or not take? I was going to bring a water-proof camera. Not sure what to do...
Forum: Tipping October 25th, 2003, 09:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,284
Posted By carla823
Clueless on Tips

I'm going on my first cruise. My friend is paying for almost everything. He said that if I would like to put in for the tips at the end...that would be good. I'm more then a little concerned...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International October 24th, 2003, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 390
Posted By carla823
Re: Just back from Enchantment :(

Do you have any photos? I would love to see what the ship looks like...we're sailing on Dec 8th...first cruise ever!!
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff October 24th, 2003, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By carla823
Spa on RCCL-Enchantment

Hi everyone...I'm really anxious to find out as much as possible. I'm looking to have a massage on the ship but I've never had one. Any advice? What about prices? (Can't get them from RCCL website)...
Forum: Ask CruiseMates Staff October 24th, 2003, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 290
Posted By carla823
Re: What makes RCCL so expensive?

We only paid $350/pp for a 5 night cruise in December 2003...I think that's a great price!!
Forum: Gambling and Games October 24th, 2003, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 748
Posted By carla823
Video Poker?

Does anyone know if they have video poker machines on the Enchantment of the Seas (RCCL)? That's my favorite game so I'm hoping!

Thanks! :-)
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 24th, 2003, 06:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 173
Posted By carla823
Restaurants in Ft Lauderdale

Hi everyone,

43 days to go!! We're staying in Ft Lauderdale (Lauderdale by the sea actually) for 2 nights prior to cruising. Does anyone have suggestions on a nice but not super expensive place...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 24th, 2003, 06:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,749
Posted By carla823
Re: Shopping for Clothes before Cruise

Good news...the dressed from Monkeibusiness are really nice. Perfect material for warm tropical air. I'm getting a shawl to go over them in case there's a cool breeze. Thanks whoever mentioned...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 24th, 2003, 06:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,117
Posted By carla823
Re: Re: Weight Loss Before Cruise

I feel for you. I still have my pregnancy weight and my youngest is 8 years old!! I've lost 5 lbs in 2 weeks so if I keep it up...20 will be off before the cruise. That's 55 lbs this year...with...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 22nd, 2003, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,838
Posted By carla823
Re: carribbean for large people

I agree with what the others are saying. I've been a little nervous about being overweight for my cruise (about 60 pounds). I'm working on losing some but more for the health benefits then...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 22nd, 2003, 05:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,749
Posted By carla823
Re: Shopping for Clothes before Cruise

I tried Monkeibusiness as well. I just ordered two dressed for less then $35 total. I have been told they aren't great...but if they look nice and last for the cruise and possibly a little...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 21st, 2003, 07:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,117
Posted By carla823
Re: Weight Loss Before Cruise

Thanks for all the advice guys. I'm happy to say that I started going back to the gym a little over a week ago. I'm up to 45-60 minutes of cardio each time plus my weight-lifting. I haven't...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 16th, 2003, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 278
Posted By carla823
Re: Always a Formal Night?

Ok, I know there must be at least 1 formal night. However, how can I find out which night it will be? Guess that doesn't really matter huh? Now I'd better surf these message boards to see what to...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 16th, 2003, 06:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,749
Posted By carla823
Re: Re: Shopping for Clothes before Cruise

Thanks for the input about Sears. I can't believe I forgot about them. You're right...I bought a really nice sundress for a wedding about 2 years ago and it was only $30!
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 13th, 2003, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 278
Posted By carla823
Always a Formal Night?

Is there always a formal night on cruises? We will be going on a 5 night on Royal Caribbean. I'm not sure how to tell if there will definitely be one or not. I don't want to show up without the...
Forum: First-Time Cruisers October 13th, 2003, 08:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,749
Posted By carla823
Re: Shopping for Clothes before Cruise

Thanks for the input. I'm in Michigan and not familiar with the store "Ross". Sounds great though...wish we had it here! We do have a good, inexpesive plus store called Catherines. I may go there...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 35

 
Forum Jump
 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:01 PM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1