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Forum: Royal Caribbean International August 12th, 2014, 06:23 PM
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Posted By DiamondMember
You can bring the water no problem; also you're...

You can bring the water no problem; also you're allowed on embarkation day two 750ml bottles of wine as well. Just bring the wine with you in your backpack/carry on rather than in your luggage to...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International August 9th, 2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,180
Posted By DiamondMember
Eddie - I can only share my personal experiences...

Eddie - I can only share my personal experiences as to what has actually happened to me. On the six cruises I've sailed on Allure in the past 3 years; she did not adjust to the local time when...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 30th, 2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,288
Posted By DiamondMember
It's 3 drinks between the "happy hour" period of...

It's 3 drinks between the "happy hour" period of when the Diamond Lounge is typically open; you have to "wait" 15 minutes between ordering your drinks and their is a limited "menu" of drinks that the...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 23rd, 2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,180
Posted By DiamondMember
Eddie - As prevoiusly mentioned, the Captain...

Eddie - As prevoiusly mentioned, the Captain makes the determination as to whether to change the ship's time to accomodate to the local time zone. While I have no facts to support this statement,...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 23rd, 2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
I'd say that each ship can vary the policies...

I'd say that each ship can vary the policies slightly to accomodate the facts/circumstances of that particular sailing and/or conditions.

As for friedshrimps comment as to the difference...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 21st, 2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By DiamondMember
E1 / E2 are SMALLER than D1/D2's. If you're...

E1 / E2 are SMALLER than D1/D2's. If you're paying for a "D" anything you actually have a larger cabin square footage wise than an "E". Stick to your D2; don't downgrade.
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 21st, 2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,180
Posted By DiamondMember
The time starts in the time zone you depart from....

The time starts in the time zone you depart from. Then the captain can "choose" to adjust the time if they are cruising to place with different time. If they choose to remain on the time zone from...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 21st, 2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
Interesting feedback on Brilliance. I'd say that...

Interesting feedback on Brilliance. I'd say that they probably staff certain areas of the ship based on route as well. Baltic in the summer aren't typically the "sun and fun" destinations like the...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 10th, 2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
This is only on Vision at the moment but the...

This is only on Vision at the moment but the cabin folks said Quantum and all future ships will be of a similar situation.
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 9th, 2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
To clarify this is ONLY on Vision of the Seas;...

To clarify this is ONLY on Vision of the Seas; they have not "removed" the shampoo pumps on the other ships that have them. This was done in October 2013 when the ship went through revitalization. ...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 9th, 2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
I understand that anyone can bring there own...

I understand that anyone can bring there own shampoo and stuff; it's just strikes me as just being VERY cheap. I would argue that it's these little things that just make no sense to me; it's...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International July 8th, 2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,527
Posted By DiamondMember
Shampoo - Say Goodbye!

Just got off Vision of the Seas last week and was a bit surprised to find out that they REMOVED all the Shampoo dispensers in the showers as part of the revitalization process last year. Per the...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International May 27th, 2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 392
Posted By DiamondMember
I've sailed on Brilliance 5x and I'm 35 years...

I've sailed on Brilliance 5x and I'm 35 years old. It's got a much more mid-aged crowd; but by no means is it a "senior citizen" cruise. She's an awesome ship; actually one of my favorites. If...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International May 20th, 2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 862
Posted By DiamondMember
Ship was re-done just like Granduer; so it has...

Ship was re-done just like Granduer; so it has the Park Cafe, Outdoor Screen, both club lounges, Chops, Giovanni and Izumi. I'm sailing on her in July for 9 nights and again for new years out of...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International May 6th, 2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By DiamondMember
This is a hit or miss issue. Typically when they...

This is a hit or miss issue. Typically when they are headed to dry dock, they may attempt to "start" some of the work in advance to prep the ship for work. I've seen situations where they may shut...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International May 2nd, 2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By DiamondMember
Allure or Oasis are the first two ships most...

Allure or Oasis are the first two ships most first time cruiser tend to head for; given their size and amenities; they are not to be missed. Keep in mind any sailings out of the NY Area will have...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 30th, 2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 711
Posted By DiamondMember
You can transfer within 60 days of the orginal...

You can transfer within 60 days of the orginal booking on RCCL. Your travel agent knows how to do this; pretty straight forward. Keep in mind that once you move the booking to the travel agent; the...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 12th, 2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By DiamondMember
Oasis and Allure both have a Viking Crown...

Oasis and Allure both have a Viking Crown consistent with the fleet. what seems odd is there is no lounge on the top deck called the Viking crown based on the deck plans. Guess we will just have to...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 12th, 2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By DiamondMember
Quantum / Anthum - No Viking Crown?

Hello -

Was scanning through deck plans for Quantum & Antham and noticed that their is no Viking Crown Lounge? Based on the exterior drawings it would "look like" one would be there; however, I...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 11th, 2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By DiamondMember
Stayed twice in the crown loft. the ones facing...

Stayed twice in the crown loft. the ones facing the sports zone have zero privacy as everyone can see you and you can see them. plan to keep your white see through shades drawn for most of thru...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 4th, 2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By DiamondMember
If they create a new level, they'll have to make...

If they create a new level, they'll have to make it worth while to achieve; like any other level. So, I would have to guess that they would enhance amenities in some areas and restrict in others. ...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 3rd, 2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By DiamondMember
The tipping point between Diamond Plus and Pinn....

The tipping point between Diamond Plus and Pinn. is really around the 350 points mark. I could see them adding a level between 350-700. I'm sure something will come from this; the gap is pretty...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International April 2nd, 2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By DiamondMember
Interesting, looking forward to hearing more.

Interesting, looking forward to hearing more.
Forum: Royal Caribbean International March 29th, 2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By DiamondMember
Easter Egg Hunt - Enchantment?

Has anyone ever sailed on an Easter Cruise and if so, do you know if they do any sort of "easter egg hunt" activities or otherwise onboard? I have to assume so, but was hoping someone may have...
Forum: Royal Caribbean International February 24th, 2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By DiamondMember
Honestly, you'll encounter like a very small line...

Honestly, you'll encounter like a very small line if you go over between 11:00AM and 11:30AM; that "crowd" that mentioned is like always gone by then and you can still enough your lunch onboard. ...
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