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

Singles Talk to other single cruisers about cruising in groups or cruising solo.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old August 5th, 2007, 05:15 PM
Junior Member
Beginner
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: New York
Posts: 3
Default VTG Baby Boomer Cruise on Feb 24, 2008

Has anyone signed up for this cruise? I will be a first time cruiser, and I am female and plan to pay the single supplement for my own room. My goal is simply to have a fun vacation and not feel lonely because there are only couples or families. I thought a hosted singles cruise would be a good way to avoid that, and I'm considering this one because I fit right into the 40-60 age range. I'm an outgoing person and enjoy socializing with people. Any opinions or advice from the seasoned cruisers out there, especially about VTG cruises, will be very much appreciated.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old August 5th, 2007, 08:29 PM
Senior Member
First Mate
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: long island, new york
Posts: 279
Default

this cruise does sound good, can i find out more info on there web site? i have cruised three times solo but not on a singles cruise.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old August 5th, 2007, 08:43 PM
Junior Member
Passenger
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Ft Lauderdale
Posts: 29
Send a message via AIM to LuvSunnyDays
Default

Saturn -- I'm booked on the December 1 cruise, and it will be my first solo cruise. It was the feedback I received on this board about VTG and hosted singles cruises that made up my mind. There are a number of seasoned solo cruisers that will provide feedback, but I suggest you go into some of the other threads and read some of the comments ... that's what sold me!
__________________
Work/Life balance = a drink in both hands!
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old August 5th, 2007, 10:02 PM
Junior Member
Beginner
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: New York
Posts: 3
Default

Thanks LuvSunnyDays. I will definitely take a peek at the old threads for more information. I have traveled alone to conferences, so I'm already comfortable with that part of it. This is going to be a birthday present to myself (am turning 50!) and I'm very excited about it (the birthday and the trip!)

And yes, Kevin, you can get more info on their website. I e-mailed Holland America and had them mail me their brochure so I could get a better look at the ship's photos. I spoke to someone at VTG about a week ago, and they said about 65 people were already booked.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old August 18th, 2007, 12:31 AM
Junior Member
Beginner
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa
Posts: 7
Send a message via Yahoo to Dave47pgh
Default

Hello,

I've booked my 5th VTG singles cruise this January. You already have the right attitude. Expecting great company. The VTG people are the greatest in seeing that you meet new folks and are entertaining way.
I've been cruising with them for two years now and made some great friends. Two that even visited me on my 50th birthday.
May I suggest that you sign up on there Yahoo group sight when it becomes available so you can meet your fellow single cruiser's. And to also plan on getting to the port one day early for the pre-cruise party.
Hope ypu have loads of fun....
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hawaii Cruise Feb 2008 wanda2 Holland America 0 February 19th, 2008 09:52 PM
Western Carribean Cruise Feb 3 2008 rosieM Carnival Cruise Lines 2 January 14th, 2008 10:54 PM
Atlantis Rio Cruise Feb 2008 patrick401ca Gay / Lesbian Cruising 3 August 9th, 2007 11:21 PM
VTG 2008 funcruiser212 Singles 12 June 6th, 2007 02:13 PM
Valentine VTG SINGLES CRUISE on Carnival Conquest, Feb.11th Angelgal Singles 9 August 13th, 2006 05:20 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:51 AM.
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