Forumsee - Cruises How quickly do the ferry tours fill up? We will be on a partial transit cruise next April on Caribbean Princess. I know many in our group will want to take the ferry excursion all the way through the rest of the Canal. Is that something ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:45:48 GMT Panama Canal 2017-03-30T15:45:48Z Port of Miami to PBI? Is there a better way then renting a car and driving. Plane leaves at 3pm on Saturday, and there are three of us? Just curious...I've rented the car, didn't cost too much ($75), but thought to ask. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:57:43 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-30T14:57:43Z Discount Kennedy Space Center Tickets? Is there a place to get these tickets cheaper? Or a code for say a AAA or Miltary discount for Nov of this year? Thanks! Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:57:29 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-30T14:57:29Z Exodus Continues Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:29:29 GMT Seabourn Cruise Line 2017-03-30T14:29:29Z Seaplane or helicopter to... Hi. We are going to Alaska in July, my husband and I. I want to do either a helicopter excursion or seaplane excursion but I'm not sure what city we should do it or which excursion. We are going... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:23:45 GMT Alaska 2017-03-30T14:23:45Z Cunard flights The fares I am looking at for QM2 eastbound TA include a flight from London. We are based in Dublin and expect to have to get a short flight to London as I cannot see an offering from Dublin. If an... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:22:38 GMT Cunard Line 2017-03-30T14:22:38Z Carnival Sensation 4/20/17 Hey all, My SO and I are going on our first cruise (also our first real vacation) together in a bit less than a month. We are sailing on the Carnival Sensation to Key West and Cozumel! It's a... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:22:19 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:22:19Z Cost of 1 picture Does anyone know the price the ship charges for 1 8x10 picture taken by the photographers? I need one for work and thought this might be the easiest way to have it done. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:48 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:21:48Z Miracle steakhouse: one reservation, 2 parties, free wine promo? When we go to the steakhouse on the Miracle in November, we'll be with another party of two for a total of four of us. I was wondering if the wine promo will give us 2 free bottles of wine or only ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:41 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:21:41Z Credit Card and Room Safe Where do you hide your credit card to open your safe? In talking with friends we all leave our safe opening card in our underware drawer so our spouse can gain access if we aren't together. If we... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:34 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:21:34Z Where would you snorkel In December we are cruising to Amber Cove, San Juan, St. Thomas and Grand Turk. Of these ports we have only ever been to St. Thomas where we did a sail and snorkel excursion at Turtle Cove. Where ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:26 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:21:26Z Cabin credit We received a $50 cabin credit at booking. We will each have our own sail and sign card. Will they divide the credit so each of us had a credit of $25? Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:19 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T14:21:19Z Bermuda late October Hi, We are booked on October 21-28, 2018 and I'm curious to know how the water is then. I can see the average temperatures for that time, but I'm not sure if the water will be warm enough for sno... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:05:18 GMT Bermuda 2017-03-30T13:05:18Z Hair staighteners / cutlers ARE allowed on board - OFFICIAL I've found this OFFICIAL notice on the UK web site under "Already booked" -General Information - ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES Pete Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:39:58 GMT MSC Cruises 2017-03-30T11:39:58Z Time of dinner on MSC We booked a mini cruise via the MSC website and chose late dinner as times were stated as 6.30pm and 8.30pm. It is a mini cruise from Hamburg to Southampton in Sept. I have since read reviews o... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:39:36 GMT MSC Cruises 2017-03-30T11:39:36Z Free Dining or Not? Hi everyone. I am new to this forum and have only been on one cruise (20 yrs ago for our honeymoon) and do not remember much about it. All I do remember is that is was an all0inclusive cruise so... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:39:29 GMT MSC Cruises 2017-03-30T11:39:29Z BOGO 2 night dining on Anthem Could someone explain how this works?? It seems like they pick the restaurant, is that true? What restaurants are included?? Thanks for any information.... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:16:35 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:16:35Z Alaska cruise in June. Need help? Going on our first Alaskan cruise in June. All previous cruises we have taken have been to the Carribean! Going on the Explorer in June. How do we pack clothes wise? Is the Temp cold. . Need he... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:16:28 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:16:28Z Adjoining rooms/doors don't lock? i have read in a recent post that the doors of adjacent rooms do not lock. Is this true on all ships? Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:16:21 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:16:21Z Plausible Explanation for Website Issues This article explains why the website is sometimes 'buggy.' Sent from my iPhone using Forums Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:15:59 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:15:59Z Could RCI Get Any More FRUSTRATING ? How can RCI get any more frustrating with booking schedule openings and deployments as well as their website. It's not like their new to this game...but it's getting ridiculous Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:15:31 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:15:31Z Can items be subsituted in the tasting menu at 150 Central Park? My boyfriend does not eat seafood but I would like to have a dinner at 150 Central Park while onboard ship. Sent from my SM-G935T using Forums mobile app Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:15:24 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:15:24Z Just back from Disney Dream. Did I miss something? Just got back from a 3-day cruise on Disney Dream with my family of 4. I wasn't very impressed and by day 2, I was already starting to note all the differences between DCL and RCCL; and in my opin... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:15:17 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:15:17Z Royal Caribbean versus Sandals Hey friends, First off please don't bite my head off, I know that this is a cruise forum but I have to ask, can anyone give a comparison of a Royal Caribbean cruise to a vacation at a Sandals ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:15:10 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T09:15:10Z Hilo Hawaii - Is this volcano tour a good one We are on the Celebrity Solstice - May 7/17 and I am searching out things to do. One of the things I would like is some type of volcano tour. This is the description of the volcano tour: Ov... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:13:52 GMT Hawaii 2017-03-30T09:13:52Z Family Ocean view O1 category help? Have an O1 category. Family OV with Large Picture Window on the Breakaway. Do those beds separate too? I know the sofa pulls out. But hoping someone can confirm the beds can be split too? ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:52:06 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:52:06Z NCL Bidding Process - Bid Range & Success Discussion Only Please Please don't ask questions pertaining to the bidding process. There are 100 other threads with that information. I am requesting this forum only be a discussion of if you succeeded or not. B... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:45 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:45Z Question On Bidding On Upgrades My DW and I are sailing on the Breakaway in June to Bermuda. We have currently booked an OV that we are happy with. We booked with the Free pre paid gratuities and the dining package. Logged int... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:38 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:38Z Disembarkation on Getaway...NCL Wins the Strategy Award! I ma convinced after Sunday's diesmbarkation that NCL has found a very clever way to clear the ship out in record times. When I got our 'we will leave the times up to you' brochure with the 'pi... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:31 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:31Z Norwegian Epic 20 August 2017 Hello everyone, This is a great cruise out of Barcelona. We spent a week in Barcelona last year post cruise. We will be on the Epic out of Rome on 23 August, and are looking for fellow member... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:24 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:24Z Deluxe Honeymoon/Anniversary Package Has anyone RECENTLY purchased the romance packages? I was trying to gather info through the forums but all the info is a couple of years old. I'm trying to see if its worth it. I don't want t... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:17 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:17Z Do a lot of people cancel at 120 days? My cruise is completely sold out for cabins fitting a family of 5. We are booked in a 2 bedroom on the Escape, and we are on deck 18. I was interested in the same cabin, just down one deck. My ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:51:03 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T08:51:03Z Jamie's Italian on Royal Caribbean Cruises Check out this brand-new feature article from Cruise Critic: Jamie's Italian on Royal Caribbean Cruises Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:24:59 GMT Cruise Critic News & Feature Articles 2017-03-30T08:24:59Z Specific questions about closed loop cruise out of Miami. This would be a cruise departing out of Miami and returning to Miami. Question 1) At the port in Miami, do the passengers interact with immigration, customs & border patrol before or after boa... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:11:08 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T08:11:08Z Regent full day tour to Hanoi, recommendations/comments We will be in Ha Long Bay in 2 days. I would appreciate any comments on the 11-hour tour to Hanoi. Long bus tours are not my favorite thing. Thank you. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:01:57 GMT Regent Seven Seas Cruises 2017-03-30T08:01:57Z Just off QV things I would change.... Only one thing and that would be more lighting to see into wardrobe we found it quiet dark.We were in cabin 4105 obstructed view of tender boat, would book this cabin again as it let in a good amou... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:16:27 GMT Cunard Line 2017-03-30T06:16:27Z Vista Fahrenheit 555: Cowboy vs Spiced Ribeye Going on the vista soon, have reservations for the first night and just wanted to look thru the menu. Can't decide on which of the 2 to have (prefer a larger steak over the small fillet). So I'm as... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:15:32 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T06:15:32Z Victory 4 night or sensation 5? Looking for opinions on deciding between these two choices. After doing a bunch of Bahamas cruises in a row looking for a shorter carribean cruise. Victory visits Cozumel (love the amazing race) an... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:15:25 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T06:15:25Z Carnival Vista - Crowded normally or just because it was spring break Hi everyone! We just got back from our spring break vaca on the beautiful Vista on 3/25. We have taken many cruises but this one was our first time going over spring break. While we had ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:15:18 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T06:15:18Z New Pride Departure and Arival Times I received an email saying the Pride now departs Baltimore at 5 and arrives back at 10. Previously I have arrived by 11 and was on the ship 12-12:30. Now I'm interested in knowing what time you arr... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:14:57 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines 2017-03-30T06:14:57Z $10m solution for mooring cruise ships in Auckland 10m solution for mooring cruise ships in Auckland The council have come up with another idea for mooring the mega cruise ships in Auckl... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:02:42 GMT Australia & New Zealand Cruisers 2017-03-30T06:02:42Z Regal Marina deck I am trying to book an inside as well as a balcony for a family cruise. (Regal January 2018) The balcony M101 (deluxe balcony obstructed) is available, but I can find no info on the cabin or ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:37:25 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:37:25Z Cabana Massages in the Sanctuary on Ruby Princess My husband and I are thinking about booking a couples massage in a Cabana in the Sanctuary for our anniversary cruise to Alaska in June but I am worried we will freeze ! Has anyone done this on an ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:37:09 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:37:09Z Royal four-person inside cabin bunks? Quick question: do inside four-person cabins on the Royal have those awful bunk beds hung from the side walls? I'm still getting over my bruises from the CB.... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:36:48 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:36:48Z New to Princess - Help Please Hi, we've never sailed Princess before and need some advice. We're looking at a 2018 Pacific Coast cruise 7 night on Ruby Princess. This is a much larger ship then we're used to - so that may be in... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:36:34 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:36:34Z "Moveover fairy on Majestic.... oversold. Hi, I am about to take my 1st Princess cruise on the Majestic in April. I have 2 balcony cabins booked. I received a Moveover offer. If I downgrade to an inside cabin they will refund 50 p... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:36:27 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:36:27Z Australia & New Zealand Cruises from Sydney - 2018-2019... Does anyone know when Princess release itineraries for Sydney cruises around New Zealand for late 2018 to 2019? This would be my DREAM cruise to sail out of and into Sydney Harbour Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:36:19 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:36:19Z Pre-Purchase Internet Minutes vs. Wait Until On the Ship Just wondering if anyone knows if there is a price difference if I pre-purchase or wait until I get on the ship. For example, pre-purchase of 120 minutes is $69. I know they run "specials" for in... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:36:12 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:36:12Z Prepaid Excursions Back Well, this stinks. Was wandering around my Personalizer and saw excursion listings available for one of my upcoming cruises. (Coral, Jan 2018) Except when I went in to reserve them, the ONLY boo... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:35:58 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:35:58Z Prepaid gratuities vs built-in service charge We have a prepaid gratuities deal set up. But I see that the drinks packages and many other things are priced with a 15% service charge included. Are those two separate pools of tipping? F... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:35:50 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:35:50Z Elite upgraded Bathroom products I'll be on my 4th cruise as elite in 10days and I have a weird question regarding the upgraded bathroom products. When I was on the Royal I got this cute little bag of niceties however I was... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:35:43 GMT Princess Cruises 2017-03-30T03:35:43Z Seeing the Bridge? Was on Poesia a couple weeks ago and was very interested in the ship tour, only to be a little disappointed when I learned that the bridge was not part of it. Is this the norm? Is there a way to... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:34:56 GMT MSC Cruises 2017-03-30T03:34:56Z Coke Freestyle Cup Just a quick question ... Can the Coke Freestyle cup be used for hot beverages? I would like to be able to get a large take-out coffee in the morning from the Windjammer or CafĂ© Promenad... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:12:04 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:12:04Z San Juan 2018 Does anyone know why there are no sailings out of San Juan between May 2018 - Nov 2018? Or am I just not looking in the right place? I know that they are moving the Jewel and the Adventure to diffe... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:11:56 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:11:56Z Duty Free: Cozumel Hi there, Last year my wife and I were in Cozumel and were shocked to find out that Dufry was closed for renovations. Does anyone know if the duty free shop is now reopened or another vendor ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:11:42 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:11:42Z Perfect place to read a book on the Harmony For those who have sailed the Harmony...where is the perfect place to read a book? You know...comfy chairs, fairly quiet...view of the sea would be a bonus! Sometimes the comfy chairs are ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:11:27 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:11:27Z Prepaid Debit Cards? We board next Sunday and we have a credit card on record. Would I be able to use a prepaid debit card to satisfy my bill instead? When should I notify RCCL of my intentions prior to them charging m... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:11:13 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:11:13Z Special Dining first night in Oasis This is available on my cruise . $15.00/person for specialty dining the first night of the cruise. You select a time and they choose the restaurant, which may be modified once on board. Anyone do t... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:11:06 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:11:06Z Jewel or Vision for Mediterranean cruise in 2018 We've been on Serenade, sister ship of Jewel and loved it. While we love the itinerary of Vision, some of the recent reviews are concerning. 12 day Itinerary of Vision: Barcelona, Nice, ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:59 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:59Z Adventure of Seas? Southern Carib in early June? I have a 24-hour hold on a cabin: It's a promenade interior on the 7th deck #7295. Will this area be noisy? It's not a connecting cabin, but will it be too close to deck 5 as far as noise at night ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:52 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:52Z Cabin on Allure of the Seas is it any good? Second cruise on Allure soon and i wonder about our cabin choice? Our first cruise was deck 12 boaordwalk. This cruise our cabin is a balcony cabin 7292. I have done a search and can not find much.... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:45 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:45Z Teens on Allure my wife, myself, and our three boys (14,14, and 13) will be cruising on the Allure this Sunday. Have a question about the ten club. Is it basically just a meeting place for teens to meet or do t... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:38 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:38Z Help! 2nd leg of B to B cancelled by RCCL Just received a letter from RCCL that the second leg of my Back to Back cruise has been chartered and, as a result, I will need to be 'reaccommodated". They have offered 4 choices of other 5 night... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:31 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:31Z Teen Compasses - 8 night Eastern, Freedom I'm sure there's a better way to do this, but here they are. First three are 15-17 year olds, second three are 12-14. Upload limit is six, so I didn't include page that introduces staff and talks a... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:23 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:23Z Royal Caribbean Marketing Department - a day late A moment ago, I just received my email from the Royal Caribbean Marketing Department alerting me to the "Adventure" sailings for fall 2018 and winter 2019 released today "exclusively" for Crown an... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:10 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:10Z Don't know if we should book or not... Hey everyone! We're currently looking at booking another cruise on Freedom for six nights. The itinerary and ship looks great, but we are struggling if we should wait for a better deal or book... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:10:02 GMT Royal Caribbean International 2017-03-30T01:10:02Z Budapest to Nuremberg Danube River Taking our first Viking River cruise on the Danube this June. Wondering which shore excursions to book. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:06:18 GMT River Cruises 2017-03-30T01:06:18Z Transfers from Houston to Galveston to embark on the Breeze Does anyone have recommendations for transfers from Houston to Galveston to get on the Breeze for a group of 9 with luggage. Unable to use carnivals transfers as we will not be in the airport. Goi... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:59:42 GMT Gulf Coast Departures 2017-03-30T00:59:42Z POA - Quietest Bar? Hi, We are sailing on April 29 and are wondering which bar is the quietest? The best choice for a quiet, more secluded drink. I'm sure each bar has its own personality and we'd like to sit d... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:47:32 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:47:32Z what type of coffee pot on NCL Pearl? It's been a while since I've been in a balcony on the Pearl -- Epic was the last one and I do not recall a coffee pot in the cabin (2010) -- I've been reading now the ships have coffee pots in balc... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:47:25 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:47:25Z How is the butler service in the aft facing haven suite? My wife and I are thinking of going to Alaska on the Bliss, and we want to stay in the aft. I'm not keen on being so far away from the Haven area, but we do like to have breakfast room service. H... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:47:18 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:47:18Z Airboat Excursion Has anyone ever gone on this excursion? Debating whether to try it or stay on board and enjoy a less crowded ship... thoughts?? Sent from my iPhone using Forums Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:47:03 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:47:03Z Prepaid gratuitiy confusion😬 I'm confused! We always prepay our gratuities and give extras at the end of every cruise. Our next cruise is in May 2017 with NCL and when I told my travel agent to add the prepaid gratuities she s... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:46:41 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:46:41Z Aft Balcony for Family of 4 I booked an aft balcony on the Gem for our family, which includes my husband and two boys - 13 and 10. We have never sailed in an aft cabin before and I love the idea of watching the wake and havin... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:46:34 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:46:34Z No more Norweigan for us! Just got back on Sunday from a 7 day cruise on Norwegian, we have only ever sailed on Carnival but got a great deal with lots of perks so we tried Norwegian. There were 9 of us. The only good t... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:46:19 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:46:19Z Best time to do the alaska inside passage cruise? Considering May at this time. Any thoughts on that? What time would be better? Any ideas would be appreciated, including decent hotels in Seattle. Thanks! Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:46:12 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:46:12Z Bringing wine on board the Norwegian Dawn? I read you can bring your own wine on board, but you will be charged a corkage fee of $15 per bottle. It also says no boxed wine. But what about little single serve screw-cap bottles of wine? W... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:46:05 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:46:05Z New Concierge on Breakaway? Recall seeing a post that Anoop is on holiday break. Anyone know who the new Haven concierge is? Any reports/experiences to share? Sent from my iPhone using Forums Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:45:57 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:45:57Z Does NCL have a similar program as Carnival's Faster to the Fun? Sailed on Carnival Liberty last month and paid for the Faster to the Fun excursion and it was worth every penny. Now we want to try NCL. Just wondering if NCL has a program similar to Carnival's ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:45:50 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line 2017-03-30T00:45:50Z Harvest Caye Cabanas: 8 Reasons They're Worth a Splurge Check out this brand-new feature article from Cruise Critic: Harvest Caye Cabanas: 8 Reasons They're Worth a Splurge Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:19:55 GMT Cruise Critic News & Feature Articles 2017-03-30T00:19:55Z Seafood Shack on Carnival Cruise Line Check out this brand-new feature article from Cruise Critic: Seafood Shack on Carnival Cruise Line (Menu) Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:19:47 GMT Cruise Critic News & Feature Articles 2017-03-30T00:19:47Z 9 Best Seafood Cruise Restaurants Check out this brand-new feature article from Cruise Critic: 9 Best Seafood Cruise Restaurants Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:19:41 GMT Cruise Critic News & Feature Articles 2017-03-30T00:19:41Z Drinks package on Independence of the seas Hi I've been reading that each person with a drinks package has to get their own drink, surely I can get drinks from the bar for both my wife and myself? Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:06:01 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:06:01Z Best excursion in Nassau we land on Nassau at noon and leave at midnight, what are some good excursions to do ? Seems late in the day to do any all day excursions. Suggestions. FYI traveling with my 7yo and Mom and Dad. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:05:39 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:05:39Z Ocean Liners cheat sheet Hello, I'm making a cheat sheet for my ASL interpreter (spreadsheet style) so she can keep up with me when discussing them. So I went through 20 years of notebooks to figure out which ones I ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:05:24 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:05:24Z What do you start doing 30 days out? Quickly approaching 30 days until our Cruise! I felt more prepared the week after we booked and now I am scrambling to see what we need to get ready over the next few weeks. So what do you st... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:05:03 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:05:03Z Dinner Wear is it an absolute that we dress up for dinner? I understand no shorts but are just nice jeans and nice shirts acceptable? We will be on holland America Alaskan cruise. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:04:55 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:04:55Z Best hotel in Glichmer county nj? I'm looking to spend one night in a hotel a night before departing cape liberty. I just need a safe place to park overnight with peace of mind. Is the Hilton ok? Sent from my iPhone using Forums Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:04:41 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:04:41Z Why don't more African Americans cruise abroad? Hello: As an African American woman, my first cruise was a Mediterranean cruise on Disney in 2011. Overall,it was a pleasant experience. I have always wondered why other blacks,specifically Afri... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:04:26 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:04:26Z Access to Australian funshop Hi...I'm having trouble pre-ordering a birthday package on Carnival Spirit on their newly launched funshop site Cruise line says I have to do it thru agent and agent still trying. Any one else w... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:04:19 GMT Ask a Cruise Question 2017-03-30T00:04:19Z Regent and Cruise Critic Meet & Mingles begin in May, 2017 Hooah (Army speak for great/good). Laura just posted the announcement a few hours ago: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:55:05 GMT Regent Seven Seas Cruises 2017-03-29T23:55:05Z New! Cruise Critic Meet & Mingle Parties On Board Regent Seven Seas Cruises Hello Everyone! We're pleased to announce that we have entered into a partnership with Regent Seven Seas Cruises to offer you Official Cruise Critic Meet & Mingle parties on board all of their ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:54:58 GMT Regent Seven Seas Cruises 2017-03-29T23:54:58Z Port Question! We're going to Key West and Cozumel and plan on buying souvenirs. Do they take American currency or how do I get the currency needed for the port? We don't use credit cards, so that not an option. ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:24:50 GMT Key West 2017-03-29T23:24:50Z Trolley excursion or rent an electric cart We will be in Key Westfor one of our cruise stops in Nov 2017 and we currently have the Old Town Trolley excursion booked to see the sights but I was reading some posts about renting an electric ca... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:24:43 GMT Key West 2017-03-29T23:24:43Z Arriving Miami airport 7:30 AM After collecting luggage is there somewhere you can eat breakfast before you get transfers over to Port of Miami? Seems like it would be easier to just eat in the airport and then grab UberXL cars ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:40:35 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-29T22:40:35Z Nov 1 2017 Downtown Miami or South Beach Miami hotel? pros and cons please My wife and I are celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary and we are flying into Miami Nov 1-4 and then embarking on our cruise. We are trying to decide where to stay and our choices so far a... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:40:27 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-29T22:40:27Z Nice place to stay in Tampa night before cruise Any ideas of nice places to stay the night before our cruise out of Tampa? Thanks in advance for the ideas. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:40:20 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-29T22:40:20Z Postcruise Hotel Miami - no rental car Hi, I Need a postcruise Hotel in Miami, preferable to be reached by taxi from port of Miami, our cruise return saturday morning and our flight does not leave til sunday evening. As we are ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:40:12 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-29T22:40:12Z Tampa early It's been 10 years since we have cruised. On a 5 day aboard the Paradise soon. We have a early morning flight arriving in Tampa at 7:30 the day of our cruise. What can we do so early in Tampa... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:40:02 GMT Florida Departures 2017-03-29T22:40:02Z Excursions - Hi, we, 6 people as three couples are cruise virgins. We are going on Thomson Dream in May on the Aegean Mezes cruise, is it better to get the ship offered excursions, pre book something on li... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:13:41 GMT First Time Cruisers 2017-03-29T22:13:41Z