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Bar soap, and some mystery goo in the shower. ...
Bar soap, and some mystery goo in the shower. Don't know if it's shampoo, body wash or shower cleaner. Bring what works for you! You might be able to request something, but if they can't give it...
Lots of sea days. If you really want to...
Lots of sea days. If you really want to experience the Islands, fly to Hawaii....spend a week then hop on the NCL ship and do an island tour. The time change (especially from the E. coast) can...
It simply means only ONE of you can be "online"...
It simply means only ONE of you can be "online" at any given time.....that's how you "share".
The deck your cabin is on doesn't matter. You...
The deck your cabin is on doesn't matter. You MUST get out and about....roam the ship. There are views everywhere...you need to move from side to side and deck to deck...If you sit on a balcony,...
You will want to get OUT of the cabin and roam...
You will want to get OUT of the cabin and roam about the ship to "take it all in"...there are views EVERYWHERE, and different deck levels give you a different perspective. Please don't sit on your...
Hell is a waste of time....really, for just a...
Hell is a waste of time....really, for just a postmark?? Skip it, if you can.
If you live within a short drive to the port, it...
If you live within a short drive to the port, it could be a getaway....but if you have to FLY there, it's a waste of your time AND money.
The ports only allow what they can handle....
The ports only allow what they can handle....
If she's past the "refund" period, and she...
If she's past the "refund" period, and she cancels, the INSURANCE pays her back...not the cruise line. They keep the money. The solo cruiser shouldn't owe anymore.
Whatever shoes you're comfortable in for walking...
Whatever shoes you're comfortable in for walking is fine!
Night 2 is always the 1st formal night...the 2nd...
Night 2 is always the 1st formal night...the 2nd is either night 5 or 6 and that's when lobster is served.
There is little need to make reservations or...
There is little need to make reservations or "link" as long as you all have MTD. Simply show up and that's how you'll be seated. It's like a land-based restaurant...they seat your party alone.
If...
It shouldn't be a problem to book on the ship. ...
It shouldn't be a problem to book on the ship. Make that one of your 1st stops!
Sometimes, the Captain will change the ship's...
Sometimes, the Captain will change the ship's time to match local time...sometimes, they don't. No matter...SHIP'S time is all that matters to YOU! You will be informed a day ahead of time, so you...
Those "levers" that "lock" the door in hotels...
Those "levers" that "lock" the door in hotels requires a special tool to access and open them. I know....our "lever" locked us out once...had to sit in the hall until maintenance came with a tool to...
Look nice for dinner...the rest of the day,...
Look nice for dinner...the rest of the day, anything goes!
Your daughter might enjoy some time with kids her...
Your daughter might enjoy some time with kids her own age...so don't discount the kid's club! You will have PLENTY of "together time"!
The only reason it's offered on the HUGE ships,...
The only reason it's offered on the HUGE ships, is to control crowds...the food is the same everywhere for breakfast.
Dinner or any other meal in a cabin is definitely...
Dinner or any other meal in a cabin is definitely not like eating in the restaurant. Everything is brought at once...and unless you're in a suite with an actual dining table, it's difficult at best!...
I wouldn't get there until 11 or so...otherwise...
I wouldn't get there until 11 or so...otherwise you may be waiting and waiting. 11am is a good time.
Tips will be added to your account daily...your...
Tips will be added to your account daily...your bill is settled when you leave. The tips cover your cabin attendant, waiters, ass't waiters, and head waiters.
Bar tabs will have 18% added to the...
Most folks use the pill box/daily...
Most folks use the pill box/daily planners.....unless you're traveling with copious amounts of narcotics, it's fine.
Agreed....3 and 4 nighters are party cruises on...
Agreed....3 and 4 nighters are party cruises on every line. Just the nature of the beast....people try to fit too much fun into too short of a time.
That said, you are under no obligation to join...
Just wait until you're back in your "home"...
Just wait until you're back in your "home" port...check in on your phone, and print the boarding passes when you get to the airport.
Or, wait until you're on the ship to...
Or, wait until you're on the ship to purchase...sometimes they do make exceptions.