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  1. Here is the answer I received from Tapatalk about the problem with not being able to log in and only fetch 20 topics From: @tapatalk.com> Sent: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 12:28 AM Cc: Tapatalk Support <support@tapatalk.com> Subject: Re: Tapatalk Feedback (Contact Us) - fa1097d3fe775939f9d9cb5ed6e26ced Thank you for contacting Tapatalk! Cruise Critic needs a Tapatalk plug-in update. We are working with the forum owner to get the forum back up and running in the app. On Wed, Jun 5, 2019 at 3:08 AM wrote: On cruise critic - when I want to respond - I login, but it doesn’t work and returns me to the log in page and I can never login. The app will only fetch 20 topics and then no more in cruise critic. ------Device------ Device ID: fa1097d3fe775939f9d9cb5ed6e26ced Model: iPhone11,6 iOS Version: iOS 12.3.1 App Version: Tapatalk 8.2.4 Build version: 2304 TT ID: 8546948 TT UserName: pjl1520 TT LoginType: normal TT Status: 1
  2. The retreat cabanas are protected from the wind, so they will more comfortable than being on an outside deck. Plus on the NS they have a hot tub in The Retreat which will offer a chance to get warm.
  3. You may find this spreadsheet helpful in your planning. I created it for a world cruise, but it will work for any cruise Cruise Cost Calculator
  4. Thanks for great reports. The drama about the service dogs is a shame. I love those giant steaks - what a treat!
  5. I checked in on the Eurodam Roll Call for their next cruise. Apparently the ships azipods got tangled up with some fishing lines and they are going to San Diego early to get them untangled. The ship may spend 2 nights in San Diego.
  6. Thanks for the clarification - learn something new every day! https://help.cbp.gov/app/answers/detail/a_id/23/~/the-jones-act-%26-the-passenger-vessel-services-act
  7. I just spotted the Eurodam sailing into San Diego at 6 PM on 28 April. Unusual to see a ship arriving at this time of day. I noticed that on the official San Diego port schedule she was not due into San Diego until tomorrow (29 April) and was supposed to be in Ensenada today for its Jones act stop as part of its Hawaii round trip. Does anyone know why the schedule changed? Here is a picture of the Neiuw Amsterdam heading south from San Diego and the Eurodam heading north into San Diego Bay (6 PM on April 28th)
  8. They are letting all vehicles in today. But ymmv on other days. Most Uber drivers know the right words and are aggressive enough to get in. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. I was at the Mariners lunch today on the Nieuw Amsterdam. Here is the toast they used. “There are good ships, and there are wood ships, The ships that sail the sea. But the best ships, are friendships, And may they always be.” Some cruise directors probably sub “dam ships” for “friendships”. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. A little added context here: Day 5 is a late departure (11pm) from Puerto V - so these days are usually movie nights. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. Since they no longer have a house band, hiring a singer now requires them to hire a band as well I bet that HAL is hoping that people will consider the BB King band a substitute for live main stage shows Its not Two dark nights on a 7 day cruise is not good and hopefully not a trend . There should be a live show every night. The planet earth show is nice, but i can watch you tube at home if i want nature TV
  12. We enjoyed both shows and saw them on the NS and most recently on the NA. The NA performance was on the smaller stage as compared to the NS. The 10 pm show last night received an enthusiastic standing ovation. The music is pre recorded and the dancing more toward modern or ballet than the traditional cast shows. While we would prefer the cast shows given a choice, the new shows were great and we found the dancing outstanding. What I don’t like is the planet earth movies as a sub for live performance. I love the live shows. Btw - The name of the company is StepOne... www.theinsidecabin.com
  13. Shows are usually at 8 pm and repeat at 10 pm. Gala nights (old formal nights) most likely on your sea days. When you leave port late or stay overnight there is usually one local cultural show or a movie instead of a guest entertainer. www.theinsidecabin.com
  14. We loved this show on the NS. Saw the main stage version on the NA last night. Not as spectacular, but still outstanding. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. Here is the line up for our 7 day on the Nieuw Amsterdam Day 1 - movie Day 2 - step one Humanity (dancing) Day3 - comedian. Day 4 - Illusionist Day 5 - planet earth music video Day 6 - step one Stages (dancing) Day 7 - combo show of comedian and illusionist.
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