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It's much more simple than that. I simply...
It's much more simple than that.

I simply don't like heights. :(

GC
Thanks so much. We were not familiar with...
Thanks so much.

We were not familiar with this website, so now I have more homework cut out for me :)
(That's good, because I also love the planning.)

We didn't get back last fall as planned,...
Ask on the Ports of Call area of CC, for more...
Ask on the Ports of Call area of CC, for more feedback from those who aren't just NCL.
You may even get suggestions from locals or those who visit frequently, etc.

RM
For something a bit different from Caribbean......
For something a bit different from Caribbean... not sure about the "less than a week" part, but from Boston or New York, there are 7 day cruises to Bermuda, about 2 days at sea each way, the rest...
I suggest that you *call* ...
I suggest that you *call*

www.TripInsuranceStore.com (http://www.TripInsuranceStore.com)

They are a travel insurance broker, and work with several vetted insurers, and each (I think) has more...
So you are taking the Midnatsol. I thought I...
So you are taking the Midnatsol.

I thought I had read something recently that suggested they also used the polarcirkels, but then, I also had thought that only Fram used those :confused:

I'll...
No, he didn't take the puffin photo. But... *I*...
No, he didn't take the puffin photo.
But... *I* didn't take the penguin photo, so it's all "fair" :D

That penguin photo is special!

I'm enjoying your photos of Churchill and the polar bears....
Diane - Just looked at your blog. ...
Diane -

Just looked at your blog. Terrific!
Lots more to read, so thanks in advance!

And... **LOVE** that photo of the "friends" (penguins).

DH just left for an overnight business trip,...
Fram comes north for the "Antarctic winter", but...
Fram comes north for the "Antarctic winter", but I'm not sure what her itinerary is.
Our TA ended up being offered a Canada/New England trip on Fram as it started back south to Antarctica a few...
Might you be referring to the little...
Might you be referring to the little "polarcirkel" (sp?) boats that Hurtigruten's Fram uses?
We are considering an Antarctic trip with them for this reason.

Note: We recently sailed one of the...
Please double check that your Chase card does in...
Please double check that your Chase card does in fact cover cancellations/interruptions due to medical conditions that the insurer considers to be "pre-existing".
That is apparently not covered by...
Double check whether you are covered for...
Double check whether you are covered for pre=existing conditions if you need to cancel a trip due to medical reasons.

GC
PASSPORT! :) Yes, print out copies of all...
PASSPORT! :)

Yes, print out copies of all documentation about your sailing (cabin number, any excursions, dining, etc.), and especially all payments.

Just about all other things can be dealt...
I trust that *most* of us understood that...
I trust that *most* of us understood that pinotlover meant that you didn't make a NON-refundable payment/etc., 6 months in advance. The only "loss to you" was what you could have received as a...
I'd be very curious about the numbers. We...
I'd be very curious about the numbers.

We were trying to think how a huge wine group would set up the types of wine dinners we've been to, which were always a (relatively) small group, in one...
The Butlers do not always serve the same suites...
The Butlers do not always serve the same suites on different sailings, and they also can move among the different ships.

GC
You expect a cash (via check) refund for...
You expect a cash (via check) refund for something you charged to your credit card?
You wouldn't be getting any "loss of status". You'd have exactly the status per the amount you *really* spent...
We were required to assert that there had been no...
We were required to assert that there had been no loss.

Because we had not had any loss, we didn't question that, but we certainly remembered as it caught us by surprise.
This happened each time...
Our policy has this transferable feature, but...
Our policy has this transferable feature, but requires that there NOT be any loss already incurred on the original trip.

So as long as everything is fully refundable, we've several times...
Depending upon how the title is formatted, they...
Depending upon how the title is formatted, they might NEVER appear. :(

Go the the main CC TOC and look under the cruise line you want in the ROLL CALL section and then choose the particular ship....
Odd timing of this post. Yesterday was the...
Odd timing of this post.

Yesterday was the anniversary of MANY planes being grounded in Gander (alliteration unintended) after the attacks in 2001.
That was a *lot* of extra people in Gander......
What is not clear in Flatbush Flyer's answer of...
What is not clear in Flatbush Flyer's answer of "no personal booze in public spaces" ?

[Or do you somehow think the pool deck, etc., is *your* personal space somehow? No,? I didn't think so.]
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You are asking the *same* question again, with a...
You are asking the *same* question again, with a different "medium".

Do you really expect a different answer?

You sure Oceania is the cruise line for you?

ETA: By the way, you absolutely...