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Many thanks for all the good wishes! We had some...
Many thanks for all the good wishes! We had some potential issues crop up in the last month, but can most thankfully say, as of today, we have the OK to proceed as planned!!! Health is always more...
For what it's worth, we booked with a TA and...
For what it's worth, we booked with a TA and received the "Change in Booking" email form HAL 14 days prior to departure. Booked a FF and were assigned a D, a good location. Our cruise has segments...
You can have it changed even before you board by...
You can have it changed even before you board by asking your TA or PCC to request the change. m--
Thank you! I may try asking the room steward for...
Thank you! I may try asking the room steward for one when we board. Last year on Amsterdam I found the bed much better with a mattress pad. That was a long cruise and so is this one so I want to...
I had our TA request a mattress pad for our...
I had our TA request a mattress pad for our upcoming cruise on Veendam. He sent back the message from HAL that their mattresses have comfort tops and they no longer supply mattress pads. I guess...
Most missed are the many musicians that we no...
Most missed are the many musicians that we no longer see
Librarians, internet techs, staff at soooo many positions...
Enrichment lecturers on many itineraries, especially the shorter itineraries...
What ship?
What ship?
We had a balcony cabin on NA, a VE I think it...
We had a balcony cabin on NA, a VE I think it was, not sure if that was a class you are asking about? We had the usual oval coffee table in the room, adjustable height. On the balcony we had a...
One of the best things we have to be Thankful for...
One of the best things we have to be Thankful for is having Canadian neighbors! :) m--
0 degrees Celsius = 32 degrees Fahrenheit. And...
0 degrees Celsius = 32 degrees Fahrenheit. And that's far too cold for Puerto Vallarta! It's supposed to be 79F / 26C today. Have a beautiful day. m--

We liked out VE on Nieuw Amsterdam,...
OH Gosh! I know I'm dyslexic! But how did I get...
OH Gosh! I know I'm dyslexic! But how did I get that backwards...
Thanks for setting it straight Ruth, and my apologies. :o:o:o

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Thermal Suite passes do not tend to be sold out...
Thermal Suite passes do not tend to be sold out before the cruise, and on many cruise they don't sell out even during the cruise. The price is usually the cheapest on embarkation day, maybe also the...
Thanks for the head's up on your Live reports. ...
Thanks for the head's up on your Live reports. We almost cruised Escape's inaugural, but opted for Jade that year for a more interesting TA at half the price. NCL has its niche and advantages, ...
I agree with CruiserBruce, definitely not...
I agree with CruiserBruce, definitely not expected! But some passengers may dress up too, anything from Halloween colors to full costumes. I have an orange top to wear, but it's just part of my...
This was our experience: While on the Tales...
This was our experience:
While on the Tales of the South Pacific last year, NOT a Grand Cruise, and our cruise was not in segments, just the straight 48 nights San Diego R/T, we received a letter...
Me too!! Many thanks for inviting us. Safe and...
Me too!! Many thanks for inviting us. Safe and healthy travels. m--
, Ask for the price without the...
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Ask for the price without the promo, but also ask about a refundable/non-refundable deposit too. Let us know what you learn! Good luck with it! m--
We have been enjoying the wine packages where you...
We have been enjoying the wine packages where you can buy 3, 5, or 7 bottles from either the basic selection (Navigator) or better(?) selections (Admiral). Bottles of wine are not eligible on the...
Got our cabin assignment today, quite early I...
Got our cabin assignment today, quite early I think! Our departure date is Oct 20, so more than 2 weeks out.
We booked an FF Guarantee, and today we were assigned a D midship OV on A deck. Looks...
Thank you Ruth, had to be gone for a while today!...
Thank you Ruth, had to be gone for a while today!

As Ruth said, adding additional funds to the HSC is very easy, and it's very much appreciated! m--
Thanks for posting this because there had been...
Thanks for posting this because there had been reports of negative experiences with the PG on Veendam in July, especially with the PG manager, so this makes me think that by September they may have...
Would love to Ruth! :D:D m--
Would love to Ruth! :D:D m--
Just to show that problems in San Diego are...
Just to show that problems in San Diego are variable, and I do not doubt the many horror stories! But last year this time, we boarded there alongside an NCL ship in port, no issues or delays...
We walked to the fort, nice views from there.
We walked to the fort, nice views from there.
Photos. Spa. Bingo. Casino. Luggage Express. ...
Photos. Spa. Bingo. Casino. Luggage Express. Extra gratuity for the crew. Yoga class. Musicians CDs in the shops. DVDs of the cruise sold by the Shore Excursions desk. Cooking classes. Drinks...