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I would seriously keep checking on that. Last...
I would seriously keep checking on that. Last news report I saw said it could affect flights well into Tuesday.

Hopefully they will get their act together sooner, rather than later.

I am still...
I have seen people do it, but some ports you...
I have seen people do it, but some ports you cannot put a label on it and send it through as a checked item.

In Canaveral the porters kept repeating that all water, soda, etc had to be carried on....
We live 30 miles from the airport and watching...
We live 30 miles from the airport and watching this fiasco unfold.

There are NO lights inside the airport. All passengers have now been evacuated to wait outside in the cold!!!

No one is...
For only $20 more it is well worth it!! You can...
For only $20 more it is well worth it!! You can even prepay which makes it even a little better.

Or you can pay when you arrive at the port...
Embassy Suites Downtown is right across the...
Embassy Suites Downtown is right across the street from the Marriott Waterside. Only a mile from the port
We always do self assist and make sure we go...
We always do self assist and make sure we go downstairs at least by 5:45am to get in line. There are always 50-100 people already there. If you wait until 6:15-6:30 sometimes you have a hard time...
We have taken our granddaughters on several...
We have taken our granddaughters on several cruises and we have been asked for the notarized letter three times.

Once by Royal Caribbean, once by Disney and once by Customs.

Both cruise lines...
We used to put one on our carryon but now we no...
We used to put one on our carryon but now we no longer do it and here’s why.

We were coming to the terminal on one of the hotel shuttles. Before letting us off the shuttle they unloaded all the...
Some of the chain hotels around the airport may...
Some of the chain hotels around the airport may offer this service.

In Jacksonville we usually just park at the port.

Safe travels and have a wonderful cruise!!
One time right after we made Diamond they let us...
One time right after we made Diamond they let us in the nice big waiting area, but they were already boarding so we didn’t get to take advantage.

Now because they are so many we Diamonds are put...
Cannot help you with a limo, but you might try...
Cannot help you with a limo, but you might try calling... Cocoa Beach Shuttle, Cortrans or Travelynx.

Have a wonderful cruise!!
About 20 miles north of Jacksonville is...
About 20 miles north of Jacksonville is Fernandina Beach. It is a such a neat area. There is a Hampton Inn on Second Ave right downtown that is nice. Very walkable area with lots of shops and...
The lining up in the DR started off organized but...
The lining up in the DR started off organized but it wasn’t long before people were just coming in and butting line in front of others who had been waiting. The Royal crew were not assertive enough...
With all the construction I hate going through...
With all the construction I hate going through Jacksonville!!

I would definitely take the East Beltway and go around rather than go through downtown!!

Safe travels and have a great cruise!!
Meeting time and place will be on your excursion...
Meeting time and place will be on your excursion tickets.

Have a great cruise!!
Most travel insurance policies will cover...
Most travel insurance policies will cover pre-existing conditions if the insurance is purchased within 14 days of booking the cruise (some are 21 days). It sounds like you certainly did that. So I...
You might also try going under the Ports or Call...
You might also try going under the Ports or Call section here and post your question under the St Martin board. Usually there are a couple of locals there who are great to answer questions.

Have...
Do a search for Lots of Honor on these boards for...
Do a search for Lots of Honor on these boards for comments from some of the locals.


Unless things have changed the latest reviews were not very good.


Several other lots in the area with...
The “Goodnites” pull ups worked very well for our...
The “Goodnites” pull ups worked very well for our granddaughter. She is a very hard sleeper and went through a spell where just didn’t wake up. Saved her from being embarrassed.
Same thing when pricing a cruise!! Seems no...
Same thing when pricing a cruise!! Seems no matter the “sale” prices sometimes don’t change much!!

Creative pricing for sure!! 😜😜😜
I agree with Bob..... You probably won’t be...
I agree with Bob.....

You probably won’t be asked for a notarized letter, but if you are the one who would have to make medical decisions for her in lieu of her parents I would have the...
Random charges on your credit card are not...
Random charges on your credit card are not unusual. All cruise lines do that as verification only.

They will drop off in a few days.....
So if one room had me, my adult daughter and one...
So if one room had me, my adult daughter and one child what about my adult daughter having her own account? Would that be taken care of durIng the online checkin where I would put her own charge...
Help With Booking Two Rooms
We are thinking about taking my daughter & two granddaughters on the Oasis. We are Diamond, but daughter has only sailed with Royal once.

I keep reading about booking one of us in each room to...
We never, ever book any cabin that is below the...
We never, ever book any cabin that is below the pool deck or galley because of the noise all night long as they clean and prep.

Hopefully your noise will be less if you are under the dining area...