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hi can anyone tell me it i need to complete esta for a caribbean cruise on azura on 12th nov, ive asked travel agent, p and o and rang visa help line, ive had 2 no:s and one yes, so i am well confused! the ports visited are barbados, curacao, aruba, tortola, st maarten, st kitts,st lucia,st vincent, grenada. The silly thing is i have done this cruise before but cant remember! many thanks in advance for any advice
Submitted by - redfern, new brighton - United Kingdom on 12th Oct 2010 / Subject - All Cruises General
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Comment by morris, st columb (12 Oct 10 19:22) about a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
As others have said you don't have to have an ESTA form.....but we chose to take them just in case one of us had a medical problem whilst away and had to be sent to the mainland.......
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Comment by redfern, new brighton (13 Oct 10 17:22) about a COMMENT by morris (12 Oct 10 19:22)
cheers will fill one in best to err on side of caution, many thanks to everyone who has taken the time to answer this for me, and happy cruising to you all
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Answer by Cox, Winscombe (12 Oct 10 18:31) to a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
As most answers have said you should not need an ESTA for your ports of call but as P & O seem to be changing ports of call for some reason at the moment in the Caribbean, I would get an ESTA and take it with you. It does not take long and does not cost a lot. I always take mine with me on every Carribean cruise in case we are diverted to an American territory, then at least I can get off the ship.
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Comment by Cruise Fairy, Indiana USA (12 Oct 10 16:01) about a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
You would only need an ESTA if you are going via the USA, or visiting St Thomas or Puerto Rico.
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Comment by Freemantle, Fareham (12 Oct 10 14:45) about a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
No you do not need an ESTA for these islands. When we needed one for our last cruise we were informed both by our TA and by P&O when we booked that we would need an ESTA.
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Answer by Gardner, Poole (12 Oct 10 13:38) to a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
We to are on the Azura on 12th November and have been informed by P & O that we do not need an ESTA. Me being the ever cautious type did apply for one never the less. We applied before 9th September and it was free and will last two years. though I believe it now costs about £8.00 since that date. Here's hoping we all have a great trip, with or without our ESTAs
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Answer by williamson, manchester (12 Oct 10 13:08) to a QUESTION by redfern (12 Oct 10 12:15)
Hi,I think that you possibly do not need a ESTA,as none of those islands belong to the USA or are in USA waters.I am going on the VENTURA XMAS cruise and we are visiting some isles that are so we have applied for one.They are 14 dollars and last for 2 years .It only takes 10 mins to apply just to be on the safe side.
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