aldrich - Answered a Question by barber (19 Sep 08 15:07)

Where do you fly from? RCI only use scheduled carriers so BA or AA or Delta or Continental. You get your T/a to ask how much it is for upgrade to WTP or Club. When do you cruise?

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
mccormack - Answered a Question by barber (19 Sep 08 15:32)

Hi we are going on this cruise on nov. 9th flying the 8th we are flying with BA from newcastle to heathrow then on to new jersey we upgraded at a cost of £550 but i think there was an offer on.you get extra baggage allowance with this of 2 bags each 23klg in each bag plus hand luggage up to the same weight 23klg so long as you can lift it into luggage racks yourself worth the extra i think .

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
Neil and Ida Down - Answered a Question by barber (19 Sep 08 16:18)

You can also try ringing the Air Co-ordinator at RCI on 01932 834 326 who may say that you must do it through the agent but will often give you an idea of cost. ... Neil.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
Dean Michaelides's blog

I predict a riot. Mass brawl b...

By Dean Michaelides

The one thing you don’t to see while you are on a relaxing break onboard a luxury cruise ship, sailing around the South Pacific, is a punch up.This is exactly what happened on board Carnival Legend. As many as 30 people were injured in a fight on a cruise ship after days of skirmishes turned into a full-on brawl. 23 of the people are believed to be members of the same family. The ship was forced to make an emergency stop at the New South Wales town of Eden so that six men and three tee...

Read More

Feb 19 2018 07:32:34:000PM


Princess listen to customers

By Neil Holmes

Neil Holmes's blog

Ok so you have been on five different ships from Southampton but a couple of those visit the same ports. It happens, there are only a certain amount of ports the ships can get into. However the shore excursions are always the same. Not any more.Princess Cruises will offer seven new shore excursions to guests sailing on Sapphire Princess, one of its Southampton based ships for this Spring and Summer.The new excursions are in addition to hundreds already on offer, which encompass a wide ran...

Read More

Feb 21 2018 08:17:02:000AM

Gratuities on the rise again !

By Kerry James

Kerry James's blog

So last week two cruiselines have announced they are going to be increasing their gratuities charge – P&O and Fred Olsen. P&O will be increasing from 6 per person per day to be 7 from the 23rd March for anyone over the age of 12, and Fred Olsen who will still remain one of the lowest from 4 per person per day to be 5 and they haven’t had an increase for many years. But is it not time though that the charge should be now just be included in the cost of the holiday?P&O i...

Read More

Feb 19 2018 08:17:24:000AM