Cruises Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

costa cruises itinerary change?$#@

Jump to last reply

Has anyone else had problems with Costa changing their itinerary/ports of call. I am booked for a trip from HK in Feb. and just by chance I logged into their site and found that we are no longer stopping at Sanya and Halong Bay - but two ports I have never heard of in Taiwan...... On emailing them, they said they decided to change because its the new hot spot..... what about the likes/dislikes of the PAYING passengers!!
I know its in their general conditions that they can change the itinerary but it says due to weather or navigational matters or safety of passengers etc. - not because they bloodywell want to. It seems like a con, get people to book on for the nice ports of call and when the cruise is full, take them somewhere that's cheaper for them or whatever!!

Like most people, I booked because the ports of call appealed to me. They also said that all south pacific region travel agents had been advised and this is not true because I checked with my t/agent.

I has taken the shine off our trip and if we can, we will cancel, and spend the time elsewhere however I doubt they will refund us - Anyway I intend to have my say and tell them what I think about it. Its not what we paid for..

Would value any comments?

11 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all Cruises activity »
  1. 1 NEED HELP CHOOSING SHIP
  2. 2 Where to Stay in Boston Before & After HAL Cruise
  3. 3 Trip Report Grand Circle Rivers of Europe Cruise
  4. 4 Queen Mary II Transatlantic Questions
  5. 5 Car rental at Southampton cruise terminal
  6. 6 Will we like European river cruises?
  7. 7 Tips for Royal Caribbean trip
  8. 8 carnival curise customer care are not customer care at all!!!!!
  9. 9 decisions decisions ... advise please
  10. 10 Trip Report Celebrity Century Disaster Cruise
  11. 11 Trip Report An Epic Adventure
  12. 12 Trip Report Trip Report Windstar Panama Passage March 23 Sailing
  13. 13 Oceania-Marina-Scandinavian Treasures Cruise
  14. 14 Need some help finding the right cabin
  15. 15 Car Rental Marseille at Cruise Port
  16. 16 "Formal" Dinners on Coral Princess
  17. 17 queen mary question
  18. 18 Cruise themed music video filmed in the Bahamas
  19. 19 Trip Report Back from Epic cruise
  20. 20 Vantage River Cruises vs. Viking River Cruises
  21. 21 Cozumel excursions
  22. 22 Alaska Cruise with 3 children 4, 8 & 10
  23. 23 Trip Report Budget cruising in style: (5-day Carribean Cruise with Carnival)
  24. 24 Golf Cruise Hawaii?
  25. 25 Anyone had problems with Affordable Tours?
View next 25 » Back to the top