Cruises Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Finally booked, Yea!

Jump to last reply

Back in Jan when I started planning, you were all so helpful. I had hoped to go while it was still winter, but things happened - we didn't get to go then.

Now, I am so excited - I just booked the NCL Epic for March 30, two inside staterooms mid-ship, deck 10.
I am aware of the quirks. In our price range, nothing is perfect, but as someone frequently says on the forum, any day at sea is better than a day at home.

My final thinking.
Liked several Carnival cruises, except so many complaints about smoking, and with lung disease, I might have difficulty.

Liked Caribbean Princess out of Houston best, but longer, more expensive flights with layovers were a turn off to DD with the little one.

Were afraid DD would be bored and little one might get on old ones' nerves on HAL.

Even with quirks on Epic, and a bit huge for my taste, we thought DD and GD would enjoy all the water stuff and entertainment, especially Cirque at Sea in their specialty theater. Since this is our gift to them, we hope we've chosen well.

Thank you to all you answered my questions before and to everybody who posted comments on the Epic on another thread.

7 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Cruises activity »
  1. 1 transfers in Venice
  2. 2 Nasca flight in Pisco
  3. 3 Vantage River Cruises vs. Viking River Cruises
  4. 4 Trip Report Trip report. Our cruise on the Diamond Princess with a stay in Tokyo
  5. 5 Viking River Cruise--Portugal
  6. 6 Recent Crystal Cruise experiences?
  7. 7 Trip Report Alaska Shore excursion on the cheap
  8. 8 Alaska
  9. 9 Trip Report Silversea the BEST
  10. 10 Mediterranean cruise
  11. 11 Civitavecchia port to rail
  12. 12 Finding a private tour guide for Tunis/Carthage
  13. 13 Trip Report Caribbean Princess Trip Report 2014
  14. 14 Croatia Dalmatian Coast
  15. 15 Celebrity Solstice Nov.2012--Dubai/Singapore- Re visa for India??
  16. 16 An alternative to Rome when in Civitavecchia
  17. 17 Steep cruise discounts
  18. 18 Halloween cruise on Enchantment of the Sea
  19. 19 Experience on Noordam of Holland America
  20. 20 Short luxury cruise
  21. 21 Anyone ever used Vacations To Go?
  22. 22 Carnival Victory Halloween cruise
  23. 23 Trip Report A Redhead in Antarctica
  24. 24 Mediterranean Cruise in October
  25. 25 Finding bargain cruises out of NYC
View next 25 » Back to the top