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  1. Austin

    Azura Re-fit

    Yes that's probably right, never thought of that. Lets hope for the best.
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    Azura Re-fit

    I was just coming on to say that she's still in Southampton, but then I have seen your replies, thank you. That's such a shame that its not being done I know its probably the money but you would think that it was all in place and they would of had more time to do the work in this situation. Do you think cruises will go ahead in the future now that social distancing looks like its going to be around a long time? And do you think we would be able to actually stop off at the ports of call?
  3. Austin

    Azura Re-fit

    Thanks Midshipman, that would be good to find out as we were looking forward to an up dated interior as Azura is a favourite but was beginning to look tired in places. It might be another reason to hold the cruise if the ship is still going to look like she needs a make over!
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    Azura Re-fit

    Hi, we are booked on Azura in November, like all of you wondering if this will go ahead or if it does will it be best to wait a while? But my main question would any one know if the planed re-fit is going ahead in April ? They would have plenty of time to finish!
  5. Austin

    Canaries in Early December

    That's really good to know. Any other tips let me know. Thank you. Have you ever sailed on Aurora?
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    Canaries in Early December

    Thanks Davybe, it's good to know weather is good down there as that was the idea. I picked this one as an over night in Madera and always wanted to go. Other wise probably gone earlier. Austin
  7. Austin

    Canaries in Early December

    Thank you, I did think of that but was hoping for the best. Fingers crossed!
  8. Hi I have cruised before but not to Canaries. I booked on P&Os Arura ( does any one know how the up grade turned out?) My question is . Is the weather ok in Dec or should I may be change to an October cruise.
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    Cruise terminal information

    Thank you. Very helpful.
  10. Hi, we are sailing in September, calling in to Livorno. The question is, is Livorno an interesting town in its self as I know we should see Florence but don't really fancy 3 hours out of the day getting there and back. Any tips on both towns would be good. Thanks
  11. Austin

    Cruise terminal information

    thanks quarter master that will be very helpfull
  12. Hi, Its been a while since I've been on the forum, but wondering if any one has a few tips for our Med cruise in September, regarding getting the train into Rome. And in Naples is it easy to get the ferry over to Ischia? Also when in Malta does any one know if you can get a catamaran trip around the island? As there wasn't any being offered on the cruise excursions. Many thanks
  13. Austin

    Ventura February Mini Cruise Booked

    Glad to hear nice things about a P&o ship. I'm going on a mimic cruise on Ventura with my family. We have cruised before but first time for my daughter so glad it sounds good. We have always had a lovely time on P&o ships. So if your new to cruising just enjoy yourself as you don't have anything to compare it with.
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    Holland America line

    Thank you for all your good advice.
  15. We had a lovely Caribbean Cruise on Adonia . ( please bring her back ) last Nov & must say the food and service was just as good. But I do worry about the larger ships! Why don't they send the smaller ships out to do a few week's in the Caribbean as not everyone wants to go on the all singing & dancing ships.