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Originally Posted by Rockette View Post
There were bits of sunshine, just the wind was biting. One morning, Sophie said "Mum, I think you need to go indoors, your lips are blue!" However, I was determined to get whatever tan I could so she went off to get me a hot chocolate!
Your Sophie was hardcore using the hot tub and the pool, I was so impressed watching her with my fleece on lol
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Ah right that makes a difference, we would only look to do a couple of things in New York... thanks for sharing
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The water was lovely, just the getting out bit not so good!
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The water was lovely, just the getting out bit not so good!
One Xmas/New Year we stayed at the Hilton opposite DTD. There was frost on the ground it was so cold but pool water was lovely so we stripped off and jumped in. After a while got out to find no towels, had to go into the hotel which still had aircon running for some crazy reason, we were frozen.
I always check for towels before entering a pool now
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I'd be on the WBTA in a heartbeat if only the itinerary changed back to the same or similar to 2014. I don't do cold on vacations lol!
I'm quite sad its a cold one too but am getting excited about the Azores and about sailing into New York.

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Yeah seeing the adult pool bar staff wrapped up in hats and coats was a little different to what we were used to lol We didn't use the adult pool for the last 4 days!
I suppose at least there was a chance to get in the adult pool lol! Going to be weird not being in the pool every day.

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Yes they had wine but not a lot to choose from like the supermarkets, only San Miguel beer and maybe a couple of red and whites!
Thanks. I only get in at 8pm the night before and staying at the airport so going to have to go with whats at the port I think or try and get some in duty free at the airport. I'm not too fussy with wine but would rather not have dregs lol
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The water was lovely, just the getting out bit not so good!
Ha ha we braved it one day, the screams running to get warm we're hilarious. We gave the pool staff a good giggle!
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I'm quite sad its a cold one too but am getting excited about the Azores and about sailing into New York.



I suppose at least there was a chance to get in the adult pool lol! Going to be weird not being in the pool every day.



Thanks. I only get in at 8pm the night before and staying at the airport so going to have to go with whats at the port I think or try and get some in duty free at the airport. I'm not too fussy with wine but would rather not have dregs lol
It's going to be a great cruise, just be prepared for the weather change leaving the med, pack lots of layers and waterproofs for NY.

I think youll be fine stocking up at the port, lots of ports in the med too this itinerary so lots of opportunity to grab so gorgeous wine.
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It's going to be a great cruise, just be prepared for the weather change leaving the med, pack lots of layers and waterproofs for NY.

I think youll be fine stocking up at the port, lots of ports in the med too this itinerary so lots of opportunity to grab so gorgeous wine.
That's my plan! Get a few in each port! Its only me drinking it anyway so I'm sure 6 bottles will be plenty - Barcelona, Cadiz and Lisbon
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That's my plan! Get a few in each port! Its only me drinking it anyway so I'm sure 6 bottles will be plenty - Barcelona, Cadiz and Lisbon
You have a Canada port too don't you? I think you'll be fine don't forget to leave space for the cocktail of the day!
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