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"The Manhattan Room, on the last night, also included another show by Burn the Floor, which was excellent!"

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"Guy's Burger Joint was the best food on the ship."

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"I would recommend getting the alcohol card. You have to buy it on the ship. But if you plan on drinking a lot it is the best way to get the most drink for your money. We bought ours on the 3rd level near the breeze bar. It really pays for itself. "

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"Guys burgers were amazing but also the blue iguana! "

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gretheldez reviewed their Caribbean - Western cruise on Carnival Conquest and gave it 5 stars!

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rina was the FIRST member to check in for the roll call for Oct 8, 2014 cruise on Norwegian Epic!

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JFK56 voted up a Norwegian Epic cruise review written by Padg -Norwegian Epic Mediocre

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