Be careful when booking a cruise!

Be careful on Holland America when you book a cruise.. they will tell you that the "DRINK PACKAGE AND SPECIALTY DINNER " ARE FREE! They ARE NOT! THIS PACKAGE WILL COST EACH PERSON IN THE CABIN AN EXTRA $1,000.00 Unless you are a big drinker.. just pay for the drinks you want when you want them!

Tags: Holland America Line

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PS- Get a new TA! Ours is terrific! No need to stick with one that isn't doing a good job.

Agree completely...which begs the question how does a newbie KNOW their T/A is doing a good job? This is a whole nother thread...mebbe its time to revisit it??

Good point. Maybe it is time to start a new thread, What Makes A Good Travel Agent, in the Cruising 101 forum.

Our TA keeps us informed, even when we aren't keeping up, is very responsive to call back and try to get us the cabin we want and will inform us of upgrade possibilities.

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