Contributor Level: Captain

New test program on Splendor

A friend sent me this and asked for my thoughts.  I thinks it is a poor idea and I see a lot of possible problems and very little gain.  What do you think?


Test program on the splendor. Sail and sign cards will be delivered to your cabin mail box.
You will use your boarding pass for all transactions until you retrieve your card.

Tags: Carnival Cruise Lines

42 Answers

Contributor Level: Captain

Personally, I don't think it is a very good idea to leave the S&S cards in mailboxes. It sure doesn't sound like a very secure way of getting them to the guests. I'm going to miss that first "ping" sound as we board the ship.

Contributor Level: Admiral

Just think how big my "Sign and Sail" card collection could be if I'm one of the first onto the ship !

Contributor Level: Captain

I'd be hessitant. I'm very possessive and like to look at my card and use it right away. Board the ship, go straight to a bar. 

Contributor Level: Captain

Bad bad idea and plenty of room for fraud...I would be totally against that.

I'm in total agreement.  When there are between three to four thousand people on a ship the possibility of a few bad apples is possible.

Contributor Level: Captain

Almost sounds like an April fool's joke.

Not a good idea.

Contributor Level: Staff Captain

Worst possible idea.

Contributor Level: Staff Captain

Not a good idea for all the reasons stated, plus it makes me happy when they hand me my card at checkin. 

Contributor Level: Captain

Bad idea to leave a sail & sign card in an unsecure location.

Contributor Level: Staff Captain

Not sure which loonie thought that one up or even what the advantage of it is. Not the brightest idea I have heard them come up with.


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