I wish this site was more like the App....chatting and sharing pics and direct messaging

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That's exactly what we do on this site.

That's what I thought too

I have found this site to be better than ShipMate for that purpose.

Shipmate is better for the ability to get maps and details of the ships on the phone.

It seems easier for me to connect with people via shipmate app

You will be able to connect to all members who are following the forum threads here, so please add comments to any of them or start new topics. You'll meet a great bunch of cruise addicts! Happy

I think I may not have worded this right --

The forum here is (IMHO) better because it breaks everything down into topics rather than just ship discussions.

As far as maps or other info, this site is superior if you are using a regular desk-top style computer.

ShipMate is better if you are using a phone or small tablet.

Shipmate has the horn sounds (which I finally found yesterday, after using the app for two yearsBig Smile). Unfortunately, when I played the horn for Royal Princess, I heard "When You Wish Upon A Star" from one of the Disney ships.

The roll call pages here offer discussions. The ones on Shipmate only offer a roster.

The roll call pages here mirror the "Cruise Chat" pages of ShipMate for the most part, showing each posting rather than having to look at replies from each post.

ShipMate offers Private Messaging, CruiseLine does not.

In short, both apps are good for different reasons.

I think that both are great the way they are set up.


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