Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home3/skipping/public_html/faq.php on line 3 Welcome to Skipping Town Laurie Capo 52 Hopper St. Oakland, NJ 07436 (201) 337-4547 firstname.lastname@example.org Help & Information Day Trips US Vacations Insurance Cruise Check-in Honeymoon Sandals/Beaches References Frequently Asked Questions Travel Tips Cruising Terminology Port Addresses International Phone Plan Important Info How I Get Paid Tipping Advice Branson, Missouri Destin, Florida Gatlinburg, Tennessee Hawaii, Hawaii Myrtle Beach, South Carolina New York, New York Orlando, Florida Panama City Beach, Florida Pigeon Forge, Tennessee San Diego, California St. Augustine, Florida Tampa, Florida Williamsburg, Virginia Insurance Plans Available Lessons From A Storm Honeymoon Registry Sandals Beaches Royal Plantation Grand Pineapple The Basics Are all ships similar? Are cruise ships wheelchair accessible? Are there different classes of service? Are there non-smoking areas? How long are cruises? Is there a doctor on board? Will I feel bored or confined? Research Are there special packages and offers for groups? Can singles have fun on a cruise? Can we celebrate a special occasion? How do I know which cruise line / ship is best for me? How secure are cruise ships? Is cruising for honeymooners? Where can I go? Booking Are the rates online the same as I would get by calling Skipping Town? Can I change cabins? Can I change or cancel my cruise once I've purchased it? Can I extend my cruise vacation? Can I send a check or money order as payment? Can I use several credit cards to purchase a cruise? Does the traveler have to be the credit card holder? I searched for a cruise and no matches were found. Why? If the cruise line cancels or changes my cruise, will I receive notice? My purchase confirmation shows a different deck than I chose when I was selecting my cabin, Why? Should I purchase travel insurance? What does my cruise price include? What forms of payment can I use? Why are port charges separate from the cruise price? Why do I need to provide my age/birth date? Why do you require that my billing address and shipping address are the same? Why don't you accept debit cards? Preparations Do I have to call the airline to confirm my flights? Do I need a passport? Do I need an electrical converter? How much money should I bring? What documentation do I need to bring? What should I pack? Will I need a tuxedo? Onboard Should I be concerned about hurricanes or tsunamis while on a cruise ship? Are there meeting rooms onboard? Can I order specially prepared meals? How do I pay for my on board charges? How do we stay in touch with home and the outside world? Is there a babysitting service onboard? Is there laundry service? Is tipping included? What are my dining options? What if I have seasickness? What is a muster drill? What other services are available aboard a cruise ship? When dining, can I sit only with my family and friends, or will I have tablemates? Activities Are there any special educational programs on-board? Are there onboard activities for children and teens? Do I have to participate in the activities? How can I book shore excursions? Is there a charge for entertainment? What can I do in port? What's there to do at night?