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Old 11-08-2007, 07:51 PM
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Originally posted by tompands:
So, lets see, $5 per person per day-2000 people@$5 a day=$10,000 a day-on a 5 day cruise we are being charged $50,000 for fuel-does any of you old salts know if a ship uses that much fuel? Seems like a lot! That breaks down to about 16,500 gallons of fuel on a 5 day cruise. Are we paying a SURCHARGE or picking up the total fuel bill? Makes ya say Huhm!
You might want to check THIS THREAD. Dave has some figures that will answer some of your questions.
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