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Old 02-04-2011, 01:51 PM
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I always tip my room steward $20 on meeting he/she and then give them their earned tips at the end of the cruise too...I also carry $2 bills to give out to porters, baggage handlers, or anyone on the ship that does something over and above for me...The crew works hard, they deserve any, and all, tips they have earned...and more.....Having your tips added to your ships bill just makes it much easier...Happy sailing....

Bob E

I love your idea about an up front $20 tip (guarantees extra service) as well as the $2 bill idea. Now if I can only find a local bank that carries them...
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