Originally Posted by peter l
the one thing you want to be aware of is that prices can and do drop sometimes and it helps if you have a travel agent that stays on top of it or if you booked yourself, check it out weekly(you can do this anyway) to see what the pricing may be...I took care of booking for 6 in our party and by checking, I saved $400 one time and $600 another time per couple..As the cruise got closer, the price for our cabins ended back up to where we originally booked. That extra savings helped to offset the huge cost of flying during a break week.
As with some other cruise line, Royal Caribbean changed their policy regarding price drops. If the price of your category goes down after final payment is due, they no longer adjust the price of your cruise. Once you're in penalty period, it's a done deal.