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Old 02-23-2010, 06:54 PM
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The most recent reviews from travelers on the Freedom of the Seas mentioned that they haven't stopped at Grand Cayman due to winds? I'm wondering if this is a common occurence. That is one of our stops on our trip and I'm hoping to spend the day there. Any info would help.
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Old 02-23-2010, 09:09 PM
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The record of making the stop out weighs not stopping.
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Old 02-24-2010, 01:18 AM
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As Cruise Fanatic noted, making the stop outweighs not making it. With that said, it is something that can happen due to safety concerns with tendering in windy sea conditions. I guess you could say it is "common", but not necessarily something that happens all the time. It happened with my last scheduled call. I've often wondered why they don't build a super long pier there.

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Old 02-24-2010, 04:11 AM
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Boy, I didn't need this post. We will be in Cayman next Thursday, this is the first that I heard of about not being able to anchor. I will have a positive attitude and know that we will see Georgetown next week. I will cross my fingers just in case.

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Old 02-24-2010, 05:35 AM
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High winds can be a problem docking at any port, not just tendering. put your worries aside, you will have so much fun you will need to search for something to worry about.
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