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Old 04-29-2010, 07:51 AM
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It may have been there for a while but I was just looking at Carnival's list (quite lengthy) of allowed and prohibited items. They finally give a definition of "small quantity" for soft drinks or bottled water.

"Non-alcoholic beverages: a small quantity (package of 12 per person) in original sealed, unopened bottles or cans: Permitted - Must be in carry-on luggage."
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Old 04-29-2010, 09:32 AM
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Hmmm 12 "liter" bottles then? That's plenty for me...

Just joking... that restriction seems reasonable. I am sure they are not too militant about enforcing this amount but it gives them recourse when someone wants to bring several cases of soda on board..

I also like the "in carry-on luggage" part. That way the poor luggage handles don't have to lift 100 lb suitcases full of water and soda... if you want to carry it on, then you lift it..
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Old 04-29-2010, 04:24 PM
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Seems very reasonable to me as well. WQe have had some of our best cruises with Carnival.Now they just don't have the price right!
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Old 04-29-2010, 11:51 PM
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Yes, they changed the layout of the FAQ and added some more in depth information.

I think I have seen the 12 language before somewhere. Sounds reasonable to me. I'm pretty sure the emphasis for carry-ons is because they are screening the luggage for no-no's. I doubt they'll be overly strict about it. But who wants to lug a 12 pack of soda aboard? I do well to carry my gallon of spring water along with a few 16oz caffeine free Diet Pepsi's and wine in my backpack.

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