Go Back   Cruise Reviews Forums > General Cruise Chat Questions > General Cruise Chat
Register Forgot Password?
New! Use your Facebook, Google, AIM & Yahoo accounts to securely log into this site, click logo to login  

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-19-2006, 10:54 PM
Frase's Avatar  
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Orlando, FLA
Posts: 961
I returned from my cruise two days ago. And I have been aflicted with the condition known as "Sea Legs".

I suppose that is the term used to describe the sensation as if you still on the ship eventhough you are on solid ground.

In my case, I would describe the sensation as if you are on a beach, in waist deep water and are being knocked around by the waves.

Funny thing is that I experienced it on my first cruise, and then now on my third. I did not experience it on my second cruise. So, I believe the location of my stateroom had allot to do with it. On my second cruise, my cabin was near mid-ship. On my first and third, my cabin was located all the way forward near the bow. So, for my next cruise, I will try to book my stateroom near mid-ship.

So, I was wondering if anyone knows a cure to this so-called "Sea Legs" condition.
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2006, 03:35 AM
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Posts: 11,612
A few days at work and on dry land usually cures it for me. If is still going on you may have water in your ear that is throwing off your balance etc.
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2006, 07:15 AM
penny3333's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Alabama
Posts: 10,602
How about hopping on another ship? That would cure you for sure!! Mine's normally gone in a couple of days, but I sure do ache to get back on another ship as soon as I leave the one I'm on. Happy holidays!
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2006, 07:51 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Illinois
Posts: 1,370
With me, it usually lasts a week, sometimes more. It seems to be lasting a shorter time the more cruises I go on - so maybe Penny has the right answer!
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2006, 11:03 AM
Greyson's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: St. Charles, Minnesota
Posts: 691
For me it lasted a week or so after my very first cruise. After this last cruise I didnt have it at all. Time cures all so hang in there. May want to try a motion sickness patch, dont know but it might help somewhat.
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2006, 03:04 PM
Delacruz's Avatar
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Dover, DE
Posts: 14
After my cruise 2 weeks ago on the Radiance, I only had a few moments of 'sea legs'. This was the smoothest cruise I have ever been on. I find that the rougher the waters the longer my 'sea legs' last.
Closed Thread

alternative, criuse, cruise, cure, cures, curing, home, leg, legs, remedies, remedy, sea, sealegs, therapy, treatment

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I Am The Sea Paul Beighley General Cruise Chat 8 09-20-2009 06:34 AM
Taking the Cure! billybuzzy Norwegian Cruise Line 10 09-23-2008 07:00 AM
Sea Legs? What the ??? fivepoints General Cruise Chat 15 06-16-2006 09:54 AM
sea-sickness cure dellajj General Cruise Chat 4 11-10-2005 09:05 AM
Any Remedy For "Sea Legs"? Frase General Cruise Chat 1 11-09-2004 12:33 PM

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:49 PM.

Contact Us - Terms of Use - Cruise Reviews Home - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2