# Re: Alcohol "card"

On Mon, 19 Dec 2005 20:29:35 -0800, Ike <binary.ike@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>Al & Sharon wrote:
>> A friend is cruising on Norwegion Star in March out of LA. He is with a
>> group of 40 cruisers. They have been offered to purchase an alcohol card
>> (like soda card) for around \$380.00 for a 7 day cruise. Does anyone know how
>> strict NCL will be when using this card? Can you get a drink for a friend or
>> buy a round for dinner companions? Can you get 2 drinks at once? Or do they
>> watch you carefully so you are only buying for yourself?
>>
>>
>
>\$54 per day for alcohol (and that's assuming 7 days and 7 nights). Do
>they expect their guests to stay drunk for the entire cruise?

Average day w/o getting intoxicated.
11:30AM, Beer w/lunch =\$4.50
12:30-5:00PM, 3 foo-foo drinks around the pool =\$19.50
6:00PM, Beer in lounge =\$4.50
7:45PM, Before dinner drink =\$5.50
8:30PM, 2 glasses of wine with dinner =\$13.50
10:00PM to midnight, 3 Beers in casino =\$13.50
Total: \$61

Heavy day
8:00AM bloody maryw breakfast, \$5.50
10:00AM-Noon, 3 beers =\$13.50
Noon-5:00PM, 8 foo-foo drinks around the pool \$52.00
6:00-8:30 3 beers in the lounge =\$13.50
8:30PM 3 glasses of wine with dinner =\$20.25
10:00PM to 1:00AM, 5 beers in casino =\$22.50
Total: \$127.25
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