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Old July 12th, 2010, 08:02 PM
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What was the most fantabulous, fantastic, amazing deal, you ever got in any port, on your cruise?
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Old July 12th, 2010, 08:23 PM
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years ago hubby bought me a diamond tennis bracelette in St. Thomas for about half of what it would have cost at home, and he got an amazing deal again in St. Thomas on a Cannon 35mm camera, but those days are long gone now
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We have bought some nice trinkets and baubles. My wife's favorite necklace was purchased from a street vendor in Majuhual (sp) near Costa Maya.

The "best" deal I have found was in Jamaica on a Breitling watch. It was a Colt Ocean and though the Colt Ocean had been discontinued the year before it was still being sold in many places in the U.S.. I had been looking at one at my local jewelry/watch store. There was a little jewelry store in the Taj Mahal mall in Ocho Rios and we went in. I saw the Colt Ocean and the original price was $1250. That was the standard price. I negotiated it down to $850.

I've been wearing it almost daily ever since. I've had it sent into Breitiling for a couple of tune ups and cleanings and it still "Takes a licking and keeps on ticking".

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Do you all also get holiday greetings from jewelers where you hava purchased goodies? I smile,and wish I was there
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Do you all also get holiday greetings from jewelers where you hava purchased goodies? I smile,and wish I was there
Other than the local store, where I've bought a few watches, I haven't received a "Christmas Card".

For what we've bought in the Caribbean I doubt they would bother.

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Old October 5th, 2011, 09:29 AM
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Iv'e even gotten a message left! Both messgages came from St Maarten.

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