Regardless of your destination, the Epic is a freestyle cruising experience that includes the SVEDKA Ice Bar, an old-school supper club, chic nightclubs, a full-service spa, sports complex, rock climbing, fitness center, a two-story Wii center and a three-lane bowling alley.
Norwegian Cruise Lines charges no extra singles fee for those in the studio staterooms and offers several Epic itineraries, including the Caribbean, Europe, Transatlantic, and Western Mediterranean.
For Carmen Torres of Orange County California, it was “to get out of my shell, socialize with others, and do something for myself.” Joy Villegas of Colton, California, said, “It gave me a chance to make friends with people in the same situation as me.” As a recent divorcee, she simply wanted to make more single friends.
Jean-Paul Heldt, a native of France who now resides in Redlands, California, said that it was good to come and reconnect, explaining that he had spent a little over six years in China with no organized Seventh Day Adventist church in the city where he lived.
Smaller cruises have single cabins and some larger cruise lines will waive the singles fee.
The corridor has a maximum speed of 40 miles per hour (64 km/h).
One of my main concerns is meeting new people/the quality of people I will meet (when I say people, I mainly mean woman, I am a 28 yr old single male).
The vibe I'm getting about OC is that people are fake and only care about $$$. Not sure what you do for a living, even if you are a high earner you will be competing with dudes older than you that will be enticing girls younger then you to join them for a cruise on their boat. Not sure what you do for a living, even if you are a high earner you will be competing with dudes older than you that will be enticing girls younger then you to join them for a cruise on their boat. No, I don't own a boat I could buy one and go bankrupt, maybe that will get me a date : P Honestly Newport Beach is one of the nicest places I've visited...
She explained that she, like many others, had believed that the goal of such conventions and of single adult ministries was to try and “hook up” with someone, and because of that perception, she did not want to go.
“But once I got there, I was so happy.” Others came for personal reasons.