April 10, 2013 | By Brittany Chrusciel | 7 Comments
Everyone’s got problems. Some problems are just a bit, how should we say, less significant than others (and therefore much more fun to laugh at). A couple of Cruise Critic members took to the boards with a sailing spin
on a popular Internet trend. What resulted is a delightful reflection of cruisers’ most potentially pressing dilemmas.
Check out a selection of reader “problems,” then submit your #cruiseworldproblems in the comments below.
When your towel animal gets knocked over and “dies” —clinthi
Paying $14 for a bottle of aloe because your husband forgot to sunscreen his ample beer belly —mumtopugs
When you have to wipe the salty mist off the chair on your private balcony so you don’t get your shorts wet —BeautifulPlumage
When you can’t get your cabin key to work because you are on the wrong deck —swedish weave
When you have to decide between the 18 oz. ribeye or the 9 oz. filet in the steakhouse —thestapels
Having to wait 20 minutes for room service coffee and accidentally falling back asleep —Seago2
Having to tender in Grand Cayman, because that is such a chore! —WLHyatt
Having to balance two plates of food, glass of iced tea, coffee and dessert at the buffet because they no longer supply trays —Anjanu
Getting upset because they wouldn’t give you OBC [onboard credit] in the big sale —browneyedwoman