Member Review of the Week: Marveling in the Mediterranean

Ship: Holland America’s Ryndam Itinerary: Mediterranean Member: LilRoo Background: Inspired by Ryndam’s exotic itineraries, LilRoo booked a 28-day cruise from Istanbul to Tampa. The ship’s 1,266-passenger capacity and traditional ambiance was a nice balance for their adventures throughout Turkey, Italy, Spain and other ports of call — most of which were booked independently. Read on […]

Member Review of the Week: Solo in South America

Cruise Ship: Princess Cruises’ Golden Princess Itinerary: South America and Antarctica Member: ccastner Background: This Rio-to-Valparaiso cruise was two years in the making. So when solo cruiser ccastner finally decided to take the plunge, he knew exactly what he needed to plan the perfect vacation — which included a balcony cabin (see why, below). Between […]

Member Review of the Week: Last-Minute Bliss

Cruise Ship: Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas Itinerary: Southern Caribbean Member: baseball1210 Overall Impression: When baseball1210 set out to snag a last-minute deal in the Southern Caribbean, he was open to trying a new cruise line if the stars were aligned. Alas, he found the perfect itinerary and price for a Royal Caribbean ship […]

Member Review of the Week: Give It a Whirl

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member dafuser’s recent Eastern Caribbean cruise aboard Norwegian Jewel. Overall Impression: Norwegian’s Freestyle cruising style seemed like a fun way for Carnival regulars, dafuser and his […]

Member Review of the Week: Margaritas on the Beach? Happy New Year!

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member dave.s’ recent Western Caribbean cruise aboard Caribbean Princess. Overall Impression: Two reclining chairs on a minisuite balcony were calling dave.s and his wife’s names when […]

Member Review of the Week: The Cruise That Keeps on Giving

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member coba57’s recent Mexican Riviera cruise aboard Norwegian Star. Overall Impression: Mazatlan was back on the itinerary. So coba57 and his wife couldn’t pass up the […]

Member Review of the Week: Honeymooning in the Southern Caribbean

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member Lil_One’s recent Southern Caribbean cruise aboard Carnival Sunshine. Overall Impression: Beach sunsets and room service on the balcony were just a couple of the memories […]

Member Review of the Week: Feeling Adventurous

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member flydc‘s recent cruise to the Galapagos Islands aboard Silversea Cruises’ Silver Galapagos. Overall Impression: Trading Bvlgari linens and shoreside caviar outings for eco-friendly amenities and […]

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