Member Review of the Week: A First-Time Splurge

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member hikerbiker31‘s recent cruise to the Alaska aboard Coral Princess. Overall Impression: Cruiser hikerbiker31 decided to go all out on their first cruise, booking a [...]

Member Review of the Week: Comparing the Sisters

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member polkadots‘s recent cruise to the Eastern Caribbean aboard Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas. Overall Impression: Applying everything they knew about last year’s [...]

Member Review of the Week: Lost in Paradise

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member WorldTravlerx2‘s recent cruise to the Western Caribbean aboard Carnival Paradise. Overall Impression: WorldTravlerx2, her husband and a group of friends were all in [...]

Member Review of the Week: Keepin’ it Classy

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member Viva_la_Vida‘s recent cruise to Bermuda aboard Celebrity Summit. Overall Impression: Going from a Solstice-class ship to a Millennium-class ship for her recent Celebrity [...]

Member Review of the Week: A Magical Surprise

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member sunnyinchagrin‘s recent transatlantic cruise aboard Disney Magic. Overall Impression: Slightly skeptical about spending so much time at sea, sunnyinchagrin was proven wrong after [...]

A Change of Plans Becomes a Blessing in Disguise

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member akacake‘ recent cruise to Alaska aboard Holland America’s Zaandam. Overall Impression: Pacific Northwest natives akacake and her husband were excited to escape the [...]

A Cruise Worth Repeating

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member cricketts‘ recent cruise to the Western Caribbean aboard Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas. Overall Impression: Navigator of the Seas felt like the [...]

An Elite Journey Aboard Celebrity Silhouette

The itinerary – which included first-time visits to Gibraltar, Sardinia, Sicily and Naples – first drew history buff and Cruise Critic member teecee60 to his transatlantic cruise aboard Celebrity Silhouette. A Celebrity regular, he was also looking forward to his first sailing as an Elite member.

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