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73 Cruise & Maritime Voyages First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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DavidOrr
1 Review
Member Since 2015
In the early stages of our cruise, we had a significant change of port time ashore in both Stornoway and Torshavn. ... Read more
lindamy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Had a lovely time on the Magellan sailing to Amsterdam and Antwerp, a very nice ship.. Very good prices in the bars, ... Read more
romilly321
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Recently returned from our first sea cruise on Cruise and Maritime ship Azores to the Fjords. The journey to the docks ... Read more
maggiealdred
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise, so we were not sure what to expect. The check-in procedure was smooth and once we were on ... Read more
acemanuk
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We and our friends thought we would try a cruise so first time apprehension we sailed from Avonmouth Bristol to Norway ... Read more
avrilsalter
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Our first cruise & our expectations were more than exceeded. I loved the Marco Polo. The service was exceptional. ... Read more
Keska
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I boarded the Megallan in Dundee and our cruise finished in Newcastle. Boarding was very easy and quick, leaving was ... Read more
PDBCDB
1 Review
Member Since 2015
WE have never cruised before but were delighted with the whole package from CMV on their new ship Magellan. ... Read more
lenburgess@uwclub.net
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We are first time cruisers so didn't have a bench mark to compare, however after speaking to other guests we realised ... Read more
Bishopsdown
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Eclipse and Northern Lights cruise. Bad start as embarkation involved a long queue, despite being told that it would be ... Read more
CiCerrus
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I was just having a look at the reviews of the Astor and for the first time in my life had an urge to spend the time ... Read more
a knights
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I would like to say that this was our first sea cruise so not sure what to judge against. I would like to say that the ... Read more
Jenny Smart
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise "a test" to see if we would enjoy cruising prior to booking overseas. We sailed from ... Read more
PadreRay
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
We arrived at Tilbury and the cruise terminal was busy, but the embarkation process was basically orderly, but not as ... Read more
andrews14
1 Review
Member Since 2014
This was our first cruise chosen for its interesting itinerary, the highlight being two days in St Petersburg. We ... Read more
slimboyfat51
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We have just returned from the Northern Lights cruise and were extremely lucky to have an excellent view of them. This ... Read more
DaveinWhales
1 Review
Member Since 2013
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This was our first cruise and many commented that we had certainly jumped in at the deep end, however, we were not ... Read more
pugwash 13
1 Review
Member Since 2014
our first ever cruise .. for a retirement treat and covering both Christmas and New Year heading for the some winter ... Read more
boblint
1 Review
Member Since 2014
This cruise left Tilbury knowing that gales were forcast in the English Channel and The Bay of Biscay.The reckless ... Read more
Freeway123
1 Review
Member Since 2013
I booked this as a birthday present for my partner for his 60th when the Ship was docked at Tilbury and what a terrible ... Read more
AlcalaCruisers
1 Review
Member Since 2013
We are first-time cruisers and this adventure surpassed all our expectations. We researched the cruise thoroughly in ... Read more
JanieMac
1 Review
Member Since 2013
My husband and I were attracted to this cruise for two reasons; firstly it left from Leith and secondly it was going to ... Read more
a_virks
1 Review
Member Since 2013
I came across this cruise on the Guardian website and was immediately taken by the itinerary (Faroes and the Western ... Read more
padstowpaul
1 Review
Member Since 2013
We were a little apprehensive before we left. A forty year old ship, not sure. We needn't have worried.From the moment ... Read more
JannerMaid
1 Review
Member Since 2013
I have just returned from the Norwegian Fjords, aboard the "adults only" Marco Polo. End of April beginning of May, so ... Read more

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