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The line between luxury and mainstream cruises might once have been distinct, but that's no longer the case. Cruise lines began to discover travelers didn't always fit squarely into one camp or another. Read more.
10 Best Luxury Cruise Ships
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13 Super Onboard Splurges
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10 Best Cruise Ship Suites
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Tahiti (Papeete) -> Moorea -> Tahaa -> Raiatea -> Raiatea -> Bora Bora -> Bora Bora -> Huahine
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Basel -> Breisach -> Strasbourg -> Speyer -> Cologne -> Amsterdam
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Seward -> Sitka -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Ketchikan -> Inside Passage (Cruising) -> Vancouver
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Munich -> Passau -> Linz (Salzburg) -> Vienna -> Vienna -> Budapest -> Budapest
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Our first ocean cruise - aboard Viking Star, the newest of the Viking fleet, and its first ocean ship. With only 900 passengers, it is one of the smallest, and certainly the most enjoyable holiday. Arriving in Rome, we were met by several Viking ... Read more
I am not one to write anything negative, but this really was a disappointment. Stateroom phenomenal, food good but not phenomenal. Service good but not like in the past. Exercise room fair -- no elypical was a complaint of many of us. We ... Read more
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Our cruise was Naturally Costa Rica. It's SO disappointing to look forward to a cruise, read about all of the wonderful places "only small ships can go", the "private yacht style", the outstanding service with that ... Read more
This is the first cruise I've been on in which it improved with each day. At first, I had misgivings & couldn't see any differences, but the overall service and attention to detail soon became apparent. The ship is beautifully decorated with ... Read more
First a disclaimer. I have enjoyed five cruises on the Paul Gauguin and wanted a fair comparison between PG and the recently refitted former Seabourn ships. I understood the key difference between the two - PG as totally all inclusive and the ... Read more
Star Breeze itsnowjoke
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It's not my goal to tear Windstar to pieces, but my latest cruise on the Star Breeze was somewhat bizarre and disappointing, given the fact that I was expecting a higher-end cruise. I'm a Diamond on Royal Caribbean, and have cruised all three of ... Read more
Having been picked up at the airport by Celebrity we had a room at Pan Pacific then joined the ship on Sunday 3rd Jan. The sail out was lovely and smooth and could not have been better. The staff were all friendly, I was even recognised by ... Read more
 
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