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Big Green
5 reviews
Sailed March 2008
A terrific cruise -- we boarded in New orleans after three days of New Orleans fun--Boarding was painless -- we were on the ship by 12 noon-- dropped our luggage at our suite and went to Windows for lunch. From that point on the service ... Read more
lowbrow
1 review
Cruise Itinerary: March 30 - April 13, 2008 Roatan, Honduras; Santo Tomas, Guatemala; Belize City, Belize; Aruba; Curacao; St. Thomas; Samana, Dominican Republic Background: My husband and I went on this cruise. We are 30. This was our ... Read more
sharknminnow
1 review
Sailed March 2008
My Review: We are in our mid 40's and this was our 7th cruise. We arrived in New Orleans the day before. we stayed at the Hampton inn & suites in the warehouse/convention center area. This was a lovely hotel. I loved the brick old ... Read more
EddieZ2000
Member Since 2007
1 review
38 forum posts
This was our family's second cruise with the prior being a 5 day Carnival Cruise. We drove to the day before cruising to enjoy what New Orleans had to offer... some shopping, trip to WW2 Museum, some cajun food and some night life. It ... Read more
kalliea
Member Since 2005
3 reviews
48 forum posts
Sailed March 2008
We have been cruising for years it is our favorite family vacation. I have cruised on RCCL, Carnival, Celebrity and NCL. I think this is my 14th cruise. This is our second NCL cruise, we sailed Hawaii onboard the Pride of America a few ... Read more

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csatlanta1
1 review
Sailed March 2008
This was my third cruise and my girlfriend's second cruise. We both cruised with Royal Caribbean in the past, and I've done one with Holland America. This time we brought her two daughters with us (ages 11 and 18). Keep in mind when ... Read more
dj swin
1 review
Sailed March 2008
Although this was our 1st cruise, we actually expected a lot less than what we got. Every aspect of this cruise was phenomenal. We arrived in New Orleans the night before the cruise and stayed with JW Marriott which is close to the port. ... Read more
SHM6
1 review
Sail Date - March 16, 2008 Our party consisted of 2 couples in their 40's with 8 teenagers.(Yes, you read that correctly.) We had 2 balcony rooms and 2 inside rooms on the 9th floor. We left out of the Port of NOLA. Very easy. Our kids had ... Read more
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Mr Mike
1 review
Sailed March 2008
This was our third cruise, the first on NCL. We traveled with two other couples, 1 first timer couple and 1 not first timer couple. We arrived in New Orleans on the Friday before the cruise and spent most of Saturday eating our way through ... Read more
Kansas Traveler
1 review
I booked our cruise online last November. About a month ago I started looking for reviews in anticipation of our journey. What I read scared me to death so I entered this vacation expecting the absolute worst and had prepared my family for ... Read more

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EasyGoer
Member Since 2008
1 review
Sailed March 2008
Let me start by stating up front that I am a first time cruiser. I'm from the midwest, very easy to please. We traveled over Spring Break and we took our kids (12 & 16). We also arranged the trip with other families who all could be ... Read more
Tidecruiser
1 review
Sailed March 2008
Spirit 3/16 Review Background This is my 16th cruise, with a variety of cruise lines. I haven't found a cruise that I didn't like yet. There are always items that I think can be done better on every cruise line. I am 41 years old and ... Read more
abchavez
1 review
Sailed March 2008
We drove to New Orleans, so no flight horror stories. We stayed one night before the cruise. Perhaps it was just the busy "Spring break" time of the year, but we had a difficult time finding a hotel. We could not find anything inside the ... Read more
ssolomon56
Member Since 2005
3 reviews
373 forum posts
Background Information ~ My DH and I are in our 50s, and we discovered cruising in 2000, this was our 28th cruise. Clearly, we've discovered our favorite mode of travel! We've experienced most of the major cruiselines several times ... Read more
cvanhorn
Member Since 2002
2 reviews
2,094 forum posts
Sailed March 2008
Drove to New Orleans from Kansas March 7&8. Drove to the Erato street port about 10:30 on the 9th. Missed the entrance to the parking garage and ended up where the people were disembarking. A port policeman directed us forward and ... Read more

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Beth
Member Since 2000
7 reviews
1,205 forum post
Sailed March 2008
This was my second cruise, my first being Alaska with Holland America back in 2000. Overall, I was thrilled with my experience on the Norwegian Spirit and I would definitely consider traveling with them again. We embarked in New Orleans, ... Read more
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gloria_mz
2 reviews
Sailed March 2008
Well, this was our first cruise with Norwegian. We arrived at the Terminal about 12:30 pm. Embarkation was a breeze! The Staff on this Cruise were very, very nice. Our inside room was nice and the shower was suprisingly huge with a sliding ... Read more
sa7776
Member Since 2002
6 reviews
548 forum posts
Background: DH and I are both 50. We are experienced cruisers having sailed 31 times between us. We have sailed Carnival, RCCL, Premier, Commodore and Windjammer. This was our first NCL cruise. Embarkation Day: We live about 5 hours from ... Read more
nsb06751
Member Since 2006
9 reviews
1 forum post
About us, we are in our forties with 23 cruises between us. We chose this cruise because one of us had business in New Orleans and we thought we would tack on a cruise. I will try to be very brief in my descriptions. Pros: Wonderful, ... Read more
Gator 1992
Member Since 2008
1 review
Sailed February 2008
I could have not asked for a better way to spend my 40th birthday. My partner and I went on this cruise with our best friends. This was our first cruise so I went into this not know what to expect and with an open mind. My best friends had ... Read more

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luvmarley
Member Since 2006
1 review
58 forum posts
Background information: My sister and I were traveling together without our husbands. This was my fifth cruise and second on NCL. I have cruised Carnival, Disney and Premier in the past. I sailed on the POH in August 2006. This was my ... Read more
jgroce
Member Since 2008
1 review
We sailed on the Norwegian Spirit last week, destination, western Caribbean. Having never sailed this cruise line before, we were excited about the new experience. Were we ever in for a surprise. The embarkation process went smoothly, no ... Read more
JP2001
4 reviews
I had a great vacation and will give you my impressions for different aspects. Every section of my review will include my overall impression and then I'll go into detail. If you want the long story short, just read the first sentence or ... Read more
Caribdiver
11 reviews
Sailed February 2008
Overall we had a great time, and felt this cruise was an excellent value. The Spirit may not be a newer mega-ship but is well-run and fairly well-maintained. We were dubious about the "Freestyle" concept, but now we are believers; it ... Read more
tropicaltammy
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
80 forum posts
We are a family of 4 - DH, DS12, DS15, and myself, from Ovid, Colorado. Sailing out on New Orleans was an added bonus to the cruise. We had no idea we had booked the cruise in the middle of Mardi Gras. We arrived in NOLA at 10:30 pm ... Read more

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