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Nearly 10 years old, Norwegian Jewel has definitely lost some of its luster. But a new pub, computerized photo gallery and some funky digital signage added during a 2014 dry dock give the ship a touch of ...
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09/14
We had a group of 4 cruised with NCL Jewel before Xmas last year. Since this is our first time, there is no reference ... Read more
This was our first cruise and nothing like expected. It was all so noisy with Americans hootin' and hollerin' from ... Read more
FANTASTIC!!! weims4life
09/14
This was our first cruise and our first time visiting Alaska. Norwegian Cruise Lines and specifically the Norwegian ... Read more
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09/14
I was pleasantly surprised with our choice of travel this year, not because of the destination, but because the cruise ... Read more
NCL Jewel to Alaska goingfunplaces1
08/14
Four of us were on the NCL Jewel to Alaska from Seattle August 16-23. It was a fantastic experience and our weather was ... Read more

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Group of 10 Suroco29
08/14
This was our 6th cruise and our first on Norwegian. The Jewel allows too much smoking. The casino was a smokers ... Read more
2nd Alaskan Cruise DocBillyBob
08/14
I have been taking cruise vacations for over twenty years and have come to the conclusion that there is no all-in-one ... Read more
From the moment we arrived at the terminal in Seattle, everything was terrific! After a little paperwork and processing ... Read more
I had only been on one other cruise, to the Caribbean with Celebrity, so wasn't sure what to expect with NCL. I was ... Read more
Better than expected! worldtraveler106
08/14
I title my review "better than expected" because after reading some of the recent reviews of the Jewel before I ... Read more

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This was my 11th cruise, and my first (and probably last) cruise with Norwegian. I have heard that the Norwegian Pearl ... Read more
* The Jewel: Not that old of a ship, but seems a bit old/dated. Caribbean colors & theme throughout (sails there in ... Read more
Very Disappointing arianatravel
07/14
This cruise was our only summer vacation; and we were all very excited for this prime destination and for some quality ... Read more
We got back from NCL jewel 7 day cruise to Alaska. June 28 - July 5.  We had 2 rooms. 3 kids and MIL, DW and ... Read more
07/14
We recently traveled in a party of 15 on the Jewel to Alaska, with members of our party ranging in age from 4 to 76. ... Read more

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After having been on European, Mexican Riviera, Caribbean and Bahamas cruises, an Alaskan cruise was one we have yet to ... Read more
07/14
First the Ship. The Jewel is a nice ship with some recent additions including a Humidor room, Sheehan's Bar and Grill, ... Read more
Amazing Alaska! Doggonerebel
07/14
Even though my husband had 28 years of sailing experience, he had never been on a cruise. We were very pleased with the ... Read more
Gorgeous, spectacular and breathtaking only begin to describe the sights and sounds from this cruise. My husband and I, ... Read more
General Comments CHIKEMAZI
07/14
I really enjoyed meeting several crew members of whom I left comment cards and specifically those Sales Associates in ... Read more

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Mixed bag mikewf007@yahoo.com
07/14
Just back from our cruise jun 27-jul 5 to Alaska from Seattle and the survey said "mixed results". The good; Our ... Read more
I have cruises a couple of times in the past (both times on Royal Caribbean), so I am not brand new to cruising. If ... Read more
If you like food, even a little bit, I advise against travelling on the Norwegian Jewel (and by extension, the entire ... Read more
Embarkation: Was a breeze. Shortly after checking in we were escorted to lunch. After lunch and a quick self guided ... Read more
We are a early 60's couple who booked the Panama Canal cruise for the third time. This time my mother, who just turned ... Read more

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