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A unique experience on a small and friendly ship by andrews14

This was our first cruise chosen for its interesting itinerary, the highlight being two days in ... continue

Marco Polo 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
First Time Cruise by abmack

This was our first cruise and we chose Thomson Dream for two reasons i.e. it was a small ship ... continue

Thomson Dream 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Queen Isabel in Portugal by bunnsie

Cabin is small but set up with plenty of storage suitcases fit under the bed and you can access ... continue

Queen Isabel 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Fabulous by zumbafan

We had a party of 8 for this cruise--6 coming from the Philadelphia area and 2 from Portland. We ... continue

Carnival Miracle 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Unimpressed first time cruiser - horrible bed, noise issues by gdbear65

Check-in is a very cumbersome process. There are numerous steps to complete prior to boarding ... continue

Bahamas Celebration 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Listen to the critics and AVOID this Cruise Line!!! by cruisinfan1234

My girlfriend and I were so excited to embark on our first journey with Elation. We had never ... continue

Carnival Elation 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
HAL's Oosterdam to Alaska by debkaysmith

We are seasoned cruisers with 20+ cruises under our respective belts, both in our mid-50's. We ... continue

Oosterdam 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
First time (and probably last time) cruiser by joyrun

We probably would have been happier on a smaller ship with less passengers, and a slightly ... continue

Celebrity Silhouette 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Informative MSC FANTASIA review. by USN6390

I was a first time cruiser from the USA that lives in Spain. I will start off by stating that ... continue

MSC Fantasia 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Rookie Review by myowngrandpaw

Reading this review keep in mind, this was our first cruise and we have no other cruises to ... continue

Norwegian Getaway 06/14 Not Rated
Good Value; Good Time by jcrosby906

We sailed with our 18 yr old daughter and her friend to celebrate their high school graduations. ... continue

Majesty of the Seas 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fantastic! by Borisnbridget

I must say after reading some of these reviews, we were more than a little bit worried about ... continue

Queen Victoria 06/14 5+ out of 5+
A Wonderful Way to Spend a Vacation! by deeter007

This was the first cruise that either my husband or I have ever been on. After booking the trip ... continue

Diamant 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Never Again by ckrken

This was my Bucket List after 35 years of marriage and raising 6 children, it was my time for ... continue

Pacific Dawn 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
I Expected Better by Hard Rain

This was our first cruise and many of our friends said we'd love it. While we really enjoyed our ... continue

Ruby Princess 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
Best First Cruise by meizee

As a teenager, I felt there was always something to do. Without the interactive directories by ... continue

Allure of the Seas 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
First Time Cruisers by periwinkle7

My boyfriend and I went on our first cruise and decided to sail with Royal Caribbean. We read ... continue

Enchantment of the Seas 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Nice but not the best by bearette

My husband an I live near so we did this as a romantic getaway. The longest time away from our ... continue

Carnival Imagination 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
by jenniefriend

I am very disappointed in this, my first (and last) Cruise. I was mistakenly confident, when ... continue

Ventura 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Excellent first family cruise! by MrCrit

This was part two of our vacation. We stayed at Orange Lake Resort in Kissimee prior to our ... continue

Enchantment of the Seas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Great 1st Cruise Experience! by E Metcalfe

My family just returned from a five night cruise on the Fantasy. This was our first cruise, and ... continue

Carnival Fantasy 06/14 5+ out of 5+
AWESOME Family Cruise!! by SLONorthCarolina

My family, two adults and 3 kids (age 9, 11, and 13), took our first cruise together. My husband ... continue

Carnival Fantasy 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Good cruise by ali6879

We are me, my husband, and my daughter who is 17. We have cruised Carnival more than a few times ... continue

Carnival Freedom 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
First Time Cruiser - Mixed Emotions by bclinton

I have mixed emotions. First of all this was our first cruise ever. My wife and I along with my ... continue

Norwegian Pearl 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
The Good the Bad and the Ugly by Pyer

This was our 1st Cruise chosen for the ports of call-Puglia,Greece,Turkey (Istanbul) and ending ... continue

MSC Preziosa 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
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