Wonderful Silver Cruise! 11/17/2013: Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review by !cocruising!
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Wonderful Silver Cruise! 11/17/2013
Destination: Western Caribbean
Embarkation: New Orleans
Embarkation and disembarkation was very smooth only issue was the pulling into the terminal which took us 1 hr to go around the block due to the convention and the cab driver making the wrong turn. Jewel is going to be dry docked to get a face lift next year. I loved the lay out of the garden cafe. Food was great. Variety was good too. we ate out only 1 night. Due to hurricane in Philippines, few of the employees were replace with new people. ALL THE staff was wonderful. Calling home from the ship was only $1.99 a minute - not bad, . My cabin More steward Mark called every body by their first name. How he remembered - god alone knows
NCL charges $25 if you loose their towel - like all the other cruise ships ( some charges up to $40 - absurd) so make sure you don't loose them.
Cab from the hotel near airport to the pier was $34 for 2 of us. Less
Cabin review: MA11574 Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony
Nice spacious cabin. Bath tub in the bathroom. However loud for my taste at night since it is right under splash academy for kids. Which is open till 10:30 at night.Read All Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony (MA) Reviews >>
Port and Shore Excursions
Best of Cozumel
I should have a beach trip. too dragging...........
Tikki Beach all Inclusive............. I wish I was still there. Water was AMAZING make sure water shoes and water Camera is taken. lots of sea urchins as well as all color fishes......
Dunn's River Falls
Amazing for somebody who is scared of heights and does not know how to swim. Would love to do it again. I wish there was more time to stop to take pictures.
This cruise exceeded our expec...
Small Ship - Great Crew - Love...