Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox
Member Reviews
Home > Member Reviews > ToddTodd's Port Reviews of Lisbon, Tenerife, Rio de Janeiro

ToddTodd's Port Reviews of Lisbon, Tenerife, Rio de Janeiro
Splendour of the Seas cruise in November 2010
Member Name: ToddTodd
Cruise Date: November 2010
Embarkation: Barcelona
Destination: Transatlantic
Member Review: ToddTodd's Splendour of the Seas Review
Port Rating: 4.0 out of 5+
The ship docks a bit out of town. However the hop on hop off bus was waiting right there. I'm so glad I didn't take any of the ship excursions. And, right across the street was a tram/train station. In Lisbon some of the city sights are actually further out, so the location, although not central is just fine.

An interesting town, compact with plenty to see, lots of walks, but very hilly. I especially enjoyed the Gulbenkian Museum.

More Lisbon Reviews Lisbon Port Profile Lisbon Forum   
Port Rating: 4.0 out of 5+
The ship docks right downtown. There is a free shuttle that takes you from the ship to the shore since there can be a few ships in town.

The town is OK, an interesting market and lots of shops. There is a tram that takes you right up to the small town of La Laguna. Don't take the ships excursion up here since the tram takes you right up there for a couple of Euros.

I rented a car from Anaga Car Rental. They are located just a block off the square. The daily rate for a 4 door with unlimited mileage was only $55 plus gas. There is so much to do on the island. We drove up to Mt. Teide. Absolutely wonderful! And, the drive back down the spine of the island was terrific.

More Tenerife Reviews Tenerife Port Profile Tenerife Forum   
Rio de Janeiro
Port Rating: 5.0 out of 5+
It's Rio! What more can you say?

More Rio de Janeiro Reviews Rio de Janeiro Port Profile Rio de Janeiro Forum   
You may also like to:

Read more Transatlantic Ports Reviews

Find Transatlantic Cruise Deals

Find Transatlantic Cruises

Talk with other members in the Transatlantic Forum
Write a cruise review!
About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add to your address book.

We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.