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6,428 First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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3,921
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1,278
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544
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328
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211
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Fiji Princess

88% Loved It
Pacific Sandy
We have just completed the 7 day Yasawa Islands cruise on ...
Ozbraids
This was our first Cruise, and we boarded with some ...

River Duchess

88% Loved It
HamiltonLovebirds
My husband and I are first time European river cruisers. We ...
luvtotravel22
A friend and I went on our first river cruise in April ...

Celebrity Eclipse

88% Loved It
Jahed
It was our first Celebrity Cruise, we were looking forward ...
lucyliz
This was our first ever cruise. As 28 and 29 year olds we ...

Viking Torgil

88% Loved It
Lilycraik
Hotel in Lisbon was very comfortable and the Viking staff ...

River Empress

88% Loved It
marydaumeyer
We had never been on a River Cruise, just Ocean cruises. ...
Meldleisure
The holiday of a lifetime was how I would describe our ...

Azamara Quest

87% Loved It
Smaragd Flyer
This was our first cruise and it blew us away! From the ...
leggokid
We were on the Azamara Quest sailing from Istanbul on Sept. ...

Crystal Serenity

87% Loved It
wine-wine-wine
As avid independent travelers, my wife and I never thought ...
greynolds
My wife and I have always had a stereotypical opinion of ...

Viking Emerald

87% Loved It
juliesaddiction
First of all, this was not my choice of trips, it was my ...
sissabagrama
We have just returned from the Apr. 4th Imperial Jewels in ...

Viking Freya

87% Loved It
PatrickCW
The cruise was wonderful! I would highly recommend ...
PrestonPfeiffer
After taking several "ocean cruises" we were ...

AmaLyra

87% Loved It
Tucson Traveler
I just returned from sailing on the Amalyra, Europe's ...

Ocean Princess

87% Loved It
gordon.love3@bigpond.com
First I would like to put our review in context, we are ...

Viking Var

87% Loved It
Jennyjane
I went on the romantic Danube cruise on the Viking Var with ...

Sagitta

87% Loved It
JonahLisa
We just returned from the Sagitta's 6-night cruise that ...
blboo
We just returned from a 7 day 6 night cruise (June 7 ...

Celebrity Reflection

86% Loved It
Lakeshore Cruiser
My wife and I just returned from the 11-day E. ...
flying squad
The ship is wonderful. It is everything you would expect of ...

AmaCerto

86% Loved It
willden
Our first river cruise on the delightful AmaWaterways ...

River Victoria

86% Loved It
toomuchriver
This was our first cruise with Uniworld  our ...

Trollfjord

86% Loved It
pdmaley
When I first booked this 'expedition ship/coastal ferry' I ...
PTimo
Just back from a cruise up the coast of Norway from Bergen ...

Azamara Journey

86% Loved It
Wasimbari
As first time cruisers we had no idea what to expect or how ...
Lambretta
This was our first cruise and was a 50th birthday present ...

Disney Dream

85% Loved It
Missyl670
Disney knows what they're doing! My husband and I cruised ...
Nita Fay Holliday
I have noticed that people like to complain just to ...

Viking Pride

85% Loved It
senior12
My wife lived in South America when she was young, her ...
Papito01
15 days, started in Amsterdam and ended in Budapest. All in ...

AmaLegro

85% Loved It
Verotogo
This was our first river cruise and we had a great ...
pronck
For our first river cruise, AmaWaterways set the standard ...

Paul Gauguin

85% Loved It
RaynJen
The cruise was incredible. We were able to visit 6 islands ...
pteet1
My husband and I have never cruised before as my husband is ...

Mariner of the Seas

85% Loved It
Invigo79
This is my first cruise with Royal Caribbean. We travel in ...
Cairns Cruisers
Back from our very first cruise.As I have nothing to ...

Crystal Symphony

85% Loved It
Jayoh
This was my sixth Crystal cruise and my fifth on Crystal ...
Crowboy9
When we told fellow passengers that it was our first cruise ...

Freedom of the Seas

85% Loved It
TXdirt
Where to start. First, the boarding process, while the ...
Decimotox
We booked this cruise in late January. It was a whole ...

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