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6,644 First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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4,027
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1,334
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573
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342
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222
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Radiance of the Seas

82% Loved It
Scully73
We were very excited about this cruise. My husband had ...
sexylegend8
Our holiday began one day prior, stayed at the Holiday Inn, ...

Viking Truvor

82% Loved It
gaptooth
The Moscow to St Petersburg Cruise on Viking Kirov [now ...
jennifer
Our cabin was a good size and the bed was comfortable; ...

Scenic Emerald

82% Loved It
Dr R I (Bob) Tricker
The cruise Having done six sea cruises in various parts ...
alfieonthebeach
My husband and I booked our once in a lifetime cruise which ...

Splendour of the Seas

82% Loved It
pwhedd
Just back from a 6 night cruise on Royal Caribbeans ...
ray6867
Our experience with Royal Caribbean and the Splendour of ...

Wind Surf

82% Loved It
xmonkberry
My wife and I just completed an 8 day 7 night cruise on ...
Yakidad
Our first cruise was an absolute dream. The Wind Surf ...

Marina

82% Loved It
Tsunami74
We booked this cruise almost a year in advance to celebrate ...
Will S
This was our first cruise. We travelled for more than 30 ...

Celebrity Summit

82% Loved It
TravelInkedDuo
Here is our review of what Celebrity has painted for us on ...
CruisingChick
This was our 20th Celebrity cruise, we are Elite Plus ...

Diamond Princess

82% Loved It
thistledoo
This report is a review of our first cruise. We ...
chrysti_scallywag
We're a young couple on our first cruise and we went with ...

Viking Idi

81% Loved It
Sharbot
We sailed on the Rhine River from Amsterdam to Basel on the ...
30th anniversary cruisers
Great guides at each of the tours. Beautiful scenery and ...

Carnival Valor

81% Loved It
Newfie and a Yank
This was our first cruise ever celebrating our 30th ...
SweetMermaid
My husband, son, his friends, and I have just returned from ...

Viking Prestige

81% Loved It
joeblow23
We had an excellent time on our cruise. Viking does a great ...
poohstix
This was our first cruise of any type. We arrived when ...

Carnival Legend

81% Loved It
missym69
Once aboard everything was wonderful. Dining experiences, ...
maddog19
Never done a cruise and generally wouldn’t consider ...

AmaCello

81% Loved It
Aussie Teen
We boarded the Amacello in Amsterdam for the first leg of ...
Moandjc
Our initial river cruise and what a delight. The ship is ...

Eurodam

81% Loved It
melmul
We had a great week aboard the Eurodam! Loved our deluxe ...
Govhack
By way of background, we are in our early 70s and have ...

Navigator of the Seas

81% Loved It
Appydoo
Our stateroom attendant was Awesome!!! The dining room ...
mbarnes27
Just as a quick bit of background about who I am so you ...

Carnival Miracle

81% Loved It
DesignedMyLife
I planned this trip for my mother's birthday and Mother's ...
Sdfun111
This was my first cruise. Overall I had a great time and ...

Enchantment of the Seas

80% Loved It
Armous
This was my first cruise so I did not know what to expect ...
MRSABS31
I booked this cruise in Feb to celebrate my husband's ...

Nieuw Amsterdam

80% Loved It
bonjour_blondie
We’re a British couple in our very late twenties. ...
cowes 20
1 Don't expect the ship's design and décor to ...

Swiss Sapphire

80% Loved It
Mike073
This was my second trip with Tauck and my wife's third. ...

Zenith

80% Loved It
Marcon1
This was our first cruise. Embarking from our own country ...

S.S. Legacy

80% Loved It
commanderhugh
This Historic Cruise was made memorable by the expertise ...

Scenic Pearl

80% Loved It
susan c
Just finished 15 days on Scenic Pearl, Basel to Amsterdam. ...

Travelmarvel Sapphire

80% Loved It
Ronald05
We won this cruise through the Daily Mail and not having ...
Ronald05
We would normally have embarked at Nurnberg but due to lock ...

Viking Atla

80% Loved It
branzburg
In many reviews, people tend to focus on the negative - the ...
DonnaJ47
Let's start off with the good stuff. This was a bucket list ...

ms Inspire

80% Loved It
rhctraveler
This was a great ship with great people. The staff was ...

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