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  • MSC Preziosa, MSC's biggest, splashiest ever, debuted in 2013
  • MSC Divina sails year-round from Miami
  • Features the ship-within-a-ship Yacht Club concept
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184 MSC First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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I was a first time cruiser from the USA that lives in Spain. I will start off by stating that overall, this cruise and ... Read more
Never again Sara_P
06/14
This was the first and probably last cruise I will ever go on. When we got to our cabin only one of our bags was by the ... Read more
This was our 1st Cruise chosen for the ports of call-Puglia,Greece,Turkey (Istanbul) and ending in Dubrovnik ... Read more
06/14
Having read the negative reviews just one month before we sailed my partner and our two friends were a little ... Read more
MSC Divina - April 7 to 12 2014 - Miami/Cozumel - On the Blue, Inc. - Cruise to the Edge My wife and I have attended ... Read more

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06/14
Having read the reviews about this company and ship myself and my wife were worried, but from the embarkation our fears ... Read more
DONT USE MSC LINE caballero50
06/14
This was our first ever cruise and a 2 nigh "taster cruise", this has put us off cruising for ever. first two and a ... Read more
First Time Cruisers amandamabey
06/14
This was our very first cruise so we have nothing to compare to Embarkation was a bit chaotic,you were giving a number ... Read more
Happy Cruiser LJPJKJ
05/14
Our trip ended a week ago and we still have a smile on our faces from just thinking about the wonderful time we had on ... Read more
8 friends all sailed with the Opera on our first cruise experience ever, on April 21st from Durban to Portuguese ... Read more

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First of all we have spent time in some great locations all over the world mainly in 5 star hotels. We decided to try a ... Read more
Beautiful Ship but ........!!!!!!! anne.innes@currys.co.je
04/14
Just returned from our much anticipated first experience of cruising. Went with my husband on the occasion of my 60th ... Read more
This was our first ever cruise and as a repositioning cruise, it was very reasonably priced. When we booked, there were ... Read more
Not rated
03/14
My husband and i booked our first cruise to portugese islands for 3 nights on 28th Feb from Durban. This was a themed ... Read more
1st time cruisers Ann campbell
03/14
Found the ship so clean it was a pleasure to be on board cabin staff very attentive and staff in general all friendly ... Read more

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Sailed Feb.9 to 16th for the first ever cruise, lovely ship and cabin. the itinerary was absolutely perfect, enjoyed ... Read more
This was our first cruise on a ship. It was a local promotion which was really great value for money. My review is ... Read more
01/14
We recently sailed on the MSC Opera from Durban, South Africa to The Portuguese Islands off the coast of Mozambique. ... Read more
Christmas Benkins
01/14
My Wife and I decided to do a Cruise this Christmas to get away from it all. We flew to Dubai on the 20th December from ... Read more
The food is terrrible, it is luke warm and totally tasteless, I have never experienced anything like it, mass catering ... Read more

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Great cruise treeder77
10/13
This was our first cruise. I don't have any other cruise experience to compare our cruise to, but we were very ... Read more
Barcelona - Valencia - Tunisia - Rome - Genoa - Marseille - Barcelona As "first time cruisers" my wife & I were ... Read more
Phew! Lily dumpling
09/13
We needn't have worried :o) Whilst we felt that information on procedures on how and where to park/check in and ... Read more
The holiday of a lifetime perinnial dreamer
09/13
This was our first ever cruise and having read some awful reviews about MSC Armonia, I was dreading this but the price ... Read more
in short a wonderfull value for money. far better then the low score the ship gets in reviews the good: beautifull ... Read more

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