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  • MSC Preziosa, MSC's biggest, splashiest ever, debuted in 2013
  • MSC Divina sails year-round from Miami
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210 MSC First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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5/14
Having read the negative reviews just one month before we sailed my partner and our two friends were a little ... Read more
5/14
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
5/14
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
5/14
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
5/14
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

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Great Experience Annetteceb
4/14
I was one of those people who NEVER was going to go on a cruise. A friend convinced me to go with her ... My ... Read more
We went in group of 5 people ranging from age 38 to 82. All of us had a blast on and off the ship. The boat: Never ... Read more
4/14
My husband & I booked a Mediterranean cruise along with my brother, his wife & 2 children the week of April 13, ... 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
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
4/14
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
2/14
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
2/14
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
1/14
We recently sailed on the MSC Opera from Durban, South Africa to The Portuguese Islands off the coast of Mozambique. ... Read more
Christmas Benkins
12/13
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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As 1st time cruisers, we were very hessitant, knowing that the majority of North American cruisers are more interested ... Read more
Great cruise treeder77
9/13
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
8/13
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
8/13
This was our first ever cruise and having read some awful reviews about MSC Armonia, I was dreading this but the price ... Read more

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