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  • MSC Preziosa, MSC's biggest, splashiest ever, debuted in 2013
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203 MSC First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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08/14
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
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

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This was our first ever cruise and as a repositioning cruise, it was very reasonably priced. When we booked, there were ... Read more
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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
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

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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
As 1st time cruisers, we were very hessitant, knowing that the majority of North American cruisers are more interested ... Read more
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

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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
First Time Cruise, booked 9 months beforehand..MSC themselves have no valid cust service dept for individuals in the ... Read more

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No complaints about this cruise on MSC Opera, think the negative reviews have been done by cruise snobs!!!. I have ... Read more
08/13
This was our 1st time on a cruise having spent 2 wonderful days in Venice. The day of embarkation was not pleasant, ... Read more
I chose this as a first cruise mainly on the price - it was relatively cheap and seemed to offer the things I wanted. ... Read more
08/13
There were seven of us, five on our first cruise, two previously cruised Alaska. 5 Canadians (ages 65. 64. 33, 33 and ... Read more
07/13
Hi all,  I booked this cruise for me and my family and extended family last September after much debate. This was ... Read more

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