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Tuasdad
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
8 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
For months we looked at reviews and wondered what our experience with NCL would be. There is something I saw a while back that summed it all up: There is no such thing as a bad cruise. Catastrophes aside, this is true. No matter the ... Read more
tammyjw305
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
146 forum posts
5 helpful votes
My husband and I (late 30’s) went on this trip without our kids, who were in school. We wanted a time when the kids would be in school, so their babysitter would get a break while they were in school. I also only counted 11 kids on ... Read more
ricearoni161
Member Since 2014
1 review
28 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
I booked the cruise after finding a good deal about 9 months ahead. Waiting was excrutiating! Here are my cruise on the Norwegian Sun. Ship Info - This is an older ship due to dry dock in 2016 for much needed updates. You could see ... Read more
Tahoelovers
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
We flew to Seattle a day before our cruise to avoid any flight delay issues. Four of the five of us had cruising experience with one rookie in the group! The embarkation process ran smoothly for the most part; however, we were told by ... Read more
goldenpup
Member Since 2005
1 review
77 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
The NCL Pilot's Choice Glacier excursion in Juneau was awesome, well worth the price. Would do it again! Ships that docked in the morning due to weather had this excursion cancelled, we docked later in the day and our excursion was able ... Read more

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gmarks6870@yahoo.com
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2015
This cruise was all i had expected and more. My husband uses a wheelchair and not only did the staff do a lot to make him comfortable, they helped him whenever they saw the need. I cannot say enough about the crew and their cheerfulness ... Read more
richard k
Member Since 2006
1 review
74 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Of the cruises we have taken, this was the most enjoyable. The staff on the Pearl knew how to provide wonderful customer service from the moment we boarded the ship to disembarkation. We were fortunate to have a suite which admittedly ... Read more
rickc5
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
6 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We sailed on the Jewel on 9/5/15 from Seattle to Alaska & back. We had one of the Haven suites (14014) and really loved the suite and all the perks that come with staying in the Haven. The suite was large (2 big rooms), comfortable, ... Read more
Imapc.braniff
Member Since 2015
1 review
6 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
Our favorite excursion was the panning for gold, it was fun and all of our group had a blast. First complaint was the billing for drinks even though we had UBP it was a MESS finally resorted to tipping with cash only just so I could ... Read more
Carollee71
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
This was my boyfriend's first cruise, and I think my 5th, and neither one of us were disappointed! Since we were traveling all the way from New York, we arrived a day early and took in the sights of Seattle. I recommend this if you are ... Read more

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MonaMonkey
Member Since 2015
1 review
77 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2015
Our first cruise was 14 years ago (we took a break to do some RVing instead).... a common phrase uttered during our week on the Jewel was 'why did we take so long to get back to cruising?' We met some great people (via the Cruise ... Read more
DonnaMyers821
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2015
We were a group of 19, some staying in the luxurious haven suite. They were waited on hand and foot by smiling, English speaking attendants. But I found the bulk of the staff were robotic and not truly welcoming. They'd say yes ma'am ... Read more
TravellingManCritic
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
14 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
The cruise was fun, the ports of call and excursions were great, and the on board entertainment was surprisingly good. The food varied from very good to excellent, but the service in the main dining rooms was very slow. Our principal ... Read more
CruiseControl!
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed August 2015
Here are the hits of the Norwegian version of the Alaska cruise. The boarding process is smooth and organized. This particular trip there was a long wait at customs to enter ship, however this was due to US Custom computer problems. ... Read more
ghaywardg@yahoo.com
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
We really enjoyed our first cruise. The ship had plenty of options for dining and lounging. The food selection was always good and the servers were friendly and attentive. Our excursions were all great but the Four Glacier Helicopter ... Read more

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latifeh
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
I travel over 10 times a year & My recent trip with cruise was like putting wheels under my Apartment and taking me to one of the most beautiful natures & places in the world. So convenient, fun & relaxing. The best ... Read more
Jenn1208
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This wasn't our first cruise so we know what's expected. After doing some research online about cruise lines, boyfriend and I ended up booking a last minute cruise to Alaska. We actually drove from Los Angeles to Seattle, quite a drive we ... Read more
norazolna
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
We have cruised numerous time but this was our first time with Norwegian. Great cabin, spacious and very large bathroom. Beautiful, clean ship. Unfortunately, a lot of the Staff gave wrong answers to questions. Evening shows in the ... Read more
vickiaj1961
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
We had a wonderful time on our 7 day Alskan Cruise. The service on the ship was amazing. Everything from the the room, dining rooms, bartenders and the entire staff of the ship went out of their way to ensure that everyone had a great ... Read more
Paintman
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Pearl crew did a great job in making this our best cruise. The Glacier trip was a wonderful experience on this clear sunny day as the Capitan turned the ship around slowly 3 times so everyone could get a good look as large chunks of ... Read more

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mmp123
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
Our Family (of 4 - 3 Adults 1 chikd) just traveled to Alaska by NCL Pearl. We are from India. Except me, all the other (3) family members are vegetarians (Pure Vegetarians) ..We were worried about the food on-board before our trip...Let ... Read more
JohnAllums
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We (2 couples, 2 balcony rooms) flew into Seattle on Sunday, August 30, 2015, arriving at noon. It was bad luck our American airlines flight baggage collection area was as far away from the shuttle bus as it could possibly be, but ... Read more
JamesCA
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
First cruise from a young couple from California, If you are thinking of choosing to vacation on a cruise after looking at the offers be sure to at least have 2x the budget you expected to spend. We had balcony rooms that were supposed ... Read more
Skipjo
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
With this being my first cruise, I found it to be a wonderful experience. I had a balcony room with adjoining room with friends. Was very organized on checking into the ship. Many activities on the ship daily that I never did too many. All ... Read more
sherrieg
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
What was awesome The band Next a Stage - fantastic and Jerome was awesome guitarist. Cirque du solei - bijou-amazing The service from Roy - after many servers he finally told us about the buckets of beer and bottle of wine deals. ... Read more

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