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RedRadish
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
* The Jewel: Not that old of a ship, but seems a bit old/dated. Caribbean colors & theme throughout (sails there in winter) which didn't quite get us in the mindset for Alaska. One thing I really missed was a quiet, 'common' inside ... Read more
pbernard98
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We are experienced cruisers. We've been on the major lines, but this was the first on NCL. (Full disclosure, I sailed on the Norway many years ago.) The ship is new and bright with all the latest features. I really liked the Freestyle ... Read more
JTB5705
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We had looked forward to sailing on Norwegian's Breakaway since last year. New ship, new feature and it offered so much promise. Sadly, the hype doesn't live up to the reality. Food was mediocre at best. Never heard or experienced lobster ... Read more
Sailfish53
Member Since 2013
4 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I would like to start by stating the fact that I have done extensive world travel, but have only been on 12 cruises. Just wanted to get that out there to inform you I'm very familiar with world travel and services of all walks of travel in ... Read more
David Dougherty
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2013
My wife and I are both seniors 60-564 years old. This cruise was to celebrate her 60th Birthday and retirement as well as our 40th anniversary. We never took a real honeymoon and have always wanted to have gone there.We looked at cruise ... Read more

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Ccboltie
Member Since 2013
1 review
51 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Exotic Western Carribean. NCL Dawn Cruisers: Ccboltie (52) and DD Katie (22) Day 1 After waking up in the middle of the night due to daylight savings time, we landed in Tampa at 9 am. We took a taxi to the port and were able to ... Read more
lilirishstar
Member Since 2010
1 review
18 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Pearl (and her staff) was Awesome (Mar 18th to 25th) The ship and crew- We took the seven day cruise out of Miami to Western Caribbean and loved it. The ship was very festive, clean and up to date which made for a perfect week. Our ... Read more
MichaelandNina
Member Since 2011
1 review
12 forum posts
0 helpful votes
So,I prepared with extra antibacterial soap, Dramamine, cruise insurance, info on excursions prices, and due to a previous CC review where they claim there is smoking every where I brought a bulky air purifier. I have asthma and allergies. ... Read more
mbleacher
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
Originally, I booked Israel. That would have been great. Then my wife packed up and left after 18 years of marriage. My GF didn't want to go to Israel, so I changed to the Panama Canal with NCL. I had never been on NCL before, but I ... Read more
onceisenough
Member Since 2011
1 review
78 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My husband and I just returned from a 7 day Pride of America cruise in the Hawaiian Islands. This was a trip I planned for 25 years. In 1986 I flew into Honolulu with anticipation of visiting 4 islands in 2 weeks. Unfortunately, I was ... Read more

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Ken
Member Since 2000
6 reviews
307 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
My wife and I are not habitual cruisers although we have 4 previous holidays with 4 different companies. We booked this cruise out of New Orleans because we wanted a few days staying there prior to sailing. We joined the queue to ... Read more
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davjbest
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
We chose this cruise because it left from our home port of Tampa and had stops at four ports. First impression was not good as we had to wait to check on to boat for two hours. Once on board the first thing I noticed when getting to ... Read more
hippie7love
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
142 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
After reading reviews, i was a little nervous about entertainment and customer service aboard this ship. I was gladly mistaken! Customer service was great! The staff, no matter what rank, would have conversations with the fellow cruisers. ... Read more
snorkelgirlca
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
655 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
I received a promotional invite from Caesar's Palace for a "free" trip on either the Epic or the Jade. Since it was his big birthday, my H choose the Epic because his grandparents came from Italy. Free ended up costing me $500 USD ... Read more
PhillyCruiserGrl
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We took a cruise to the Western Caribbean on the Norwegian Spirit ~ really disappointed in the level of service and on board entertainment. Maybe I am spoiled as I cruised on the Epic last year (as my first cruise)where the entertainment ... Read more

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Danlee7
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
This was a disappointing cruise in many ways. However, to be fair, I will mention the good points first. Embarkation was easy and uneventful. The cabin we booked was a mid-ship balcony and it was very nice and I thought spacious. The ... Read more
JohnSRoach
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2011
This was a lovely cruise from NYC to Bermuda. My tips are: Not every extra fee restaurant was better than the free dining options but at the same time I was not ONCE disappointed or regretful I spent the extra couple of bucks. Well ... Read more
Prism
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
153 forum posts
0 helpful votes
NCL has a new theme- "I want to be your vacation hero." While we never thought we'd need a "hero," when Air Canada lost our luggage, the folks at NCL (who had no responsibility for this loss) turned out to be the heroes we needed. Here's ... Read more
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jackson2000
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2011
This was the 13th cruise for my husband and I. We have cruised on Carnival, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Princess and Holland America. I cruises include the western Caribbean, southern Caribbean, Hawaii and Alaska. This was our third Alaska ... Read more
RDELAG
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
NCL PEARL - Dec. 09 (Eastern Caribbean) We went to our honeymoon to the incredible NCL Pearl. It´s our first cruise and definitely our way to cruise. We loved freestyle cruising. We decided when to eat, when to sleep, when to visit ... Read more

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cmb069
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2009
First and foremost I want to talk about the excursions. I would say don't book with the ship because it's overpriced and you'll sit on a bus with 100 other people and be on their schedule. Booking a private tour offers flexibility and ... Read more
cdavis829
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2009
My wife and I were traveling with another couple. We stayed at the Confortel Barcelona Hotel the night before the 7 day cruise and also the night after the cruise ended. The room was clean but looked more like a dorm room than a hotel ... Read more
Kutie16
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
After months of researching vacation options for my spouse and I, we decided to try cruising with NCL's Pride of America. First off I should state that this was the first cruise we have ever been on and that our ages are between 25-38. I ... Read more
rrt4kids
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was my second cruise on Pride of America, but it was a first for my sister and mom.  I began planning the trip from east Tennessee to Hawaii in January 2009, and the cruise was in April.  I had arranged to fly to Houston, ... Read more

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