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Healthy Broker
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
our cruise of the Getaway was scheduled to leave Miami on 8.22.15 to the BVI's Tortolla, St Thomas, Nassau. But Danny changed our course to Nassau, Jamacia and Cozumel. We we grateful NCL found an alternative route and did not cancel. This ... Read more
Ken R.
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
When I boarded the ship on Sat., 8/8, I immediately noticed the lack of enthusiasm on the part of the employees. In the past, even if they had to "fake it to make it," there was a level of excitement about being boarding the ... Read more
thatb0yadamh
Member Since 2015
1 review
8 forum posts
1 helpful vote
For those in a rush, here is my quick summary. A full review will follow below: EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION - Crowded as expected, but a smooth process taking just under 2 hours from arrival at the port to reaching my stateroom. On the ... Read more
Sab kohli
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
I think the ship itself was wonderful. So clean and well maintained. All the staff were very responsive to our needs. The entertainment was spot on. The pool was smaller than I imagined and very salty - sometime too salty to bare. ... Read more
Frank C.
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My partner and I booked our 3rd Norwegian Cruise (but our first on the Epic) out of Barcelona in July 2015. I had heard about the EPIC since 2009 and was excited to be booked on that ship. Within minutes of stepping on board, we smelled ... Read more

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intraweb
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Amazing cruise... 14 days ONE way Barcelona to Venice. You can not beat the itinerary - it is very cool and a very good value for how many stops. Not many cruise ships go to France, Italy, 2 stops in Greece, 2 stops in Turkey, Croatia ... Read more
1jazzylady
Member Since 2004
1 review
352 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2015
I flew into Anchorage 2 days early to sightsee. I then traveled to Seward via bus from Anchorage to embark on the Sun. I did back to back cruises for 14 nights. I loved Alaska and it was a once in my lifetime trip. I did not like the ... Read more
kbm23
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2015
i just want to leave this here to help people with their cruise decisions. I am not bashing Norwegian nor do i mean for this to be deragatory towards them in any way. with that said, here we go! We sailed out of miami on 6/29/. There ... Read more
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klr6773
Member Since 2013
1 review
106 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Having sailed 3 other lines, I was anxious to give NCL a try. Alaska was a perfect itinerary to do so,as we took the train up to Seattle from Portland and got to save some money for the excursions and a sweet upgrade. We upgraded into ... Read more
andre4259
Member Since 2007
5 reviews
244 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Lets start off with the ship. This was one of the best kept and most clean that I have seen cruise ship in years. I think the Captain has a lot to do with this. Second is the crew. I felt as welcomed and had fun each and every day with ... Read more

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AgeliaQCanete
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We took the 4 day cruise from Miami to the Bahamas last May 18 to 22, 2015, Its our first time. Crossing my fingers, I was hoping it would be the most memorable thing to happend in our 31st wedding anniversary. With our prayers, we were ... Read more
Datil
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
Excellent service! crew was extremely nice n willing to help all ! Very organized ! Norwegian have thought of everything as far as comfort to washing sand off your feet to a wet cold wash clothes to wash off your face n hands after a day ... Read more
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Bradley Wilson
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Let me begin by saying this was my first cruise so I have no point of reference. These are merely my observations as a first-time cruiser of what worked and didn’t work for me on this ship. Take it for what it is. We have no ... Read more
Lgiancone
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This hands down was the greatest vacation I have taken. It was our 6th cruise and we have stayed at all inclusive resorts and other vacations as well. Definitely the best way to see the Hawaiian islands. You hit Oahu, Maui, Hilo, Kona, and ... Read more
rsduarte
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We were probably the unique visitors from Brazil at Pride of America in Hawaiian islands between May 2nd to May 9th. We can tell you that it was the most amazing and beautiful experience in our recent years and in life. The Hawaiian ... Read more

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Sovereign77
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2015
We chose to cruise on the Norwegian Breakaway from New York to Bermuda as it enabled us to visit friends in New York and to spend time in Bermuda, an Island I know well. As a first timer I was also unsure of whether I would enjoy the ... Read more
cruizinsince73
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I was first on the Epic in February of 2014. We loved the "new" NCL so much we went on the Getaway in October of 2014 and we are booked on the Escape in 2015. Needless to say I am saying goodbye to my old friend Princess ... Read more
Jbowles5
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailing on the Norwegian Sun was a truly extraordinary experience! There's really no comparison to other cruise lines like Carnival or Royal Caribbean. Norwegian is insanely superior: it's the difference between kinda-having-fun-on-a-boat ... Read more
Coke98
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
22 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Leaving out of NYC is amazing the breakaway cruise past Manhattan past the World Trade Center and finally right beside Lady Liberty. This ships rockin' the drinks are flowing it's a departure like no other cruise. (Makes you feel nostalgic ... Read more
Jawnet
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I was on a cruise with 25 friends. As a group vacationing, we had a great time, but honestly that had more to do with being on the ship with lots of friends and the planning that went into our vacation by our 2 friends celebrating their ... Read more

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danigirl525
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our first NCL cruise. Always cruised with Royal prior. We wanted a cruise during spring break since my DW teaches college and would be off that week and we needed a break from the winter. We also didn't want to have to fly with 3 ... Read more
ThelmLou
Member Since 2012
15 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Booked the NCL Sky for a quick getaway from Miami. We have been on ship twice before for 15 days in 2000 (Panama Canal) and 11/2013 for a Thanksgiving Day weekend getaway. Our experience in 2013 was just "ok" . We are Latiitudes Platinum ... Read more
CruisinMaterial
Member Since 2005
24 reviews
10,657 forum posts
1 helpful vote
About Me: I’m a 33 year old, gay male who sailed solo (roommates flights were cancelled due to a blizzard back home) on the Groove Cruise (GC) on Norwegian Pearl from January 28 to February 1, 2015. I’m an avid cruiser and ... Read more
CruisinMaterial
Member Since 2005
24 reviews
10,657 forum posts
0 helpful votes
About Me: I’m a 33 year old gay male who sailed solo on this cruise. This was the follow-up to a promotion Norwegian Cruise Line ran in early 2014. If you cruised on Norwegian Breakaway or Norwegian Getaway, you would get a FREE ... Read more
Papermoon4
Member Since 2004
4 reviews
38 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This seven day cruise on the NCL Sun featured two sea days and four ports of call: Roatan Bay, Cozumel, Costa Maya, and Belize City. Please note that if you cannot do steps, you cannot disembark the ship at Belize City, even if you are ... Read more

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