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churchtrisha@hotmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
positives... chose this cruise because of the free style no dressing up etc.liked the itinery.which did not disappoint. Our cabin with a balcony was clean if a little tired looking ( the whole ship needs a refurbishment) .Our room ... Read more
texp
Member Since 2016
1 review
14 helpful votes
First time with Norwegian line but thoroughly enjoyed this cruise with my partner. The ship, cabin, and freestyle dining were all excellent, the itinerary was also good although we declined to go ashore in Santorini because of the ... Read more
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bear01234
Member Since 2016
1 review
It' s a new Ship and some new ports so that attracted me to it. The restaurants were great, the service was pretty good, The activities could have been better. The major drawback on this Cruise Ship is it is ;Crowded ! There are to many ... Read more
buck0529
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
Sailed June 2016
Great value for the drinkers. When I booked I did not know it was all inclusive. Mostly, people were responsible but there are always a few. We kept running into these two drunks who insulted just about everybody (including my wife twice) ... Read more
aastrojet
Member Since 2013
1 review
9 helpful votes
We took this same cruise last year on a very tired ship. We were told she was scheduled for a refit and figured it would be nice to see the changes. The ship was very nicely updated BUT was staffed with a new crew! The boarding process in ... Read more

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dottietom
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We chose a Norwegian cruise because friends had many enjoyable experiences aboard this gorgeous Norwegian Sun. Our cruise presented such amazing views 24 hours a day.....snow-covered mountains, waterfalls, glaciers, whales, bald ... Read more
c130king
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This was our third cruise on NCL and our seventh overall. We are both early 50's. I think this was our best cruise ever. Everything was really nice. Flew in to Vancouver the morning of the cruise and had an NCL bus transfer to the ... Read more
gypsy78
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We were given a "free" cruise and had always wanted to see Alaska. The cabin was very nice. The steward was barely adequate. The ship was comfortable with lots of options for things to do and see. The shows we saw were ... Read more
caneable
Member Since 2007
8 reviews
472 forum posts
41 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
With one minor, yet considerable, drawback this was a great experience! So let's get rid of the bad news first. Whether it was because we are at Gold Latitudes level, or just plain luck, we got speedy prime location in the dining rooms ... Read more
bluegown766
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
over all a great experience. didn't like having to make all the reservations for shows and resturants.wished we could be more spontaneous. we made most of our reservations before our cruise. I highly suggest doing that. If you don't you ... Read more

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jkb5062
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
We sailed on the Norwegian Getaway on June 05, 2016 for 7 days, visiting Roatan Honduras, Belize, Cozumel, and Costa Maya. This was our first time cruising on Norwegian cruise line. We have taken 5 previous cruises, one Disney, one ... Read more
Moo Cow
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
7 helpful votes
We picked this cruise for a second time for the fun and for not having to fly to Miami. The Horseshoe Bay pink sand beach is by far the best our family has experienced anywhere, better than Hawaii, Australia, US, Bahamas or even the ... Read more
Laurel1947
Member Since 2016
1 review
18 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We actually did a back 2 back cruise with 9 days Baltic area and then 14 days Norway's North Cape. It was our first back to back and by far, our longest cruise. We chose NCL and the Star in particular because we had recently sailed on ... Read more
Knapper 10
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Went to the Baltics 2 years ago and loved it so wanted to go back. The NCL Star is a lovely ship . Couldn't fault it at all. We had an overnight stay in Copenhagen before embarkation. Copenhagen is a beautiful city and very easy to get ... Read more
nittany04
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
My wife and I are both senior citizens although both are active for our age. This was my first cruise and my wife's second. Throughout the cruise to Alaska, every employee on the ship proved to be friendly and helpful. The young man who ... Read more

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jeremyandchris
Member Since 2016
1 review
This was our 3rd time on the Epic and due to my wifes 70th birthday we decided to try the Haven suites. The cruise itself was very enjoyable and up to the usual Epic standards, however the "Haven Experience" is not worth the ... Read more
jsparksok@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
I chose this cruise because I had $250 deposit from a previous cruise to spend. I should have let it go because this cruiseline has changed its entertainment, food, and game policies. We were charged $24.99 each if we wanted lobster, ... Read more
biazange
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 helpful votes
Fantastic itinerary !!! Warnermunde ( very far from Berlin ) , I"ve stayed at Rostock, Tallin (wonderful place), St. Petersburg (2 days, awesome ) , Helsinque ( beautiful city) and Estocolm is awesome !!! Old ship , but in good ... Read more
bfracisco
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
1. We are not new to cursing, so we are familiar with cruise enbarkation; the embarkation on the NCL Breakaway was a fiasco. Luckily we booked a semi-suite or (what ever they call it on NCL) this is an up grade. They said we could bring ... Read more
cdnmike
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
This is the first time out of 45 cruises that we took a May cruise. We needed the rest and relaxation and felt attracted to the two days at sea at the beginning and end of the cruise. As well, we know that Norwegian shows are superbly ... Read more

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craiginoregon
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was my first time on NCL. The ship left Seattle on Saturday May the 21st. I had the best food, entertainment, and Customer service ever on any cruise ship. This is the 4th cruise line I've been on. The ship's captain talked to ... Read more
Julyhola99
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
What was going to be a birthday cruise turned into a nightmare. It started when I purchased internet minutes. I also had a internet promo. Customer service said it was not on record. I had the receipt from my edicts which they took. ... Read more
poobahapril
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
The Norwegian Peal has very small rooms and the ship needs to be refurbished badly. The bath sinks are cracked and equipped with kitchen faucets. Large paint chips were sheering off the pipes into the floor on the balcony, and it was ... Read more
accent505
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
7 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our first time on NCL, and sadly, is definately our last. It is the first cruise out of six that I was happy to see the end of the cruise. The embarkation and debarkation was much faster than we were used to. Also, the UBP ... Read more
accent505
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
7 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We were a group of seven retired relatives and chose the Epic for our cruise. Of course, we had the UBP and all were excited about the journey. My wife and I had cruised more than eight weeks on other lines so one can say we are not ... Read more

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