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T.S.Grove
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
My wife and I just recently returned from a Panama cruise that started in Miami and ended in LA on the Jewel. We where both pleasantly surprised at how well the ship has been maintained. The exterior white surfaces show little signs of ... Read more
Zen88
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
408 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
The Norwegian Jewel is a wonderful ship. Lots of great meeting places including the Martini bar, the Fizz lounge and the Atrium Java bar. The entertainment was excellent especially loved the show band and Randon. I did not enjoy the Garden ... Read more
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CRUISEDAV
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
A FREESTYLE ADVENTURE IN SOUTH AMERICA (So many well written and informative reviews and so many different opinions. Is my opinion needed – probably not!) Pre-embarkation I booked the NCL cruise round South America embarking ... Read more
NSAHO79
Member Since 2007
17 reviews
83 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
My husband and I booked this cruise because we had never been to Houston and wanted to see if it would be a good place for future cruises. We have cruised on most of the major cruise lines except Holland America and Disney. We are ... Read more
Roy1311
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
This is the second time that we have had aggravation before we started the cruise. We feel that NCL cheated us because of their pricing policy. Even though we are “gold” Latitude members, it means absolutely nothing. NCL should ... Read more

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justfred
Member Since 2008
1 review
164 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
First of all, let me say that having booked this cruise for a very cheap price,( about half the price that we are used to paying on some other ships so I have to be fair with my review which relects what I have paid for what we got. ... Read more
rosapink
Member Since 2011
1 review
39 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We have just returned from this cruise and hope that any one with mobility problems will find this review helpful. We were a group of 4, both husbands have Parkinsons, one uses a rollator(walking frame on wheels) and the other is ... Read more
shiny49
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
15 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Being a cruise addict for many years I looked forward to trying this 'highly acclaimed' ship. The reality was somewhat different. Embarkation was smooth and efficient, but as the ship filled up the crush of people became oppressive. Poor ... Read more
Spannygranny
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
On the Saturday as we sailed on the Wednesday we had the offer of an upgrade to a 2 bedroomed suite in the Haven Club, and I was so glad I did this. Had we not I think we would have 'jumped ship' in Gran Canaria. Our suite was first ... Read more
Piratecruiser70
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
23 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
This was my sixth cruise and first on NCL. We are mid sixties going on twentieth-something! I will begin with the pro's: 1. The ship is beautiful, clean and easy to maneuver. 2. H2o Spice, although getting a lounge was sometimes a ... Read more

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tonyjo
Member Since 2014
1 review
10 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2016
Nice stay in the LA airport Hotel, shuttle from Hotel back to airport should of had better info we searched until a security guard took us to our pick up point for the ship, from port to ship smooth. Our internal cabin was laid out in ... Read more
Blond60
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
The food and the entertainment were the best! The Norwegian in house band was the best we have seen. Even the lunch BBQ around the pool was very good. On the negative, people were saving chairs and sun beds with towels, so there was no ... Read more
spandance
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
193 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
this was my 4th time on EPIC and most times I have said this will be the last time , but they have very good deals of late and as I live near Barcelona its a great way to get away for a break. The trouble with offering free drinks package ... Read more
blastcruzin
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
6 forum posts
6 helpful votes
The Epic had its pros and cons...But mostly pros. Pros... Excellent service in all the specialty restaurants, in the buffet (Garden Cafe), passenger services, and future cruise desk, and from our cabin steward. Passenger services had ... Read more
mikelewin
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Our Canary Island cruise overall was very poor. The only great value for money is the shows and complimentary restaurant's. The staff were amazing and very accommodating but if you have a problem with booking via Miami watch out the staff ... Read more

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KarlGermany
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
31 helpful votes
Just back from this Cruise from Valparaiso to Buenos Aires with the NCL Sun, all together: cannot recommend. I have seen another comment on an earlier date for this cruise, where someone said "worst cruise ever", well I ... Read more
bbymar
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Background: Six cruises, Carnival- Royal C- Celebrity - Princess. No kids. First time with Norwegian. Embarkation and disembarkation were smooth. Make sure to complete the online check in and documentation process with enough ... Read more
2 gopher cruisers
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
67 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
We boarded the spirit on 2-6-16 for a 3 week vacation. We had originally been on the Spirit in 2010 in an inside cabin which was very very small, so this time we booked a family balcony. Our first week (11008) was booked after we had ... Read more
Jehudijah
Member Since 2012
1 review
39 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Ship is big but disarray in their framework and format. The smell of cigarette smoke is everywhere and NCL did not bother checking this out. Unlike the smaller ship, their shows are to be booked in advance which defeats the purpose of a ... Read more
Kissena
Member Since 2013
1 review
19 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2016
This was our 5th cruise on the Gem. We are from NYC, so the Gem RT New York is very convenient. We enjoy getting away from NYC winter and going to the Caribbean. The Gem was refurbished in Oct-Nov 2015, the colors are now more neutral, ... Read more

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pappagene
Member Since 2001
2 reviews
367 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This sailing on the Dawn was our 11th cruise and the 3rd out of New Orleans with this itinerary. This was just a "get away for a week" cruise. We did not go to do things at each port, but instead we got off the ship and shopped. ... Read more
Jimmy P
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
First let me say, this was not our first cruise. My wife and I have been cruising since moving to Florida in 1982. We have sailed from Tampa, Miami, Port Canaveral, and West Palm Beach, but we prefer Tampa because the terminal is only a ... Read more
RettaBug
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
This was my 2nd cruise ever. Chose this cruise because of the departure location and time of the year. Wanted something warm. The ship was confusing to me even though it was smaller. Had to go up and down stairs too often and this is ... Read more
rosiefraz
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2016
We had a group of 8 people from our church on this cruise and all but 1 had cruised before. We had more than 12 cruises as a couple and we were not impressed with this cruise and line. This was our first Norwegian and don't plan to take ... Read more
Boater25
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2016
We struggled at first with the size of the ship but after a couple of days we had acclimatized to it. When everyone was on the top deck it was crowded. However, the food was excellent, we dined in the Chinese restaurant, O'Sheen's bar and ... Read more

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