From the pristine beaches and ancient ruins of the Eastern Mediterranean to the artsy and flavorful countries of the Western Mediterranean, this region is easily one of the most diverse in the world. Revel at Spanish and Italian architecture, soak up some sun in Greece, explore antiquities in Istanbul and Malta or get a taste of the French countryside on the outskirts of Nice, Monte Carlo or Cannes. Some Med itineraries dip down into northern Africa; the Canary Islands are also a popular stop for repositioning cruises.
We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We had never sailed out of Europe and wanted another chance to see Venice. Without going into detail, embarcation was quick and easy as was debarcation..
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We had an inside cabin ... Read more
long time Carnival cruisers (platinum) but at $6k for this cruise (plus airfare and hotels) we were fairly underwhelmed with the new ship
Dinner in the two main dining rooms were a disappointment - unlike even other cruise ship e've been on, ... Read more
There were many good things about thiscruise, but definitely things that needed improvement. I have sailed Carnival before.
Pros: Food was good, conveniently located, varied. Tables were cleaned immediately. Cabins were comfortable and clean. ... Read more
We have taken 16 cruises, 5 of them previously with RCI. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary, which was very good. Embarkation was smooth in Rome and luggage was delivered within a couple of hours. Junior Suite stateroom 1598 was ... Read more
We chose this cruise for its itinerary and its accessibility for us from Palma. It was our 3rd cruise with MSC. Standards of cleanliness in the cabins and main areas was immaculate However, the food on board was Ok but not up to the standards of ... Read more
We have travelled on the Oasis, Independence and Allure all of which were exceptional. Therefore, we expected the same on the newest ship the Harmony. The ship itself is gorgeous. However, we found that the variety of shopping was much more ... Read more
Just loved this ship. We were travelling with friends and it was their first cruise so I was a little bit concerned that this ship may have been too big but we couldn't have been more wrong. The ship is designed in such a way that you never felt ... Read more