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342 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Amazing! juliehitchcock
09/14
We had such a wonderful time! What a great way to see Alaska, from a cruise ship sailing through the different ... Read more
This was our first cruise ever, and we were generally pleased with it. We knew several other couples who had done the ... Read more
09/14
Having neighbours who sailed with Princess Cruises annually for many years and sung their praises, my husband and I ... Read more
My wife had cruised over 25 years ago, and myself not at all, so really we were a pair of first time cruisers ... Read more
This was my first cruise, although I am well-travelled on land based vacations. I traveled with my husband and 6 yo ... Read more

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08/14
This was our first experience of cruisng and we were delighted. Our family of two adults and three children (13, 11, 7) ... Read more
I am not gonna lie, I totally didn't want to go on a cruise to Alaska. It was a gift from a family member, for everyone ... Read more
08/14
This review is based upon no previous cruising experience so take it for what it is worth. We had a great time and any ... Read more
Not quite as we expected davidanddiana@fsmail.net
08/14
This was our first cruise holiday, and we were expecting a relaxing two weeks with good accommodation, top quality ... Read more
We have been toying (for a few years) with the idea of booking a family cruise. We finally decided to go ahead with ... Read more

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Things to keep in mind as you read this: 1. First time cruisers. 2. Spouse is out of her comfort zone and is not ... Read more
This was my first cruise, I had no idea what to expect. Princess was recommended to me by several family members, was ... Read more
I went on my first cruise on the Grand Princess to Alaska in July 2014 and overall had a very good experience. However, ... Read more
Not For Us hawrischuk
07/14
My wife and I booked the Baltic cruise in order to travel with a family member who we promised to go with a few years ... Read more
The Cruise - My wife and I were on the 6/14 – 6/25 Star Princes Round trip from San Francisco to Ketchikan, ... Read more

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I Expected Better Hard Rain
06/14
This was our first cruise and many of our friends said we'd love it. While we really enjoyed our time off the ship in ... Read more
Loved and Hated It seaweed19
06/14
A reasonably enjoyable cruise for hubby and I, although sea sickness prevented me from enjoying the first few days. ... Read more
First Experience austravellermcs
06/14
This was a first time big ship cruise experience, not a cruise to a destination. In some respects the ship was showing ... Read more
First Time Lucky... thehemmetts
06/14
For years I have wanted to go on a cruise, but my husband was very reticent. Finally, in this our 49th year of ... Read more
Not rated
06/14
This was our 7th Princess cruise but our first since 2009 and sad to say we did notice that standards had slipped in a ... Read more

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Just a bit of background info on me and my cruising experience. I'm 44 and my wife is 39. We also traveled with our ... Read more
06/14
My wife and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary aboard the Dawn Princess.We had saved for this trip for quite a ... Read more
Just got back from a repositioning cruise (Vancouver to Seattle). Worst experience ever, and I have been on many ... Read more
Ruby Relaxation dipseydo
04/14
Please note this is my first cruise and thanks to all of the previous ruby princess reviews which lead me to select ... Read more
Fantastic! vivian downing
04/14
Our very first cruise, having flown from England to Miami, boarding Coral Princess in Fort Lauderdale. We were very ... Read more

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