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342 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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My husband and I went on our first Cruise to New Zealand from October 7 to October 20, 2013, on the Sea Princess. ... Read more
First Time Delighted Cruiser Must go cruising ng
11/13
It was a last minute decision to take the above cruise, as part of my annual leave. I have held a fascination for ... Read more
Well-trained and consistently-trained staff. Unfailingly (apparently) happy in their work and with good people ... Read more
This was the first cruise for my husband and me, so we approached cruising with some trepidation. Would we be bored? ... Read more
Wonderful Cruise mwbarnes
11/13
This was our first 'proper' cruise, having only ever been on a much smaller ship on the Red Sea. We were not ... Read more

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Was Grand indeed. Melissa517
11/13
Being this our first ever cruise I can not have anything to go by but our own experience as we went along. What I found ... Read more
11/13
The first thing to point out to anyone reading this is that this was our first cruise together so we do not have the ... Read more
Great first time experience augustskiesgirl
10/13
Never being on a cruise before, this was so enjoyable...!!.the finishings and the decorating were truly superb ..our ... Read more
Not rated
10/13
My first view of the Crown Princess was awesome and totally took my breath away! Embarkation went smoothly especially ... Read more
10/13
we were delighted when we joined the cruise in Whittier, the send-off was with fireworks and it was great to see. The ... Read more

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We just completed our first ever cruising experience with the last Alaska cruise for the Coral Princess this season in ... Read more
ALASKA markvchs
09/13
Took our third cruise so far and first to Alaska on Sapphire Princess departing the 7th of September. Not to downgrade ... Read more
09/13
We had always travelled "by land" in Europe so this was a huge change for us. We thought this would be the best way to ... Read more
Princess delivered a great cruise/tour to Denali and the inside passage. We had never taken an organized tour or a ... Read more
First Cruise Normsie
09/13
This was our first cruise so I have nothing to compare it to, but I can only say this was a spectacular experience. We ... Read more

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First and foremost my friends (3 of us) and myself were 1st time cruisers so we had no clue what to expect. We booked a ... Read more
The Island Princess is an older, but well-maintained ship. The only problem with our mid-ship balcony stateroom (Baja ... Read more
09/13
As others have said, we took this cruise for the itinerary. Since it was our first cruise, we did not know what to ... Read more
We took a couple days before the cruise to tour the Vancouver, BC area. We arrive from Chicago to a lovely airport ... Read more
Since this was my first cruise, I was extremely happy and excited, having heard so many wonderful cruise experiences. I ... Read more

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08/13
Just arrived back from Seattle/Alaska and wanted to review the Golden while it was still fresh in my mind. I traveled ... Read more
08/13
It's funny but we have lived in Vancouver all our lives and this is the first cruise we have taken, go figure! ... Read more
08/13
My husband and I have always been reluctant to cruise but decided to try an Alaskan cruise with friends. We tend to be ... Read more
What a fantastic experience!  Flew Heathrow - Beijing on KLM, via Amsterdam - excellent service and ... Read more
07/13
July 14, 2013 This is my husbands and my first cruise. It was for my retirement and what a way to start a new ... Read more

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