Sweet serendipity. The words that come to mind over the course of my maiden voyage aboard the reputed royal Caribbean cruise. Featuring a stunning 15 storey structure as well as luxurious interior adornments and embellishments, Royal ...
Asian Trip April 21 - May 24, 2008 Rhapsody Cruise to Korea & Japan And Shanghai
April 21st - Finally the day arrived for our Daughter; Julia, to drop us off at Vancouver International Airport for our flight to Shanghai via Tokyo. ...
Background and Information: My Family, 6 adults & 2 child, has just arrived from a 5 night cruise on boardRoyal Caribbean Rhapsody of the Seas which sailed last April 18, 2008 from Shanghai, China. We took 2 suite rooms, 1 Owner's ...
We arrived outside the Marco Polo hotel in Hong Kong in plenty of time. This was the muster point. There were about six staff there with RCCI t-shirts, but when we asked for instructions, we were interrupted by the 'supervisor', a young ...
Hong Kong - China Sea - Shanghai (triple cruise) 27.3. 2008 to 8.4.2008 We chose Royal Caribbean because of a very good experience about three years ago round the Med with our 3 children but it was a mistake to do the three back-to-back ...
I am very disappointed on the RCCL back to back cruise that sailed out from Hong Kong on 3/26/08 to Vietnam and China, and on 3/2/08 to Japan and Taiwan.
RCCL was no help on the pre-cruise visa information. I tried to find out if a visa ...
Pre and Post Cruise Hotels - We stayed at the Stanford Hillview pre-cruise and BP International post-cruise. Both are close to the cruise terminal and cost ~$100/night. Of the two, BP International is the choice. It's modern, clean and has ...
Trip Review: Rhapsody of the Seas Vietnam (Hanoi and Hue) and Sanya Feb. 16, 2008 + Hong Kong Review
This was my 54th cruise. The first day this cruise came out for sale in December of 2006 we grabbed it. We've been ...
The Rhapsody of the Seas is an old ship but has an old time elegance. As a cruiser that has gone over five trips with Princess, I found that this ship was better in everything except the Buffet, which serves the same old foods everyday. ...
Overall: If you are thinking of taking a cruise to Vietnam and Asia I am sure the broad range of feedback on this site must be confusing. My wife and I thought for a long time about taking a trip to Southeast Asia and my wife was probably ...
Having just read a review about our 12 day cruise to Asia out of Hong Kong, I felt it necessary to tell our impressions of one of the best RCI Cruises we have ever taken. We are Diamond Members. The first thing we did even before booking, ...
I have recently returned from the above cruise. I would concur with most of what the previous reviewer- gribouille- says. Like many others, we stayed in Hongkong before embarking the ship. We stayed at the Renaissance hotel in Kowloon and ...
We just come back from an exotic 12 nights Asian cruise on the Rhapsody of the Seas.
We are experienced cruisers and we mostly cruise on Celebrity. We were prepared to see a difference in the service but not to that point.
Please note this is not my favorite cruise line... cruising on Celebrity,Holland America, and Oceania (even if this last is not anymore to the previous standard, but that,s another tale) is far better than RCCL, but everybody knows that. ...
I was hoping for the best after reading recent reviews on Rhapsody, most of which were not good. I was looking forward to having a well-known cruiseline in Asia. I have sailed on Carnival, Princess, Norwegian, and this is my first time on ...
This cruise was booked at the last minute. We decided to go because it was a great Itinerary and the price was fantastic. We have never cruised with RCCL before.
The itinerary was Sydney. Brisbane,Hamilton Island, Cairns, Komodo,Lombok, ...
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