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  • Sails mostly 7-night repeat cruises
  • Attracts a broad cross-section of British middle class
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270 Thomson First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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01/15
We booked the New Year cruise mainly to see the fire works in Funchal on New Years Eve. My husband became ill on the ... Read more
Having looked at previous reviews , I ask myself, was I on the same ship ? Airport transfer was adequate, ship ... Read more
so we have just got back from the Thomson majesty new year cruise 26/12/14-2/1/15, where do I start. the ship is old ... Read more
11/14
I had to put pen to paper after reading some of the reviews slating the Island Escape. I am not a person to except ... Read more
No more a Dream c_wilding
11/14
This was our first cruise, "Moorish delights", The flight was fine. We had picked up the luggage at the airport, we ... Read more
10/14
Six of us just returned from a week on the Majesty and I have a lot of issues but first I would like to bring up the ... Read more
For this cruise, I travelled with my parents and having read some of the reviews since booking I had my reservations ... Read more
Like Marmite? L Kerr
09/14
The following review concerns our first ever cruise and I am aware that I have nothing to compare it to cruise wise ... Read more
AMAZING annfry28@ymail.com
09/14
This was our very first cruise holiday and to say my husband was reluctant is an understatement. The only gripe we had ... Read more
Fantastic time! Mrs Bob
09/14
I sailed with my sister & brother-in-law doing the Escape to the Med itinerary. I didn't know quite what to expect, ... Read more
1st cruise Aadele
08/14
having heard my mum going on about going on a cruises, we took the plunge and went on a taster cruise and was really ... Read more
We went into Thompson for a beach holiday and came out with a cruise! It seemed value for money and we liked the choice ... Read more
08/14
As Thompson aren't doing this trip anymore we booked at the last minute. I'm heading towards 50 & I can honestly ... Read more
As described in the title this was the first cruise for my husband and I and our two children aged 10 and 12. We had a ... Read more
I sailed on the Thompson Spirit 27/7- 3/8 on the Norwegian Fjords and Glaciers trip. This was my first cruise, and I ... Read more
First cruise T N Mandy
08/14
We gave this a go as we wanted to see a bit of the world without breaking the bank.The Thomson staff were very helpful ... Read more
Well I have just got back from my first ever cruise and want to go back tomorrow!!! Island Escape was fantastic!!!! Ok, ... Read more
First Cruise alfwilson
07/14
We are a 60 years old couple , travelling with an 85 year old parent , sailing from Palma for 7 nights Mediterranean ... Read more
07/14
Just returned from a week on the Island Escape cruise by Thomson. To say we were disappointed is an under statement. ... Read more
My mum and dad booked the cruise as my 21st birthday present. After reading some negative reviews before our cruise, I ... Read more
disappointed nurses49
07/14
I have just returned from my first cruise. I chose Thomson as it was all inclusive. My first impression of the ship was ... Read more
07/14
This was our first cruise and we chose Thomson Dream for two reasons i.e. it was a small ship and also we are regular ... Read more
My partner suggested we went on a cruise to celebrate my 50th as a special treat, We chose to go on the Dream during ... Read more
Caveat Emptor! No Cause For
06/14
I had wanted to try a cruise for ages, everyone I know who had been on one seemed to be hooked. We were fed up with the ... Read more
have just arrived back this week from our first cruise (my wife and i cellibrated 40 years of married life).we spent ... Read more

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