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  • Sails mostly 7-night repeat cruises
  • Attracts a broad cross-section of British middle class
  • Follows a traditional cruise format
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277 Thomson First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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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
We have just returned from our first cruise experience. Looking through all the options we finally chose Thomsons ... Read more
Wow Brilliant LesleyB
06/14
My husband and I travelled on island escape for our first cruise and was not disappointed. The crew were fantastic and ... Read more
A Fantastic Cruise lstephenson
06/14
My partner and I have just returned from a 7 day Aegean & Holy Land cruise, with Thompson Celebration. This was our ... Read more
My partner and I have just returned from a 7 day Aegean & Holy Land cruise, with Thompson Celebration. This was our ... Read more
05/14
Good flight out from Birmingham, arrived same time as 4 other planes, long queues, make sure you get your Visa online ... Read more
After going on the Independence of the Seas a year before, we were definitely looking forward to our 2 week cruise ... Read more
Cyprus to Isreal Ellie2green
05/14
This was our first Cruise which we found very disappointing..... although Clean and tidy with most of the staff being ... Read more
Not for a Celebration Ellie2green
05/14
Went on this Boat 2/04/2014 -9/04/2014 The Ship is Clean and Tidy BUT Very Tatty... Cabin still same as above except we ... Read more
As this was our first cruise, we were a little apprehensive as it generally seems that people either love cruising or ... Read more
04/14
Myself and my partner have just returned back from what can only be described as a fantastic trip on the good ship ... Read more
04/14
This was my first cruise and it exceeded my expectations. The journey from Manchester to Cyprus was longer than ... Read more
Promised Land Cruise linedanceangel
04/14
Never been on a sea cruise before, but wanted to go to Jerusalem and this cruise sailed from Cyprus so I didn't have to ... Read more
We're quite a young couple for cruises (24 and 28), but when an opportunity comes to see the Caribbean, we just ... Read more
04/14
This was our first time on a cruise and we thought we would use this smaller ship as a 'taster' for the future. The ... Read more
First Cruise johnlochiel
03/14
My wife and I booked our first ever cruise on the Thomson Dream, flying to Barbados and boarding the ship at the port ... Read more
This was our first cruise so we have nothing to compare it with BUT we do have to say that the crew,mostly from the ... Read more
02/14
This was our first cruise ever, so did not know what to expect, and were looking forward to it. The first thing we ... Read more
Just come back from 14 nights on the supposed best ship in the Thomson fleet, and our first experience of cruising, ... Read more

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