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Athens (Piraeus) to Europe Cruise Reviews

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Old Ship and Poor Management

Review for Celestyal Crystal to Mediterranean

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Rabbits77
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The positives - Food and wait staff very good, they really made the cruise - Itinerary was good, longer in some ports would be better and could be managed better than what they did - Embarkation was a breeze as was de-embarkation, very seamless process - Good size suite, very spacious - entertainment was good The negatives - Cruise director was out of her depth, little ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Wonderful cruise, great ship and crew, just a few minor things to work on

Review for Emerald Azzurra to Europe - All

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Enjoynit
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We are a married couple in our 60's who chose this cruise after having enjoyed an experience a couple years ago on the Paul Gauguin, a small cruise ship in Tahiti. That ship accommodated 300 people and we really loved the smaller passenger load, more personal service and the ability to go from island to island rather than being on a cruise that wastes days at sea. We had always wanted to do a ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Lovely ship in beautiful places

Review for Regal Princess to Mediterranean

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Ssmiff
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

7 nights from Athens to Barcelona. Boarding in Athens - hot! Now yes - it’s Greece in the middle of summer - however the terminal is a huge marquee. There were air con units but they were not really making much difference. If we had been able to board at our allocated time then we would not have been there long, but everyone seemed to think they can just turn up when they want and Princess ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Our first Viking Ocean Cruise

Review for Viking Sky to Mediterranean

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redmondmohand
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We loved the Viking Danube river cruise we went on in May 2018 and chose the 7 night Ancient Mediterranean Cruise as our first post-COVID cruise. Although we felt overwhelmed by the long airport check-in lines we got to Athens and checked in the Viking Sky after nose swabs. Thanks to Viking hosts at Athens our embarkation went without a hitch. Our portside aft deluxe verandah #3068 was ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Treated Like a Common Criminal

Review for Norwegian Jade to Europe - All

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Puppetman
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

NCL standards and quality including entertainment and activities have been slipping for some time but my experience on the final night brought things to a whole new level. We have been on 11 cruises with NCL and are classed as Platinum guests but my last experience has left me feeling like the scum of the earth. I queried a charge of $267 on the bill for Beauty Salon/Spa which we never used. ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


PCR test

Review for Norwegian Jade to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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juleswalsh
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We recently travelled with NCL, prior the cruise I called three different times to cofirm if we needed an PCR test, every time, even a week before the crusie, we were advise yes and this needed to be within 72 hours before sailing. I board a professional lab to do this for us. Basically I wanted it doinf professionally as I did not want it getting lost in the post, or us not doing it right. ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Couldn't fault this cruise - great value for money

Review for Celestyal Crystal to Mediterranean

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Brownowl80
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

I couldn’t fault this cruise line and I have cruised on Viking, RC, NCL and Celebrity lines in the past. Reading other reviews I was expecting the ship to be worn and tired and found this not to be the case. Whilst it doesn’t have all the bells and whistles of some of the larger ships, being a smaller ship made it a much more personal trip and very good value for money. It was spotlessly ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Memorable Cruise

Review for Viking Sea to Mediterranean

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artswieboda
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

After waiting for 2 years because of the pandemic, we enjoyed every single day on our Viking Mediterranean cruise. The staff and team at Viking provided an experience that exceeded all our expectations. The food, entertainment and activities made this cruise even more special. Like everyone else we were concerned about Covid before our cruise. Once we boarded, we never gave it another ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse Veranda Stateroom


Beautiful Ship, Super Staff, Basic Service Issues

Review for Viking Sea to Mediterranean

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Broomhill70
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We travelled on Viking Sea, Empires of the Mediterranean, from Athens to Venice departing 15th June, and also booked the two nights pre-cruise stay in Athens. This was our first Viking cruise, albeit postponed twice due to the pandemic. We are fairly experienced cruisers, and tend to favour lines such as Azamara and Celebrity. We like small ships. We were impressed by Viking’s marketing, in ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Group sailing on Norwegian Jade

Review for Norwegian Jade to Europe - All

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Chetthedog
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We choose this cruise because of the location that it cruised. The ship was okay. the shore excursions were really good. The problem was with the booking. We were a group of 15. It was a nightmare trying to get NCL to correct errors on birth dates and names. They also did not live up to their contract to pay for transfers from the ships docking port to the airport except for a few of us. There ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


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