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Athens (Piraeus) to Europe Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews


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19 Athens (Piraeus) to Europe Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews

chirk avatar


5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Amazing Vista Suite, but...


We are active, mature, independent experienced travelers who've been on 10 cruises or so. We had booked Oceania's Lima-Miami cruise, which they must have oversold because they kept sending emails inviting us to ...
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Sail Date May 2017

Wong1 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

General Comments

Oceania always provide good services, food and entertainment. The only disappointments were the cancellation of Istanbul and Cairo within the lists of Port of Call. Those cities were the reasons for the initial ...
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Sail Date November 2016

RockyMtnBlue avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes


Small Ship, No children, photographers, or up-selling, Great Food Great Service and Staff Great cabaret-style entertainment Great Itinerary What's not to love? The cruise was Oceania quality ...
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Sail Date November 2016

Garyfr1 avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Athens to Dubai

The itinerary on the cruise was excellent - a passage visiting Greece, Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Oman and Dubai. Cairo was cut from the itinerary one day after the final payment date, which was a disappointment and ...
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Sail Date November 2016

CorgiNole avatar


1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Explored the Mediterranean in the lap of luxury.

This was my first cruise with Oceania (have cruised in the past on larger ships/other lines) and Mom's 9th cruise with Oceania (5th on the Nautica). Traveling with an experienced cruiser makes a difference! We ...
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Sail Date April 2016

bengaltiger avatar


5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Pros and cons!

Great itinerary - Oceania goes where most others don't Small ship experience, personally it did not matter to me either way. I like them both! Great service and amenities Veranda cabin 6000 right in the ...
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Sail Date April 2016

nurse44 avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Lovely Small Ship

Lovely Ship, Very well maintained and my first trip with Oceania. We have done quite a few in the past with other lines..Service is their main focus with food being the second.The veranda is standard size BUT the ...
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Sail Date April 2016

carrezando avatar


1 Review Written

Not recommended for anyone with disabilities

1. To start at the beginning: I have cruised many times with small and large vessels I have never had trouble stepping in to a bathroom. The first thing I noticed was a bathroom raised up far more than any other I ...
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Sail Date October 2013

mpfund avatar


5 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Almost perfection!

Our first trip with Oceania and we loved it. Previous cruises include Seabourn, SeaDream, Le Ponant, Island Sky, Windstar, Star Clippers, Hapag-Lloyd's Hanseatic, Paul Gauguin, and others. Embarkation -- Seamless, ...
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Sail Date September 2013

GrammieK avatar


1 Review Written

All that we hoped for and more!!! "Rhodes not Rhode Island"

We were originally scheduled to take the NYC-Montreal cruise, but we received an offer we could not refuse! Our September 19 - October 1 cruise (Greek Isles - Istanbul) on the Nautica was probably the best cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2011

mthgoo avatar


3 Reviews Written

Great destinations but retire the ship

In a nutshell: perfect itinerary, outstanding service, and excellent food, but the ship is old & cramped. The entertainment & activities were way below par. With a starting port of Athens and and ending port ...
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Sail Date August 2011

mcwinn avatar


2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Oceania did not disappoint.

Even though I have been on 50+ cruises, this was my first cruise on Oceania. On most levels, they met or exceeded my expectations. The ship was beautifully maintained. The staff was engaging and friendly. Food was ...
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Sail Date July 2011

cynadav avatar


2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Ups and downs with Oceania's Nautica

My husband and I just returned from a 10 night cruise aboard Oceania's Nautica in the Mediterranean. We went on the cruise to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. We had been to about half of the ports ...
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Sail Date June 2010

arzz avatar


3 Reviews Written

Blissfully Sliding on Garlic Infused Greece into Turkey

Blissfully Sliding on Garlic Infused Greece into Turkey Nautica: Athens to Istanbul, October 29 - November 10, 2009. We are not first time cruisers -- we are veterans of over 350 days aboard cruise ships ...
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Sail Date October 2009

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Cruise Bum

1 Review Written

Dream Cruise of Greek Islands

GREEK ISLANDS HONEYMOON NARRATION: 2009 * Wednesday, July 22 Depart from Boston Airport (10:00pm) to Frankfort, Germany, Airtime: 6 hours, 32 minutes. Ah! The flight with 50 nocturnal Italian teenagers! The sardine ...
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Sail Date July 2009

CintiPam avatar


3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Second-Time Cruisers' Excellent Enchanted Escapade

            This review of our second-ever cruise is unbelievably lengthy (no surprise to the readers of my review of our first-ever cruise last fall!), so it is organized by labeled topics so that ...
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Sail Date June 2009

suec12 avatar


4 Reviews Written

Dream destinations

We had actually planned and put a deposit on a Celebrity itinerary that went to many of the same destinations BUT started and ended in Rome. Then the Oceania brochure arrived in the mail and I found the itinerary ...
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Sail Date May 2009

allyg avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Yes, you do want to cruise!

Having been independent travelers for most of our adult lives my husband and I really did not think we would ever want to travel with lots of other people, but, upon reaching our sixties, we began to think that ...
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Sail Date June 2008

John D avatar

John D

1 Review Written


NAUTICA -- Travelers may not know about a relatively new line called Oceania Cruises, but they should learn. We took The Black Sea Interlude on the Nautica, one of three Oceania ships. The experience was ...
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Sail Date July 2006

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Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Value For Money5.03.5
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