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Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Fitness Cruises to the Transatlantic from Barcelona

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1-10 of 44 Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Fitness Cruises to the Transatlantic from Barcelona


First Transatlantic --- ready to go again!

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cadygene
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Embarking and disembarking on this ship were very well organized and went quickly. The ports of call on this trip were excellent. We got to stay overnight in Lisbon, Portugal which gave extra time to see the area. It was our first time in all of the ports except Barcelona where we departed from. Cartagena felt very safe to walk around to all of the main historic sites which were not far from ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Junior Suite Accessible


Was extremely boring

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evelynbubu
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

sorry to say the service and food at the main dining room was very very poor the daily activities seemed for nursery tots.The music and singers around the ship were made for nursing home entertainment.They sang and played the same things all through the crossing. Now to say that the royal caribbean dancers and orchestra were very good as always.Their shows were very good. The movie ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Poor food and overworked staff

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1robinwood
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This is our 25th cruise, 4th transatlantic cruise and 4th with Royal Caribbean. Smooth seas all the way, we were sorry to not stop in San Juan and RCI substituted St. Kitts. This sailing on Royal Caribbean felt like being in economy class on the airlines. A noticable decrease in food quality plus they have cut, cut, cut the ships staff in all areas from house keeping, dining room and windjamer, ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


First Transatlantic Cruise

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hfwebster3
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose Royal Caribbean for the destinations and the wonderful crew onboard. We have sailed RCC many times, and for the money they offer the best value and Crown & Anchor Club benefits. The crew is always very good, and helpful, and on this cruise we would like to recognize our Concierge, Amit; the concierge club bartender, Juliana; our dining room server, Dharia; and the fourth floor ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Family Suite with Balcony


First TA and first solo cruise!

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taylorna
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I have never been to Spain! (sounds like a great song lyric) This was such a great deal, and the itinerary couldn't be beat. The staff was fantastic, from the MDR to the Room Steward (thank you, Joseph, for all the hard work)., to Guest Services, to the Entertainment. This was the most amazing trip of my life, to date. There was some wear on the upholstered chairs in the Colony Club, but ...
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Sail Date: November 2017


Relaxing Transatlantic Cruising!

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DBW617
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Love transatlantic cruising for the opportunity to "unplug" and truly relax. We started in Barcelona which was interesting this year due to the demonstrations over the secession movement. We had a challenge getting to our hotel because of blocked roads. We had to walk the last half mile to the hotel with all of our luggage. Also witnessed a huge demonstration/rally in Cathedral Plaza....many ...
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Sail Date: November 2017


Great cruise, Brilliance was a great way to cross the Atlantic.

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Mak54
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

-- Chef's table was awesome, best food experience ever. - all staff was friendly and very helpful. - loved it so much rebooked in April for Galveston to Barcelona. Only wish it were on the Brilliance. - Most of the ports were great to walk around in even great if you did not book any excursions. - Staff planned activities kept you as involved as you wanted to be. - Cabin was ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Two relaxing weeks

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Woxof
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Wanted to try a smaller ship, have been on Oasis and Freedom, so thought a transatlantic on this size ship would be interesting. The ship is perfect size, no lines to stand in, indoor heated pool and enough activities to keep you busy. Food was good and service was great. Another thing about taking a two week cruise is most of the passengers are older and very few children. Makes for less noise ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Transatlantic

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dancingmagic
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This was our first Transatlantic cruise! We had done a back to back and really enjoyed both! Highly recommend! After the Med. Cruise this was a great way to relax, DANCE, and unwind. Really liked the fact we had 25 hour days instead of 23 hour days! We made a lot of great friends and had some new experiences. The crew on the Brilliance was amazing. Everyone seemed so happy to be working on this ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Family Ocean View Stateroom


Smooth Transatlantic

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Fast Alongside
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

This transatlantic cruise consisted of port calls at Cartagena, Malaga, Funchal and St. Kitts. There were nine sea days including five in a row while doing the actual crossing. This was a nice mix of sea days and ports. Many have commented on the extremely loud volume of music at all locations and I found this to a problem as well. The Centrum events and the evening movie on the deck were ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


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