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Crete (Heraklion) to Europe Costa Mediterranea Cruise Reviews

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A piece of (what the Costa Italian cruise line) called "prosciutto"
"Small boat with glass roof"
Happy tourists return from the small boat cruise in Stavanger.
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1-10 of 5 Crete (Heraklion) to Europe Costa Mediterranea Cruise Reviews


Better than expected

Review for Costa Mediterranea to Mediterranean

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teraji
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This was my first Costa cruise. I’ve cruised on nearly all the other cruise lines including MSC, another European cruise line. I wasn’t sure what to expect and was pleasantly surprised and very much enjoyed the cruise. The ship was in good condition, our oceanview room was fairly typical of other cruise lines, the main dining food was very good and the breakfast and lunch buffet was OK. The ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Another great value cruise

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Nexus4
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

The boarding was a little shambolic especially when the baggage scanner packed in and they tried pushing all luggage through the hand baggage X-ray, total chaos ensued. Eventually got through this one and bussed to another queue in a ship side marque that turned out to be for the pre-boarding snap, not a happy picture! Glad to say it all improved from then onwards. This was our second Costa ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


A Pleasant Surprise

Review for Costa Mediterranea to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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alphachan
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

*6= Having booked this Cruise as part of a 2 week package including a week on Crete we were slightly nervous of what to expect as the Price was ridiculously cheap even having upgraded to outside Cabins.We were a party of 3 as we took our disabled 84 y.o. mother (who is totally wheelchair dependent) and this in itself can be problematical if things don't go smoothly with ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Costa are now very poor (unless it's just this ship) don't go with the

Review for Costa Mediterranea to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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MTWFTaunton
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Our second cruise this year with Costa and probably our last. We embarked at Heraklion on 25th October and, with hindsight, this experience set the tone for the entire cruise. The queue to check in and deposit luggage was not particularly long so we thought we'd be on board quite quickly, we were wrong! We waited in line for around two hours whilst 1 person checked passports etc. and one luggage ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


The 1st and last Costa cruise

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janicemp
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was the 1st time we had sailed with Costa and it will be our last. The worst meals on board were dinner, if you didn't like the food served in the restaurant you were pretty stuck as the buffet restaurant wasn't open in the evening. The food wasn't that great in the restaurant most of the meat dishes didn't come with vegetables or salad, the food was luke warm some were cold you had to ...
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Sail Date: September 2013


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