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Dubai to Europe Cruise Reviews

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Dubai to Venice - April 2017

Review for Vision of the Seas to Europe - All

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riyd67
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We were originally booked on the Legend of the Seas (RCI) for a Singapore to Dubai cruise with 4 stops in India. It was just what we wanted. Cruise booked and paid for - we were then notified that the Legend of the Seas was being sold and our cruise cancelled. We had to find something else. So we transferred to this cruise. Had a suite booked on the Legend - couldn't get one on the Vision ...
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Sail Date: April 2017

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


No fridge in oceanview cabins.

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babalu82
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We picked this so we could go to Petra. The other stops were useless--Athens on Easter Sunday? Everythihjng was closed. Israel on Good Friday? Everything was closed. They should have planned this better. Onboard, lectures and trivia were great. Dining room food was fine, but service was lacking. Windjammer was typical. What they call "mousse" is some kind of whipped jello. Pavlovas were ...
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Sail Date: April 2017

Cabin Type: Large Ocean View Stateroom


NEVER AGAIN

Review for Norwegian Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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exvpcbss
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

CHOSE THIS CRUISE FOR THE DESTINATIONS IT VISITED: SHORE EXCURSION ABORTED IN HAIFA (FIRST TIME THERE) DUE TO CREW OVER REACTING TO IMMIGRATION RULES: AQABA HIGHLIGHTS TOUR A WASTE OF MONEY: WATER POLICY IS CRIMINAL: WIFE WAS SICK AND WE WANTED TO BUY A GLASS OR CAN OF SPARKLING WATER BUT WERE TOLD WE HAD TO BUY A BEVERAGE PACKAGE TO GET ONE: DR; SANTANA AND HIS STAFF WERE HIGHLY PROFESSIONAL: ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Good value, Good entertainment, Superb itinerary

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SingingMa
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We picked this cruise because of the itinerary. We added six new country visits to our list. Although there has been some concerns on the security of Middle East and Sinai Peninsula, we felt that tourism should be safe. We felt safe during the cruise and NCL did take measures to make sure we were safe. The entertainment was great. We were impressed with Richard Matti, the cruise director's ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great itinerary!

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kathylu
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The Norwegian Star's itinerary was really good for this 20 day cruise. The ship was clean and always being worked on to keep it in tip top condition. We enjoyed the food in the main dining rooms. We tried the four Specialty dining rooms, Moderno was the first and the meat was just okay; La Cucina the food was mediocre, we would not go back, LeBistro was good the first time we went and just okay ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window


Great Itinerary

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Blondie922
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Dubai, our port city, was on my bucket list and the rest just fell into place since we hadn't traveled the Middle East it was an opportunity. We really enjoyed the private tours we set up in Dubai and enjoyed the older section where we stayed. The ship was great and the entertainment was beyond my expectations. Much better than the last few cruises. Our cabin was small considering it was a ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Great itinerary but no repeat visit from us

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kandem
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

The embarkation in Singapore was a complete shambles! Stood in various lines for a couple of hours.We had a balcony cabin on level 10, which was very pokey, bathroom also tiny (could hardly fit in the toilet), and the provided soaps and lotions of low quality. Too many things on the Star went wrong or weren't good to make this cruise a pleasure. The ports were great but the order was sometimes ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Exceeded expectations!

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amvirgint
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

This was my first NCL cruise. I booked it because of the unique itinerary, the reasonable price, and my niece likes NCL. I was blown away by the care and thoughtfulness NCL obviously puts into their cruises. The shore excursions were an excellent supplement to this unusual itinerary. One thing that impressed me was that the crew seemed genuinely happy to be serving and doing their jobs. They ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Family Oceanview Picture Window


Uncertain itinerary

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always traveling
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise as it visited countries I had not been to like Jordan, Israel and Crete. As we got closer to our sail date, we wondered if there would be itinerary changes due to international politics. We visited all countries on the itinerary with minor time changes for port arrival and departures. Embarkation was smooth and quick with no problems as was the disembarkation. While ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Obstructed Oceanview


Itinerary excellent but onboard experience pretty mediocre

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conniecowan
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The itinerary was excellent. The order which certain ports was visited didn't make much sense - I hope that scheduling two 12-13 hour tour days back to back was because of the availibility of the ports and not sloppy planning. The food was awful. I need a gluten free diet but they made only half hearted efforts at providing gluten free foods. Day after day the Market Cafe buffet didn't have ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


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