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British Columbia First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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British Columbia
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Family Cruises

34

First-Time Cruisers

14

Romantic Cruises

13

Senior Cruises

12

Repositioning Cruises

8

14 British Columbia First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


Terrano6 avatar

Terrano6

1 Review Written

The Caithness Highlanders

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we were delighted when we joined the cruise in Whittier, the send-off was with fireworks and it was great to see. The sail down to Skagway was quite nice too but it was always quite misty on the shores so we were ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Seasidesue

1 Review Written

Loved Alaska, Royal Caribbean - not so much

First, we had wonderful weather throughout the entire trip, so lucky!!! Also experienced the pre-cruise tour through Royal Caribbean. I was solo, so paid double for the whole experience. Tour hotels, I was placed in ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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texkathy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful experience in Alaska on Coral Princess

Being first time "big ship" cruisers, and avid travellers, we spent 2 years researching Alaska cruise info before booking our trip. So, we were able to book exactly what we wanted, and were very pleased with the ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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RNCAROL

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Cruise, possibly last cruise

We were very excited to do this as well as all the excursions. Paid mucho dinero $$$ for the expeditions that were average and now, in hindsight very overpriced! I feel ripped off by Princess. Did the 12 day ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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SeaDawg61

1 Review Written

Celebrity Pacific Coastal Cruise 2012

Prior to this cruise I did my homework if you will as much as possible prior to sailing for this being a first time cruise by catching up on reviews and as much information as possible from this site. As a first ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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canadamomof3

1 Review Written

Absolutely Fantastic!

We had an absolutely amazing time. The service was outstanding - I kept having to tell the waiter not to cut up my children's food. The kids kept begging to go back to the kids club because they were having so ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Harusame

1 Review Written

Pacific Coastal Cruise (Repositioning)

My elderly mother and I just returned yesterday from a 4-night cruise on HAL's Statendam. As some background, I, by no means, am a seasoned cruiser, though I hope to be one day! This was my second cruise and my ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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RaleighNC4

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Time Alaska

The 5 of us shared 2 cabins. My mother(75), Daughter(17) and Son(19)shared one cabin and my wife and I the other. First I would have to say I am glad they are moving the cruise to Seattle next year. Flights ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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Boby

1 Review Written

Beware of the cabins under the Rottendam Galley

Personal Information Couple in our forties on our 1st cruise Live in Downtown Vancouver Both employed - Government jobs Travel to Port of Embarkation Took a cab that day because of the rain, would ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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Tankgirlxx

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good cruise, shame about the entertainment tho

My fiance and I did the Honolulu to Vancouver cruise on the Carnival Spirit April 2011. This was my second cruise and his first cruise.We flew into Honolulu a couple days early and stayed at the Ohana Waikiki West ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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konabreeze

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly--- my first Cruise

After much research, and the advice of a trusted friend and travel agent, we decided to go on the Millenium. My wife had been on two previous cruises; one to the Caribbean with RC, and last year in the Med with ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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GST53

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Tour 15 Alaska Cruisetour

Day 1: Arrived in Fairbanks. Celebrity representatives met us in the baggage claim area of the airport. Transferred to Sophie Station Hotel via Motorcoach. Greeted by Tour Director Jennifer for a brief overview of ...
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Sail Date June 2010


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Behind-their-back

1 Review Written

Great Alaska Cruise!

Food: The buffet generally was quite good. One night, prime rib was served and it surpassed any that I've had in recent years -- not to be missed! Salad offerings were always wonderful. Main dishes were sometimes ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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ElliottKitsap

2 Reviews Written

San Diego - Vancouver (our first cruise)

This was our introduction to cruising, and we booked through a local Pacific NW travel agency. The deal seemed pretty good: about $1000 for two of us, including airfare from Seattle to San Diego, transfers from the ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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