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What an amazing trip. Cruising Alaska is a must do for all cruise lovers. The area is stunning and you can see why they call it the last frontier. The highlight for us on this cruise was the hydrotherapy spa area. They sell a limited amount of pass for the week to this area and it was worth it. We were traveling on a cruise just for us to celebrate some long overdue time together. This area helped with a quiet area for us to relax and enjoy. We would read or even fall asleep during the day in the lounge chairs. The only thing we did not care for was the freestyle dining. It seemed okay when we read about it but every night you have a new wait person and you do not get to develop that personal relationship with your server. Not sure I like this way because of that. When you have the same server it seems like they have more skin in the game and try harder to please you.

Trip of a Lifetime!!

Norwegian Pearl Cruise Review by gecoffie

Trip Details
  • Sail Date: July 2014
  • Destination: Alaska
  • Cabin Type: Inside
What an amazing trip. Cruising Alaska is a must do for all cruise lovers. The area is stunning and you can see why they call it the last frontier. The highlight for us on this cruise was the hydrotherapy spa area. They sell a limited amount of pass for the week to this area and it was worth it. We were traveling on a cruise just for us to celebrate some long overdue time together. This area helped with a quiet area for us to relax and enjoy. We would read or even fall asleep during the day in the lounge chairs. The only thing we did not care for was the freestyle dining. It seemed okay when we read about it but every night you have a new wait person and you do not get to develop that personal relationship with your server. Not sure I like this way because of that. When you have the same server it seems like they have more skin in the game and try harder to please you.
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The cabin was great. We do not stay in our cabin much other than to sleep and this cruise is no different. The cabin was kept very clean and the attendant was great and took good care of us. They are average cabins but we only sleep in them so do not expect much.
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