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Viking Odin Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Cities of Light were very Dark!

Review for Viking Odin to Europe River
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2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

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Sail Date: Aug 2015
Cabin: Deluxe Stateroom

We started poorly. The hotel in Paris was not able to have our rooms ready by the 3 p.m. deadline. Instead, we were not allowed into our room until well after 5 p.m. Our wake-up call did not materialize and thus we missed our assigned bus ride to our port of embarkation, Trier.

Our cruise should have lasted 6 nights. Instead, the Odin broke down and we were stranded at a small German town - Ashafenburg - if my spelling is correct, for three of those nights. Our river cruise turned into a bus tour - not what I signed up for! There was sporadic electric service, toilets did not flush, a/c was non-existent and the kitchen staff ultimately ran out of the food they had intended to serve. However, when the kitchen was running at full tilt, the food was very good.

Tour guides tried their best and the staff in the dining room and the cabin crew did their best.

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Deluxe Stateroom

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