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Splendour of the Seas Review

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All About the Ports Baby!

Review for Splendour of the Seas to Trans-Ocean
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10+ Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Nov 2015
Cabin: Junior Suite

Had a magnificent time for the 16 night Suez Canal Cruise. All of the ports were amazing! From Venice (breathtaking), Athens (Historic and Educational) to Israel (Spiritual, Riveting and inspiring), Suez Canal (Man made beauty), Oman (Pleasant Surprise) and Dubai (The Capital of Excess), I LOVED THEM ALL!!!

Met some great people aboard Splendour and my cabin Steward (Joseph) and many of the wait staff that I met were amazing. Felt like old friends. Just a really great cruise.

Although I must note... the activities on Splendour were below par. There just wasn't nearly enough to do. It was catered to all old people. Ship days were quite boring sometimes. Thankfully I love to read and had a few books.

Cabin Review

Junior Suite

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My cabin (junior suite) was perfect. I wouldn't have wanted to do such a long cruise especially with the lack of activities in a small room. My floor (8th) was always quiet as well.

Port Reviews


Venice was amazing. Want to come back on a romantic vacation.

Athens (Piraeus)

So much history here. Impossible to see in a day.

Haifa (Tel Aviv)

Amazing adventure

Haifa (Tel Aviv)

No words... felt goose bumps all day

Jerusalem (Ashdod)

Perfection... The Dead sea lived up to the hype.

Jerusalem (Ashdod)

Saw so much Biblical History. Needed more time.


Pleasantly surprised!


Love Love Love Everything about Dubai!!!

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