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Queen Elizabeth Review

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Review for Queen Elizabeth to Around the World
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Feb 2017
Cabin 6030
Cabin 6030 balcony
Welcome aboard!
Queen Elizabeth at anchor off Yorkeys Knob, Australia
Ship's library
Queens Room
Our two fantastic waiters, JR and Bernard!
Alotou, Papua New Guinea
Royal Court Theatre
Port of Okinawa cruise terminal, Okinawa, Japan
View from guestroom, Okura Hotel, Kobe, Japan (Queen Elizabeth in backgroun

We enjoyed the 13-night, Brisbane to Kobe leg of Queen Elizabeth's 2017 world cruise.

Embarkation at Brisbane's temporary international cruise terminal at Fisherman Island was smooth and we were quickly in our balcony cabin 6030. The cabin was quiet and comfortable although we initially found the air-conditioning to be cold and drafty even at the highest temperature setting, but after being adjusted by one of the ship's technicians it was fine.

It's a beautiful, well-maintained ship. I particularly liked the Royal Court theatre, the Queens Room, the Golden Lion pub and the two-level library with its quirky spiral staircase. Almost all of the public areas of the ship are attractive, well laid-out and easy to navigate. I also liked the Pavilion Pool area and was able to swim laps in the pool late in the afternoon most days, at times when the pool was usually uncrowded.

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