Dawn Princess Cruise Review by wangfam
- Sail Date: January 2017
- Destination: Australia & New Zealand
- Cabin Type: Balcony
The food was good, the buffet was lovely. It was aimed at the Australian crowd, so a bit more salt and fried than we are used to, but lots of variety. Both our servers were great; the head waiter was wonderful, and our room steward was perfect. There was a bit of a problem with leaky pipes and our room flooded once, but he got right on it and the plumbers fixed it promptly.
We took one tour, the day-long bus ride across NZ to see where LotR was filmed. Scenery was amazing, and the guide/driver was absolutely the best. We had a tea break in the morning at a cafe, and a lunch later catered by the Ladies' Aid in a small WWI memorial building.
A really fun cruise, which we will not be able to repeat given the ship is no longer around. But we will certainly return to NZ again.
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