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Wind Surf Review

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Review for Wind Surf to the Eastern Mediterranean
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Venice2Rome
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: May 2018
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WindStar WindSurf, booked 5/18, Dalmatian Coast and Italy. Terrific itinerary and lousy cruise. Staff was earnest at best and let's call it unresponsive at worst. Lack of planning at embarcations usually led to chaos. By all means, do not purchase any of the excursions; as on so many cruises, these are considerably overpriced. On our trip, they were, well, rip-offs. Incompetent or disinterested tour guides (vendors) consistnetly failed to provide even the minimum offered in excursion descriptions. Worst of all on our cruise, and most surprisingly, service in main diningroom was more than once the worst we have experienced in almost 20 years of cruising up and down the price range: vanishing waiters, failures to deliver, missing follow-ups. Finally, we just left. Try another luxury line instead - even if, you guessed it, it costs a bit more. Based on our experience on this one trip, I'm disappointed to say: avoid WindStar. Service was so bad that I am motivated to post this review - my first anywhere, any place, about anything.

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Venice

On our own spent an additional week in Venice on the GC. Certainly our favorite place in Europe.

Rovinj

Self-guided wandering around in a surprisingly lovely medieval town.

Dubrovnik

Terribly crowded. Much too much low-end retail.

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