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Itinerary was great. 12 days was my longest cruise thus far but the best way to see a good number of the Greek islands and tick off Rome Athens and Venice as well. Shore excursions were generally expensive and I would recommend you pre book online directly as they generally weren’t value for money. Be prepared to be a little bit adventurous here otherwise you will get caught up with the organised crowds and waste time queuing rather than actually seeing things. We were a couple in our 50’s however soon realised this cruise was an over 60’s with the average age probably at 70. Very few younger than us and only saw 4 children. Great if you wanted a quiet relaxed ship with everything closed by midnight. A bit sedate for my liking. Very little variety in entertainment. Narrow choice of music and dancing. Couldn’t fault the service. Food was average to good.

Mediterranean

Oosterdam Cruise Review by Andrewvaz

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: October 2018
  • Destination: Mediterranean
  • Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom
Itinerary was great. 12 days was my longest cruise thus far but the best way to see a good number of the Greek islands and tick off Rome Athens and Venice as well.

Shore excursions were generally expensive and I would recommend you pre book online directly as they generally weren’t value for money. Be prepared to be a little bit adventurous here otherwise you will get caught up with the organised crowds and waste time queuing rather than actually seeing things.

We were a couple in our 50’s however soon realised this cruise was an over 60’s with the average age probably at 70. Very few younger than us and only saw 4 children.

Great if you wanted a quiet relaxed ship with everything closed by midnight. A bit sedate for my liking. Very little variety in entertainment. Narrow choice of music and dancing. Couldn’t fault the service. Food was average to good.
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Cabin Review

Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom
Cabin VB
Good overall.
Observation Deck Inside Cabins, Balcony Cabins