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Viking Orion Review

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Review for Viking Orion to Asia
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Jonh34446
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Oct 2018
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This was our third Viking experience, previously a 15 day river and 15 day ocean.

I guess I should start out by saying the the Viking ships are beautiful, well laid out it never feels congested. The cabin attendants are first class and the dining is excellent. Entertainment is limited but, we already new that. The singers and dancers on board did a very good job with what they were given. The cruises director and staff seemed to only work about half the time. Compared with our previous Viking cruise, the entertainment was almost non-existent. The guest services group ranged from very good to just another body filling up space.

My wife and I flew into Hong Kong from LA two days early. it was a tough 15 HR flight and my wife experienced some issues. The Viking host at our hotel was very helpful but, it was evident that many staffers were not adequately trained to Viking standards. This would turn out to to be the overriding theme for the rest of our trip.

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Wonderful cabin with all the amenities the you would expect on a Viking Ship.

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