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Aegean Odyssey Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Voyage of the Damned

Review for Aegean Odyssey to the Eastern Mediterranean
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mike3364
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Apr 2019
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This is our third time on the Aegean Odyssey. It will be our last time on the Aegean Odyssey.

The ship suffered engine problems on the previous cruise and they were forced to issue a Full refund to all passengers. The company has confirmed that our ship suffered a similar fate and the company made a decision to put a priority on getting the ship to Athens. That meant dropping ports, abbreviating shore leave, and using bus transportation across the island of Crete… I.e. five hours round-trip. A cruise with three days at sea scheduled became a cruise of six days at sea. The company believes a $300 credit is satisfactory. Currently, the majority of the passengers are seeking restitution from the company as we believe they did not meet their contract with their customers and materially changed the nature of this cruise. Before booking with voyages, customers should inquire as to the state of the engines and request a copy of the survey and report that was conducted at the end of March. Buyer beware without confirmation that these engines have been repaired.

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Cabin E

Small, but comfortable. Perfectly acceptable for a mid range cruise.

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