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Emerald Radiance Review

4.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
73 reviews

Never been treated so well

Review for Emerald Radiance to Europe River
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Aug 2019

This was a wonderful cruise. Having never been to Portugal or never been on a river cruise, we feel we started at the top. Staff was very good and attentive. Food was exceptional. Land based activities well thought out. Fairly new ship and they have really taken care of it. With 36 staff and 112 people there is bound to be something you like. Remember this is the Douro river, drinking fine wine and port will be involved. Seeing lots of barren and agricultural land will be involved. There is no industry on the Douro so the scenery is awesome. The cabin is a little small but everything is well done and laid out. The one night to the the Pacheca Winery dinner was a flop. No one said a nice word about the wine dinner. If you did not want to do an off ship activity, staff was able to take care of you. Love the little towns and big cities. Captain you are a brave sailor through those locks and canyons. I would do this cruise again.

Cabin Review

Cabin Balcony

Small, Toilet noisy. Nice shower with all supplies included. Daily service is done twice a day. great big window that goes opens up. A/C is a welcome relief.

Port Reviews

Vega de Terron (Salamanca)

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