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Emerald Radiance Review

Beautiful ship, fantastic staff and the Douro is stunning

Review for Europe River Cruise on Emerald Radiance
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Aug 2019

We are coming to the end of our week on the Radiance and it has been fantastic. Only 112 passengers in a very modern boat. Rooms are lovely, even on the lower level, when the windows are large rectangles letting in loads of light. The staff from the general manager down are committed to making your stay enjoyable. The staff are super friendly and helpful. Nothing is too much trouble. The boat is immaculate and there are hand sanitisers for use when you return. Excursions were excellent and there were very good energetic options including kayaking on the river. Lovely visit to Salamanca with plenty of time to explore the city. Porto is a real treat. Food was first rate as was the wine. For those whose transfer to the airport was after lunch Emerald put on a lovely light buffet in the lounge, wine included. We would highly recommend this trip

Cabin Review

Cabin Entry level

All of the main cabins are the same size as are the bathrooms. The difference is in the size of the windows though entry level cabins are very nice.

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