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Norwegian Jewel Review

4.0 / 5.0
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2271 reviews
16 Awards

Never Again

Review for Norwegian Jewel to the Western Caribbean
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2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Dec 2010
Cabin: Mini-Suite with Balcony

Being my first review I'm a little intimidated. It seems that those who respond to negative reviews often do so by criticizing the author's grammar, sentence structure and overall literacy. I don't claim to be Ernest Hemmingway, but I think this is supposed to be about the cruise isn't it?

We were not expecting a high-end cruise experience, just something similar to what we got on our first cruise with Carnival. Similar price, similar quality, right? Not even close. On a scale of 1 to 10 I would rate our Carnival experience as an 8.5 and our Norwegian experience as a "zero" at best. I can't think of anything I liked about the NCL experience. It's important to note that I am not considering destinations or any factor that may have been outside NCL's control such as weather etc. The only thing comparable about the two cruises/cruise lines were the cabins. Both were similar in size and layout but dramatically different in cleanliness.

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Mini-Suite with Balcony

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