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Trans-Ocean Cruise Reviews

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Trans-Ocean
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108

Very Good

89

Average

83

Poor

55

Terrible

53

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388 Trans-Ocean Cruise Reviews


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Cyclopseas

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ship not "fit for purpose"

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The promotion by Imagine Cruising (who were fantastic and very helpful) made this voyage sound like the "trip of a lifetime", so we took it to satisfy an important anniversary in our life. - VASCO da GAMA Cruise – ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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hibees43

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Far Too Many Weaknesses

We went from Mumbai to Cape Town - 24 nights with 11 sea-days. I will start wit the good bit by saying that the staff were without exception excellent and as good as any ship that i have sailed on. The rest of my ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Zany lady

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Absolutely appalling, nickname Fiasco Da Drama

It was visiting some of the places I’d never been. The first day we were given our key and we went to our room and it smelled mouldy. Over the first 15 days we were moved from cabin to cabin 6 times. We ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Eugene A

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relocation Cruise, Singapore to Sydney

We chose this cruise for a couple of reasons - firstly because it was sailing out of Singapore and we hadn't done that before, and secondly because one of the ports was Komodo Island which we were looking forward to ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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UKWLDCruise

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Trying Celeb solo for the second time, last chance for the X

I had a pretty poor X experience a few years ago on the Eclipse, the captain having to write to each cabin to apologise type of experience. I wanted though to travel the Suez Canal though and so it seemed a good ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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JLenard

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Big Disappointment

In 2015, I had traveled on the MSC Divina to the Caribbean. It was a good trip on a ship that needed some upgrades but not unacceptable. In 2019, I again traveled on the Divina – repositioning cruise Milan ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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huttonmarg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Poor crew training and terrible food safety in eating areas

This was my 16th cruise (my 2nd cruise on Carnival ). We chose this cruise because the price was great and the ports were potentially interesting. It was a repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney, stopping at ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MGBark

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Good service, bad food, too many missed ports.

We choose this cruise as a family vacation that would take us half way around the world, Southampton to Singapore, in 37 days. We had some good times and some not so good times, and met many new friends, but I can ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Terry L

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary

Excellent choice of ports. Princess has good value and consistent and organized product. Food is excellent but occasionally disappoints. Good coffee still seems to be a weakness although café bar at extra charge is ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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militaryman9

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Nice looking ship, but o so bored!

The cruise taken- Genoa to Dubai 16 nights. I was aware from the start when booking this cruise that 9 days would be at sea. Having taken over 80- cruises, that's fine by me. Unfortunately it's a shame MSC ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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GrumpyGrandpa

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney

We spent a wonderful week in Singapore before boarding for the Cruise to Australia so we were looking forward to the cruise home. Voyager was the first ship we ever sailed on with Royal Caribbean several years ago ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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DianeLizzy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Crammed in like cattle!

My husband and I chose this cruise as it covered the Med, Suez, Petra and Ports in the Middle East. We arrived in Barcelona for check in which took 3 hours as there were so many people boarding and not enough ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Damseladore

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

We renamed it the Explorer Nightmare!

We saw a special deal, fly, accommodation in Singapore, and 14 night cruise back to Sydney. Sounded ideal! Especially as the ship had been launched in April 2019, millions of dollars spent on refurbishment, and a ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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5 Amigos

1 Review Written

54 Helpful Votes

A training cruise for staff

We chose this cruise from Singapore as it visited ports we had not been before. We knew it was a relocation cruise & that it was coming to Sydney for the first time under the new name. We encountered a number of ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Dhyana

2 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Vasco Da Gama

As a retired travel agent I cannot believe that CRUISE N MARITIME advertised and sold this cruise Vasco Da Gama, departing from Singapore on Apr. 23, for 46 days as a “totally REMODELED” ship, which is not the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Obiken47

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

After booking 6 months in advance and thinking we were booking a dream holiday we not prepared for this! It was supposed to be a wonderful trip from Shanghai to Sydney with wonderful excursions, fun and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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gettinold

20 Reviews Written

126 Helpful Votes

Avoid this ship

We are a retired couple from the UK. Seasoned travellers and been on over 50 cruises with all the major players. Never been to any of these places so we were attracted to this cruise. Big mistake. The ship is ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Gerd Berlin

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Test cruise instead of Expedition cruise

Summer 2018 we booked the expedition-cruise "Alaska and Canada - Aleutian Islands, bears and Inside Passage" for more than £ 6.000,- p.P. According to the travel description we will land on the remote Beering-Sea ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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janquigg

1 Review Written

24 Helpful Votes

A sailing lemon

We choose this cruise to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. The ship was old and tired and leaked. Our cabin carpet was wet the whole cruise and I was sick the whole cruise. It was only when we disembarked that ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Sunviking

5 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Dubai to Athens on the Seabourn Encore

We recently completed an 18-day voyage from Dubai to Athens on the Seabourn Encore. This was our 6th Seabourn cruise; all previous ones were on the Quest and Odyssey. Having read many comments about the size of ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Gr3k

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Maiden Voyage has many issues

This cruise completed around the world cruising for my husband and I. It had a similar itinerary as one we booked in 2017 with 2 other couples. Unfortunately, serious illnesses in the other couples forced us to ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Susannah

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Barcelona to Singapore

This was our very first cruise so had nothing to compare it with. Overall the ship was beautiful, our cabins were great. The food got to be very boring on the second leg as the variety never changed in the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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kennybobs

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Booze cruise !

5 weeks before sailing the cruise was on offer at a good price.Got off to a great start when allocated our outside cabin which was huge! (9006) After that things went downhill a bit. First let me say the ship itself ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Patow

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Slop food

Price and itinerary was the drawcard, but the cruise was just awful. Cold food with no flavour. No entertainment except for dancing and pool games. No movies or tv except if you paid for them. Treated like cattle on ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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LWalber

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

What a mistake!

We wanted to try a new line (we've cruised more than 20 times on Celebrity/Azamara) and Oceania had a cruise from French Polynesia to Peru. The selling point was a stop at Easter Island and then a post-tour of Machu ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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