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56 World Cruise Reviews


Bombay Bird avatar

Bombay Bird

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

World Cruise

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This was to be our holiday of our lifetime and had spent many years saving up for it. We had previously sailed with Princes cruises for several weeks at a time and it was marvellous and could not fault it, from the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Sgjacobson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Repairs galore

This ship is falling apart at the seams and the owners don’t care about what passengers have to endure on board. Departure was delayed by 5 hours waiting for staff. My room had not been cleaned or set up. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Chaneln5

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

What Has Happened to Oceania?

Let me begin by stating that this was our 10th cruise with Oceania. My comments are our opinion and based on personal experience on the December 21, 2019 Sunny Holidays Cruise on Oceania Sirena. Oceania is not what ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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norfolkmike

4 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

A ship in decline...sadly

We have cruised on this ship several times pre the NCL takeover and without doubt NCL have damaged Riviera's reputation perhaps forever. Staff numbers have been cut and service levels can be poor as staff ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Matollygirl

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Larger Ship was OK but they need to work on Solo Program

I've done three cruises with Oceania before this one and had pretty good times - in those instances there seemed to be some fun folks interested in mingling with the solo travelers and the smaller ships were more ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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GardeningTraveler

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

Two weeks ago, I returned from a four-month Around the World Cruise on the Viking Sun. The ship is beautiful. However, there were many things wrong with this cruise which is why I can give it only two stars. Five ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Bucci travel

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic

We choose this cruise for the ports. Unfortunately due to the seas we missed St. John’s and Dublin. Weather cannot be helped and everyone’s safety is most important. That is the risk whenever you cruise, you ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Dileas01

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Surprisingly poor.

Had been with Oceania in 2011 and thoroughly enjoyed it. That cruise was a comfortable, fairly sophisticated experience, and was always was keen to repeat the experience. The company brochure is now really ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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chipper1234

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Gone downhill in service and quality

We chose the cruise for the itinerary and the fact that we had been on the Mariner before and had liked it. This time however we were sorely disappointed. The captain seemed to have difficulty communicating with the ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Clayton1

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

A Shadow of its Former Glory

We are in our early 60's and fit and healthy. The Cunard line represented to us elegance, fine dining and an association with the Grand Queens of the Sea. Though there were some good points to the ship including ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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The happy wanderers

6 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Many missed ports

We chose this cruise for the chance to see LA and San Francisco. what did we see . More sea than expected. All went well until we exited the Panama canal then an argument with a fishing net ( we lost) reduced our ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Cdtravellers

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Failed to meet any expectations

We chose this cruise based on itinerary, since we wanted to visit several islands. I had read rave reviews of the food, but that’s so subjective I didn’t have real expectations. The food was very ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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beachboy2019

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

WASTE OF TIME & MONEY

My wife and I booked this cruise believing it was going to be an active, challenging experience with the added bonus of visiting new areas that would otherwise be difficult to reach. Such as Sable Island. In ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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CMVsylvia2018

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Columbus Experience

On a 122 night cruise you would expect to have fun, fun fun! No stress, no grief. Smooth sailing! NO! WRONG! First of all, the INTERNET that cost me 50 British pounds barely worked, most of the time cannot connect. ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Flipp

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Staff:amazing as always!! Oceania suite 12006...worn, stained and sooo tired!

Our third Oceania Suite and one Vista Suite. January 2018: two limp, mostly dead fronds on an Areca Palm in living room. Couch in tv room? Prepare to hit the floor. See above. Linens and bed: great!!!! ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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David mike

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ship tiredness

To get away from our Winter. We started in Dover,our suitcase had its wheel broken off by the rough handling of porters. After dealing with the arrogance of a member on customer services whom would not do any ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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arkie20

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Overrated Cruise

I chose this cruise for the itinerary. Cruising the North Sea was wonderful and those countries are wonderful. It was a busy cruise with only one sea day. The food which the Cruise Line constantly talks about was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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marray3

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Around The World 2017

The itinerary,ports of call, length of the cruise. It started with the compromise of my credit card at the hotel the cruise line put us up at in Miami. This happened to several passengers on the cruise ship but ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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HeleneB

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointed Passenger

We chose this cruise along with a trip to India. The ship is very tired and needs total refurbishment. The hot food in the buffet was inedible, cold food acceptable. The restaurants were good with a good choice of ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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M1culbmw

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

This ship is not a cruise ship it is a liner

We chose this ship for a very special holiday. It was our 55 wedding anniversary and my wife birthday and my 80th. We paid top money for a good kabin.We paid £16.500.00 For the trip. Flying to Hong Kong and sailing ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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marilbrian

2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

The sheer arrogance, disrespect shown to Diamond Cunards is beyond belief

we chose this ship to celebrate our Diamond wedding anniv on the day of departure (I was actually born on the day QM was launched) and its juicy itinerary. .having cruised about 120 times all around the world the ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Ang luce

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

World Cruise of Working Container Ports

We choose this cruise because of the 38 countries we would visit. I was disappointed by the age of the ship. It was noisy in the cabins, little sound insulation. We could hear neighbours conversations clearly, ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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clawhammer3

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Disappointment . Disembarked Dubai not Southampton as heading shows.

To enjoy a leisurely time visiting various far east ports we had looked forward to this cruise for months, unfortunately the reality proved to be a disappointment. The embarkation was a slow process, which we ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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gousesolihull

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Not what you think

Cunard was chosen based on refreshing standards and a £90-million transformation in 2016. QM2's refurbishment. Embarkation took five to six hours no refreshments etc very poor service a lot of time wasted all ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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leonola

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor wheelchair accessibility in Princess Suite

We have cruised 5 times on other lines but this was a "Bucket List" cruise for us. We felt we were very lucky to get any disability cabin, let alone in Princess Grill. Embarkation in Sydney was fairly smooth, and we ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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