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Mexican Riviera Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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590 Mexican Riviera Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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travelbug10

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

We were in a safe bubble

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20 of us from the Houston area sailed on March 8th - our spring break. While we considered cancelling, we made the decision to go forward not knowing that this would be the last sailing for the Joy for a while. It ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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pamfergusonpdx

1 Review Written

GREAT JOB, HOLLAND AMERICA LINE!

I was impressed! I was a bit scared of the "older ship" but the Oosterdam did not disappoint! She was stylish, glamorous, and artfully appointed. Food was stunning in the Lido Market, the Vista Dining Room, as ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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nellierigby

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lovely crew, big improvements

Just back from a week on the Panorama plus a bonus day on the ship when a passenger got sick and needed medical testing to ensure it wasn’t corona. It wasn’t, thank goodness. The ship is clean and modern. It ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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geomac53

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Short but awesome

My wife was invited by Princess Players Club with an unbelievable price for this cruise and we could not refuse. First time with medallion, best feature for starters is door unlocked came down to my cabin with a ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Maxine1

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Back to Carnival! Great Cruise.

Our last cruise was the Celebrity Reflection, we have not cruised Carnival in 10 years, so i was a little nervous to return to the line. The Panorama ended up being our favorite cruise! My husband and I are 55 ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Coloradobab

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Panorama Carnival Great Ship

We loved sailing on the Panorama. The staff was wonderful - they really went out of their way to help in any way possible. Since there was only a slight difference between Panorama and Horizon but it still made a ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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hernantk

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise, Beautiful Ship, and Awesome Cruise Director!

Second time on the beautiful Royal Princess and FINALLY learned my way around this big ship! Ha ha! Seriously, the ship itself is absolutely impressive and stunning. Words can't even describe! - Staff: They ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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GPS guy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Comparing NCL and Carnival

We chose this new, Carnival ship to compare to the new NCL ships we have been on in the past. Over the Christmas week, my husband and I were lucky enough to be on Carnival’s new ship, the Panarama. As a life-time ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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sbwmail

9 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise on the Carnival Panorama

We thoroughly enjoyed our week on the Carnival Panorama. The food was delicious, entertainment was very good (stage productions/comedians) and service throughout the ship was wonderful. We had a mid-ship balcony on ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Harrisonblu

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise

We had a wonderful family cruise on the Panorama. We flew to LAX the day before and stayed at the Holiday Inn Downtown. The cruise passengers are a diverse group of all ages. Pros- The ship is big, you don’t ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Airdale1

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First cruise and not disappointed!

We opted for the Royal Princess cruise on the Mexican Riviera mainly because it was close to where we live in California and because the ship had been updated recently and looked beautiful. We were not disappointed ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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maryjanemarkle

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

New Years on the Classic Holland America Oosterdam

This New Years cruise met every expectation of a fun filled and beautiful holiday. The ship itself is an antique lover's paradise. The statues, the paintings, the sculptures, the murals,were startlingly gorgeous ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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OC SeaPA

7 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Definitely worth the wait!

Although this was cruise #50 for me, we have only done a few Carnival weekend cruises. When I saw a new ship from our home port (1/2 hr drive!) we booked immediately (3/18) for our Jan 2020 Family cruise. DH was a ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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MikCar

7 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

New Years Family Cruise

This was a cruise of a life time for us. We cruised with our daughters and their families. So there were ten of us in 3 adjacent rooms. Grandkids ranged in age from 9 to 12 years. The steward removed the balcony ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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heckledtrio

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Awesome new ship

We live in So Cal so Long Beach is easy to get to, and thus have cruised on the Imagination and Inspiration (both Fantasy class) more than once. We were excited for Long Beach to finally get a new ship, and sailed ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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SK_CruiseCrazy

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Ship and Cruise Cruise

We are just back from a 7-day Christmas Cruise on the Carnival Panorama yesterday, and I wanted to write this quick review before too much time passed. We left Long Beach, CA on Saturday, Dec 21 and returned ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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cupofjoe18

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

What A JOY It Was (Detailed Review)

My family of four just returned from our seven nights on the Joy, and we couldn't be more thrilled about our vacation! This was our first time cruising with Norwegian but our eighth cruise overall. We have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Rocketman68

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Crew and Service, Excellent Food Selections, Great Onboard Amenities

Ship - Royal Princess, built in 2012. While not necessarily new, it was one of Princess' flagship vessels, and one of the most luxurious, if not the most. Cabin - we stayed at the Dolphin Deck, midship, balcony. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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gr8fulmare

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Loved the Quirkiness and Size of the Miracle

We were visiting our son in San Diego and decided that instead of renting a place, we would all go on a Mexican Riviera cruise. The embarkation and debarkation were smooth and fast, even with no FTTF available. The ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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zonacruiser25

7 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Quick 5 day getaway to Cabo

We started in Phoenix and drove to San Pedro the day before our cruise. We were routed thru Yorba Linda and decided to see the Nixon Presidential Library. The stop was well worth it. We did the stay and cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Tinke the Finn

1 Review Written

Great cruise on NCL Bliss

We choose this cruise because of the ship, especially because of the newly designed Haven and it did not disappoint us. Overall there was a lot to do and many places to go, we didn't have a change to experience all, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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doherty73

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Another amazing NCL cruise in the books.

4th cruise on NCL. 6th overall. Prior on Sky, Gem and Getaway. Big fans of the Freestyle cruising. Had the beverage package and 3 meals at specialty dining included in the fare. THE GOOD Beautiful ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Deerpoet

1 Review Written

Pros and Cons - a 9 out of 10

I chose the Royal for a new sailing experience, looking for exciting adventures and it was all this and more. The ship is absolutely stunning and has great offerings of food, entertainment and activities. Many ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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krabbyy_patty

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great Time with the Family

Overall, my family and I had a great time on the cruise and are discussing about going again! Embarkation: Getting to the cruise terminal was a mess, there was a long line of cars dropping off cruisers. There ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Monicabarbu88

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

We had a great time on our cruise!!!!

My family and I went for the first time on a cruise. We didn’t really know what to expect, but we have heard it’s a lot of fun!! So this is how we decided to spend my mom’s birthday. We booked a cruise with ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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