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New York (Manhattan) MSC Poesia Cruise Reviews

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MSC Poesia stop whining

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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Recreation

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We booked a Fall Foliage cruise with another couple on the MSC Poesia embarking on October 8, 2011. The embarkation was smooth and efficient and the lunch was just what we needed. We found it refreshing to be among so many different nationalities on board as opposed to Caribbean cruises with whiny parents and their disruptive children. Although repetitious, announcements in five different ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Traveled with disabled person


MSC Poesia - A Very Positive Cruise Experience!

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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Sailorboy1

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

After reading many rather negative reviews about MSC on Cruise Critic I had doubts about trying the line but I liked the itinerary of the October 8, 2011 MSC Poesia cruise to New England and Canada and booked. I was very pleased with all aspects of the cruise experience and while the ship is very European and while the MSC cruise experience is somewhat different from what most North Americans ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


WORST CRUISE EVER

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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jojosays

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

I have been on several cruises and this was the worst cruise I have ever been on. There was no safety muster, MSC has no regard for passenger safety. There was sewer in the cold water on the 3rd day out and MSC never alerted the passengers of this health hazard. When we called it in, the said they were having a "technical difficulty" and not to drink the water. After talking with other ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


Worst Cruise Ship Ever

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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SunCityAlex

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

STAY OFF OF MSC CRUISE LINES ESPECIALLY THE POESIA This cruise lines is the Wal-Mart of cruise lines. Let me start off with the standard disclaimers, we have cruised over 37 times on most all lines. We really like Princess, Carnival, and NCL. We just took this cruise to see the fall foliage and New York City as we are southerners and this sounded like a great itinerary. The cruise left New York ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


MSC POESIA; A waste of MONEY, Time

Review for MSC Poesia to Caribbean - Eastern

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dlittledike@bigpomd.com

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We Arrived in New York 21st overnighted then Boarded next day Saturday. No Luggage labbles available/supplied until the Bus has arrived at the dock & we had waited over 20 minutes. Boarded the Poesia & escorted to our Cabin on Deck 12 (Balcony). First couple of days experience "passable" but the continual 5 languages begun to annoy. ENGLISH (1748 english speaking passengers)LATIN(OK it is a ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


Pleasant Surprise

Review for MSC Poesia to Caribbean - Western

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Theo Cay

10+ Cruises

Our cruise on the MSC Poesia turned out to be one of our best ever. We were concerned about the many negative reviews we had seen prior to sailing, but were pleasantly surprised! THE FOOD: It's about what you'd expect on any cruise. More Italian and Mediterranean dishes(which was a plus for us).Some items are never seen on other lines. Buffet food could have been warmer. Cruise food is cruise ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


MSC New England/Canada Review

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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cracker355

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

After our smooth flight to New York, my wife and I began our MSC 7 night cruise with a rather painless check in. While walking to the ship I was impressed by the new appearance of the ship. Everything was clean and freshly painted (ship looked new). Upon entering the ship I was greeted by many ships crew welcoming me (barely speaking English) wanting to escourt me to my room. My wife an I ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


Arrogant Captain, Bad Food, Good Ports

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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gonetomontana

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Easy Embark Easy Disembark. Great Ports of Call. English, German, & Spanish speaking passengers were friendly. French Pas singers were pushy & were butting in line everywhere. We rented Cars at most ports. Budget Rent-a-car was great service & value, average excursion price for us was about $20.00 each person vs. Poesia Excursion at $80.00 each person. Bad experience at Quebec, 2 days in ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


10/8-14 2011 cruise canada and East Coast

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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svejkat

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

I was a little concerned when I read many negative reviews. But I was very happy with the ship, food and everything else. Really good service and food. The rolls where the best I have ever had and the pasta was out of this world. The servings in the dining room where small and I really appreciated that. I agree beef dishes were lacking, I did not have the lobster but the shrimp cocktail ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


MSC Poesia

Review for MSC Poesia to Canada & New England

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Sybird

10+ Cruises

Over the past year, I have read many negative reviews re: the MSC Poesia. My wife & I disembarked on Oct 22, 2011 in NYC from a 14-day R/T NYC to Quebec, Canada. on the beautiful MSC Poesia. We have been on more than 40 cruises including Celebrity, RCCL, NCL, Costa, HAL, Carnival and Homes and we happily add MSC to the list. * I cannot identify with any of the negativity that has been ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


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