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Norwegian Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
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Athens

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18 Norwegian Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


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tfptrex

1 Review Written

Good Experience

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We had a good experience aboard the Nor. Jade. Very good shows every night (professional quality). The shows in Vegas would have cost us hundreds of dollars. The food was good in the buffet with very friendly staff ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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LadyReadingOxford

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Freestyle = No Style

A sea of thousands of bra straps, singlets, tattoos and baseball caps worn back to front. Photographers flashing at you all the time. Music blaring in every public room all day long and even outside the ship. Swirly ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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paiagirl

8 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Black Sea cruise by way of Jade

Sept. 29 to Oct. 9 was our 14th cruise with NCL. At first, we were not planning to do this cruise since we were going on the cruise that goes to Alexander, Egypt but our friend, whose pin name is "Heinbloed" on cc ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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ludiandrade

5 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary - not so great service on board.

My husband and I - who are seasoned cruisers -sailed on the NCL Jade departing October 21, 2009 from Athens, Greece for 12 nights with stops in 5 Greek Islands, Alexandira/Cairo, (Egypt), Izmir and disembarking in ...
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Sail Date October 2009


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Sherry Baby

3 Reviews Written

Many ports- many pleasures

We are a retired couple seeking exciting travel destinations. The Eastern Mediterranean 12- day Jade cruise beginning in Athens was a great choice for us. The many ports of call, coupled with the October (nearly ...
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Sail Date October 2009


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lovethatdirtywater

1 Review Written

Aft cabin caution

The Norwegian Jade, October 25, 2008 Piraeus to Istanbul, 12 nights We were thrilled to have scored an aft cabin. I poured over previous cruisers' reviews of the spacious balcony, the enduring sunsets ... but they ...
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Sail Date October 2008


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lise1

12 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

NCL delivers well

We were a little hesitant about booking a cruise with NCL, considering some negative reviews, but we were pleasantly surprised. This was our first time with freestyle cruising. As we are easy going travelers, we ...
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Sail Date October 2008


CanAm Girl avatar

CanAm Girl

1 Review Written

Hits and Misses on the NCL Jade

Embarkation: Quick and Easy. Champagne and Orange Juice was a nice touch. Cabin: Nice layout. Lots of storage. Large bathroom. (Balcony on deck 9) Ship: Overall while very nice, there is no wow factor. The ...
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Sail Date October 2008


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Robbo61

3 Reviews Written

Freestyle is best!

Embarkation: We like to arrive early and get on board and orientated. Arrived around 1pm and on board within 40 minutes. After a brief walk around we were surprised to find that our room was available (previous ...
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Sail Date April 2008


Tom avatar

Tom

12 Reviews Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Background: Our first cruise in 10 years. We are from Australia and this cruise was part of a month long trip to Europe. Hotel Info: stayed at the Plaka in the Plaka district of Athens the night before ...
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Sail Date September 2006


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neicie

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

My husband and I thought the Jewel was a beautiful ship, though the same size as its sister ship the Dawn, it did seem smaller and not quite as luxurious. It was lovely none the less and we found the facilities ...
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Sail Date May 2007


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chirk

5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

We just returned from the trip of a lifetime: aboard the Norwegian Jewel, Sept. 26-Oct. 8, Athens to Istanbul. We're a very active couple who enjoy independent travel, and chose this for its fabulous itinerary, ...
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Sail Date September 2007


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CruiseMom

2 Reviews Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

My husband and I decided to go on a kid-free vacation this year as the kids were old enough, and my parents young enough to look after them! We'd always wanted to go on Star Clippers, and since we've been to several ...
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Sail Date September 2007


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Caroldoll

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

We joined our son and daughter in law on this cruise and other than being on Norwegian in Hawaii, we always have chosen to cruise with either Crystal and Celebrity. We were hesitant to take this cruise because of ...
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Sail Date November 2007


Lisa R avatar

Lisa R

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

I just returned from a 12 night cruise in the Eastern Mediterranean (Greece, Egypt and Turkey). I am not a person who cruises often as I prefer to do things on my own schedule, rather than the dictates of the ship's ...
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Sail Date September 2006


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paljoeysmom

10 Reviews Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Destination Eastern Med - Greece, Egypt, Turkey We left from San Francisco a couple of days early so we could explore Athens. We booked our own air & hotel arrangements. We flew Delta from San Francisco to JFK, ...
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Sail Date September 2006


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cp556

2 Reviews Written

Athens to Istanbul - Cat AC

Norwegian Jade - April 23, 2008 Athens to Istanbul - 12 nights ATHENS: We spent three nights in Athens at Hotel Magna Grecia. Located in the Plaka area of the city, the hotel's right across from the main ...
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Sail Date April 2008


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lustgartenr

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

I am attorney 32 and my boyfriend, also 32, is in public relations. This was my 7th cruise, his 4th cruise. Previously, we have sailed princess, royal caribbean and Carnival. This was both our first time cruising ...
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Sail Date September 2006


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