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US Coast Guard cutter making darkened ship/nighttime transit through canal.  Wonder why?
Evening conclusion of entire canal transit on Panama City/Pacific side.
Panama Canal transit.  New canal uses tugs vs tracked mules to keep vessels centered in the lock.
Beautiful ship.
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Beautiful places with, at times, a struggling ship

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Ssmiff
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We consider ourselves as easily pleased and fair - so here goes The boarding at Civitavecchia (Rome) was seamless at our allocated time. We had all our paper work ready and check-in complete, with COVID test etc, which I think helped as there were plenty of folk sitting around waiting. If you do decide to get a test there, yes, as advertised, it will cost $65. There were places apparently in ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


NCL CASH EXTRACTION

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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compaq5315
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Never been with NCL before and probably won't cruise with them again. Everything they do board is about cash extraction. They charge a fee for for buying from their shops, for the pleasure of serving you. Gambling is the main feature on the ship, lots and lots of tables. Although we had a drinks package, bottled water was not included, for a litre of water $6.00 + 20% SC. There was no ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


Nice ship

Review for Norwegian Breakaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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craig01020
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Just returned from a 7 day Caribbean cruise on Breakaway, my first time on BA, second on NCL. Our cruise had 3,000 passengers. I was very apprehensive because of the many negative reviews I've read, but overall it was better than I expected. The good: The ship was beautiful and in great shape. It looked brand new. Food in the MDR was good, but not great. Six and Burn the ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Restaurants closed. Bars closed. Gelato and snack counters closed.

Review for Pride of America to Hawaii

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YodaMom
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

NCL doesn’t disclose that more than half of the specialty dining venues are closed. Also only bars mid-ship around the pool are open. Various gelato, coffee bars, and snack areas are closed. Shore excursions are less than what is on the website. If you want the entertainment and variety of food venues, this is NOT the cruise for you. Clientele was 80% over 60 and clearly there for the buffet. ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Owner's Suite with Large Balcony


Things to expect on an underbooked older cruise ship

Review for Norwegian Star to Mediterranean

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zgjdenver@q.com
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We thought we liked the itinerary - 10 day cruise from Venice to Barcelona with a different port everyday. We wore ourselves out and did not have the discipline not to get off the ship every day. Just couldn’t resist at least seeing the port. Next time I will choose ships with at least 2 sea days on a 10 day cruise. Ports we liked: Split, Dubrovnik, Kotor: each of which we did either a hop on/hop ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony


Over charge no invoice!!!

Review for Norwegian Jade to Europe - All

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LAJI1971
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I spend around 200$ on board and they over cherge me with onother 260$..avoid NCL! So i want to make it clear no ivoce was send ito me ,they just rob your bank account!!!Make sure you double check all rewievs before book your cruise with NCL!!!!!!!!!!!.Thet are checking your personal water bootle as well when you are bording on your intinerary,is just unbeliveably how rude they are!They also ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


Cruising with kids

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Jgolding23
6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

Just home from 7 day cruise on the Epic.this was my partners first cruise and my first cruise on norweign having previously sailed with Royal Caribbean on 7 occasions . We booked everything via Norwegian including flights. The flights where great with aer lingus and vueling(such a good airline first time flying with them) I had applied for the upgrade to a 2 bed state room in the Haven as a ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Penthouse with Balcony

Traveled with children


A great cruise

Review for Pride of America to Hawaii

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SeaDaveRed
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

In my opinion there is no better way to see 4 Hawaiian islands than by taking the Pride of America. This cruise was the 4th sailing of this cruise since NCL started up again. Overall we thought every part of the cruise was very good. Check in was all of 10 minutes and we were on board. We were very pleased to get a balcony upgrade - this was our first hint that the cruise was sailing at less than ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


THE 4/30-5/7/22 COVID EXPERIENCE ONBOARD - WHAT'S NEW

Review for Pride of America to Hawaii

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angelfish888
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This review is about our return to cruising and our experience on this 4th cruise week since the Covid shutdown 2 years ago. We cruised Norwegian 2/20 just before shutdown, so having returned this morning 5/7/22 from Norwegian's Pride of America (Hawaiian) cruise and cruisetour. Here's what we experienced and we will refer to this post-Covid experience onboard and not life about the ship itself. ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Inside


Bermuda was beautiful

Review for Norwegian Pearl to Bermuda

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Mr.Philippe
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was my 5th cruise, first with norwegian. I thought we were getting a step above the usual. We were wrong. The staff are always fun and accommodating. Ship is clean and maintained beautifully. The ships band was fantastic, best entertainment on ship, we enjoyed them alone one night. We found the food disappointing, especially the buffet Cafe. The entertainment was poor. Only 2 good ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


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