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civilnut
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
SHIP- The Good, Paint job on the outside- The Bad, Nothing special inside to look at- The Ugly, Small hallways two people can't pass one has to go into a doorway and the rooms are very small. How else could you get over 4100 paying people ... Read more
sunloveratlanta
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
43 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Overall, loved our cruise on the Escape but it was very expensive compared to other options. It was multi-generational, with ages ranging from 18 to 77, so we needed something for everyone ... and we found it. There will always be ... Read more
Fussygal1
Member Since 2017
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
My husband, daughter (15 yr old) and I went on the western Caribbean cruise 6/24-7/1 and we found it spectacular from beginning to end. We read many reviews before our trip and we were a bit concerned but our concerns were quickly washed ... Read more
jday5521
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
I go with family every year on a NCL Cruise. The Gem is our favorite, we have grown close with the cruise line, but we were a little disappointed with the service time though. There were a number things that had changed, many of them ... Read more
barbara1960
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Me and my husband are first time cruisers.-Went with other family members (which were seasoned cruisers. What a delight. Getting on the ship, getting off the ship (went like clockwork. The whole cruise staff was wonderful. The cabin was ... Read more
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Jojo S.
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
my husband decided 3 years ago to taken a different vacation....because I'm the one that drives and he doesn't want to fly....so with that this was our 3rd year sailing with the Dawn loved it the 1st time and better the 2nd time and ... Read more
LECCITYMAN
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
6 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
Chose this cruise for the 2 day stop in Havana. Must have been a beautiful place at one time. 40% of structures unsalvageable , 2 collapse each day . 60+ years of communism has taken its toll on a onetime gem. Average wage $18-25 per ... Read more
Cru-Zin
Member Since 2013
1 review
190 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
I chose the cruise as a high school graduation gift for my grandson. The ports were good and the food in the main dining room was good and most of the shows we chose were good. The staff is pleasant and competent. When we cruise, we ... Read more
Chefhelen3
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
This was my second cruise on The Sky. This trip was a 360. I brought my family on this cruise to Cuba and had high expectations. Embarkation was a disaster, there was a line snaked a mile long. Latitude members were shuffled to a ... Read more
Desert Cruiser
Member Since 2001
2 reviews
25 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We were a family of 12 (aged 2-91) celebrating my mother-in-law's 92 birthday. She had visited 49 states and Alaska was #50. We had been planning this trip for over a year. My wife and I have been on several cruises, but for most of ... Read more
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Fromwayback
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
This cruise was part of a YMT package that included a land component. The cruise was very nice. The ship was mid-sized and easy to get around. Food was good, staff friendly. The main dining rooms had very good meals, and changed featured ... Read more
Unwary Giraffe
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
This was our first time cruising so we really had no idea what to expect. We chose NCL because they offered the Denali land tour. We chose to park at SEATAC and take a shuttle to Vancouver. i will try to break my review into sections: ... Read more
jerrytheag
Member Since 2010
1 review
10 helpful votes
I decided to head to Havana, Cuba to experience a place that few Americans have had the opportunity to see since the early 60's. We departed Miami, Florida on the Norwegian Sky and headed for Havana, Cuba. The ship was in great shape ... Read more
woocruiser3
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
69 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Background: My family loves to cruise and have been on many cruises on many cruise lines. We find it is a great way for multigenerational trips with far-flung family as it allows everyone to go at their own pace and gives some breathing ... Read more
kaom10009
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2017
The Norwegian Breakaway is the largest ship I've been on thus far. The design plan by Peter Max is colorful and indicative of his artwork. The seven of us thought the show "Burn the Floor" was very well done. My husband ... Read more
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ffm0813
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2017
Just recently returned from a fabulous cruise to Bermuda via The Breakaway. The ship is very modern and exceptionally clean. The staff is very attentive,extremely polite, and always available to meet your needs. I can not compliment ... Read more
amygutman
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
133 forum posts
3 helpful votes
About us: husband and wife (mid-40s) and 8 yo son, on our 6th cruise, 2nd in the Haven, and 3rd on NCL. We were in an H4 2 bedroom Haven villa on the 15th floor (15108). Our 2nd time on the ship, having been in an H4 on 16th floor ... Read more
kauaian-kitten
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
8 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We arrived to the port around 11am and it took maybe an hour to get through everything - baggage, the line, etc and get onboard. Although the rooms weren’t completely ready, I was pleased that we were able to drop off our carry on ... Read more
Westy1
Member Since 2017
1 review
22 helpful votes
Yes, its an older ship. If you look in corners you'll see it. It doesn't have the climbing wall or waverider surfing or big slides. The big picture though is better. We chose this ship/cruise for the ports, and the price. We ... Read more
Cindyg5660
Member Since 2017
1 review
We traveled to Bermuda on a 7 day cruise. I can honestly say it was the best. Our Cabin was beautiful and the cabin service was excellent. The ship itself is large and beautiful. I traveled with my family of 8 and there was something ... Read more
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barbara80
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
I was on holiday with husband and friends, I found an offer for this date and i decided to try this cruise company. Embarkation and disembarkation very smoothly. the ship is not new but very kind and clean, the cabin is perefect with all ... Read more
SKfromDallas
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
This is the 2nd cruise I have been on, and there was a lot of hype about doing the Norwegian Haven option (e.g. butler, private courtyard with mini swimming pool, priority for embarkation, private restaurant for breakfast/lunch, etc.). We ... Read more
Nils20
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We did Choose the boat because of the ports. The ship was very comfortable and had a lot of good restaurants. Lots of things to do when abord. I bit too much noice sometimes with al the Music on sundeck. It was easy to get of the boat in ... Read more
bamacheese
Member Since 2007
1 review
1 helpful vote
Family cruise with Daughter, 2 Grandkids, ages 12 and 13, myself(70) and my wife, a trip meant to be cruise as a family ,celebrating our lives. NCL was incredible in handling a glitch ,of our making , to even board the ship. With their ... Read more
victrec
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Have cruised on the Epic many times. An interestng itinerary with good ports of call. 6 in total with 1 sea day.The main reason we cruise on this ship is because the SIGLO band is on board. 4 x Filipino guys, all super talented. Can play ... Read more
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