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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews for Cruises for the Disabled Cruises to the Panama Canal & Central America

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Bucket List Cruise Fulfilled!

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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Esperanza7

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

As usual a little late with this review, but, better late than never!! Like any cruise, everyone’s opinions and experiences are different, which is what makes the Cruise Critic reviews so interesting. This was our 7th NCL cruise. Panama Canal had been on my bucket list for a very long time, so I was very excited to finally be going. We booked this cruise 9 months before departure and did a ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Full transit of the Panama Canal, a must for any seasoned traveler.

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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coreyglab1955

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Even if you know the history, have seen the documentaries and understand the engineering, a full passage of the Panama Canal is a MUST for any lover of history, science or travel. The senior crew members were very assessable and were quite willing to answer questions from the very basic to the very technical. The food set up at the buffet provided a good flow with multiple food islands. Lines ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


The locks are amazing

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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ellenro

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Going through the canal was an interesting experience. Hard to believe they have been using them for over 100 years and still working like clockwork. The film about the building of the canal was very enlightening. Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Guatemala were all different and we enjoyed our excursions in each port. Catamaran and walled city in Cartagena was a hilite for me. The coffee ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Inside


Panama Canal

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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peggysue79

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise because my brother pics all our cruises and I just trust his choices..lol. I have been traveling with Norwegian for 4 years now and it is amazing. So spoiled by the time i get home,have a hard time adjusting. We had the most wonderful crew, but our waiter was one of the most pleasing people i have ever met. Word of warning...on this ship and a few others. The pull out bed is ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony


Amazing trip

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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sprkysrn

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

My Husband has always been a Panama Canal Buff. So when I saw this cruise I gave it to him for our 38th wedding anniversary. Actually we spent our 39th for this cruise. Everything was great from our cabin steward Priscilla to the waiters at the restaurants to the entertainment director Ian, The shows were top rate, the food was excellent, there were many open dining restaurants, we at a Tsars ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


The Panama Canal

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WIEBER

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

It was our 25 wedding anniversary, we chose going through the Panama canal. This was our first cruise. We disembarked on every stop. We enjoyed the sunshine, the itinerary was geared to the older folk, but we found things to do in the sports part of the ship. The entertainment was good until the nights with the two Russian circus couple, they were the highlight and wished for more. The main ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window


Incredible Panama Canal Cruise on NCL Jewel

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fjkjr

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

SImply a great cruise - The ship was fantastic, the crew incredibly attentive and polite, the food delicious, and the entertainment top notch. Loved all restaurants except Cagney's atmosphere did not do the food, or the other Cagney's on other NCL ships credit (we were seated by the kitchen, it was loud and not intimate at all). We loved Tsars main dining (the best comp dining we have had on a ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Norwegian Jewel, 14 night full transit Panama Canal cruise

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topdog11

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I always wanted to do a full transit of the Panama Canal. The Jewel was sailing on the dates of my 45 anniversary, so that is why we picked NCL Jewel. I usually sail with Royal and Carnival. The Jewel built in 2004 and went into dry dock 2014 if I remember correctly. The ship is showing it's age. I can not say if it was because of the length of the cruise, the average age of the passengers, or ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


A Bit Disappointed with NCL

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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Lancsgirl52

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

We chose this particular itinerary because of the unusual ports of call, especially Central America. This did not disappoint in the least. However, the NCL experience could have been better. First of all, embarkation was complete chaos and very disorganized. Long lines and half-way into our wait, quite a number of agents just "disappeared" making the wait even longer. No system at all. Maybe ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Inside


Great Panama Canal cruise!

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Panama Canal & Central America

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catlib55

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

For our fiftieth wedding anniversary, we decided to do a full transit of the Panama Canal. We had done a round trip partial transit ten day cruise several years ago, but this time decided to do a full transit. We embarked on the cruise in Miami, FL. We are wintering in Apollo Beach, FL, near Tampa, so we and the other couple cruising with us rented a car and drove to Miami the day before the ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


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