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Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
Eastern Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

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9

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Average

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19 Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Norwegian Jewel Europe - Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


cortcase avatar

cortcase

10 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

A memorable 10 days on the beautiful Jewel

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My goal this time around is to keep this short and sweet — or at least shorter than most of my previous reviews. :) I don't believe reviews that are all glowing or all scathing, so you'll find a mix here. The ...
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Sail Date February 2011


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Windbag the Sailor

1 Review Written

Baltic Capitals on the Norwegian Jewel

Baltic Capitals on the Norwegian Jewel: 4 July 2008 Ahoy. This is my first review and only my second cruise, so I only have RCCL to compare it with. On that cruise, I was struck by the number of complaints in the ...
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Sail Date July 2008


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cruisingaussies

3 Reviews Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

We booked this cruise for the itinerary, even though we had visited most ports of call before. We did hesitate about booking with NCL, as we are big fans of Celebrity and Royal Caribbean. We still have mixed ...
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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


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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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Maddy122

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

I tried to keep this short but there is so much to rave about! Travel Day We opted for the NCL air and a pre-cruise stay in Barcelona. The flight on Lufthansa was uneventful although it was touch and go until ...
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Sail Date July 2006


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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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MBMiner

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

By way of background, my wife and I are a retired couple in our 60's, and have sailed on approximately 20 cruises, most of them of 14-days or longer duration,. We book balcony cabins, and over the years have sailed ...
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Sail Date October 2006


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szdiver

18 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Let me start by saying we are a family of 3 - Dave, Sandy & daughter, Cassie. We have cruised on 25 different occasions and love the sport. Dave is an accountant/controller and I am a firefighter/emt. Cassie works ...
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Sail Date October 2006


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jayintx

5 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

This was the Oct. 9 sailing from Istanbul to Barcelona. We have done more than 30 cruises, and we would both rank this one as #1 or #2! It's a tossup with South America two years ago, also with NCL. The ship is ...
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Sail Date October 2006


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Gabgab

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

History: I am 22 year old girl who just graduated from college. I went on this trip with my mom as part of graduation present. This was our first cruise. Also I don't have great grammar just fyi. Overview: A ...
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Sail Date May 2007


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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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


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


CruiseMom avatar

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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boba81

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

We just returned from an Eastern Mediterranean Cruise on the Norwegian Jewel and loved it. Our flight from Boston was smooth and there were no hitches as far as luggage was concerned. Embarkation was fairly easy ...
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Sail Date September 2007


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violetta

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel

My husband and I have taken a one night Inaugural Voyage on Norwegian Jewel in November, 2005. This was our seventh cruise, and first on NCL. Previously we cruised with Carnival, RCCL, Princess and Celebrity. I have ...
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Sail Date November 2005


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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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cruisedoc100

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Let me begin by noting that we first wanted a Silversea cruise that we were not able to make due to not being able to get seats on the right date. With that NCL was the only cruise line in the eastern med that had ...
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Sail Date August 2007


Norwegian Jewel Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.04.1
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.04
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.9
Enrichment1.03.4
Service3.04.1
Value For Money4.03.8
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