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Vancouver to Asia Cruise Reviews

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22 Vancouver to Asia Cruise Reviews


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Steveoka

21 Reviews Written

137 Helpful Votes

A good experience

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We did 2 back to back cruises from Vancouver to Shanghai on the westerdam. The staff as usual were friendly and very efficient from the room stewards to the waiting staff they were all very pleasant and full of ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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JohnandEl

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime - Loved the Volendam and the Itinerary

I wanted to wait a few months to go by to write this review of our trip on the Volendam which left Vancouver on Sept 29, and ended in Shanghai a month later. This was our fifth cruise on Holland America and longest ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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jimcoup

9 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Two Trips in One

We live in Vancouver so departure port was perfect. We had a balcony on the first leg to Tokyo and then an inside for the second leg to Shanghai. As others have stated, the ship appeared rusty and needed some paint. ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Canal Street sailor

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Six Star All the Way

After giving up on Crystal due to their diminution of services on board and the frenetic pace of the main dining room, we decided on Silversea. What a difference! Crystal still has the best cream soups at sea and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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buzzmax

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Unusual Cruise

Pick this cruise ( vancouver to tokyo) as a part of our round the world trip. We flew from London to vancouver cruise to Tokyo and then by air to Sri Lanka and London. We have had two previous cruises with the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Mermen

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

The Tired Millennium & Staff

This was our 3 time cruising on the Millie - having sailed multiple times on the Connie, Summit, Mercury, Infinity and Eclipse - this was probably our 15th cruise on =X=. Our cruise was 15 nights, "Japan Jubilee" ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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alden168

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Vancouver to Yokohama Japan 16 day Cruise

Me and my wife cruise twice a year, so far this is the worse experience that we ever have. We were expecting lots of events during our 8 days of sea. The events is very minimal and you cant even compare it to other ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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the-artman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good Cruise Could Have Been Better

Critique of Cruise, Vancouver to Tokyo We booked this trip while on last year's "President's cruise". The process went smoothly and we were well informed of all our amenities. Booking our return flight with Choice ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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VICENTEBSAS

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Poorly run ship, inferior cuisine and service

The check in at the Cruise terminal in Yokohama was obviously my first experience with this cruise from Yokohama to Vancouver. It was a disorganized mess which one can hardly be attributed to the Japanese personnel ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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yendis kassur

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Don't book Princess early

We are seniors ; 15+ cruises with lots of time. The 22 night cruise left from Vancouver and went to Alaska, Korea, Japan & China. The ports were all new to us. We pre booked a few sightseeing tours - but it was ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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PJAUSTRALIA

1 Review Written

Wonderful first ocean cruise

My husband and I had never been interested in cruising but after a 10 Day river cruise in Burma last year, we decided to try an ocean cruise and having been recommended and settled on Silver Seas, we were not ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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jcbdigger

1 Review Written

Pleasant enough cruise, but very disappointing ‘all inclusive’ win

First cruise with Silverseas on the Silver Shadow, a pleasant enough cruise blessed with generally good weather at almost all the ports of call. Here is a list of things that Silverseas gained points for, things ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Porky55

7 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Alaska to Tokyo in 16 days

We were first time Silversea cruisers, chosen firstly for the itinerary and second to experience 6 star cruising. Overall we had a pleasant 16 day cruise though honestly we are more comfortable on large cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Triviabunny

3 Reviews Written

Shadow and the Bering Sea

Embarkation Having been through Vancouver before and faced major queues for emigration, we were pleasantly surprised to be the only ship in port and upon arriving at US emigration found 6 bored operatives who ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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ging466

11 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

The Silver Shadow Shines!

I sailed on the Silver Shadow from Vancouver to Tokyo in September 2012. The ship was not full - 189 passengers to Kodiak, then 139 to Tokyo. Ship The ship looked great and I really liked it's size. I had an ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Saga Ruby

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Silver Shadow Success Story

Silver Shadow far exceeded expectations. I was greeted by my butler immediately upon arrival, suitcase delivered promptly. After contemplating the food offerings for three weeks, I can say that the quality was ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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onthegocruisers

2 Reviews Written

A slice of Asia

On Sept 22 we left Vancouver Canada for Asia via Ketchikan,Juneau,Skagway and Whittier Alaska. Six days at sea brought us to Muroran Japan, then Vladvostok, Russia, Pusan South Korea, and Dalian,Qingdao and Xingang ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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edo999

2 Reviews Written

From Vancouver to Alaska and China

After reading some of the negative reviews here I was hesitant to book a cruise on this ship. I was also a bit hesitant being on a boat for 22 days with so many sea days. But it was such a low price since it was a ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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AuntJuie

1 Review Written

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from Alaska to Asia, what a ride!

We've been on several Princess cruises, this was our second trip to Alaska, but have not gone this far north. The extra days to go to Whittier and Glacier Bay was a better Alaska experience. I say that because you ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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Jerry of San Francisco

9 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Trans Pacific Cruise to Japan from Vancouver, BC

This was my 12th cruise. I chose it as it was advertised as a Transpacific to Japan cruise. Originally it was to cruise the Aleutians and a stop in Russia, but neither happened. Many passengers did not hear of the ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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manoabob

2 Reviews Written

58 days Vancouver to Singapore

Holland continues to give you less on each cruise. Staff cutbacks and the quality of food products continues to degrade the experience. Have been sailing Holland for many years and have close to 500 actual days at ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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OldBoot

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Typhoon surprise

We wanted to embark at the Port of Vancouver, Canada as it is a short flight from our home. The repositioning cruise offered a fantastic fare and gave us a chance to visit Japan. We planned to join a land tour once ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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