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Venice to Europe - Black Sea Cruise Reviews

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Venice to Istanbul Cruise

Review for Viking Star to Europe - Black Sea

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sodonnell

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

I loved this cruise!! The highlight to me was being up on deck with a gin and tonic when the ship left port!! The Aquavit outdoor dining experience was incredible, with the outdoor cooking and the incredible bartenders... Marvin and Frederico!!! The fresh fish which was cooked by Dennis one night was divine! Overall service was excellent. The only aspect which was less than perfect was the ...
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Sail Date: September 2015


Food and Service All Time Low

Review for MSC Opera to Europe - Black Sea

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katryn88

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

MSC Opera. Experienced cruiser and this was the worst. Service Mgr said that cruise caters to Europeans and not to American standards...what? Expecting decent food, timely beverage and meal service is too much to expect? Lousy entertainment is acceptable? Never again. I will stick to Holland, Carnival and Royal Caribbean for top notch food, service and entertainment. Do your own research on port ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


Annoying things

Review for MSC Opera to Europe - Black Sea

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EMYBgd

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

Before MSC Opera I was on MSC Fantasia which is a bigger (and better) ship. Overall impresion is great! Itineraries are great, time spent on shore excellent and everyone are so nice and kind. If this had been my first cruise I would probably be thrilled, but since this is my third cruise I couldn't help myself but to compare it with previous one. We were the first passengers since the ship was ...
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Sail Date: July 2015

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


Worries were absolutely needless

Review for MSC Orchestra to Europe - Black Sea

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kazzer257a

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

we booked the cruise as it was a good price and nice itinerary, then I got very concerned by all the bad reviews regarding the food and staff. These concerns was needless. The ship is lovely, the food in both the main dining room and the buffet was always hot, delicious and with plenty of choice. Our main problem was embarkation in venice which was a complete shambles, but once aboard we loved ...
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Sail Date: September 2014


Pleasantly surprised!!

Review for MSC Musica to Europe - Black Sea

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skybird123

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I had read so many negative reviews that I was hesitant to book this cruise line. I truly don't know what they were complaining about! Boarding was so swift and I was in my cabin, with my luggage without any snafus. There were 3,000 passengers and only 78 English speakers, but it was never a problem. I was traveling alone and was seated with a delightful mix of dining companions. They had all of ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


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Surprise surprise

Review for MSC Musica to Europe - Black Sea

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siempre

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

I say surprise surprise for two reasons, this was our first cruise with MSC and my husband had been very reluctant to sail with this Italian company but we were very surprised at the high standard of hygiene, food, waiters etc. We don't usually bother with the shows but thoroughly enjoyed the classical evenings on board the Musica and applauded loudly to Strauss marches and Puccini arias. The ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Wow !! Best cruise so far..

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Europe - Black Sea

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patsyanna

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

Just back from 12 nights on the Adriatic and Black sea. Firstly the ship is beautiful very elegant in an art décor style. . The staff excellent always smiling and helpful, nothing too much trouble. We were on deck 4 outside partly blocked as we were between lifeboats so could see a little. Our fellow travellers were in cabins totally blocked by the life boats and found them very dark, and not ...
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Sail Date: September 2013


Great Ship-smaller but great service and friendly staff,

Review for Pacific Princess to Europe - Black Sea

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Jerry7111

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Black Sea cruise, Aug 2013. Husband, wife and 8 yr old child. We have cruised MANY times on a larger ship but this was the first smaller one. Let me start by saying that it is still big and rides great. Service was excellent and food was too. The staff seems to know you quickly and you will see some of the same passengers often. Returning to the ship we were always greeted with cool water and cool ...
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Sail Date: August 2013

Traveled with children


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