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Norwegian Pearl Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Review for Norwegian Pearl to the Panama Canal & Central America
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Dec 2019
Cabin: Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

We chose this cruise for a couple of reasons. Number one, it crossed off one of our bucket list items, the Panama Canal. Number two, we were cruising on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as well as New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.

We had a mini-suite. We have learned from other cruises that we want to be mid-ship or a bit forward. Why? The smoke stack leaves soot on the balcony when your cabin is towards the back of the ship. Yes, you can get a bigger balcony, but the trade-off is you need to brush off the soot several times a day.

The nice thing about the mini-suite is there is a large, deep tub that be used as either a soaker tub or a shower; we prefer the shower. The toilet is separated by a partial wall, so both of us could be in the bathroom at the same time.

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Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

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