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

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A memorable 10 days on the beautiful Jewel

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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cortcase

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

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 bottom line is that anything that momentarily annoyed me or compared unfavorably to past cruises did not affect my overall appreciation of this cruise at all. This was a wonderful trip, the ...
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Sail Date: February 2011

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Baltic Capitals on the Norwegian Jewel

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Windbag the Sailor

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

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 tenders about how Princess did this better, Holland America did that better, RCCL's tender operations did not measure up to P&O's, etc. Having met great people, received good service ...
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Sail Date: July 2008


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

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Caroldoll

First Time Cruiser

Age 80s

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 many negative comments posted on the boards. As always a cruise experience is what you make it. Embarkation in Athens - We were approached by the concierge so our embarkation was ...
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Sail Date: November 2007

Cabin Type: Garden Villa


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

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chirk

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

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, which included Alexandria, with enough time for the Giza pyramids. This is our second cruise, so some of our comparisons are to the Celebrity Summit, which we took to Alaska. We ...
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Sail Date: September 2007

Cabin Type: Family Balcony


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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boba81

First Time Cruiser

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 and we were on the ship by 1 P.M. We had the opportunity to get an upgrade to a Penthouse which we took. We were in the stern section so there were no strong breezes when we opened the ...
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Sail Date: September 2007

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Large Balcony


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

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CruiseMom

First Time Cruiser

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 Caribbean destinations, opted for the Mediterranean. We were mainly interested in Greece. However, our travel agent pointed out that for about the same price as a week with Star ...
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Sail Date: September 2007


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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cruisingaussies

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

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 feelings about the Freestyle Dining. It is great to have the choice of restaurants on the Jewel and to be able to turn up at either of the main dining rooms at any time in the evening. ...
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Sail Date: September 2007


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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cruisedoc100

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

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 a great itinerary; Barcelona,Messina,Naples,Rome,Florence,Villafranche. Also I had cruised NCL once before on the Dawn and had a discount that ran out soon. So off we went.First the ...
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Sail Date: August 2007

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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Gabgab

First Time Cruiser

Age 30s

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 wonderful cruise and even better itinerary. I am sold for life on NCL. Also to us this cruise was more about the ports then the cruise so we didn't do as much activities as we could of. We ...
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Sail Date: May 2007

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window


Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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neicie

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

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 fantastic and the crew a delight. Embarkation was extremely fast which was a pleasant surprise.(we waited 5 hours to board the Dawn, but there had been a blizzard in NY the day before) ...
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Sail Date: May 2007

Cabin Type: Family Inside


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