Carnival Magic Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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2-3 cruises


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3 out of 5

I was disappointed

Sail Date: August 26, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Room Type: Inside

Ship was very large and clean. Staff members were very nice.

Pros: ports of call. Nice ship

Cons: not very accommodating. Too many charges.

Recommends Carnival Magic? Yes!

Ship Quality
Big ship. Very clean. Staff worked hard to make ship clean and comfortable.
Food and Dining
Restaurant food was very good. Lido deck food was average. The wait staff was excellent. I enjoyed the people who I sat with at my table at night. I never received lat dining request, which I was guaranteed before the cruise left.
Service and Staff
On a ship so large, it was difficult for staff to give each matter attention.
Cabin / Stateroom
Size of stateroom was very good. Comfort was good. Toilet seats were narrow. Staff to clean stateroom was excellent!!!!
Entertainment was very good. A lot of variety. I enjoyed the comedy and movies at night.
Messina, Sicily
I went to the Greek Theatre and Taormina.
Don't Miss: Greek Theatre. Beautiful Island of Taormina.
Naples, Italy
I enjoyed the Island of Capri, Sorrento and the Amalfi coast. Beautiful.
Don't Miss: ALL
Marseille (Provence), France
Arles and St Remy de Provence.The guide took us to the hospital that Van Gogh was visiting beyond the tour. Market area was great!
Don't Miss: VanGogh inspiration area at Arles
Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy
St. Peter's Basilica was a must do on my list! I wish I could have gone into the Vatican.
Don't Miss: St. Peter's Basilica.
Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy
Livorno was excellent!
Don't Miss: the Colliseum was a "don't miss" . enjoyed leaning tower
Palma De Mallorca, Balearic Islands
Caves of Drach
Don't Miss: Caves of Drach.

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