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Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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Review: 1
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Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
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Norwegian Breakaway

7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: September 22, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Breakaway

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 10910

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

- overall, it was an ok cruise. would've preferred to see all the ports on itinerary but because of weather and emergency (something no one can control), we ended up spending most of the vacation at sea. - hard to get reservations to preferred restaurants because of restaurant size and seating capacity. ran out of lobsters at ocean blue (not sure how - is it poor planning?) - everything feels a la cart/upcharge

Embarkation

4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
limited selection in the main dining room. v small space for le bistro and ocean blue (the most popular specialty dining at breakaway) very , very hard to get a reservation buffet - it's good,

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

4 out of 5
main show was very good (rock of ages musical) the rest are ok

Children's Programs

no kids

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
as always, bar staff, stateroom attendants and servers/waiters were excellent, very creative and funny.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

4 out of 5
it's miami - been there so many times (no excursion)

San Juan, Puerto Rico

4 out of 5
first day - everything was closed (town preparing for typhoon). spent the night (unexpected) since St. Thomas was closed because of typhoon - stores were open the next day. visited a few shops and walked around

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Did not visit port

port was closed - weather related

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

4 out of 5
nice beaches, did island tour

Nassau, Bahamas Did not visit port

medical emergency

Disembarkation

3 out of 5
long lines and lots of passengers were upset with
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