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Norwegian Epic Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Western Mediterranean (Barcelona Roundtrip)
Sail Date: June 30, 2013
Ship: Norwegian Epic
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

The Norwegian Epic Mediterranean cruise overall was a good experience. Staff members on board the ship were excellent!! We really enjoyed meeting, talking, and finding out things about them and their lives on and off the ship. They were always courteous, professional, and ready to serve. The food was ok. At times it was very good and some dishes were rather bland and uneventful. I did like the fact that we had to pay an extra $2.50 for fresh squeezed orange juice or regular sodas. The entertainment was not good. We struggled to find something that was worth seeing that was complimentary. Ports of call was good and the disembarking process went very smooth.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
We struggled to find interesting entertainment at night. The only good entertainment was the Dominican band and the "Dancing with the Epic Stars" program.

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

The sit down restaurants had the better breakfast. For quieter sunbathing, the upper deck (18) is best.

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Keep in mind that travel time from the port to Rome is approximately 90 minutes each way.
5 out of 5
Excellent!!! Wish we had longer time in Palma to explore further.
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