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Norwegian Epic Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall rating:

4.4 out of 5
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Norwegian Epic

7 Night Western Mediterranean (Rome Roundtrip)

Sail date: June 13, 2018

Ship: Norwegian Epic

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 9081

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Took my son to Europe for two weeks as his graduation present. The cruise was half of the trip so we could get to more places. We are also used to cruises so it was the way to go. Cover more ground in a short period of time. Norwegian was fine. I am undecided if I will cruise with them again however. Food was just so-so.

Embarkation

4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Teppanyaki

5 out of 5

The chefs there were outstanding! Food was also great. The chefs had great personalities and had us rolling with laughter in our chairs! These chefs are better than the ones I have seen on the mainland. Kudos to them. Made for a very enjoyable night and experience.

Ice Bar

5 out of 5

Took my son into his first bar experience into the Ice Bar. Definitely unique and VERY cold. They do give you things to wear but most people only stayed for a 1/2 hour. Wouldn't skip doing this if you are on-board, but it is one time thing for us.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

4 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Eat at the on-board restaurants. The buffet upstairs is tasteless.

Ports of call

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

5 out of 5

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5

Cannes, France

4 out of 5

Palma De Mallorca, Balearic Islands

5 out of 5

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5

Naples, Italy

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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