Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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5 out of 5

Norwegian is great!

Sail Date: January 27, 2013

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

My husband and I just returned from our first cruise. We chose a 9 night Norwegian Caribbean cruise through . Our experience far exceeded our expectations. The whole trip was so professionally handled for us from the searching at to the very last minute of our selected cruise. We will certainly do this again! Thank you!!

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Ship Quality
Beautiful ship, stellar accomodations.
Food and Dining
Excellent food choices and great service!
Cabin / Stateroom
Although interior and small - it was extremely comfortable.
Service and Staff
We were so impressed with the quality of the staff.
There were so many wonderful choices for entertainment and activities we'll have to go again to see it all!
Children's Programs We had no children with us, however, the kids I saw were having a great time.
Onboard Activities
A wide range of activities were offered - enough for everyone.
Destinations and Excursions
The destinations were absolutely beautiful and our excursions were well worth the money for us.
New York, New York Easy access from the airport to the ship - used NY Airporter company.
San Juan, Puerto Rico San Juan port was beautiful-the Old San Juan city was so interesting and quaint.
Philipsburg, St. Maarten St. Maarten was very beautiful. Go to Rima's for the best prices!
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Beautiful views from the mts.
Samana, Dominican Republic
Make sure to go to the beach and enjoy the water!


Make sure you try the fine dining sit down complimentary restaurants a few nights on the Norwegian Gem, but mostly you'll love the Garden Cafe buffet style because of it's huge variety presented every single meal!

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