Norwegian Jade Cruise Review to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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3 out of 5

First Time Cruiser - Greek Islands

Sail Date: October 01, 2013

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Family w/older children

Room Type: Inside

The ship itself was comfortable and contained a great variety of places to spend your time.

Pros: We've always heard about the amount of food on cruises but we were pleasantly surprised with the quality also (we purchased the three restaurant package\, which helped with variety). All the staff was remarkably friendly and helpful.

Cons: Lounge area around pool too congested. Entertainment very limited for a 12 year old (not allowed to join Teen group and other activities too childish).

Recommends Norwegian Jade? Yes!

Ship Quality
Condition was fantastic; as mentioned\, the poolside lounge area was too small; otherwise\, excellent.
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
The shows we saw were nice but nothing over the top. The events such as 'The Newlywed Game' were a little too corny and participation too restricted. And the dancing was too organized/controlled - shouldn't have a staff member with a mike trying to be funny - just play good music and let people dance.
Children's Programs
As mentioned\, too limited/childish for kids from about 9-12 years old. Teen program is good but nothing super special.

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