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Norwegian Jade Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

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Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Norwegian Jade

11 Night Panama Canal Partial Transit (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: March 11, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Jade

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 5028

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Good choice with the Jade. Good ports of call and excursions.


4 out of 5
Fast embark

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Buffets food good, but seating insufficient

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Plenty of activities, triva and games were offered. Nice fitness center and library.


4 out of 5
Various entertainment. Loved the singers in the bars and clubs.

Children's Programs

No children along

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Friendly personal

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
The Jade is showing some wear but overall very good.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Cabin quiet and clean. Storage was excellent.

Ship tip

Do choose the Jade, a good value.

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

5 out of 5
Lots to see on Miami Beach.

Cartagena, Colombia

5 out of 5
Interesting old city. Guide gave good history information

Cruise Gatun Lake (Inside Panama Canal)

5 out of 5
Locks interesting. We did not take any tours off the ship.

Colon, Panama

3 out of 5
Did not take excursion.

Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

5 out of 5
Very interesting excursion. Saw monkeys, sloths, and gorgeous flowers.

Harvest Caye, Belize

3 out of 5
Cruise ship shops, overpriced

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

5 out of 5
Most beautiful beach in Caribbean.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

4 out of 5
Beautiful water, entertaining port area. Shopping OK.


5 out of 5
Orderly disembark. Got thru immigration quickly. No problems.
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