Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

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3 out of 5

Freestyle Cruising, my first experience

Sail Date: October 18, 2008

Reviewed: 8 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

The ship was beautiful, clean with nice art. The weather was cool so when out to sea it seemed crowded with not enough to do or space. The main dining rooms were crowded with long lines even at the buffet. There were about six speciality restarants that cost extra that were not crowded from $10 each for Mexican or Chinese food to $20 each for steak. The cabin was very clean and the room stewart made adorable towel animals daily. The ports were intersting and overal we had a wonderful time.

Pros: The evening shows were some of the best ship shows for acrobatics & dance

Cons: Long lines for meals due to antiseptic problems on the prior cruise.

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? No.

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Some of the food was excellant, most was average.
Cabin / Stateroom
attractive with teak and bright colors, very clean but small as was expected.
Service and Staff
The staff was pleasant but tired and over worked due to the extra labor involved due to the antiseptic problem on the prior cruise and having to spray everybody all the time.
They had outstanding music, dancing and stage shows
Quebec City, Quebec
The most beautiful city I have ever seen.
Don't Miss: walk into town and it's 400 year old buildings and streets
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Boston, Massachusetts

Don't Miss: Cheers bar

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