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Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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Sail Date: November 24, 2013
Ship: Norwegian Star
Cabin Type: Suite
Cabin Number: GTY
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

Sailing through the Panama Canal was a fantastic experience.  The ports were okay, but it was the ocean days and sailing though the canal that made the voyage a great experience.  This was our first time to be in a "mini-suite" which spoiled us for any other cruises we may go on.  The service was great.  Our suite was comfortable and we were well taken care of.  There were many activities on board. I went to a few which were fun/interesting. We went to the evening show every night and each performance was well worth going to. Some of the performances were the same as an Alaska cruise we took several years ago, but entertaining anyway.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

If you get a suite, you are entitled to eat breakfast and lunch in Cagneys, a specialty restaurant. The food and service was excellent there. We ate dinner every evening in the Versailles. The line was usually long and some of the servers were much faster than others. We learned to ask for certain servers and always went about 15 min before the restaurnat opened to avoid the long line. Being able to sit down and be served is important to my husband.

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