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Pacific Princess Cruise Review to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 23

Overall rating:

5 out of 5
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Pacific Princess

12 Night Holy Land (Venice To Athens)

Sail date: November 03, 2011

Ship: Pacific Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 8 years ago

Review summary

The Pacific Princess is one of their small ships. There were 650 passengers and 350+ crew. It has an elegant decor. Easy to move around the ship. We really enjoyed the small ship cruising. Lots of personal experience with the staff.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Food was bountiful as always and delicious. Quick to accomodate special requests.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Plenty of activities. Had to make time to rest!

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Very friendly staff who remembered our favorite things and called us by name.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Elegant decor. Easy to navigate. Staff and crew excellent.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We were upgraded to a larger suite and were very happy with our accomodations!

Ports of call

Alexandria (Cairo), Egypt

5 out of 5
We went out on our own and took a horse and carriage tour of the city. What fun!

Dubrovnik, Croatia

5 out of 5
A beautiful city. Really enjoyed walking the Old City and it's walls.
Don't Miss: The Old City Fort and walls

Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey

5 out of 5
One of our favorite sites. Seeing all the excavations and the amazing terrace houses.
Don't Miss: Ephesus and the Terrace Houses

Patmos, Greece

5 out of 5
Just loved Patmos. So beautiful. Wanted to jump ship and stay there.
Don't Miss: The Grotto of the Revelation. Island drive also.

Haifa, Israel

5 out of 5
This is the main reason for the cruise...to visit the Holy Land sites.
Don't Miss: The Overland/Overnight tour.

Port Said, Egypt

5 out of 5
Giza and the Pyramids.
Don't Miss: Riding a camel!

Ravenna, Italy

1 out of 5

Pros: Great selection of ports

Cons: cruise excursions guides taking us to "special" shopping

Recommends Pacific Princess? Yes!

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