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Prinsendam Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
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14 Night Black Sea And The Mediterranean (Athens To Rome)

Sail date: October 10, 2011

Ship: Prinsendam

Cabin type: Oceanview

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 9 years ago

Review summary

I prefer a larger ship but I was able to navigate around very easily . the crew and staff were excellent, always met you with a smile.If the ship were in warmer climes I would have preferred a larger pool

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
The pastry and desserts need to be improved


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
The ship as spotless but after a rain storm the outside deck was running water and needed to be mopped for safety sake

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Our cabin was very good but situated at the very back of the ship and when we into poets it was extremely noisy

Ports of call


3 out of 5
Don't Miss: the panorame painting about the crimean war

Dikili, Turkey

3 out of 5

Odessa, Ukraine

3 out of 5
Don't Miss: the opera house

Piraeus (Athens), Greece

5 out of 5
Don't Miss: acropolis

Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey

5 out of 5
Don't Miss: ephasus and the bazaar

Istanbul, Turkey

5 out of 5
the blue mosque, Sophia an d the grand bazaar

Sochi, Russian Federation

1 out of 5
as hard as they tried the locals are not yet ready to cope with tourists.

Pros: the variety and different cultures explored by the lectures and some activities

Cons: We were not prepared for the cold weather and the lack of activities on sea days

Recommends Prinsendam? Yes!

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