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Queen Victoria Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 14

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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Queen Victoria

12 Night Greek Isles & Ancient Wonders (Venice To Rome)

Sail Date: September 21, 2011

Ship: Queen Victoria

Cabin Type: Oceanview

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review Summary

a bit too uppity for us. we would have liked a few dinners of relaxed clothing requirements. We did enjoy dressing up some and loved having a specific table and time and servers.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
dining service and food was clearly as good as it gets

Entertainment

3 out of 5
not the best entertainment in my opinion

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
excellent except for the separation issues

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
we should have paid a bit more for more view - we had the life boats in our windows.

Ports Of Call

Piraeus (Athens), Greece

3 out of 5
cab drivers were awful. Kept trying to get us to spend more and when we wouldn't they started switching cabs and drivers on us.
Don't Miss: Acropolis

Split, Croatia

5 out of 5
Diocletians Palace is a must and also fun to see was the outdoor market which seemed to have everything.

Venice, Italy

5 out of 5
all of Venice is wonderful and fun to see. my favorite place. Using the Vaporettos and Alilaguna boats were a must for anyone going there.
Don't Miss: cruising the grand canal

Santorini, Greece

5 out of 5
The tram ride up was a kick but it would also have been fun to take a donkey ride up.
Don't Miss: ride out to Oia

Istanbul, Turkey

5 out of 5
People were very nice and had a great tram system for tourists.
Don't Miss: Blue Mosque, Aghia Sophia

Corfu, Greece

3 out of 5

Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey

5 out of 5
easy to navigate and get a taxi. Had a Bazaar at the waterfront.
Don't Miss: Ephesus

Rhodes, Greece

5 out of 5
Just explored ancient Rhodes and enjoyed it all. Walked to the Mandraki marina & port.

Pros: beds, food, service excellent

Cons: a distinct separation on Cunard between the uppers and the rest. Different dining rooms, retricted decks, etc.

Recommends Queen Victoria? No.

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