Riviera Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Contributor Level: Third Mate

7+ cruises


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5 out of 5

Fantastic Trip

Sail Date: November 06, 2013

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Room Type: Balcony

Cabin: 9143

We had a fabulous time. The only issues were rude concierge and reception staff. 

We were disappointed that we were not able to dock in Monte Carlo as well. 


Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Needed more closet space
Service and Staff
Concierge in 9th floor was rude. Reception staff were abrupt.
Did not participate in many but great choices
Children's Programs NA
Onboard Activities
Great choices
Destinations and Excursions
Mytilene, Lesvos (Lesbos), Greece
Make sure you have euros with you. Fantastic bakeries.
Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey
Aghios Nikolaos, Crete
Loved it. Walk to the left and around the island to the beaches
Naples, Italy
Took a taxi to Sorrento. Gorgeous!
Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy
Recommend the ships tour here. It was great. Got to see the Pope very close in St Peters Bascilica
Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy
Loved it! Food very expensive at cafes
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Disappointed that we could not dock in Monte Carlo. Took train though. That was fun
Marseille (Provence), France Did not go ashore do to rain. We have regretted ever since !!


Tge buffet is very nice with good choices and excellent service. You can eat lobster that is cooked in front of you every night if you wish!

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