subwo

subwo
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Joined: 03/31/2016
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Cruise Lines: Norwegian Cruise Line


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Norwegian Star

January 2017 - Norwegian Star to Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East)

5 of 10 ports missed due to limitations on ship's propulsion but treated excellent

This was an excellent cruise. Captain and crew treated guests outstanding. Some guests became an angry mob demanding full money back. NCL gave $1000 account credit, 100% of cruise cost less port charges and taxes towards another cruise in the next 5 years.  I thought that was fair. We traveled on this cruise at 50% off last year's cruise price due to problems on POA SF to Hawaii last spring. Will have to spend more air fare to get to another cruise if we book in future so no one comes out 100% no out of pocket expenses for further cruise.

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Pride of America

March 2016 - Pride of America to Hawaii

Our second cruise on Pride of America

Five years ago we did the cruise sailing from and returning to Honolulu.  This time we opted to take the cruise from San Francisco.  Some hiccups this time. One day delay in departure which required a late afternoon scramble for lodging in San Francisco. Pricy but pleasant time in the city unexpectedly.  NCL said we could make claims for costs due to the delay.  We shall see how that comes out. The officers and crew bent over backwards to make the cruise as comfortable as possible despite areas still inaccessible due to contractors still working on the ship as it crossed to Hawaii. Someone must have complained loudly about that and the noise from the work because we were informed that we have 50% of what we paid this time towards a future cruise on the line.  Not a refund but better than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick. Lots of elderly aboard getting the most out of life, some with one foot in the grave. They didn't look as old since the last time :)

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Norwegian Star

October 2014 - Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

Pride of America

November 2011 - Pride of America to Hawaii

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Pride of America Pride of America - We had been eating one meal a day with a smoothie at night so were not ready for the three meals a day. Eat in the dining room for portion control. Plenty of people were on a see food diet. They saw it and ate it. We ended up skipping lots of meals due to being too full. Entertainment was great.

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received a helpful vote on their Norwegian Star cruise review - 5 of 10 ports missed due to limitations on ship's propulsion but treated excellent

added Jan 16, 2017 cruise on Norwegian Star to their profile.

reviewed their Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East) cruise on Norwegian Star and gave it 4 stars!

received a helpful vote on their Pride of America cruise review - Our second cruise on Pride of America

added Oct 6, 2014 cruise on Norwegian Star to their profile.

added Nov 12, 2011 cruise on Pride of America to their profile.

added Norwegian Cruise Line to their favorites on their profile.

shared a quick tip for Pride of America"We had been eating one meal a day with a smoothie at night so were not ready for the three meals a day. Eat in the dining room for portion control. Plenty of people were on a see food diet. They saw it and ate it. We ended up skipping lots of meals due to being too full. Entertainment was great."

added Mar 15, 2016 cruise on Pride of America to their profile.

reviewed their Hawaii cruise on Pride of America and gave it 4 stars!