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Overview: Princess Cruises delivers a consistently fine, well-packaged product, always with a good degree of style, at a competitive price. With many choices and ‘small’ rooms (a relative term) to enjoy, the ship has been extremely well designed, and the odds are that you’ll have...

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Cruise Reviews - APT River Cruises - Travelmarvel Sapphire

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APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 20th Aug 2016, By

This was a special river cruise for us as it was the first Danube one which said it stopped at Linz, where my husbands parents were married. We've wanted to go on a Danube cruise for a long time,...

1135 views , 5 of 5 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 20th Aug 2016, By

When not to take a cruise Well based on our experience one would be well advised to check what the water levels are likely to be high or low in the month one is thinking o cruising. Then try to...

672 views , 12 of 14 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 31st Jul 2016, By

This was an amazing trip from start to finish. Everything was perfect throughout the week. The ship was immaculate and kept pristinely clean in all areas; all staff members were friendly and...

840 views , 8 of 11 people found this useful , 3 comments

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 28th Jul 2016, By

We have just returned from our first ever river cruise and were delighted with the whole experience. although our coach was delayed from the airport a sit-down lunch had been kept for us then we...

572 views , 16 of 17 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 11th Jul 2016, By

We experienced an Excellent cruise with APT called delights of the Danube Cruise which took place on the 24th June for 7 days travelling from Budapest to Nuremberg. Our ship was called Travelmarvel...

741 views , 4 of 4 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 11th Jul 2016, By

We were on a cruise only trip and from arrival at the boat in Budapest until leaving a week later at Munich airport we had very attentive service ranging from loading and unloading cases, serving...

1168 views , 5 of 7 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Rhine

on 22nd Jun 2016, By

I really would hesitate to recommend this cruise, because of the roughly half of it on the River Main. There are two distinct downsides to cruising on this river: 1 Because the river has so...

880 views , 7 of 7 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Rhine

on 12th Jun 2016, By

We were on our very first river cruise in may with APT Travel Marvel our ship was Travel Marvel Sapphire. We started our journey in Amsterdam and would finish in Nuremberg . We were met at the...

1031 views , 13 of 24 people found this useful , 1 comment

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 1st Nov 2015, By

Our airport transfer took us a one hour coach journey to Lelystadt. This small town was not the Amsterdam we expected. That evening the ship cruised to Ultrecht overnight. An early morning coach...

1239 views , 8 of 10 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 25th Sep 2015, By

Just returned from a danube cruise on travelmarvel sapphire. the holiday was very interesting. the boat was really good, with spacious cabins. we have been on river cruises before but the quality...

1337 views , 6 of 6 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 9th Sep 2015, By

Having just returned from the APT cruise on Sapphire from Amsterdam to Budapest, thought a few comments might help others. We had three reasons to choose a river cruise. Thought it would be...

1586 views , 12 of 14 people found this useful , 2 comments

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 9th Sep 2015, By

This was our first river cruise so we did not know what to expect. overall we had a great time but there were a few things which as first time river cruisers we had not expected. we had french...

1086 views , 4 of 6 people found this useful , 1 comment

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 3rd Sep 2015, By

Our first river cruise with 'Travel Marvel' was excellent.The staff without exception were friendly and did everything to make our holiday special. The cabin was spotlessly clean and there was...

1119 views , 2 of 4 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 28th Aug 2015, By

We have just returned from our River Cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. We found the food and service exceptional at all times and all the staff were very friendly. I have a food allergy but this...

1775 views , 5 of 9 people found this useful , 4 comments

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 9th Jul 2015, By

Extremely well organised cruise with detailed explanations by the Cruise Director to leave you in no doubt about how you could take advantage of the various activities that were arranged. This was...

1252 views , 7 of 8 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 8th Jul 2015, By

This was our first river cruise experience so we haven't got anything to compare it with however it certainly wont be our last as we had a fabulous time aboard Travelmarvel Sapphire from beginning...

1406 views , 9 of 10 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 23rd May 2015, By

Having cruised at sea many times, we approached this, our first river cruise with some hesitation. We received a great welcome on board Travelmarvel Sapphire ,were surprised at the size of our...

1037 views , 3 of 3 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / Europe

on 17th May 2015, By

Journey from Glasgow to Prague via Amsterdam was fine but it took 5 hours by coach to get to Vilshofen. A stop at McDonalds did not impress since we don't like burgers. However as far as the food...

1100 views , 4 of 4 people found this useful

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 10th May 2015, By

A wonderful cruise on the Sapphire Travelmarvel was spoiled by an unclear description of the itinerary. On checking the Internet I have discovered that it was known as far back as July, 2014 that...

2389 views , 11 of 13 people found this useful , 3 comments

APT RIVER CRUISES / Travelmarvel Sapphire / River Danube

on 29th Apr 2015, By

We booked this river cruise as a first timer for all of us - we travelled with my wife's 2 sisters and their husbands, after I had succumbed to a 2 for 1 offer through Cruise.co, and sold it to the...

2159 views , 21 of 21 people found this useful , 3 comments
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Henry Ward's blog

Holiday Time what will it be?

By Henry Ward

Working for www.CRUISE.co.uk means that we do tend to have our holidays with our loved ones on board a cruise ship somewhere in the world.Be it a week travelling Northern Europe or the Norwegian Fjords, 2 weeks in the sunshine in the Caribbean or the Mediterranean or even exploring further afield, it is usually a cruise ship holiday.However, this year my wife and I decided to have a ‘ staycation ‘ a week at home exploring the delights of the South Coast, walking our dog Buddy and the...

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Nov 28 2016 10:11AM


P&O announce the return of Adonia

By Richard Smith

Richard Smith's blog

 I am really pleased to hear the news that the Adonia will be returning to sail for P&O Cruises UK after leaving in 2015 to work for Project Fathom.Project Fathom were operating cruises for “volunteer tourism” which meant that passengers would sail to locations enabling them to do volunteer work for local communities that needed it. As much as I think the idea of this was nice, I hadn’t personally spoken to anyone who was actually interested in doing this.I did howe...

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Nov 30 2016 11:12AM

Celebrity to base a ship in Du...

By Collette Apak

Collette Apak's blog

In a move that will put a smile on the face of people who live on the Emerald Isle Celebrity have just announces that they will be basing one of their ships in Dublin for part of Summer 2018.For five sailings starting in late April, throughout May and until the end of June 2018, one of Celebrity Cruises Solstice class ships will offer cruises throughout northern Europe from Dublin. Further details on the destinations on offer will be announced later this year. The Solstice class ships are the...

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Nov 28 2016 11:45AM