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Island Escape

OVERVIEW: This is ‘all-inclusive’ cruising in comfortable, unpretentious surroundings that are dated but comfortable, with a totally relaxed ambience that appeals to anyone looking for a casual first cruise with plenty of life and entertainment, food that is quantity rather than quality, and a modes


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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Laverick, grimsby on 12th Apr 2014
Just back from a lovely cruise on Island Escape round the Med. It is all All Inclusive and worth every penny. The staff are the friendliest we have ever encountered, nothing was too much trouble for... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Kennedy, Bristol on 9th Apr 2014
New season on the Island Escape and just returned from a very enjoyable week. It's not the grandest or posh ship on the sea but more than makes up with the wonderful friendly atmosphere and crew... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By haywood, leeds on 8th Dec 2013
didn't fancy this cruise due to some reviews but thought I would give it a go as I do like thomsons cruises as they are very friendly and easy dining which I like... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Weston, Southwick on 13th Nov 2013
This was our second cruise on the Island Escape this year. This cruise left Palma on the 29th October and cruised the Eastern Mediterranean calling at Tunis, Valletta, Dubrovnik, Montenegro, Corfu, ... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Watt, EMBO on 13th Nov 2013
We had previously been on the Island Escape on the first cruise of the 2013 season. Where we sailed from Cyprus to Majorca. We had been disappointed with this cruise as it had not lived up... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Davies, London on 27th Oct 2013
I have cruised before but for my partner this was her 1st time. It was decided that she would like to try a no pomp cruise and the all inclusive also had a input... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By McCormack, Ferryhill on 9th Oct 2013
Just returned from Souks and Sangria cruise?and my husband and myself practically ran down the gangway on leaving this rundown rust bucket that calls itself a cruise ship but is really a tired old... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Rankin, Milton Keynes on 6th Oct 2013
We have returned this week from a cruise of the Med on the Island Escape. First time for us on this ship, but as our very first cruise in 2007 was on board the other Island cruises ship, the... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Greig, Carnoustie on 4th Oct 2013
My Husband and I have just returned from a fantastic cruise in the Med, the ship Island Escape did not disappoint and never has, it is now all inclusive although there are still some drinks ie... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Coulter, Portrush on 3rd Oct 2013
Just back from Island Escape 'Best of the Med' Itinerary from 10-17 September 2013. Firstly, I was impressed by the wide range of UK regional departure airports on offer from Thomson, who are the... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Alford, Pontypridd on 18th Sep 2013
Pleasantly surprised after reading some bad review's before we went. Didn't have very good expectations but was well worth the price we paid. Food was fine, staff friendly and entertainment very... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By o'neill, moffat on 18th Sep 2013
Have just returned home after fortnight on Island Escape with my husband, daughter and son-in-law. This is a very friendly ship and informal, although most of the passengers did change into dressier... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Williams, Middlesbrough on 29th Aug 2013
Was on the Island Escape in August with my wife an two young daughters. All had a great time. Staff were great, entertainment was great, food and drink all good... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By connolly, liverpool on 21st Aug 2013
Just returned from cruise on Island Escape - -which we did enjoy - - but do believe the comments about the ship are justified. The entertainment was very good - - such a range of different... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Evans, New Ferry on 7th Aug 2013
Well, where to start? My husband and I had been on a Thomsom cruise around the Med for our 25th anniversary 3 years ago and loved it. This time our friends and their 15 year old daughter wanted to... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Givans, Leicester on 5th Aug 2013
Quick and easy embarkation, suitcases arrived quickly. Muster drill quick and informative. After reading some reviews we were going on this ship with an open mind, as it was good value and got us... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Skerrett, Newton Aycliffe on 31st Jul 2013
Our holiday did not get off to a very good start when we arrived at Durham Tees Valley airport to check in and were told that the aircraft had not yet left Majorca but we would be kept informed... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By skedgel, torquay on 30th Jul 2013
This was our second cruise with the Thomson ship Island Escape.The first time was a complete new experience to us, this time was more than equal in every way.This cruise took a completely new route to... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Morgan, Cardiff on 19th Jul 2013
My husband and I have been on many Thomson cruises and have loved the atmosphere and the Phillippino staff are wonderful. We have just come back from a cruise on the Island Escape... Read More »
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ISLAND CRUISES / Island Escape / Mediterranean
By Ballantyne, Wishaw on 13th Jul 2013
This is the sixth time I have cruised on the Island Escape the last being 3 years ago and I’m sure anyone who takes a cruise on this ship will enjoy their holiday but there are a few points... Read More »
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