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MSC Opera
MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Harris, Hampton wick on 18th Dec 2010
went on MSC Opera last year- was very good/ staff wonderful/ all food impressive (particularly as we are both veggi/ staff very good too- thank you MSc Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / South America
By Tookey, London on 18th Dec 2010
We boarded MSC Opera at Venice on 25/10/2010 for our cruise to Rio de Janeiro.All had gone well with our transfer from the airport and lines for boarding were not too bad... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / South America
By Dukes, Church Crookham on 18th Dec 2010
On the face of it this looked like a good deal. But when you add on the cost of tips, drinks, even water at table, teas and coffee one realises that it is not so good... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Mayhew, KIngs Lynn on 18th Dec 2010
This was our second cruise with MSC and may be our last. The itinerary was lovely especially departing from Venice but this was the last sailing before a refit and everything was very hit and miss... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe
By Van Lelyveld, Bromley on 15th Dec 2010
Embarkation was smooth and quick and once onboard we were escorted by cabin stewards to our cabin. Although the beds were not set up as double, the cabin steward said he would have it changed for us... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Baltic
By alexander, co cork ireland on 29th Oct 2010
we did a cruise with msc opera in september 2010 .Honestly it was the worst holiday of my life , it was so boring nothing to do on board except play bingo in so many differant languages... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Hill, Carlisle on 14th Oct 2010
Having read reviews for MSC Opera it was with some trepidation that weset off on our Black Sea Holiday. These reviews were borne out to some degree by the embarkation process in Venice, which was... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / South America
By Barlow, Little Lever Bolton on 13th Oct 2010
First cruise for us, I was sceptical, wife wasnt!I never wanted to cruise, but, ,, ,, ,, ,now I am sold!It was fantastic, from the ship itself, the crew, service of cabins and ship was first rate... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Burd, Hornchurch on 4th Oct 2010
We booked the cruise for my wifes 60th birthday. We left Dover on 10th September 2010 to go to Venice via Lisbon, Malaga Tunis and Dubrovnik. The ship was very clean and the cabin was large... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Sweetmore, Rossendale on 24th Sep 2010
1st time cruise on the MSC Opera and loved it!! The Cabin and restaraunt service was second to none. The quality and amount of food was excellent. The cabin had enough space ( glad it was a... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Mediterranean
By Hirst, Towcester on 21st Sep 2010
This is the 6th Cruise we have been on and I'm afraid that two of them have been Italian and also they are the last, they really have to take up some ideas from other Cruise Lines, I will never go on... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Baltic
By Soar, Clipstone Village on 14th Sep 2010
We have just returned from a 10 day cruise on the MSC Opera to the Baltic Capitals. On the positive side the ship was lovely clean and well staffed. Staff were friendly and attentive... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe
By Dias, Germiston South Africa on 13th Sep 2010
This was my 4th cruise with the MSC cruise line, 3 local cruises along the South African coast lines (only MSC cruises along our coasts, so we dont have much of a choice) and the 4th from Dover... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Baltic
By Aldridge, AUckland, NZ on 13th Sep 2010
Good value for money. Exceptionally clean and well serviced cabins. Excellent selection of food and good service in the restaurants. We really couldn't fault the ship or the staff. Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Baltic
By alexander, co cork ireland on 13th Sep 2010
we are just back from cruising with msc opera in the baltic.It was the most boring ship with nothing to do on days we had to stay on board.The highlight was bingo , the pool... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe
By sankey, solihull on 13th Sep 2010
We went with 2 good friends and would cruise again with this company. My husband has mobility problems and we found the ship and staff wheelchair user friendly... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe
By Watson, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham on 12th Sep 2010
This was the fourth time my partner and myself had cruised and the initial impression was positive. The embarkation process went smoothly and the ship seemed quite spacious... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Norwegian Fjords
By Packett, Woking on 12th Sep 2010
Having not cruised for some 30 years, I was unsure if the special holiday I had as a teenager would be repeated now with a husband and four children, the answer was yes... Read More »
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MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Baltic
By abraham, broughton astley on 11th Sep 2010
Have just returned from the Baltic Cruise on the MSC Opera. We went with an open mind after reading mixed reports. Firstly the weather was a bit worse than we had anticipated and we had to miss... Read More »
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