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Ventura

OVERVIEW: Venturais mainly for British families with children as well as adult couples who are looking for a big-ship environment with comfortable but unstuffy surroundings and lots of options.


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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 27th Jul 2014
Having done P and O fly cruises to the Caribbean, we decided to give the new Mediterranean cruise from Genoa a try. Despite some reports, we were the first aircraft to arrive in Genoa on Wednesday... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 27th Jul 2014
We booked this holiday 3 weeks before travel. We decided we wanted a week away just the two of us. A beach holiday would do, but we like cruises because we can just switch off and let someone else... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 27th Jul 2014
WONDERFUL LILY. WE TRAVELLED TO VENICE FROM LONDON CITY AIRPORT WITH A NIGHT AT THE WONDERFUL BAUER HOTEL ARRANGED BY LILY CANDERTON BOARDED THE VENTURA. FIRST NIGHT ON A TABLE OF SIX... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Transatlantic
By on 27th Jul 2014
Everything was very organised when embarking and everything went smoothly with our cases already in our room. Our room was lovely clean and spacious. All crew members were friendly helpful and eager... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 27th Jul 2014
BOARDING TOOK NO TIME AT ALL, QUICK AND FRIENDLY. CABIN SPACIOUS AND WELL KEPT BY OUR STEWARD. FOOD IN THE DINING ROOM GOOD BUT THE SERVICE IS VERY SLOW AND WE WOULD RATHER BE DOING SOMETHING ELSE... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 26th Jul 2014
Spent 2 weeks on board sailing around Italy. Only drawback was slow check in at Venice. The cabins were spotless, spacious and comfortable. We booked outside cabin with restricted view and could see... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 25th Jul 2014
Transit into the port of Venice in April 2014 on board P & O's Ventura. Arriving mid day with the top decks full of passengers and music playing in the background, it was a wonderful introduction... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 25th Jul 2014
This was our third cruise. Two years previous we had our 25th anniversary, and my husband really wanted to renew our wedding vows, but I didn't want a fuss doing it at home - who to invite?, where?, ... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Caribbean
By on 25th Jul 2014
i was not sure about a cruise and it took my daughter 10 years to talk me round, i had the best holiday of my life , i loved the food the staff was amazing and the fact i woke up to a... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 24th Jul 2014
Having cruised with P&O many times (23) we were disappointed to find that the standard if the Ventura has dropped. There were men wearing shorts on formal nights and others who looked like they... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Europe
By on 23rd Jul 2014
Have just returned from a really enjoyable 2 weeks around the Med on Ventura, our third time on this ship. Long queue at Gatwick to check in due to only two check ins open, but transfer at Genoa... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Canaries
By on 21st Jul 2014
I cruised on Ventura in October to the Canary islands from Southampton for my 50th birthday with my family who's ages ranged from 5 to 73 years. This is a very large ship with plenty to do around the... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 21st Jul 2014
Did my first cruise on P&O Ventura early July. Went with my Father who has cruised many times. The ship was full and on sea days was fairly crowded. Towels on sunbeds unused from early morning... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Caribbean
By on 20th Jul 2014
We recently sailed on the P&O Ventura in the Caribbean and was disappointed with some of the ships facility's .The theatre and the organisation of the programme of entertainment did not suit... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Western Europe
By on 20th Jul 2014
Cannot fault check in at Manchester airport, bags checked in to be seen again in our beautiful Balcony cabin on board P&O Ventura in Venice. Bit chaotic once on board as cabins not ready, ... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 19th Jul 2014
I have been on a few cruises (with work) but this was the first when I took my 16 year old son (after his GCSEs) as he had been nagging me for years. I found an amazing saver deal with P&O on... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Europe
By on 19th Jul 2014
On the last cruise my husband and I took, my parents and sister, husband and 2 boys were there too, one evening after dinner there was an Annie Lennox tribute act on... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 19th Jul 2014
We have recently come home from our first ever cruise to celebrate our Silver Wedding. We booked to go on the P&O Ventura around Italy, in a Superior Deluxe Cabin. We flew to Genoa to embark... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Mediterranean
By on 19th Jul 2014
Our cruise started with a short flight to Venice from Manchester. We were heading to the 115000 tonne Ventura for a week's cruise along the Adriatic and up to Genoa... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Ventura / Transatlantic
By on 19th Jul 2014
VENTURA TRANSATLANTIC MARCH 2012 As part of our "package" . Arriving at the port just after 11am - the embarkation procedure was completed efficiently and we were taking our first tour of the... Read More »
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