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Magical. by Sneddon, Denny


Overall Rating: 5

Cruise Line:
Shearings Cruises
Cruise Ship:
MPS Da Vinci
River Danube

Reviewed By: on
Have just returned from the Danube Symphony Cruise. Budapest is
just magical. Our ship the DA Vinci was first class. Food was excellent
and well presented. With only 110 passengers you got friendly with so
many of them. The temperatures ranged from the mid 30's to mid
40's - now all this rain here at home. We had cabin next to reception on
promenade deck and could not hear much of the engine.

Times cruised before: 3-5
Sailed: June, 2012
Age: 56-65
Cabin: Outside
Occasion: Annual/regular holiday

Quality of Food
A wide variety of food - never had the same meal twice.

We went to a classical music concert in Vienna

Shore Excursions
The best was Budapest. This city is just magical. Bratislava to the castle but it was not open and it was 40 odd degrees. We just stood under the trees to shelter from the sun and as it was so hot we did not do the walking part of the tour and just went back to the ship.

Our waiter was named Chris. He was excellent and was very jokey with us.

Children's Facilities
This is not a cruise for children. It is more geared for the middle age and older

Onboard Activities
There was a gym but it was too hot for this.

Cabin was immaculate and the beds folded up for during the day.

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Very useful and reassuring as I have just booked this cruise! Thanks Gill.

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