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MSC CRUISES / MSC Armonia / Canaries

on 20th May 2012, By

We have just returned from an Eastern Mediteranean cruise on the MSC Armonia cruising from Venice. I found an All Inclusive package last September through Travelzoo and quickly text a few friends...

5961 views , 37 of 37 people found this useful , 5 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe

on 17th May 2012, By

I last went on a MSC cruise 4 years ago and swore then that I wouldn't go with them again but they advertised this trip to St Petersburg and Tallin which were two places I have wanted to visit for...

3586 views , 18 of 32 people found this useful , 8 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Armonia / Mini Cruises

on 15th May 2012, By

I have read the 'Mutiny on the Armonia' review and can support everything that was said. We had been on the MSC Splendia in 2010 and decided that we wanted to change the service charge which was a...

14546 views , 44 of 56 people found this useful , 34 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Northern Europe

on 14th May 2012, By

Sailed from southampton to northen Europe 3 may. embarkation slow but their had been a problem with customes not MSC still on board by 1pm.(embarkation is supposed to be 1-3pm so not really late)....

2754 views , 9 of 11 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Armonia / Mediterranean

on 12th May 2012, By

This was our 4th cruise on MSC and just a short one, picking up the ship, MSC Armonia, which had travelled across from Brazil, in Malaga. The cruise was fine and I enjoyed being on a small ship for...

15561 views , 66 of 75 people found this useful , 31 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC POESIA / Baltic

on 9th May 2012, By

I was invited to join the MSC Poesia on her short re-postitional cruise from Dover to Copenhagen. I have cruised a fair amount, and on a wide range of cruise lines, from Azamara to P&O. I...

3476 views , 11 of 12 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Orchestra / Mediterranean

on 9th May 2012, By

The good points were that the ship was extreamly clean and the staff we found to be most helpful and willing all in all a beautiful ship but lacking character. the food was acceptable in the...

3177 views , 14 of 22 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Fantasia / Europe

on 9th May 2012, By

We came from Austrlaia and cruised two back to back cruise and LOVED IT. Sure the ship is European but that is what we found fantastic. Danced all night until 2 am most mornings. Shore excursiosn...

2416 views , 4 of 8 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / Transatlantic

on 7th May 2012, By

Embarkation was total chaos - it took an age to be called from the reception hall to check-in, then the check-in seemed very long winded. The cruise began with a four hour delay in sailing from...

2540 views , 18 of 21 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Opera / South America

on 6th May 2012, By

MSC – First and Last Time Cruise Review: MSC Opera 11th April ~ 3rd May 2012 Transatlantic from Buenos Aires to Southampton MSC first and last time! For accuracy and hopefully to...

9699 views , 102 of 115 people found this useful , 22 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 5th May 2012, By

Returned a couple of weeks ago from cruising Eastern Med on the MSC Melody. It was fantastic and we had a superb time. Food was excellent both in the restaurant and the buffet, staff were helpful...

3198 views , 8 of 12 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Fantasia / Mediterranean

on 24th Apr 2012, By

It was Easter abd this was our second cruise. We knew most passengers would be European with European tastes and manners. This did not put us off. We can only holiday at peak times so the special...

3926 views , 30 of 33 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Sinfonia / Mediterranean

on 24th Apr 2012, By

This was our 1st cruise aboard a msc ship and wont be our last, the ship its self was fantastic, with all the facilites you could ever need.Only one real bad point was the check in procedure in...

2982 views , 7 of 11 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Splendida / Mediterranean

on 23rd Apr 2012, By

Having cruised many times on a wide range of cruise lines, we were unsure of what to expect from MSC. I feel I can now say some of the reviews are very unfair. There were 7 of us; 5 adults and 2...

5110 views , 38 of 41 people found this useful , 11 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC POESIA / Mediterranean

on 20th Apr 2012, By

As first time cruisers we have nothing to use as a yard stick to compare MSC against. I was originally attracted to a cruise holiday as friends recommended it and compared with other holidays...

8368 views , 31 of 32 people found this useful , 7 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Dubai

on 14th Apr 2012, By

At very short notice (ie.five days) I was fortunate to obtaon a very good deal on a cruise on MSC Lirica from Dubai back to Southampton (for £499) However I was vert embarrassed to find...

3414 views , 12 of 18 people found this useful , 9 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Dubai

on 6th Apr 2012, By

Diffident about spending three weeks in Lirica after reading some reviews,but the trip was most enjoyable. All staff from the Captain down were very pleasant and keen to please, the service could...

2577 views , 5 of 8 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Dubai

on 31st Mar 2012, By

When I saw that this cruise from Abu Dhabi to Muscat via Fujairah, Khasab and Dubai was being offered at under £600 I thought it worth booking even if only for some winter sun. In fact it was...

2279 views , 4 of 9 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC POESIA / Caribbean

on 23rd Mar 2012, By

It was our first time to the caribbean and it did not disappoint. the poesia is a beautiful ship, the staff were all fantastic. the food was good although we mainly ate in the dining room and not...

3405 views , 9 of 11 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Magnifica / Mediterranean

on 23rd Mar 2012, By

Having cruised with MSC on four of their ships recently I expected a good value well organised experience, and that is what I got. Check in was chaotic . If you had checked in online you were put...

2870 views , 11 of 14 people found this useful , 1 comment