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MSC CRUISES / MSC Magnifica / Mediterranean

on 29th Dec 2011, By

Having read a lot of reviews regarding the MSC Magnifica, we decided to go on the cruise with an open mind; and on the whole it was a very enjoyable cruise. The ship does live up to its name and is...

3083 views , 14 of 16 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Musica / South America

on 22nd Dec 2011, By

This was my first cruise with MSC and I am afraid it could be my last. The embarcation in Venice was a farce with only two young ladies on the dock to scan tickets and show you where to put your...

3016 views , 12 of 17 people found this useful , 6 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Dubai

on 20th Dec 2011, By

When we saw blue plastic mugs in the buffet dining area we wondered if we were on the right ship. For a cruise line that boasts quality dining this was a let down. Apart from the blue plastic...

3283 views , 22 of 36 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Splendida / Mediterranean

on 8th Dec 2011, By

Splendida is a lovely ship and the cleanest we have been on (compared to P & O, Cunard, Holland and America and Celebrity). Unfortunately the food lets it down badly in the buffet restaurant...

3342 views , 13 of 18 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Musica / Mediterranean

on 2nd Dec 2011, By

Nailing my flag to the mast, I am a MSC fan & this was my 2nd cruise with them this year, that said I will try to give a balanced & informative review & there is a big black mark to...

10327 views , 79 of 87 people found this useful , 19 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Sinfonia / Africa

on 28th Nov 2011, By

As a first time cruiser, it may be seen as full hardy to have jumped in with both feet and opted for an 18 day Trans - Atlantic crossing, but with nothing to compare, I still thought it valid to...

5522 views , 51 of 52 people found this useful , 6 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Fantasia / Mediterranean

on 28th Nov 2011, By

Just returned from MSC Fantasia. It was a beautiful ship clean decor theatre cabins etc etc BUT there was not enough to do during the day-I didnt like the food in the self service it was more or...

2843 views , 9 of 15 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Fantasia / Canaries

on 28th Nov 2011, By

This is one of the best ships I have been on and much better than the similar age Costa Serena ship I went on last year as not so fancy inside. THe crews attention to maintenance was incredible...

2345 views , 7 of 9 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Splendida / Mediterranean

on 26th Nov 2011, By

Apologies in advance for the length of this report but it was difficult to summarise my experiences without losing some useful facts. Getting There - I embarked the ship at Genoa, Italy and as...

14764 views , 48 of 51 people found this useful , 10 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Musica / Mediterranean

on 24th Nov 2011, By

My wife & I have just returned from an 8 night cruise on the MSC Musica, sailing from Venice to Bari,Rhodes,Izmir,Piraeus,Katakolon,Dubrovnik,then back to Venice & what a Fantastic Holiday...

2749 views , 7 of 13 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Splendida / Western Europe

on 24th Nov 2011, By

Beautifully appointed ship, very large but huge numbers well coped with. EMBARCATION/DISEMBARCATION PROCEDURESwell organised and smooth. Food excellent and varied. Staff polite and attentive....

2660 views , 1 of 4 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Dubai

on 23rd Nov 2011, By

My husband and I have cruised several times before with P&O - it was our first time on MSC and booked for Dubai based on destination, cost and value for money. We found the transfer process to...

4181 views , 31 of 31 people found this useful , 4 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Magnifica / Mediterranean

on 22nd Nov 2011, By

We arrived at Venice Airport after a problem free flight. within 2 hours of arrival at venice we were settled in our cabin and enjoyed our 1st meal. As previously described by other reviewers the...

2645 views , 10 of 12 people found this useful , 5 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Fantasia / Western Europe

on 22nd Nov 2011, By

Recently returned from a Med/Canaries cruise on Fantasia. I enjoyed the cruise I took with a similar schedule in Jan 2011 but have to say I thought things had improved on board for my Nov trip....

2703 views , 12 of 12 people found this useful , 4 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Musica / Mediterranean

on 21st Nov 2011, By

Lovely ship, excellent food, excellent cabin and cleanliness but oh !!! the price of the drinks-what a rip off. We had to drinks packaged each over the 8 night cruise which saved a little on the...

5838 views , 12 of 15 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Musica / Mediterranean

on 19th Nov 2011, By

MSC MUSICA – Adriatic – Monday November 7th A review of an 8 day cruise of the Adriatic on board theMSC Musica leaving Monday Nov 7th. Outbound flight was from Heathrow at 08.35,...

3531 views , 26 of 29 people found this useful , 9 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Sinfonia / Africa

on 12th Nov 2011, By

Livorno to Cape Town with MSC Sinfonia 22 Oct to 8 Nov-Very clean impressive ship nice comfortable cabins good dining room and cabin staff-food OK but not as good as hyped up to be-dress code not...

3062 views , 6 of 9 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Splendida / Mediterranean

on 29th Oct 2011, By

Just returned from a week on MSC Spendida, beware the double whammy of the service charges. They charge 7 euros per passenger per day plus a 15% service charge on any drinks bought. It is possible...

3642 views , 10 of 14 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Lirica / Mediterranean

on 27th Oct 2011, By

We sailed on the newly refurbished MSC Lirica on 30th September 2011. This was our 11th MSC Cruise and even though we have cruised on three of the fleet’s newer ships, namely the Fantasia,...

7818 views , 51 of 53 people found this useful , 25 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Armonia / Mediterranean

on 27th Oct 2011, By

This was the first time i had no direct flight's thought would not be a problem, but ended up being very long day's on outbound and inbound,to Venice did not get on boat until 5pm. missing the...

3734 views , 16 of 27 people found this useful , 5 comments