Reviews written by our fellow cruisers of their trips to the Mediterranean. The cruises listed below were taken prior to 2004.
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Millennium - Istanbul to Barcelona
Jeffrey and his wife re-visit some favorite Mediterranean ports on the Millennium. They had a wonderful cruise, and were pleasantly surprised by the Olympic Restaurant.
Millennium - Eastern Mediterranean
Colette and her husband celebrate their 25th anniversary by taking their first cruise. She enjoyed the cruise experience, and does a great job of pointing out the pluses and minuses of the cruise experience.
Rotterdam VI - Mediterranean
Linda and Larry celebrate their 30th anniversary while cruising from Rome to Lisbon.
Grand Princess - Venetian Explorer
Helen and her husband take their first cruise on their honeymoon. Helen has included some very insightful comments--both pros and cons--on this beautiful ship.
Star Princess Mediterranean Cruise
Cruise review of a Mediterranean cruise on the Star Princess.
Renaissance VII - Rivieras
A trip to the Rivieras my mother and I took on the Ren VII.
R5 - Istanbul to Barcelona
Comprehensive review written by Gloria. Detailed information on things to do ashore in all the ports.
R6 - Barcelona to Lisbon
All of us fear being ill or having an accident while on vacation overseas. Anthony shares his story, and unfortunately he did not have the wonderful trip on Renaissance that other cruisers and I have had.
R6 - Mediterranean
Jack and his wife sail the Mediterranean on the R6. They enjoyed the ports and tours, but didn't think much of the food on board.
Splendour of the Seas - Mediterranean
Tiffany and her husband take their first trip to Europe and they pick a great itinerary--Barcelona to Rome.
Brilliance of the Seas - Mediterranean Cruise Roundtrip from Barcelona
Mary and Vincent sail from Barcelona across the Mediterranean and back on the second part of their month-long cruise to Europe on the Brilliance of the Seas.
Seabourn Spirit - Eastern Mediterranean
Dennis takes his first Seabourn cruise. He loved the "all-inclusive" nature and the small ship atmosphere.
Silversea Silver Whisper Mediterranean and Atlantic Islands Cruise
Join the About Cruises Guide on a cruise from Barcelona to Lisbon on the luxury ship the Silver Whisper. The cruise focused on islands--Mallorca, Canary Islands, and Madeira. In addition, the ship stopped at the exotic ports of Casablanca and Agadir in Morocco, and I did a overland excursion to Marrakech.
Silversea Silver Shadow Greek Isles and Turkey Cruise
Middle-aged girlfriends Linda (the About Cruises Guide), Juanda, and Julie sail the Greek Islands and Turkish coast from Malta to Istanbul on the Silver Shadow.
Sunbird - Western Mediterranean - Malta, Sardinia, Corsica, and Southern Italy
Bob and Wendy cruise the islands of the Western Mediterranean and Southern Italy on the Sunbird.
Sunbird - Western Mediterranean - Malta, Sardinia, Corsica, Sicily and Southern Italy
Bob and Wendy enjoyed their cruise on the Sunbird so much in 2003 that they repeated the cruise in 2004.
Wind Spirit - Athens to Istanbul - Greece, Greek Isles and Turkey
Dennis and her husband take a "cruise of a lifetime" to this fascinating part of the world. They hope to return to Istanbul and Santorini.