Tips on Mediterranean cruises
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Top 10 Mediterranean Ports of Call
     1   Civitavecchia 
     2   Piraeus 
     3   Venice 
     4   Livorno 
     5   Istanbul 
     6   Dubrovnik 
     7   Naples 
     8   Marseille 
     9   Nice 
   10   Malaga 

 

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Celebrity Cruises

Known for its food & service.

Cunard Line

Two-class system (physically segregated)

Hapag-Lloyd Cruise Line

Caters mainly to a German clientele

Holland America Line

Traditional decor & ambiance

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cruise lines are better
than mid-priced ones

Size:

- Smaller, more intimate ships

Passenger count:

- Lower

Other ways:

- Food, service & furnishings

- Cabin & public-space sizes

- Passenger affluency & education

- Crew-to-passenger levels

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