Review by dickweston
August, 10 2001
Pros: Globus is the most cost-effective superior-quality tour operator we've used.
Cons: Hotels are good, seldom luxurious. There is not a lot of shopping time.
Review by skbreese
September, 25 2001
Pros: Great package deals, Excellent tour guides, worry free service
Cons: Some accommodations and meals in different locations vary in quality
Review by lartacg
September, 29 2001
Pros: All inclusive vacation packages and worry free travel.
Cons: A little pricey but worth it.
Review by dogfoods
December, 21 2001
Pros: great for seniors
Review by normbo
January, 16 2002
Pros: Convenience, cost, sites visited
Cons: "Mandatory" visits to shopping sites.
Review by susanw2
April, 25 2002
Pros: great for elders, those uncomfortable with non-English speakers; priority access to museums; easy transportation
Cons: many bland (Americanized)in-hotel meals; hotels not central; little local 'flavor' or free time
Review by amfk
June, 11 2002
Pros: Convenience, knowledgeable helpful guides, priority access to tourist sites
Cons: Americanized hotels not always city center, older sometimes crabby clientele
Review by glenna001
October, 07 2002
Cons: When things go bad, they turn on you.
Review by hoya17
August, 15 2003
Pros: Both the driver and the tour guide were excellent.
Cons: The hotels were positively awful.
Review by bd_colorado
January, 24 2004
Pros: Great hotels, efficient baggage handling
Cons: Optional tours a poor value. Little chance to see anything that isn't "Globus endorsed".
Review by kfong99
May, 26 2004
Pros: good value; professional guides; nicest hotels
Cons: you might get the worst rooms within the nicest hotels
Review by upceo
July, 26 2004
Pros: Skillful bus driver
Cons: Bad hotels; Overpriced optional tours; Lousy meals
Review by jviviano
October, 28 2004
Pros: They take care of most everything with few disappointments.
Cons: Often have to rise too early every morning to meet some schedule requirement.
Review by smolinari
December, 29 2004
Pros: great tour guides, good hotels (except one)
Cons: it will cost you 2x what you pay initially to do the tour right
Review by shirleymcinnis
February, 25 2005
Pros: The tour director and bus driver, George. Two musts that Cosmos must keep.
Cons: Our accomendations on the cruise ship, small, cramped and noisy. But other than that none.
Review by couchbanshees
June, 16 2005
Pros: Great hotel accommodations and luggage handling. Efficient and organized. Worry free traveling to destinations.
Cons: Optional excursions are not worth the money, not the best of meals.
Review by gaelkm
July, 02 2005
Pros: GLOBUS is a first rate company in my opinion.
Cons: "Optional excursions" can add up quickly.
Review by jaimevoyager
July, 04 2005
Pros: Excellent Globus guide. Excellent local guides.
Cons: hotel not centrally located. Mediocre food on ship Too many islands in 4 days
Review by momslinc
July, 12 2005
Pros: All-inclusive sightseeing with great guides.
Cons: Shopping at Globus preferred stores only...do they get a kickback???
Review by peucker
September, 29 2005
Pros: excellent bus driver, and good quality hotels, although out of town.
Cons: difficult tour manager, poor food on paid for options, long days.
Review by mcp2006
November, 17 2005
Pros: Hotels, Service, Food, People, Security
Cons: Should be "on the go" not "leisurely"