Social Cruise - No Poker

10-Night Western Mediterranean Cruise

See even more of the Mediterranean with Linda, Jan, Tina and Mark

Departing From: Tarragona, Spain | Fri, Oct 23 2020 - Mon, Nov 02 2020

Important: To participate in the poker room, all reservations must be made through Card Player Cruises

This cruise was canceled by Royal Caribbean

When considering global travel restrictions, port closures, and more significantly, the importance of practicing "social distancing," Royal Caribbean has made the decision to extend their global suspension, with hopes of returning to general service soon.


Travel with Linda, Jan, Tina and Mark! Expand your time in the Western Mediterranean with our Pre Holy Land social cruise. As expert travelers, they know all the best excursions and places to visit. You're invited to join them and experience the Mediterranean the way you've always dreamed of. Look forward to a relaxing time, enjoying the beaches, sights and good company before your big poker cruise.

Important! As of 10/03/19, the departure port has changed from Barcelona to Tarragona, Spain.  Royal Caribbean is providing a free shuttle service from Barcelona to Tarragona for all cruisers who will be flying in to Barcelona Airport.  Approximately 1 hr and 22 mins.

Ship Name:  
Jewel of the Seas
Dining Begins:  
6:00 p.m.

Passport: For US passengers a valid passport (6 months) or original birth certificate is required to board the ship. For Non US, please click here.


Day 1
All Aboard: Tarragona, Spain
Fri, Oct 23, 2020: Departs 5:00 p.m.
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A beautiful port city, Terragona is surrounded by breathtaking landscapes. Nearby, ancient Roman ruins including the Amfiteatre Romà face the Mediterranean. The city itself contains musuems, ancient archetecture, incredible views of the sea, restaurants and more.
Day 2
Port: Valencia, Spain
Sat, Oct 24, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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Spain’s third-largest city is known for flowers, sunlight, color and contracts. Here history — Moorish, medieval, Golden Age — meets modern as cutting-edge architecture infuse new style and energy into traditional streets and plazas.
Day 3
Port: Palma De Mallorca, Spain
Sun, Oct 25, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
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A rugged island with fine beaches, Mallorca welcomes travelers seeking sun, sea and sand. Its capital city of Palma is home to a lively café and arts scene, historic sights and an Old Town of twisting lanes and hidden courtyards.
Day 4
Port: Sete, France
Mon, Oct 26, 2020: Arrives: 10:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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Located in the Mediterranean Sea, the port of Sete, France is a town with a cosmopolitan flair and down-to-earth ambience. The city is sure to delight its visitors with its sidewalk cafes, lighthouse, canals, and hilltop church.
Day 5
Port: Provence (Marseilles), France
Tue, Oct 27, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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France's oldest city is one of its most dynamic, with a melting pot culture and vibrant arts scene. The soul of the city is its Vieux Port, the working waterfront. Marseille is also a gateway port to the scenic villages and coastal areas of Provence.
Day 6
Port: Nice (Villefranche), France
Wed, Oct 28, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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Nice is a cosmopolitan city where you'll find a colorful Old Town, elegant Belle Epoque architecture, French Riviera chic and much more. The ship anchors just outside city limits, in the deep blue bay of picturesque Villefranche-sur-Mer.
Day 7
Port: Ajaccio, Corsica
Thu, Oct 29, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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Ajaccio's monuments and squares celebrate Napoleon Bonaparte, its most famous native son. The elegant city delights with its mix of Italianate charm, Gallic style and Corsican culture against a stunning backdrop of rugged mountains.
Day 8
Port: Florence/pisa (Livorno), Italy
Fri, Oct 30, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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Livorno is your gateway to beauty of Tuscany, including spectacular Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance and a city of priceless cultural treasures, and Pisa, whose landmark tower is a legacy of its days as a medieval maritime power.
Day 9
Cruising: At Sea
Sat, Oct 31, 2020: Cruising
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Pure relaxation and incredible views along the way. Jewel of the Seas, a dazzling Radiance-Class ship, combines sleek swiftness, panoramic vistas, and wide-open spaces for the ultimate cruise getaway.
Day 10
Port: Naples (Capri), Italy
Sun, Nov 1, 2020: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
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One of Europe's oldest cities, Naples is vibrant and filled with rich artistic and architectural heritage. Nearby sights include the ruins of ancient Pompeii uncovers, the idyllic resort isle of Capri, and the jewel-like towns that dot the Amalfi Coast.
Day 11
Docking: Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
Mon, Nov 2, 2020: Arrives: 5:00 a.m.
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Civitavecchia is the gateway to all the magnificence of the ancient city of Rome. Whether it's the Colosseum, the Sistine Chapel, the Pantheon or St. Peter's Basilica that sparks your interest, the city is filled with architectural masterpieces that reveal layers of history and culture. Here the splendors of the past form a glorious backdrop to the Romans’ spirited pursuit of la dolce vita.

Poker Room

There will be no poker on this cruise.

All stateroom images are representative samples and actual staterooms may differ in appearance. Stateroom availability is subject to change without notice. Square footage is not specific, but is an average of category type. Please contact us for more details.
Date Port Arrive Depart  
23-Oct Tarragona, Spain   5:00pm  
24-Oct Valencia, Spain 7:00am 7:00pm Docked
25-Oct Palma De Mallorca,
7:00am 5:00pm Docked
26-Oct Sete, France 10:00am 7:00pm Docked
27-Oct Provence, France 7:00am 7:00pm Docked
28-Oct Nice, France 7:00am 7:00pm Tendered
29-Oct Ajaccio, Corsica 7:00am 7:00pm Docked
30-Oct Florence/pisa, Italy 7:00am 7:00pm Docked
31-Oct Cruising     Cruising
01-Nov Naples, Italy 7:00am 6:00pm Docked
02-Nov Rome, Italy 5:00am    


After a full day of exploring, poker, good food and entertainment, there is nothing better than returning to your luxurious room ready for slumber. Notes: A Royal King, measures 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long,

OS - Owner's Suite with 1 bedroom

589 sq. ft., balcony 57 to 175 sq. ft. Private balcony, mini bar, queen–size bed, private bathroom with whirlpool tub, double sinks, separate shower and bidet, separate living area with queen–size sofa bed, and concierge service.

GS - Grand Suite with 1 bedroom

385 sq. ft., balcony 106 sq. ft.Private balcony, two twin beds that convert to a royal king, private balcony, sitting area (some with sofa bed), and concierge service.

J3 - Junior Suite

293 sq. ft., balcony 41 sq. ft - 66 sq. ft.  Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area with sofa bed.

6D - Ocean View Balcony

179 sq. ft., balcony 27 - 41 sq. ft. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, private balcony, sitting area with sofa, and a private bathroom. Rates vary from deck to deck.

8N - Large Ocean View

155 sq. ft. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom.

2V - Inside

170 sq. ft. These nicely appointed rooms are an excellent value. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom.