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South America Cruise Reviews

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Not for the independent traveler but the only way to see so much

Review for National Geographic Endeavour to South America

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First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

If you are an independent traveler who likes to have some control of events, this is not the cruise for you. Unfortunately it is the only way to visit the Galapagos Islands and visit a substantial number of visitor sites. The Endeavour is an Ecuadorean flagged, German built fishing boat equipped for Antarctic conditions that carries 96 of your new best friends each week and a crew of 70 crammed ...
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Sail Date: November 2013

Unique Wildlife but Come Prepared to Overcome Shortcomings

Review for National Geographic Endeavour to South America

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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The Galapagos Islands are a special place. Located about 600 miles east of continental Ecuador, they contain many species and varieties of species of flora and fauna. The National Geographic/Linblad Expeditions (NG/Linblad) expedition gives you the chance to visit several of the places that Charles Darwin visited on the (second) voyage of the HMS Beagle. The pluses: unique wildlife (blue-footed ...
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Sail Date: July 2013

Illness alert on National Geographic/Lindblad Endeavor

Review for National Geographic Endeavour to South America

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2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I cruised on this ship in November 2011 and am writing this review to give a heads up to anyone planning to use this ship. I believe this ship has Norovirus. Of approximately 70 passengers, at least 20 became ill over the course of the voyage with severe omiting and diarrhea. I believe 20 to be the minimum number as people were still getting sick on the trip home and some did not report to the ...
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Sail Date: November 2011

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