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Rio de Janeiro to South America Cruise Reviews

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Maasdam worries

Review for Maasdam to South America

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Sailaway17162
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

First, let me sail that we had a wonderful time. Brazil and the Amazon was amazing. The ports were great. As always the crew was also terrific. We were just shocked by the myriad problems the ship itself had. There were numerous leaks, not from the rain, but from within the ship. We often saw large fans set up and buckets to catch water. Several guests had to be moved because of the water in their ...
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Sail Date: February 2016

Cabin Type: Large Ocean-View Stateroom


Great Itinerary & Cruise despite Shore Excursion Director

Review for Maasdam to South America

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Katrina 1
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

This was a cruise that opened up a totally different world to me and that is what really made it special... from the over the top production of Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro to the basic life of the Amazon. Holland America had a great itinerary. Going to the Sambadrome was an experience of a lifetime - although expensive, it was worth every cent! Then traveling the Amazon was on a totally ...
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Sail Date: February 2013

Cabin Type: Large Interior Stateroom


Brazil and the Amazon

Review for Maasdam to South America

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Riverlake
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We are both seasoned cruisers and have been to many shores. Our bucket list included sailing the Amazon and the Maasdam fit the list. Although older and smaller than a lot of newer ships, the size was perfect for this venue. We love the Indonesian crew and an air of calmness greeted us as we came aboard in Rio. The ship had already sailed about 23 days from Ft. Lauderdale so we joined a group ...
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Sail Date: February 2013

Cabin Type: Verandah Suite


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