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Southampton to South America Cruise Reviews

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17 Southampton to South America Cruise Reviews


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Cariad49

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazon Adventure

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The opportunity to travel up the Amazon, Central America and Caribbean. The whole cruise was excellent in every way. The many ports of call, experiencing so many places, the excursions well organised. The crew were ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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AdeAfloat

11 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

A voyage round South America where nearly everything worked

We were on Aurora's Grand Voyage in 2015 when we went round South America to Australia and back. The bits we missed on that trip we enjoyed doing on this one. Captain Pembridge who joined in Rio from his usual ship ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Nancy4791

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Entertainment

We like the Aurora for longer journeys having been on a world cruise on this ship. However were very disappointed with the entertainment on this South America Voyage. The majority of the acts - some good - were in ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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RhondaS

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great Staff -- Poor Organisation

We choose this cruise to experience Rio Carnival and get away from UK winter, overall we were pleased that we did. Ship - public rooms and spaces were attractive and well kept. Dinning- we ate in the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Codford Wanderer

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Like the Curate's Egg - Very Good in Parts

We booked this very short cruise at exceptionally short notice (book Monday sail Saturday.) We were accommodated in a suite on Deck 9. During the booking procedure I made it clear that we wished to dine at 8-30 pm ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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AdeAfloat

11 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Full of experienes. The people, the Amazon and missing the ship!

We chose Oriana in order to get away from the British winter and to see if our last visit to the Amazon was a wonderful fluke. As in 2016, the Gulf ports were all interesting tho we necessarily visited fewer this ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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mmonro

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Smokers Beware

Unfortunately Magellan isn't much better than Marco Polo. The seating on Deck 10 around the pool resembled a works cafeteria and was very uncomfortable. The food... I'll pass on because where do I start. There is no ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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mgolder

1 Review Written

32 Helpful Votes

100 Degrees of Latitude

Marco Polo What better name could there be to conjure up exploration and adventure. This was my first cruise. I had never really been attracted to the cruising lifestyle. A solo sailor from the west coast of ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Mariner44

5 Reviews Written

60 Helpful Votes

South America Discovery Cruise; Fantastic

72 days away. 23 ports, with two missed out because of bad weather - Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Punta del Este, Uruguay. 23,500 miles travelled. Fantastic experience, although for some guests the first week was ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Atlantic Voayager

2 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

South American Treasures, 5 January to 28 February 2016, exceeded expectations.

18 March 2016 South American Treasures 5 January to 28 February 2016 M S Marco Polo Here are some comments and observations regarding our cruise that relate to our experiences. I have Maritime ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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BeginnersLuck?

2 Reviews Written

81 Helpful Votes

Counterblast to Cruising

A COUNTERBLAST TO CRUISING Or Some Naval Gazing (Pun Intended) In our thirty years together, my partner and I have travelled tens of thousands of miles, to many different destinations, using many modes of ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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michaelashworth

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Captain Pug Wash

Room 9179 deck 7 this room was a good size with plenty of wardrobe space.Draw backs 2 lights over one side of bed can not see T.V if in bed near wall walking into room like walking on rice crisppie's .All 3 walls ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Cactus77

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise

We travelled on Queen Mary 2 from Southampton to Rio, via New York, Fort Lauderdale, Amber Cove, Barbados and Salvador, from January to February 2016. The ship then carried on with her World Cruise. We thought ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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evelyn96

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing

As with other reviewers, we picked the Black Watch cruise to South America for the itinerary. However, we were not prepared for the poor quality of a ship we had happily cruised on 10 years earlier. The embarkation ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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tartanexile81

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

SOUTH AMERICAN DISCOVERY - GREAT PORTS, SHAME ABOUT THE SHIP

REVIEW OF FRED OLSEN'S BLACK WATCH, 6th JAN- 16th MARCH 2015 BACKGROUND This was our first cruise with Fred Olsen and we did it in style with a 69 day cruise called South American Discovery. We've cruised with ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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BOBBYDOG

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Would we book another cruise on P & O NO!!!!

Would we book another cruise with P & O, NO! These are the reasons: We do not feel the P & O fulfilled their advertised cruise. Whilst we understand P & O's reasons for cancelling our ports in Argentina, they ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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Bollinger_Babe

19 Reviews Written

64 Helpful Votes

Good to see P & O has maintained Arcadia's standards

We have sailed on the Arcadia twice before (2005 and 2007) so I was looking forward to voyaging on this lovely, child-free ship again. Last January we went on the Ventura and I thought it showed a distinct drop ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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