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A fabulous cruise on a wonderful boat.

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6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

Our third time on a Belmond ship and as before it was a wonderful experience. The food was excellent, great variety and plenty of it. The restaurant was well set out and tables varied from two seats to eight. The staff on the ship could not have been more helpful - nothing was too much trouble for them and they went out of their way to help. Cabins were spotless as were the corridors. ...
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Sail Date: August 2016


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10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We did the 11 night "New Year Celebration" cruise departing 22 December '14. We booked this cruise in January '14 as "Gorges of the Far North" but due to low water levels experienced in December '13 and the problems Orient Express (now Belmond) had with that cruise it was changed in September '14 to the "New Year Celebration Cruise" and we went from Mandalay to Bagan. The Orcaella is very well ...
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Sail Date: December 2014

Tours, Food, Service All First Class!

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10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This is a small river ship. On our cruise it was staffed, 2 staff for every passenger. The operator Belmond is running the ship like the Four Seasns hotel. They just knows how to say yes to passengers requests. We asked to open the gym early, to walk back from a tour, for special meals, etc. The answer was always yes! For example: When returning from a tour they collected and wash your shoes. The ...
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Sail Date: November 2014

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