This cruise is a must for anyone who loves animals and nature Of course we had cultire in mappworld capitals Santiago,Montevideo, and Buenos Aires but the best was the stark beauty of the Antarctic. We were fortunate to come upon Orcas feeding and the Captain turned the ship around to ensure all guests saw this National Geographic moment He also stopped the ship for 20 minutes so we could watch The Falkland Islands were desolate and thrilling with the opportunity to get up close and personal with penguins The post cruise tour to Iguazu Falls is a must. These falls make Niagara look like a trickle and the monkeys, coatis and toucans among other animals are also amazingly close We had the opportunity to purchase handicrafts at each port And for carnivores the steak in Montevideo and Buenos Aires and the BBQ lamb in Chcabuco Chile is beyond compare

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Zaandam Cruise Review by CatMom63

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: January 2015
  • Destination: South America
  • Cabin Type: Large Interior Stateroom
This cruise is a must for anyone who loves animals and nature Of course we had cultire in mappworld capitals Santiago,Montevideo, and Buenos Aires but the best was the stark beauty of the Antarctic. We were fortunate to come upon Orcas feeding and the Captain turned the ship around to ensure all guests saw this National Geographic moment He also stopped the ship for 20 minutes so we could watch
The Falkland Islands were desolate and thrilling with the opportunity to get up close and personal with penguins
The post cruise tour to Iguazu Falls is a must. These falls make Niagara look like a trickle and the monkeys, coatis and toucans among other animals are also amazingly close
We had the opportunity to purchase handicrafts at each port
And for carnivores the steak in Montevideo and Buenos Aires and the BBQ lamb in Chcabuco Chile is beyond compare
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Cabin Review

Large Interior Stateroom
Cabin J 2600
The room was a little small for two adults. Some creaking from ceiling housekeeping was excellent
Main Deck Inside Cabins, Outside Cabins

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