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Zaandam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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524 reviews
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Vancouver to Valparaiso

Review for Zaandam to South America
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10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Sep 2017
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Hadn't cruised since last fall and the So. American ports was something new and the e-mailed price was very good.

Much of the HAL experience is excellent as always. Dining Room, Cabin Stewards and Bar staff do a great job.

Am a 4 star mariner with HAL and have witnessed a continual reduction of standards. Evening dinning menu choices were just OK. Number of options have been reduced a good deal. Flavor was lacking on such items as crab, lamb & beef. Crab was described as "King Crab", but legs were less than 1/2" in diameter, dry and tasteless. Leg of lamb had no taste. Beef was at times good, not always. Have typically looked forward to the evening dinning experience. Not so much this time.

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