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Azamara Journey Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Another excellent cruise on this ship

Review for Azamara Journey to the Baltic Sea
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AyresRocker
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Aug 2018
Cabin: Club Oceanview Stateroom

This was our second ocean cruise and on the same ship as our first in 2017 and with the same captain. Everything was great on this cruise as well. We again routinely went to the Living Room for pre-dinner tapas and a drink before going to the main restaurant about 8 pm. There was a very good, laid back, trio: vocalist, keyboard and an excellent guitarist. Very relaxing after a busy day in port. The only negative I mentioned on the last cruise was the occasional meal that was not hot enough, well this was not evident on this cruise.

A fellow cruiser 'Literary Lynne' has given a very detailed report and an excellent summary of the ports visited. I can add a summary on what we did in the ports. All the ports were outstanding places to visit on a smaller ship and the weather was mostly perfect except for Amsterdam where we were given a wet welcome.

Arrhus: Walked to the botanical garden where they have a large greenhouse with many wonderful tropical plants then on the way back visited the ARos Art Museum which has an outstanding circular art installation structure on the roof you can walk in and view the city 360 degrees through coloured panels. They also have the unmissable 5m squatting 'Boy' sculpture by Ron Mueck, an Australian. After lunch on the ship we walked around the city and on our return along the docks saw the Danish queen disembark her ship and alight a limo to take her to open a festival in downtown Aarhus.

Cabin Review

Club Oceanview Stateroom

These are fairly small but adequate. Bathrooms are very small. Good aircon and quiet. Midship and low-down is an advantage when seas are bad but on this cruise we had calm seas.

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