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Volendam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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561 reviews
10 Awards

Our second and last cruise on HAL

Review for Volendam to South America
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Nov 2019

One star for Lincoln Center Stage and One more for our waiters and cabin steward, I'm behind generous.

We chose this 30 day itinerary, round trip Fort Lauderdale, because we were anxious to sail on the Amazon River in Brazil and see the towns and villages that were scheduled. As always I'll try to indicate the good points and not so good experiences so you can make your own decisions as to what might matter to you.

The good points were very few:

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Not really terrible in Santarem, terrible that we didn't get to go on our excursion or see the City because the ship got there after dark with no means to get to city center and left at 8 the next morning. HAL insists we visited the port but as a practical matter we didn't

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