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Ocean Explorer Review

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16 reviews

Big price big disappointment

Review for Antarctica Cruise on Ocean Explorer
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6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Jan 2022

It was our dream to travel to Antarctica. Due to a vantage customer service error we were stranded in the filthy crowded San Paulo airport. We believe this resulted in our case of Covid-19’s 4 days later. We missed 7 days of the cruise quarantined. The emergency phone number to vantage is a joke. The Antarctic is beautiful. The food on the ship was hit or miss mostly miss. For a $50000 luxury cruise I expected drinkable coffee. The staff was wonderful. We did not go to the falklands or the South Georgia whaling museum. So ended up sailing 7 days to Buenos Aires. We did the optional kayaking, loved it. We saw thousands of penguins., numerous seals and whales. Their is no entertainment on the ship except for lectures and some games from the crew. Meal times were strictly scheduled daily , they rotate times so you had a late dinner then an early breakfast.

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