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Miami to South America Cruise Reviews

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93 Miami to South America Cruise Reviews


Bjorgensen avatar

Bjorgensen

1 Review Written

National Geographic and Lindblad.....one word....superior!

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We chose this adventure because of the reputation al National Geographic and their photographers. We were not disappointed. We were lucky enough to have Don Johansson on board to educate us on Darwin and the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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SantaFeSkier

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Sad buffet

-Confusing ship with not all elevators to all decks. -Salad area of buffet limited selection. -Changed ports a few weeks prior to departure but not all guests notified. -Entertainment and music were ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Kisosaki

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

One Thing After Another

Seems like Embarkation was our initial warning. We literally stood in line for registration in the Miami Cruise Terminal for over 2 hours. The lack of concern for the passengers became the theme of our cruise. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Hilarion

8 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

A+ ship, service & entertainment; C- embarkation, dining, activities, ports

Embarkation in Miami NCL must FIX THIS. It is not wise to begin a cruise with chaos, inefficiency and overcrowding. NCL has the opportunity to create a positive first impression ONCE; and on this cruise, it ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ronaldlknight

9 Reviews Written

120 Helpful Votes

Hard to find any negatives

This year, we dumped Viking, after a decade, because of the recent cutbacks to their on-board experience. We were delighted to find none of those annoyances on Insignia. The food is outstanding. We enjoyed ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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tv24

22 Reviews Written

137 Helpful Votes

The Best Way to See Antarctica

We've taken 32 cruises on many different lines and now find that Seabourn is our favorite line. We booked this cruise as a way to get us to South America, and were happily surprised by the extra bonus of ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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llynch419

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The experience of a lifetime!

My sister and I chose this cruise because it was someplace we had always wanted to see but never thought we would have that opportunity. Lindblad/National Geo came highly reccommended and we were not disappointed ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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TransOceanTwo

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

AMazing Trip - Amazing Ship

Back to Back from Miami to San Antonio and San Antonio to Buenos Aires. Best cruise(s) we have ever taken. Ship was excellent … clean, spotless, correct passenger size (about 2000 people), friendly crew, ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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grmed

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

In most areas exceeded our expectations

November 25,2018 to the Amazon Very enjoyable, but would not say that the Amazon is interesting.Just another muddy river with very little of interest. In spite of this, the cruise and ports in the caribbean are ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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johndubsky

1 Review Written

Wonderful 15 day South America cruise aboard Norwegian Sun

We chose this cruise because of its interesting itinerary of South America and the opportunity to go through the Panama Canal transit. From the smooth embarkment at Miami, to the culturally interesting ports of ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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MNJones

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

The Sun is Better Than Ever!

I've been on the Sun now 4 times. I must say I believe that this is my favorite ship in the NCL fleet. I must say that the recent refurbishment has been a real plus. The color schemes are really great. This ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Jcolombo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Incredible cruise

This was my first Regent cruise. It was chosen for its itinerary and except for one stop, it was wonderful. PROS: Smaller ship means smaller number of passengers, easier to maneuver on board. Crew was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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danazal

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very nice experience

The most important for us was the itinerary. This was our first time sailing to South America. We enjoyed all the new ports on the way. The 3 tours which we took with NCL were very interesting and informative. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Widor

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cigarette smoke everywhere, and rudeness

Although the Norwegian Sun has been recently renovated, they have a serious problem with proper ventilation. Smoke from the casino and designated smoking areas infiltrated the public areas of the ship. Why do they ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Stealthdog

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Nice, Smaller Ship

We were quite happy with this cruise. It was a repositioning cruise from Miami, through the Panama Canal, to Santiago, Chile. This was our first suite experience and had a fantastic time. This was the smallest ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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macmilll

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent itinerary. Nicely refurbished ship.

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and we were not disappointed. We travelled the entire length of the Panama Canal and visited Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Chile. We had great shore excursions organized by some ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Odile1

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Vibrations not nearly as bad as expected

We had booked a suite high and forward to limit the effects of the vibrations, i was surprised, not bad at all. The ship is smaller so it took me a while to get adjusted to the ceiling height and general ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JJRuchotzke

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

First and Last Azamara

We chose Azamara, primarily because we wanted to go to Peru in the month of November. We had primarily cruised with Oceania before, and since this ship is from the same previous Renaissance line, we had ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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TRAVELSHIP57

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Nicely Renovated Ship - Service Not Quite Up To Speed Yet

We chose this cruise based upon the itinerary. The price was right and being that we had never cruised on a smaller ship we thought we'd give it a go. No disappointments overall. The ship was indeed reflective of a ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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viking fanatic

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazon River

I have traveled on many cruise lines, and Viking is my favorite. Many things are included in the price of the trip, so it may seem more expensive, but the value is good. For example, umbrellas are available for ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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joelpbennett

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise from Miami to Lima Peru

This was our third cruise with Oceania. We chose it for the warm weather and ports of call. Food and service were excellent. Veranda concierge state room was great. Red Ginger restaurant was our favorite. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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LF.Buckland

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Voyage of a lifetime

Always wanted to visit the R Amazon, and this was our chance - from February to March 2018 - to celebrate a major Wedding Anniversary. This was clearly noted somewhere, because one evening, in Manfredi's restaurant, ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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old tex

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Everything I expected

I wanted to see the Amazon and experience the environment. The tours were as described and the highlight was the Manaus rubber museum & Indigenous village. Our guide was excellent and the boat crew was efficient and ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Tsunami74

6 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Another great cruise

This was our 4th time on either Marina or her sister ship. The cruise was 18 days from Miami to Lima with going through the Panama Canal. It made port in several interesting countries along the way. We were ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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happycruiser555

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Maimi FL. to San Antonio Chile

This was a repositioning cruise that offered a trip through the Panama Canal with ports of call in Columbia, Ecuador, Peru and Chile. The Sun is an old ship that in April 2018 will undergo a face lift. Its small ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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