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America Lines super luxury cruise ship, the ms Amsterdam is seen departing
whilst she is on her annual around the world voyage. HAL is the world’s highest Rated Cruise Line
as well as having the highest Rated Cuisine served to their Guests at Sea
Enter my ms Amsterdam Ship Review when she was in
Please Note: Whenever I and my travelling companion, take a cruise I always pay the full fare, for I do not believe in freebies! My only aim is to provide my knowledge to all who are seeking the right cruise ship for their needs, and thus when I review a ship I just cruised on, or other ships that are currently in operation regardless if they are based in Australia, New Zealand or visit here, as well as ships from around the world, and you can be assured that you will be reading about them without any bias what so-ever!
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The superb Classic Liner and much loved Cruise ship is the MS Marco Polo celebrates her 55th anniversary in 2020
A cruise review by
It is sad for me to say however that I have I have just started to write my final cruise review (November 2019). However, I have written stories and reviews on countless worthy Cruise Ships and their respective companies in order to better inform cruise and ship enthusiasts 1; for their pleasure, 2; but more so to ensure that you, my wonderful readers will make the best-informed choice possible on which ship will be just right for you.
You will discover that on Cruise-Australia
there is a vast variety of cruise options available from mini-cruise ships to
those giants of the sea; however I will start with these wonderful mini-cruise
ships based in
The Majestic Line” fabulous four mini-cruise-ships that will delight you!
To the more traditional larger ship companies, or the more glamorous luxury smaller up-market Cruise Lines, such as “Silversea,” “Seabourn”, “SeaDream Yacht Club” and “Viking Ocean Cruises.” In addition there are also some magnificent more traditional Classic Cruise ships that are still operating, such as the greatly loved MS Marco Polo, the MV Astoria, and the “Voyages to Antiquity” fine cruise ship, MV Aegean Odyssey. Remember all these ships can be found on the Main Index, which you can enter via the Index Bar at the bottom of the page.
Aegean Odyssey is seen at
Then what about
Aranui 5 is seen at
Maori language being all part of the CPTM ships great Polynesian history and culture
Thus as you can see from the amazing ship
above, the MV Aranui 5 will offer her 254 Guests comfortable, air-conditioned
accommodations in remarkable comfort, for this is certainly not a traditional
cargo ship that just has some passenger accommodations, but this is more of a
luxury passenger ship that just happens to also carry cargo and mail to the many Islands it
visits, which really makes the voyage so much more interesting! On her spacious
aft decks the ship offers her Guests space to sunbathe, swim in the pool and
enjoy exotic tropical drinks while she wends her way among the countless beautiful
Enter the Cruising around the Beautiful
Including the magical Tuamotu and Marquesas Archipelago’s
The Company has grown from just one small
vessel to a fine fleet of ships that sail around
Their newer ship is the state-of-the-art 1,838-ton, MV Coral Discoverer, which is an intimate, Australian cruise ship and she has become a much sought after small cruise ship operating at a cruising speed of 14 knots.
luxurious MV Coral Explorer is seen in
Explore the Magic of the & her sisters and the many countries visited
Above I have shown just a very small insight
into a very big world of cruising that is available to you, and I have not
forgotten the local scene, such as P&O cruises Australia, as I have cruised
on the Pacific Aria frequently, being such a fine ship, and of course P&O
Cruises Australia has undergone a complete transformation, with all the
existing ships that remain having taken on much of the very stylish décor and
themes from the Pacific Aria and placed them on the Pacific Dawn, giving the old
girl a whole new look! And of course on P&O’s newer arrivals the ex
November 2019: My dear friend and Carer, Eng Tan have just returned from one of our many on the delightful ms Pacific Aria, we have reached every corner of the Pacific as well as North Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef, as we have been so fortunate to cruise a good number of times to magical Papua New Guinea, as well as the wonderful “The Bounty” cruise, which visits Fiji, Samoa and Tonga, amongst other wonderful tropical Islands.
However, our last cruise was our beloved PNG cruise and we had smooth sailing to say the least, but soon we will see the Aria head off to New Zealand and Adelaide, and in February 2021 she will leave P&O forever, like a few of the other ships that have been sold off. Yet the Pacific Aria is the best ship in the fleet! You will soon come to see that I and countless of other past passengers who love this magnificent ship, considering she has the best cabins of all the P&O ships, as all cabins has a lounge area with a sofa and a coffee table and so much more, etc. In addition, she is officially rated the Number One ship in the fleet, yet they are dumping her. My review of our recent PNG cruise will cover some of the reasons quite comprehensively.
Pacific Aria is seen at anchor on November 25, 2019
Photograph by & © Mr. Hun-Eng Tan
an INDEX to other cruises & “The …
The November 19, 2019 10 day PNG Cruise Review and Commentary will be online soon
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