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Boston to the Panama Canal & Central America Cruise Reviews

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Cruising Between Storms and Through the Panama Canal

Review for Maasdam to Panama Canal & Central America

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pmath1

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

We embarked in Boston for an 18-day cruise to San Diego via the Panama Canal. Hurricane Irma was bearing down on Florida at the time while Hurricane Jose was setting sights on Puerto Rico. Captain Jutten navigated between the storms, never getting closer than 500 miles to either. We had 15-foot seas for one full day but the ship handled them well. Our interior cabin on the Lower Promenade Deck, ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Verandah Suite


Panama Canal

Review for Maasdam to Panama Canal & Central America

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Dude68

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Always have wanted to Cruise the canal . Ship left from Boston , where we live so perfect. Captain had to miss several Hurricanes, which he did . A little rough but not bad . Ft Lauderdal was in tough shape so excursions had been canceled . Missed a few more storms and than clear sailing . Great tour in Columbia by a firm called Duran Duran . Booked it myself and we had a ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Neptune Deluxe Verandah Suite


Panama Canal is Great HAL is not so much

Review for Veendam to Panama Canal & Central America

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manoabob

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

To start with I want to let you know, until recently HAL was my wife and mine favorite cruise line. We are both 4 star and over the last 45 years I have been at sea for over 1200 days. The following applies to all the HAL ships we have sailed on in the past few years. In the last few years I have noticed significant changes with HAL. They are shifting to a more cut-rate cruise line (like ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Panama Canal, 100 years of history

Review for Veendam to Panama Canal & Central America

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betsy23

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Recently returned from a 21 day Panama Canal cruise on the Veendam with Holland America. For those of you who have not sailed through the Panama Canal, I heartily encourage you to do so. I read David McCullough's book on the canal before I cruised, along with a couple of other books about the canal, so I knew the remarkable history of the canal beforehand, and I encourage you to do that, also. It ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


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