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Colon (Cristobal) to the Panama Canal & Central America Cruise Reviews

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MONARCH - Sub par food and older ship

Review for Zenith to Panama Canal & Central America

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xldon

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

NOT THE ZENITH SHIP. MONARCH Ship was our cruise. All Spanish speaking, some English. Overall a fair cruise. Do not take interior room as walls are thin. Fruit was not ripe, hard and lacked flavor. Coke and other soft drinks plus most alcohol free in open main pool/deck area. Poor looking few channels on 17-20" TV. Few activities, guess we are spoiled. Yellowish brown nasty looking hot water for 3 ...
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Sail Date: July 2019


Unforgettable

Review for National Geographic Quest to Panama Canal & Central America

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FelixRiver

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

I’m interested in nature and this trip completely fulfilled my expectations. The Lindblad- National Geographic guides are very knowledgeable of the region and the history all the species very impressive. The Quest is very comfortable the staff very friendly and helpful, breakfast lunch and dinner unbelievably well prepared and presented everything perfect. The excursions very well organized ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


Disappointing

Review for Silver Cloud Expedition to Panama Canal & Central America

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wmccfp

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

As experienced cruisers we were looking for something a little different and more energetic so we tried Silver Cloud Expedition. What we got was the same old, same old only on a smaller ship. Embarkation was so-so as we were uncomfortable leaving our bags in the middle of the platform unattended. After a beautiful transit through the Canal we anticipated a variety of interesting ...
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Sail Date: October 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Very good overall -- BUT TOO LENIENT ON SMOKING!

Review for Star Breeze to Panama Canal & Central America

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mwf7501

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Chose this because we wanted a 7-day canal transit on a small ship. First time on Windstar. Overall very good -- excellent service, food was quite satisfactory, ship was in good but not outstanding condition. The cabin space was excellent -- was skeptical of the french balcony, but liked it a great deal. Since you have a whole suite, no need for a separate balcony, and opening the sliders ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony Suite


Good and Bad

Review for Safari Voyager to Panama Canal & Central America

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77445

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

the Panama Canal was on our bucket list and we love small ship cruising. Uncruise had good reviews so we decided to go. The staff was professional, friendly and were serious about safety. Cons: -Our room had maintenance issues and the staff was aware of them. They made no attempt to fix the issues. (drawers that would not open/close, moldy a/c unit from being wet) -Sheets/comforter ...
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Sail Date: December 2017


StarBreeze Panama Canal

Review for Star Breeze to Panama Canal & Central America

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Sailorphyl

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Love small ship sailing and this was no exception!! The cabins are beyond amazing!! Every room is a suite!! Fabulous!! Great staff, fantastic food and amazing wildlife!! Chocolate Farm was fun and educational!! Terrabo Sierpe Mangroves River Tour was beyond our expectations!! Manuel San Antonio was very crowded and the tour company needs to work on organizing it better but it was a nice ...
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Sail Date: March 2017


Aboard the Star Pride - Panama Canal to Costa Rica

Review for Star Pride to Panama Canal & Central America

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GARYTHEHITMAN

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This is my second review of the "Star Pride" --- my first was the maiden voyage in 2014, immediately after the ship was acquired from Seabourn. I noticed several changes, almost all of which were positive. This 7-night cruise sailed on February 25, 2017 from Colon, with stops in several small ports in Costa Rica. Some recent passengers have complained that the ports are relatively unknown, but ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Ocean View Suite


Ports

Review for Star Pride to Panama Canal & Central America

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DenS

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We choice this cruise to go through the Panama Canal and see Costa Rica. Going through the canal was great. The so called "ports" we visited consisted of tendering a zodiac from the ship to a public beach areas. One stop for a ship cookout, 2 ports with absolutely nothing in the so called "town" and one at a public marina. If you wanted to do anything at these stops it required an excursion ...
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Sail Date: February 2017


Panama Canal/Costa Rica

Review for Star Breeze to Panama Canal & Central America

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triciagrace

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was our first time on a cruise. We had never really considered taking one before but in looking for our "winter" break we thought that a trip through the Canal and up along the Costa Rican coast sounded like a fun adventure. We didn't have particularly high expectations (nor particularly low) but were somewhat ambivalent but figured - you have to try everything once. Well we were really ...
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Sail Date: February 2017


Not up to par with their Alaska or Sea of Cortez cruises

Review for Safari Voyager to Panama Canal & Central America

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NewportNic

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Wanted to see this area and had been on Un-Cruise 5 times (Sea of Cortez, Northwest US and Alaska) on the Quest (smaller ship) and LOVED it! Pros: -the expedition staff was REALLY good and very enthusiastic. -3-4 levels of excursions each day. -Lots of good sights and hiking choices. Costa Rica (the main portion of the trip (is all hilly and mountainous) and quite hot! -We may ...
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Sail Date: February 2017


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