Alter do Chao is a village 33 km west of Santerem along one of the only roads in the state of Para, Brazil. Alter do Chao has been for many years a popular tourist destination for locals and with increasing numbers of tourists making trips along the Amazon River this village is becoming a well-known international destination. Alter do Chao is best known for a picturesque white-sand island, known as Ilha do Amor (Island of Love), directly in front of town.
The thriving capital of Antigua, St. John, is a populated neighborhood with charming narrow streets that climb up to the silvery domes of the Cathedral of Saint John. The beach, with wonderful bars and cafes, attracts many people.
Oranjestad, the capital of Aruba island, is a picturesqe place, with pastel colour buildings of colonial architecture.
Just 30 km long and 10 km wide, Aruba is a sunny island almost all over the year. Here there are the most incredible beaches in the world. It's better to explore Aruba on foot, walking along the streets with palm trees, of the capital Oratzestant.This city is full of life, and has the charm of a Dutch colony, pastel colored houses, the castle and a wonderful market.
It is an amazing,adventurous experience that gets you in touch wih a different way of life!
Boca da Valeria is a remote village at the confluence of the Rio da Valeria and the Amazon.It is surrounded by the astonishing Amazonian rainforest and the people who live in the village are not more than 75.Life,here,is very different from the modern Amazonian cities,so it is a great chance to exlore the rainforest and of course live for some days with the local people the.Be sure to bring you camera during the exploration ride because the is a very distinct line where the waters of the Valeria River meet the Amazon.In this village,tourists can buy handmade things made by the local Indians, as a souvenir.While exploring the forest,you are able to see rare species of plants,birds and animals.It is surely an experience of a lifetime.
Bridgetown in Barbados is a breathtaking place, a tropical paradise, with many impressive sights.
Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados, retains much of its British heritage. Τhe bustling city, the quiet hillsides and valleys with tropical vegetation, the sandy beaches, which are considered to be the most beautiful in the world and many other impressive sights are waiting to be explored.
Costa Maya, once the commercial center of the Mayan Empire, is located in the Caribbean, Mexico and is known for its jungles, beaches, lagoons and ancient Mayan monuments. Explore the amazing ancient Mayan monuments, buy local handicrafts or dive in the waters of the coast of Mexico to admire the sea life.
Located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia, the historical city of Cartagena is almost entirely surrounded by lagoons and bays, while still surrounded by fortifications of 17th century that were protecting the gold and treasures with destination to Spain. The many squares will offer a shady retreat as you explore the streets that cross a colonial baroque architecture.
Willemstad is one of the most picturesque cities in Caribbean. Its traditional heritage is visible even from the entrance of the harbor, where colorful buildings with triangular roof of Dutch type are lined along the coast. Visit the wonderful "Curacao Sea Aquarium", that hosts over 400 exotic species of marine life.
Undoubtedly,St. George's is a small vibrant city full of colours that captures the visitors!
St. George's is the capital of Grenada and it is a very famous Caribbean tourist destination that attracts people from all over the world.It has a lot to show to the visitors, from history to natural beauty.Ηere, you can admire the beautiful beaches with the white sand and enjoy the sun and the watersports such as scuba diving. Also, you can visit the historical museums such as Grenada's National Museum.Hiking through the rain rainforest will give you the opportunity to explore the magnificent exotic watefalls and admire the breathtaking view.
Great Stirrup Cay is a small island that is part of the Berry Islands in the Bahamas. The northern part of the island has a sandy beach surrounded by rocks with snorkeling areas. The most common tree on the island is the coconut palm, which produces a cloudy milk and a sweet meat used in many island recipes. Another fruit-bearing tree is the Sea Grape. Some of the creatures found on the island include several different varieties of lizard and land crab. Gulls and frigates are the most prevalent bird species. Great Stirrup Cay is a protected marine life sanctuary, and removal of anything from the water is strictly prohibited.
Harvest Caye is an island in Belize. It is ideal for those who desire to explore exotic wildlife and tropical rainforests. Visitors can relax and enjoy adventure in this stunning paradise.
Macapa features a tropical monsoon climate under the Koppen climate classification with a lenghty wet season which runs from December through August and a relatively short dry season that covers the remaining three months.
The Macapa region includes large tracts of tropical rainforest and experiences relatively high rainfall.Macapa features a tropical monsoon climate under the Koppen climate classification with a lenghty wet season which runs from December through August and a relatively short dry season that covers the remaining three months.
World-famous beaches, exceptional nightlife, unique culinary experiences and Latin atmosphere, are all those that make this city so fascinating. Miami Beach is one of the most popular attractions of the city with wide sandy beaches, warm waters and a great variety of water sports. A tour to the famous Art Deco district of the South Beach is also a unique experience.
Manaus is a city of Brazil and the capital of the state of Amazonas. It is the eighth largest city of Brazil and the most important economic center of the Amazon forest. Ιs a large industrial town and tourist center, which is the seventh largest country's GDP.
A magnificent engineering project, one of the largest human constructions worldwide, is the Panama Canal. Enjoy a unique cruise visiting the lush rainforests, which are residence for exotic birds, monkeys, sloths, iguanas and crocodiles or take a trip to the scenic streets of the old Fred Carter, before going to the legendary Gatun Locks to see the ships entering the canal.
Parintins is a city located on Tupinambarana island in the Amazon River, in Brazil.This town has a rich Indian heritage.It is certain that a boat trip along the river, is an experience that you will never forget.You will be amazed of the tropical rain forests and the rare species of animals that exist there.Finally, we must not forget to mention the famous folklore festival which is held there each June,called Boi Bumba.In this time of the year Parintins hosts thousands of people that come here to participate.It is a huge street party with outstanding shows and performers!
Port of Spain is the capital city of Trinidad and Tobago islands. It is famous for its natural beauty characterized by amazing beaches with coral reefs and tropical surroundings. Here, the relaxing, charming atmosphere is combined with an adventurous holiday. Discover the pristine rainforest and watch the numerous rare species of birds. Kayaking and snorkelling in the magnificent turqoise waters give the visitors the opportunity to witness a beautiful marine life. Numerous festivals take place and, tourists, here, will always find a party in the streets.
Puerto Limon was built where Columbus dropped anchor in 1502. It is a colorful and exciting gateway to Costa Rica to explore the variety of attractions available. Spend a day relaxing on the beautiful Playa Bonita Beach. Experience the thrill of rafting on the Reventazon river or take a ride on the cable car over the tops of the trees and enjoy the view of the tropical forest.
Roseau is the capital of Dominica. Homes made of stone and wood, typical wooden balconies and ornate woodwork, are dating from the Victorian era. City's architecture is a combination of modern and colonial(French Style).
This amazing island is a paradise of wildlife, in and out of the sea. Make an adventurous underwater diving to explore the beautiful waters of the West End Marin Reserve-there are corals of all colors and amazing marine life. Don't miss the land attractions as Butterfly Park, Marbella Hill, Ingkouana farm and Carampola gardens.
San Juan is the second oldest city in North and South America. The houses in pastel colors, balconies with wrought iron, squares with rows of statues and blue narrow cobbled streets are a conspicuous contrast to this noisy, modern,full of energy city . Although the city is busy all day long, the old San Juan, really comes alive at night when the restaurants, pubs and cafes on the sidewalks are flooded with people of all ages enjoying the fantastic scenery of the island.
Saint Lucia is a small, tropical island, with a magnificent scenery. Mountains, dense virgin forests, sandy beaches and acres of banana plantations make it one of the most spectacular islands. Castries, the colorful capital of the island, has an authentic Caribbean charm and hosts several historical sights of Saint Lucia as La Tok Battery, a fortress on a hilltop with spectacular views of the port.
Santa Marta, the coastal jewel of Colombia is more than a tropical paradise. Besides beaches with white sand and surf, is a unique place due to Sierra Nevada mountain range, which rises above it. It is the oldest city in the country with many architectural treasures. Outstanding attractions are the Cathedral Santa Marta, the ruins of Boda and the forts of San Fernando.
Gustavia is the capital of the island of Saint Barts. It offers beautiful natural attractions. This arid, volcanic rock is home to a special combination of iguanas, night-blooming cactus and magnificent beaches with white sand. Scuba diving and sailing are very popular here. In this city, the charm of a town with Scandinavian accents blends with many boutiques and duty free shops. The island is, also, famous for its chic French ambience and cuisine.
It is here tha the murky waters of the Amazon River meet the aquamarine waters of the Tapajos River for some distance the different colored waters don't mix and there's a very visible dividing between them.Just a few miles to the southewest of Sanarem along the Tapajos River the charming village of Alter do Chao is a popular tourism destination for Brazilians.
Santarem is a city in the state of Para in Brazil.The Tapajos joins the Amazon River there,and it is a popular location for tourism.It is the second most important city in the state and the financial and economic center of the western part of the state.
The unique Caribbean island, St. Maarten, is governed by two independent states, and although each half of the island is different, the residents live in harmony. The Dutch part, the capital of Philipsburg is a paradise for shopping, with a fantastic selection of shops and boutiques on the cobbled streets and narrow alleys.
The Whitsunday Islands is a collection of continental islands in Queensland, Australia. They constitute a popular yachting destination as well as an ideal spot for the lovers of sailing and kayaking. The Whitsunday islands, Hook and South Molle give tourists the opportunity to camping into specially designed camping areas, while many resorts are also available. The capital centre is the Hamilton Island, which has its own commercial airport.
|1||Miami, Florida, USA||------||17:00|
|4||St. Johns, Antigua||12:00||20:00|
|7||Port of Spain (Trinidad), Spain||07:00||16:00|
|12||Boca Da Valeria,Brazil||07:00||15:00|
|15||Alter Do Chao, Brazil||07:00||15:00|
|21||Philipsburg (St. Maarten)||08:00||18:00|
|22||San Juan (Puerto Rico)||07:00||13:00|
|24||Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas||10:00||19:00|
|25||Miami, Florida, USA||06:00||18:00|
|28||Whitsunday Islands, Australia||08:00||19:00|
|28||Harvest Caye, Belize||08:00||19:00|
|30||Roatan, Bay Islands||07:00||17:00|
|42||San Juan (Puerto Rico)||07:00||14:00|
|43||Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic||07:00||16:00|
|45||Miami, Florida, USA||07:00||19:00|
Nautica, sister ship to Regatta and Insignia, radiates her own unique warmth and character. Her distinctive personality shines through from the moment you first step into her newly redesigned, neo-classical lobby or Toscana, resplendent in rich new fabrics and furnishings that reflect the charisma of Tuscany. Nautica boasts decks and verandas graced with the finest teak and exquisite custom stone and tile work. To ensure the elegance shines throughout the entire experience, there is all new Villeroy & Boch china, the finest silver and crystal, and a distinctive museum-quality art collection that is an eclectic melding of traditional and contemporary, with a touch of whimsy.
Year Built: 1998
Year Refurbished: 2010
Gross Tonnage: 30,277
Length: 593.7 feet
Beam: 83.5 feet
Max. Draught: 19.5 feet
Cruising Speed: 18 knots
Electric Power or Voltage: 110,220 AC
Guest Capacity (double occupancy): 684
Crew Size: 400
Guest-to-Staff Ratio: 1.71 to 1
Nationality of Officers: European
Nationality of Staff: European
Country of Registry: Marshall Islands
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Whatever corner of the globe beckons you to explore, Oceania Cruises takes you there in comfort and style. Relax onboard our luxurious ships and savour exquisite cuisine that is renowned as the finest at sea and even rivals the best Michelin-starred restaurants ashore. Inspired by Master Chef Jacques Pepin, these culinary delights have always distinguished the Oceania Cruises experience from any other. And considering the uncompromising quality, perhaps the most remarkable aspect of an Oceania Cruises voyage is its incredible value. Lavish complimentary amenities abound, and there are never supplemental dining charges in any of the restaurants. Value-priced packages ensure that exploring ashore, sipping a glass of vintage wine or surfing the Internet is both convenient and affordable. Every moment spent on an Oceania Cruises voyage confirms that this is Your World. Your Way.
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All the elements for bliss Being mid-size even facilitates going ashore, as our ships can slip into boutique ports off-limits to larger vessels. Of course, the fact that our ships are mid-size positively influences every aspect of the onboard experience. With no need to rush, stand in endless lines or worry about crowds, you can savour the defining elements that make our ships so special. Our cuisine, "the finest at sea", is carefully prepared a la minute. Appointments for spa services are readily available in the relaxing Canyon Ranch SpaClub. A comfortable chaise always awaits should you decide to lounge by the pool. Life just seems to proceed at a more courteous pace.
SHIPS' SPECIFICATIONS - MARINA & RIVIERA
Year Built: Marina 2011, Riviera 2012 / Gross Tonnage : 66.084 / Length : 239.24 metres / Beam : 32.2 metres / Cruising Speed : 20 knots / Guest Decks : 11 / Guest Capacity (Double Occupancy) : 1.250 / Staff Size : 800 / Guest to Staff Ratio : 1.56 to 1/ Nationality of Officers : European
SHIPS' SPECIFICATIONS - REGATTA, INSIGNIA & NAUTICA
Year Built: Regatta & Insignia 1998, Nautica 2000 / Refurbishment Dates : Regatta, May 2014, - Insignia, April 2014 - Nautica, May 2014 / Gross Tonnage : 30.277 / Length : 180.96 metres / Beam : 25.45 metres / Cruising Speed : 18 knots / Guest Decks : 9 / Guest Capacity (Double Occupancy) : 684 / Staff Size : 400 / Guest to Staff Ratio : 1.71 to 1/ Nationality of Officers : European