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Minerva

OVERVIEW: Minervapassengers, called ‘Swanners,’ are couples and single travelers of a mature age who seek to cruise off the beaten track in comfortable surroundings, and who don’t need the highly organized entertainment provided by larger ships. This ‘soft expedition’ vessel is highly valued for its


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Cruising the Bay of Biscay on Swan Hellenic's Minerva

Submitted byThomas, Harlow

Cruising the Bay of Biscay on Swan Hellenics Minerva
Evening light on the approach to Castelmare Di Stabia [Naples] Entering the Grand Harbour at Valetta Sailing into Venice at dawn. On board MV Minerva and ready to sail. Transiting the Cornith Canal. Minerva in Yalta Yalta view inside
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172,861 Opinions
Swan's bean counters to the fore?
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
SOUTH AMERICA

By Singh, Barnt Green on 20th Mar 2014
Cruising on Minerva is one of life's treats, and this one from Buenos Aires to Manaus on the Amazon was pretty good on the whole. All the traditional qualities were still there - fascinating lectures (the Bishop of Norwich and Dr Colin Bradnock...  Read More >>
1431 Views 16 of 18 found this useful
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Were we witnessing a Dying Swan?
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
CARIBBEAN

By staveley, Knaresboroough on 18th Jan 2014
We returned before Xmas from a disappointing ‘Rhythms of Cuba & the Caribbean’ cruise with Swan Hellenic with whom we have happily cruised a number of times in the past. The new promenade deck and the somewhat stark new observation...  Read More >>
2359 Views 29 of 36 found this useful
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Would go back for more
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
TRANSATLANTIC

By Underwood, Whissendine on 6th Jan 2014
We flew from UK to Tenerife and boarded Minerva at the times scheduled. This is the second time we have sailed on this ship. We were enticed by the itinerary (which included a trip up the Orinoco River) and the guest wildlife expert, Tim Earl, who had been...  Read More >>
450 Views 7 of 9 found this useful
4
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172,861 Opinions
Swan's bean counters to the fore?
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
SOUTH AMERICA

By Singh, Barnt Green on 20th Mar 2014
Cruising on Minerva is one of life's treats, and this one from Buenos Aires to Manaus on the Amazon was pretty good on the whole. All the traditional qualities were still there - fascinating lectures (the Bishop of Norwich and Dr Colin Bradnock...  Read More >>
1431 Views 16 of 18 found this useful
3
Were we witnessing a Dying Swan?
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
CARIBBEAN

By staveley, Knaresboroough on 18th Jan 2014
We returned before Xmas from a disappointing ‘Rhythms of Cuba & the Caribbean’ cruise with Swan Hellenic with whom we have happily cruised a number of times in the past. The new promenade deck and the somewhat stark new observation...  Read More >>
2359 Views 29 of 36 found this useful
1
Would go back for more
Swan Hellenic / Minerva /
TRANSATLANTIC

By Underwood, Whissendine on 6th Jan 2014
We flew from UK to Tenerife and boarded Minerva at the times scheduled. This is the second time we have sailed on this ship. We were enticed by the itinerary (which included a trip up the Orinoco River) and the guest wildlife expert, Tim Earl, who had been...  Read More >>
450 Views 7 of 9 found this useful
4
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