Admiral Nelson Docked here – an afternoon in Antigua

We had exactly one afternoon in Antigua as part of our Viking Cruise – here’s everything you need to know!

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One day in Belém Brazil

Here’s an itinerary for one day in Belém, Brazil – part of a cruise onboard the Viking Sea. Plus Latin’s America’s largest streetfood market.

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Two days in Manaus – the Amazon, Brazil

Manaus, the largest city in the Amazon basin, was not a place I ever thought I’d visit, simply for its remoteness. It’s 1000 miles inland from the mouth of the river and it is the furthest you can go along the river in a cruise ship. Its existence can be explained in one word and that is rubber.

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Experiencing the Boi Bumba in Parintins, Brazil

Parintins in Brazil hosts Brazil’s next largest festival after Rio’s carnival, known as the Boi Bumba, which we experience as part of a Viking Cruise.

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Tapajós National Forest – 120 minutes in the Amazon Rainforest

As part of our journey on board the Viking Sea cruise, one of our favourite highlights was the 2 hours we spent in the actual Amazon rainforest – Tapajos National Forest.

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