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travel42 Cruise Ship Review: G Adventures Expedition

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The M/S Expedition, belonging to G Adventures, was built in Scandinavia as a passenger and vehicle ferry in 1972.

In spring 2009 she was converted at a cost of $15 million into an expedition ship in a Finnish yard for cruises in extreme northern and southern latitudes. She measures 6,333 tons, has a length of 345 ft and a 16-knot cruising speed.

This vessel replaces the M/S Explorer which struck an underwater object while cruising in Antarctica in late November 2007. Passengers and crew ev...

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