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A Dangerous Hairpin Turn for a Cruise Ship

Short | 01:39

The Azamara must navigate tight turns and strong currents to reach Ho Chi Minh City. The maneuvers are so challenging, the captain will hand over control to a local pilot, who may not be qualified.

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When it comes to exploring the heart of Asia's most exotic locales, Azamara Journey is in a class of her own. She reaches destinations big cruise ships cannot, navigating through narrow, winding rivers to deliver her passengers to breathtaking worlds. Set sail on a 15-day cruise, highlighted by elephant-guided tours through tropical jungles and overnight stays in Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, and Hanoi. Then meet the dedicated crew as they handle shallow waters, fierce weather, and stubborn local pilots en route to an unforgettable journey.

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