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On a Freighter Even the Routine is Extraordinary
And the Destinations are Some of the Most Exotic in the World
Cruise to China

From Central and South America

Sailing approx. every two months: Manzanillo, Mexico (Day 1); Buenaventura, Colombia (4); Callao, Peru (8); Valparaiso (13) and Lirquen, Chile (15); Manzanilo, 2nd call (25); *Pusan, Korea (42); Kaohsiung, Taiwan (45); Shekou (46), Ningbo (49) and Shanghai/YS, China (51); Pusan, 2nd call (53) and Manzanillo (70).

*Embarkation is not possible in this port.

Conti Madrid ex Hanjin Madrid
Passengers: 5
Containers: 5,700 TEU
Deadweight: 69,000 tons
Length: 278 m
Speed: 25 knots / 46 km
Built: 2000-3
Officers & Crew: German & Intíl
Owners: NSB, German
Charterers: Hanjin, Korean

Two 30 sqm double bed suites (bed size 2.05 x 1.80 m), located on the 7th deck, one below the Captainís, front facing -- Daily fare Ä90 per person double occupancy -- (Euro) Ä105 single occupancy.

One 18 sqm single cabin (bed size 2.05 x 1.25 m), located on the 6th deck, front facing. Daily fare Ä85.

Each cabin has a bathroom with private facilities and shower.

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"Maris is sailing with fair winds and following seas under your command." John Carrick
Editorial writer
Sydney, Australia
"Q: It has always been my dream to take a long voyage on a cargo ship. Can you tell me if this is possible any more? - A: Maris in New York offers such voyages on a daily basis." Sunday Times
July 1/01
"Maris Freighter Cruises website, as well as the newsletter which illustrates itineraries, ships, prices etc., is a good place to learn about this type of cruise and travel." New York Times
May 18/03
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P&O Nedlloyd
"As a faithful reader of your Seaworthy News publication, I wish to compliment you and your staff on the informativeness and thoroughness, setting forth in honest and detailed manner descriptions of this means of travel." Martin Ems
Retired Manager Passenger Services,
American President Lines - Feb/07
"I just wanted to send you my thanks for the beautiful news publication you produce all these years. I hope you'll keep freighter travel as your primary focus always, as it sets you apart." Alison Senter
(Member since '95)
New Lisbon, NJ
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Gig Harbor, WA

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