Another addition to Veendam in the Signature of Excellence renovations is the Explorations Café. This cyber-coffee house is powered by “The New York Times” and has computers, music listening stations, a library, comfortable loungers, puzzles and coffee bar so guests can relax, unwind and catch up with world news.
Kim Farkas of Las Vegas, Nev., sent us these photos from her cruises on ms Amsterdam from San Diego to Valparaiso during November and December 2008, and on ms Westerdam in the western Caribbean in March. Captain Everson. The Neptune ceremony.
Eurodam called at Ponta Delgada in the Azores last Saturday near the end of its trans-Atlantic crossing. So, here we are in the Azores. Ponta Delgada is our first stop. We had a fantastic Atlantic crossing. The seas were calm for all six days and the weather was beautiful. It just couldn’t have been better…. read more of “Postcards from the…”
Statendam arrived at Seattle, Wash., early this morning for the first time this season. Brad Willey was at the top of Queen Anne Hill to capture the moment. The ship will be heading to Alaska next week.
Hi, I wanted to say how much I have been enjoying the Holland America Blog, especially by following updates on Twitter. I also wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our recent cruise on the Westerdam (Southern Caribbean, April 5 – 12). It had been six years since our last cruise and we… read more of “Kudos to…”
Noel Bell sent us these great photos from his recent cruise on Volendam through Southeast Asia and the Philippines. Darwin sunrise.
When they added another deck onto the aft section of Veendam during its recent dry-dock, it changed the lines of the ship, though not so much as to spoil the sleek look of the S-class ships.
Thanks to the talent of Bangit Pribadi, our crew gym has had a facelift!