As promised, here are a few pictures from our Grand Show Buffet held on Nov. 23rd in the La Fontaine Dining Room. We set the tables in the dining room as buffet tables with many delicacies such as cold cuts, lobster towers, breads of many kinds and don’t forget the chocolate buffet from our fabulous… read more of “Grand Show Buffet…”
Jan-Volkert Leeuwenberg, Rotterdam’s purser, sent us this note and pictures from dry dock. Greetings from sunny but windy Freeport, Bahamas! These photos are from Rotterdam’s dry dock in Freeport. After a couple of days removing the “good and old” it is time to build the “new and exciting” Rotterdam. Kind regards, Jan-Volkert Leeuwenberg Purser, ms… read more of “Rotterdam Dry Dock…”
Ellen White sent us this photo of a T-shirt she is decorating with a star each time she sails on Holland America Line. That’s all she sent — the photo. So we wrote her back and asked for some additional information. It turns out she has a very interesting story. I’m a very enthusiastic almost… read more of “She’s Seeing…”
Yesterday we held a Royalty-themed dinner aboard Amsterdam as we crossed the equator once again. The dining room was decorated in red, purple and gold-colored taffeta and balloons and the crew and dining room officers dressed in robes and crowns fit for a king. The guests enjoyed the dinner just as much as the crew… read more of “Private…”
Ajoy Alex, Rotterdam’s chief housekeeper, sent us this note and pictures from Rotterdam’s dry dock. These pictures of the Housekeeping Dream Team were taken during a coffee break for Rotterdam’s 28-day Signature of Excellence second dry dock in Freeport.