On March 17, Maasdam Lead Medical Officer Mike Van Beever accompanied 800 extra H1N1 vaccines ashore in Cabo San Lucas for donation to the local chapter of the Cruz Roja Mexicana (local Red Cross). He was met by the local Port Agent Ray Hernandez and members of the Red Cross. After a short clearance with… read more of “Maasdam Donates…”
Hello Everyone! We have visited many Asian countries including India, Malaysia, Singapore, Cambodia, Vietnam and China. A couple of days ago we held an authentic “Asian BBQ Dinner” in the Lido pool area so that our guests could enjoy a variety of delicious barbecued dishes and other Asian cuisine. The crew dressed up in Asian… read more of “Amsterdam’s…”
Reason to Sail #95: Take a self-guided walking tour of the extensive on-board art collection.
Dwi Hatmanto, Volendam’s assistant housekeeper, shared with us these photos from the ship’s Sunday market where crew members gathered to showcase their department’s products and services.
Last week Amsterdam docked at Port Kelang, Malaysia, and many guests and crew, including Assistant Dining Room Manager Collin, went on tour to the Batu Caves and the Patronas Towers in downtown Kuala Lumpur.
Captain Arjen C. van der Loo is ms Oosterdam’s master.
We received this great photo and note from guest Jodi Currie. We sailed on the Veendam to Mexico October 24th to 31st, 2009. Days before we set sail from San Diego a hurricane had hit the areas we were traveling to (Mazatlan, Puerta Vallarta and Cabo San Lucas). The ship’s officers let us know the… read more of “Veendam Postcard…”
Reason to Sail #96: Call at our beautiful private island, Half Moon Cay.