We went to San Blas Island and took a local boat over to Needle Island. I’ve never been on a more desolate and more tropical paradise than Needle Island. No one lives on the island which makes it most interesting. The island is 400ft long and 200 ft wide. It takes three minutes to go… read more of “Explorer’s…”
Here are photos from Zaandam’s recent Filipino Independence Day on-board festivities. Taromi Lourdes Joseph is Zaandam’s human resources manager.
Cruising on the mighty Nieuw Amsterdam! – Shirley Walker
My wife took this picture of me as I stood with one foot in each hemisphere. We were visiting the monument to the equator in Macapa, Brazil, while on our Prinsendam voyage last January. — Bob
On June 14 while in Rotterdam, the Rotterdam received a Meteorological Observation certificate from the Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute (KNMI). This certificate was awarded for Rotterdam’s outstanding contribution of ship-board weather observations which the institute uses to make maritime weather forecasts. Congrats! Caroline Sevilla is Rotterdam’s human resources manager.
HAL Facebook fan Diane Chase sent in a great selection of “historic monument” photos. Thanks for all the great shots, Diane!
Janet Bell is currently cruising the Mediterranean on board Noordam. She will be updating us throughout her voyage. Early this morning, we sat on our balconies, enjoying our breakfast and taking in the awesome approach to Dubrovnik. The colorful hills are full of flowers and we spotted a man herding his goats along the steep… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Here are more pictures from our Maasdam cruise. The Maasdam is passing the Confederation Bridge between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Would it fit? – Hans Janssen