After our journey on the Flamsbana train from Flam to Myrdal we finally started our excursion back to Flam by bike. First came the steepest part. From Myrdal located at 866m then towards Kårdal at 556m we followed the path with nine hairpin curves and enjoyed the fantastic views of waterfalls. Then it started to… read more of “Ryndam Crew Biking…”
From bears to birds and whales to moose, wildlife in Alaska is everywhere. Csaba Desvari Assistant Culinary Operations Manager ms Volendam
On a crisp, overcast morning in Haines, Alaska, I was on the bow beaming with pride for a country that was not even mine. It was August 17, Indonesia’s Independence Day. So contagious is the pride that our Indonesian crew have for their homeland that I almost thought for a moment that I could speak… read more of “Zaandam Celebrates…”
Special thanks to Guy D. for sending us these webcam photos of Oosterdam, taken late evening in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Statendam’s Indonesian Independence Day Flag Raising Ceremony took place on August 17, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. on the bow of the ship. The Alaskan weather had been rainy but let up just in time for the ceremony. Several of the crew and officers showed up to show appreciation for our Indonesian crew members. Later, after… read more of “Flag Raising…”
They say about Santorini, Greece, that every picture is a postcard. There is nothing quite like walking around this quintessentially Mediterranean port. Anthony Garofalo Human Resources Manager ms Zaandam
In Warnemunde, Germany Eurodam celebrated the Indonesian Independence Day with pier side games. Laughter could be heard echoing throughout the pier as crew from all departments took part in the traditional Indonesian games that range from sack races to bakiak ski races and pencil in a bottle competitions. Here are some great photos of the… read more of “Eurodam’s…”
HAL guest Jürgen sent in these beautiful shots of glaciers taken while sailing around Antarctica with HAL. Thanks, Jürgen!