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Dear blog readers, The above header is not a ‘typo’, I have transferred to this beautiful ship for a contract. I received a phone call whilst on the “Nieuw Amsterdam”, my senior corporate ofﬁcers asking if I would like to command the Grand Voyage, a world cruise on the “Amsterdam”. I was both ﬂattered and… read more of “Around the World…”
Shanghai is a vibrant city by day, but at night it’s incredible. I’ve never seen such a skyline … Didiet Ardananto Night Audit Officer ms Rotterdam
Holland America Line donated a cruise for the Timmy’s Christmas Telethon Dec. 4, 2011. The Telethon raised a grand total of $6.2 million for the BC Lions Society for Children with Disabilities. The following write-up is from Stephen Miller, CEO of the Lions Society and Easter Seals. Lori Janson Community Relations, Vancouver, BC Holland America… read more of “HAL Helps Canadian…”
We are back in Puerto Vallarta for a nice long winter stay, and of course it was a pleasure to see the Oosterdam docked in port. Also Carnival Splendor was there and it was a great opportunity to take some nice photos during sunset. We hope you enjoy them too. Groeten, Ine van Dam
Big thanks to HAL guest Kaylynn for sending in these great pictures from her Authentic Embera Indian Village shore excursion in Panama. My husband and I were on Zuiderdam for the December 16 sailing to the Panama Canal. The absolute highlight of our trip was the Embera Indian Village. Every child in the village is… read more of “Children of the…”
Here’s a fun photo of the Zuiderdam crew in Bonaire wishing everyone a Happy New Year in a very creative way. Myles Williams is Zuiderdam’s human resources manager.
This little town just down the fjord from Flam is only accessible by boat. They tell me that the population of goats outnumbers the population of people by more than double. Anthony Garofalo Human Resources Manager ms Zaandam