Special thanks to HAL blog fan Lisa for sending in this adorable post of her pup playing with HAL cards. This is my little baby dog Tina. She likes to play cards but as you can see it has to be cards with the Holland America logo. We think she could be used as a… read more of “A Little Holland…”
Edinburgh, Scotland, is one of the ports that I never get tired of visiting. The famous castle is not to be missed, and a wander around town will reveal even more interesting architecture. Nino Lagare 3rd Electrician ms Eurodam
Patricia Stone, Owner and Founder of Global Adventures, sailed Australia and New Zealand on Volendam and updated us with posts throughout her cruise. Enjoy! When the ms Volendam docked in Hawke’s Bay, we received a warm welcome by the Napier people! To our surprise, almost everyone was adorned in 1920s dress attire, like they had stepped… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
During the Noordam’s call at Curaçao on December 8th we had 208 school children visit the ship. Their escorts along with the Prime Minster of Curaçao and his dignitaries all came together for a special luncheon, holiday show presented by the cast and guest entertainers and yes even a visit from the big guy himself,… read more of “Noordam’s…”
Here are a few pictures from our visit to Half Moon Cay a few days ago, a great place to relax or enjoy yourself on the beach in the sun or in the shade. Enjoy the photos!
The Holland America Blog team would like to wish our readers, fans and contributors a happy and healthy New Year! May it be filled with world travels and smooth seas. We’ll be back Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, with fresh posts, so be sure to check back and see how the ships rang in the new… read more of “Happy New…”