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Veendam’s King Neptune Ceremony

Veendam’s King Neptune Ceremony

Veendam’s repositioning cruise to South America brought our beautiful ship across the Equator and into the warm Pacific. Guests turned out in force to welcome King Neptune and his mermaid Bride as he doled out punishments to the pollywogs presented before him. The ceremony was officiated by the prosecutor (played by Cruise Director Dan Bernbach),…   read more of “Veendam’s…”

Westerdam Hosts Art Auction for Crew

Westerdam Hosts Art Auction for Crew

Special thanks to Westerdam’s Manager of Onboard Marketing Astrid van de Ven for this post. On one of our many days at sea, while heading back to San Diego, we organized an art auction to benefit Westerdam’s crew fund. The pieces of art that were auctioned off by our professional Park West Auctioneers were created…   read more of “Westerdam Hosts Art…”

‘World’s Largest Cruise Sale’ Celebration on Ryndam

‘World’s Largest Cruise Sale’ Celebration on Ryndam

Special thanks to Ryndam’s Future Cruise Consultants Neil and Natalia Reilly for this post and photos. on October 25, Ryndam held a “World’s Largest Cruise Sale” celebration to cap the week-long sale. Our event took place in the afternoon and was billed as a celebration and charity auction. We invited our guests for coffee, tea,…   read more of “‘World’s…”

Captain’s Log: A Beautiful Day

Captain’s Log: A Beautiful Day

This is a picture taken by one of our guests on the Zaandam’s voyage, the day before arrival at Vancouver on October 23. It was the first time in my life I’ve been that far north ever, but it was a beautiful day. Andre van Schoonhoven Captain ms Zaandam

Prinsendam’s ‘World’s Largest Cruise Sale’ Event

Prinsendam’s ‘World’s Largest Cruise Sale’ Event

On October 24th, Prinsendam’s ‘World’s Largest Cruise Sale’ event began with music by the Prinsendam Orchestra, and waiters and crew members dressed in costume for an afternoon filled with delicacies, mimosas, coffee and tea. My presentation “What It’s All About” explained the details of the sale, benefits of booking onboard and CLIA’s support of the…   read more of “Prinsendam’s…”

Cruise Diary: Exploring Asia

Cruise Diary: Exploring Asia

HAL guest blogger Sharon Wilhelm is currently sailing aboard Amsterdam’s 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage. While aboard the ship she will chronicle her cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! October 10: (Day 19) – Jeju City, South Korea We booked a tour to go to a morning performance of Nanta. Even after…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”