Hello Holland America Family, Wishing you all….. a very happiest Holiday Celebration this season! From the Eurodam Front Office Team!!! Enjoy…..!!! (Annabel , Dennis, Rosa, Rencel, Imke, Mei, Jonah, Iris, Fatima, Alex, Hanz, Doris, Josephine, Odessa, Carene, Danneth,Katz)
Special thanks to Zaandam’s Staff Chief Engineer Harm-Jan Bruil for sending in this great photo of the Engine Department sporting their Santa hats for Christmas.
Greetings from ms Rotterdam in Rotterdam. Our pastry chef Alex and his pastry team did an amazing job creating this beautiful gingerbread village for the holidays. Enjoy! Martijn van Winden Pinnacle Grill Manager ms Rotterdam
Ingredients: 1.5 oz Vodka 0.5 oz Monin Passion Fruit Syrup 0.75 oz Cranberry Juice 1 Lemon Wedge Glass: Martini Glass Garnish: Sprinkles of Coconut Flakes Sugar Rim (Full) Instructions: Mix vodka, Monin passion fruit syrup and cranberry juice, shake and strain. Garnish with lemon wedge, coconut flakes and sugar.
Guest Sharon Johnson and her husband were on Volendam for the trans-Pacific voyage to Sydney and the circumnavigation of Australia for 55 days. Enjoy these photos from their port call at Albany, Australia. On Sunday, November 11th, we visited Albany. The shore excursion to “Albany World and the Coastal Scenes” was sold out so we… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Special thanks to HAL guest Hans Klomp for sharing with us this video from his Rotterdam cruise to the Canary Islands in October 2012.
I sailed aboard ms Zuiderdam in November 2012, from Fort Lauderdale to the Bahamas, Aruba, Curacao, Costa Rica and Panama. I had such a wonderful experience and the crew was fantastic, especially the pool attendants. These guys really know how to treat people with such great hospitality. Special recognition to Nestor Duran Jr., Sarkadi, Irman… read more of “Kudos to…”
All of us at Holland America Blog wish our contributors and readers a happy and healthy holiday season. We’ll be back Wednesday, Dec. 26. Merry Christmas to those who celebrate it and happy holidays to everyone else!