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Moose, Bears & Caribou, Oh My! Getting to Know ‘The Big Five’ Animals of Alaska

Moose, Bears & Caribou, Oh My! Getting to Know ‘The Big Five’ Animals of Alaska

While the Alaska cruise season is coming to a close, we’re sure you’re already dreaming of booking your Alaska adventure for 2017. After all, Holland America Line is celebrating our 70th year in The Last Frontier next year so it’s the perfect time to go. One of the highlights of every Alaska cruise is the…   read more of “Moose, Bears &…”

2015 Pacific Ocean Pilot Rescue Earns Holland America Line an AMVER Award

2015 Pacific Ocean Pilot Rescue Earns Holland America Line an AMVER Award

The captain and crew of Holland America Line’s ms Veendam were honored by the Association for Rescue at Sea with a prestigious AFRAS AMVER Award for the 2015 rescue of a pilot who ditched his aircraft in the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii. The Automated Mutual Assistance Vessel Rescue System was implemented by the U.S. Coast…   read more of “2015 Pacific Ocean…”

Recipes: Chef Natacha Gomez Brings Caribbean Flavors to Amsterdam Guests

Recipes: Chef Natacha Gomez Brings Caribbean Flavors to Amsterdam Guests

Guest favorite Chef Natacha Gomez, better known as “Chef T,” was back on Amsterdam for the October 11 cruise, and while she was onboard she showed off her culinary skills during her popular cooking demonstrations. Known for her delicious Caribbean dishes, we wanted to share some of her recipes so you can cook like Chef…   read more of “Recipes: Chef…”

Culture Vulture? Visit these Unique UNESCO World Heritage Sites on Europe Cruises

Culture Vulture? Visit these Unique UNESCO World Heritage Sites on Europe Cruises

From a private island paradise to penguin-covered icebergs, Holland America Line takes our guests to some of the most exclusive locales in the world. Did you know that not only do we cruise to the most beautiful beaches, monuments and landscapes around the globe, but we also visit places of great cultural, historical and natural…   read more of “Culture Vulture?…”

Explore Under the Sea Without Getting Wet on a Submarine Shore Excursion

Explore Under the Sea Without Getting Wet on a Submarine Shore Excursion

Holland America Line offers thousands of Journeys Ashore appealing to a wide variety of interests. Whether you seek active and adventurous or cultural and calm, we showcase some of the best sites and activities at each port. While there can be much to see on land, a tour that takes you below the surface without…   read more of “Explore Under the…”

News Release: Top Holland America Group Executives Kruse, Ashford and Meadows Join Seattle’s Community Leaders in American Cancer Society’s ‘Real Men Wear Pink’ Campaign

News Release: Top Holland America Group Executives Kruse, Ashford and Meadows Join Seattle’s Community Leaders in American Cancer Society’s ‘Real Men Wear Pink’ Campaign

Holland America Group Chief Executive Officer Stein Kruse, Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford and Seabourn President Richard D. Meadows are joining a distinguished group of Seattle community leaders for America Cancer Society’s “Real Men Wear Pink” event during the month of October.

Holland America’s Ashford and Kruse Join Seattle Execs for ‘Real Men Wear Pink’

Holland America’s Ashford and Kruse Join Seattle Execs for ‘Real Men Wear Pink’

Holland America Group Chief Executive Officer Stein Kruse, Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford and Seabourn President Richard D. Meadows are joining a distinguished group of Seattle community leaders for American Cancer Society’s “Real Men Wear Pink” event during the month of October. In addition to raising funds and awareness, the campaign asks the participants…   read more of “Holland…”