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BBC Earth Feature Cruise in October to Include a Trio of BBC Talent

BBC Earth Feature Cruise in October to Include a Trio of BBC Talent

Holland America Line has added three BBC Earth talents to Volendam’s Oct. 27, 2017, Feature Cruise to Taiwan and Japan. The experts include Creative Director of the BBC Natural History Unit, Dr. Mike Gunton; Ecologist, Natural History Presenter and Writer Mike Dilger; and Digital Producer Sam Hume. While onboard, they will host talks and question-and-answer…   read more of “BBC Earth Feature…”

Dive-In to National Cheeseburger Day with Holland America Line’s Gourmet Burgers

Dive-In to National Cheeseburger Day with Holland America Line’s Gourmet Burgers

For those who may be unaware, September 18 marks National Cheeseburger Day! While there will always be debates as to who has the best burger, we’re going to be biased and say no one does it quite like Holland America Line’s Dive-In! Located by the Lido Pool, Dive-In offers a complimentary menu of signature made-to-order…   read more of “Dive-In to National…”

Journey to the Far East and South Pacific on Amsterdam’s 2018 Grand Voyage

Journey to the Far East and South Pacific on Amsterdam’s 2018 Grand Voyage

Grand Voyages don’t just get their names from their exceptional length, but from all the magnificent destinations you have the opportunity to experience on just one cruise. On Sept. 30, 2018, Amsterdam will embark on an 82-day Grand Asia & Pacific Voyage roundtrip from Los Angeles, California, that includes 34 ports and six overnights. From…   read more of “Journey to the Far…”

Enjoy Electric Havana Nights in Cuba on These Immersive Evening EXC Tours

Enjoy Electric Havana Nights in Cuba on These Immersive Evening EXC Tours

After more than 30 years, Holland America Line cruisers are finally able to add Cuba to their list of must-see destinations! The historic addition of this magnificent island to our Caribbean cruises affords guests the opportunity to experience its friendly atmosphere and electric culture first-hand. From the charming Spanish colonial architecture and candy-colored vintage cars…   read more of “Enjoy Electric…”

Cocktail Recipes: Recreate Dale DeGroff’s Delicious Concoctions at Home

Cocktail Recipes: Recreate Dale DeGroff’s Delicious Concoctions at Home

Whether you’re enjoying a live music performance, gathering with friends or just unwinding after an exciting day ashore, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as pairing these experiences with a well-crafted cocktail. Our Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff, also know as “King Cocktail,” reigns when it comes to unique and refreshing libations. As past guests know, his…   read more of “Cocktail Recipes:…”

Half Moon Cay’s Lobster Shack, That’s Where It’s At

Half Moon Cay’s Lobster Shack, That’s Where It’s At

White, powdery sand, crystal clear water…just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, your favorite private island has one more thing to love, the delectable Lobster Shack! The restaurant commemorated Half Moon Cay’s 20th anniversary and made its big debut last November during Koningsdam’s inaugural sailing, but for those of you who haven’t been…   read more of “Half Moon Cay’s…”