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New Stop at Talkeetna & Base Camp Highlight 2016 Alaska Land+Sea Journeys

New Stop at Talkeetna & Base Camp Highlight 2016 Alaska Land+Sea Journeys

The incredible Alaska landscape is one of the few places in the world that is best seen by combining a cruise with an overland adventure, and Holland America Line’s signature Land+Sea Journeys offer guests more ways to see this remote and off-the-beaten path part of the world. The 13 Land+Sea Journeys options range from 10…   read more of “New Stop at…”

The Most Spooktacular Shore Excursions in Time for Halloween

The Most Spooktacular Shore Excursions in Time for Halloween

Halloween is the spookiest day of the year when ghosts and goblins of all ages come out to celebrate by dressing up in their favorite costumes, going trick-or-treating and visiting haunted houses. But Halloween doesn’t have to be the only day to get spooked. Many guests like haunting experiences that leave them shivering in their…   read more of “The Most…”

Say Hello to Denali on an Alaska Land+Sea Journey with Holland America Line

Say Hello to Denali on an Alaska Land+Sea Journey with Holland America Line

It’s one of the most majestic places on earth with a juxtaposition of sights and sounds — from glistening glaciers to blooming sunflowers, from orcas and seals to caribou and black bears. Alaska might be called the Last Frontier, but for many travelers it’s first on their bucket list. Combine an Alaska cruise that gives…   read more of “Say Hello to Denali…”

Ryndam & Statendam Bid Adieu to Holland America Line with Exotic Farewell Cruises

Ryndam & Statendam Bid Adieu to Holland America Line with Exotic Farewell Cruises

In the fall of 2015 Holland America Line’s ms Statendam and ms Ryndam will transfer to sister Carnival Corporation & plc brand P&O Cruises Australia. To celebrate the ships and give their loyal fans a chance to cruise one last time under the Holland America Line brand, the company has planned two special farewell voyages…   read more of “Ryndam &…”

Love Lobster & Prawns? ‘Sip & Savor’ Guest Chef Recipes Show How to Cook

Love Lobster & Prawns? ‘Sip & Savor’ Guest Chef Recipes Show How to Cook

The culinary element is a highlight of a Holland America Line cruise for many guests. In addition to the exceptional cuisine that is showcased in a variety of shipboard venues, expert chefs come aboard and share their knowledge in the Culinary Arts Center presented by Food & Wine magazine. Guests can then bring new recipes…   read more of “Love Lobster &…”

‘Base Camp’ Complex Enhances Amenities at HAL’s McKinley Chalet Resort in Alaska

‘Base Camp’ Complex Enhances Amenities at HAL’s McKinley Chalet Resort in Alaska

For those guests who have taken a one of Holland America Line’s Land+Sea Journeys, the line’s McKinley Chalet Resort near the entrance to Alaska’s Denali National Park is a welcome retreat that provides beautiful accommodations. Holland America Line recently broke ground on a new “Base Camp” complex at the property that is expected to be…   read more of “‘Base…”

Top Five Reasons to Cruise on a Holland America Line Collectors’ Voyage

Top Five Reasons to Cruise on a Holland America Line Collectors’ Voyage

Are you a port or destinations collector? Do you like longer journeys? What about relaxing days at sea? If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, Holland America Line’s Collectors’ Voyages are the perfect cruise travel option. The Collectors’ Voyages are combined back-to-back itineraries that enable cruisers to visit more areas in…   read more of “Top Five Reasons to…”