Special thanks to past HAL guest Alexander Kandic for sending in this post and great photos of Maasdam leaving the port in Montreal. Knowing that the lovely ms Maasdam was docked in old Montreal and due to sail at 5:00 pm Saturday May 26, 2012, I decided to head down to the cruise port area… read more of “Maasdam’s…”
Category: Canada & New England
Quebec on a sunny day is nothing short of fabulous. Around every corner there is a view, artwork or a colorful street with tempting café and boulangeries. Think of it as a quick trip to Europe.
Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, is a stop along the way to Lunenberg where we had too short a stay. The town is full of beautiful architecture, gorgeous shopping boutiques, a lovely waterfront and a slew of 19th century churches. It really pays to get out of the port city, nice as it may be, because… read more of “Beauty in Mahone…”
Today in Victoria, British Columbia, we saw these beautiful floating homes. Csaba Desvari Culinary Operations Manager ms Oosterdam
Big thanks to I Gde Suardhana, Pinnacle Grill waiter on Maasdam, for sending in these gorgeous pictures of the grand Chateau Frontenac hotel in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The hotel is a National Historic Site of Canada.
On May 16, Statendam and Amsterdam docked side by side in Victoria, B.C. Since Statendam docked first, we had a great view of Amsterdam’s arrival. Bert van Mackelenbergh is Statendam’s hotel manager.
Evening snapshots from this past weekend at Victoria. Csaba Desvari is Oosterdam’s culinary operations manager.
It’s great to be back in Vancouver. A perfect day with sunny skies. And again, docked side by side with Amsterdam. Bert van Mackelenbergh is Statendam’s hotel manager.