This photo and note were sent to us by Eurodam guest Allan Tobacca. Sailing with Holland America is always special. My November 2008 sailing on the Eurodam was another wonderful holiday experience, such a beautiful ship. After a relaxing day on the beach at Half Moon Cay I looked forward to returning to the ship… read more of “Postcard from Half…”
Arky and Shirley are future cruise consultants aboard Eurodam. The ship called at Dominica last week and Maasdam is there today. We visited another port in the Caribbean that we have not visited before. We had never been to Dominica, (doh muh NEE kuh). Our daughter Carla had been diving in Dominica a couple of… read more of “Postcards from…”
Aboard Eurodam We are on a “Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise” charter this week that offers some new and exciting ports. This morning we are approaching Samana, Dominican Republic. As Jeroen and I are homeowners who use solar energy, I always like to see others who also use renewable resources. I noticed this windmill from… read more of “Postcards from the…”
This entry was sent to us by Eurodam guest Susan Fisher. For New Year’s ‘O8 we took a cruise on the Zuiderdam and after seeing families having fun, we decided to surprise our son and daughter and their significant others with a Christmas cruise on the brand-new Eurodam. From that day forward, for nearly a… read more of “Postcards from a…”
Aboard Eurodam Last night Eurodam and Westerdam were docked next to each other in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Chief Engineer Frank de Vries sent us this pretty picture of Westerdam.
Aboard Eurodam While docking the ship today at pier 4 West in San Juan, Puerto Rico, I noticed that Eurodam does not have its own docking marker. Since the Zuiderdam does not call at San Juan anymore since we picked up her itinerary, our Chief Officer Bas dispatched Bosun Alex and a sailor to give… read more of “Captain’s…”
This photo was taken when Zuiderdam and Noordam were in Tortola, after a crew party for the two ships. The two girls are Shirley (right) and Andrea Korff, who was a future cruise consultant and then left the program to become a cruise director.
Aboard Eurodam SXM Airport I think the Princess Juliana Airport is one of a kind. You can sit on the beach and watch the planes land, and they land very, very close to you! Although for your own safety this is not recommended as reflected in the signs posted.