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Cruise Diary: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Cruise Diary: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Guest Sharon Johnson and her husband are cruising again with HAL, this time on Zaandam’s 21-Day Collectors’ Voyage to Mexico and Hawaii. Sharon will chronicle their cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! Al and I took the tour “Colonial San Sebastian” while in Puerto Vallarta. Our tour was to meet on the pier…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Valentine’s Day on Zaandam

Cruise Diary: Valentine’s Day on Zaandam

Guest Sharon Johnson and her husband are cruising again with HAL, this time on Zaandam’s 21-Day Collectors’ Voyage to Mexico and Hawaii. Sharon will chronicle their cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy!

Cruise Diary: That’s Entertainment

Cruise Diary: That’s Entertainment

Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. The music on board our 21-day Hawaii and Mexico Collector’s Voyage was both interesting and great fun. We enjoyed a string quartet, a guitarist, a piano man and his trio, a live band, and several musical…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Lahaina, Hawaii

Cruise Diary: Lahaina, Hawaii

Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. This surfer’s paradise, set among the sugarcane plantations and funky beach towns, offered lovely upcountry mountains and stunning coastlines. This island offered both remote and hidden gems along with popular and well-known spots for visitors.

Cruise Diary: Nawiliwili, Hawaii

Cruise Diary: Nawiliwili, Hawaii

Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. The Waimea Canyon and Napali Coastline views were spectacular. Driving there, through the quaint beach towns and up the winding roads, made the destination feel like a drive through a grand tropical botanical garden.

Cruise Diary: Honolulu, Hawaii

Cruise Diary: Honolulu, Hawaii

Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. We enjoyed seeing the big city of Honolulu, situated right in paradise. This is a unique city that offers a wide variety of services and activities in the midst of a tropical setting.

Cruise Diary: Hilo, Hawaii

Cruise Diary: Hilo, Hawaii

Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. We rented a car in Hilo and headed for The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This National Park is unique not only for the volcanoes but also the surrounding lush greenery and island appeal.