On December 13, the Zaandam was in the beautiful port of Lahaina, Maui. I decided to sign up as an escort on the Trilogy Catamaran: Lahaina Sunset Sail tour. To be honest I did not expect more than an uneventful boat ride but life is full of surprises and “Flipper” and his friend paid an… read more of “Zaandam Crew Tour…”
Aloha from Nawiliwili, Kauai, Hawaii!
Here are photos of the Rotterdam anchored off Lahaina on November 28. We were vacationing in Maui at the time. My wife and I will be on the March 4, 2011, Hawaii, Tahiti & Marquesas sailing so of course we had to take a picture while she was in port. The second is of the Zaandam… read more of “Rotterdam and…”
Casino couple Jelena and Viktor were married in Honolulu, Hawaii, during the Amsterdam’s call to the Hawaiian island on November 26. They had a beautiful day, which ended with a small get together on board in the Oasis with a few close friends and colleagues who helped them celebrate the happy occasion. Viktor and Jelena… read more of “Casino Lovebirds…”
I decided to explore Kaua’i and on our call in Nawiliwili, I ended up at Wailua Falls. I took photos of this 80-foot spectacular waterfall that was made famous in the television series “Fantasy Island.”
After four beautiful days at sea, the Zaandam docked at the port of Hilo, Hawaii. The Zandaam crew greeted the guests on the pier with a traditional Hawaiian Lei and a warm Aloha. Enjoy the photos!
Even though I am currently on vacation, I just wanted to share a few images I have taken during our time here on the Island of Kauai. We have been here for just a week and have another week to look forward to. What an amazingly beautiful island. I have always wanted to come to… read more of “Postcards from…”
This post was submitted by Cadet Daan Wester of Zaandam. On the 10th of October there was a regular scheduled crew raft drill in sunny and picturesque Nawiliwili, Kauai, Hawaii. It was again the regular weekly raft drill, but this time not so regular as normal. This time the persons from 4 raft stations did… read more of “Spectacular Raft…”