Aloha! Another great excursion in Nawiliwili, Kauai, Hawaii. First, a scenic drive to a World Wonders Collection shore excursion: “The Grand Canyon of the Pacific” that explores Waimea Canyon. From the lookout at 3,400 feet, we had views of the 2,857-foot-deep canyon.
Aloha from the Waterfall, Cave and Lagoon Trekking tour in Hilo, Hawaii! During this tour we ventured down into an area known as the “boiling pots” where the Wailuku River flows over the lava that forms the Rainbow Falls. Then we climbed into the fascinating Kaumana Cave and trekked through 2 to 3 feet of… read more of “Zaandam Crew Goes…”
Recently we asked our Holland America Line Facebook and Twitter fans to share with us photos from their favorite shore excursions and the response has been great. Thanks for sending in such fabulous pictures! HAL Mariner Lynn Hardey sent us these fun fish photos from her recent Captain Zodiac Rafting and Snorkel Adventure in Kona,… read more of “Shore Excursion…”
This was our Cruise Critic bunch on the Zaandam, April Circle Hawaii cruise. — Lynn Hardey
Guest Lynn Hardey sent us this post and fabulous photo from her recent cruise. Thanks, Lynn! On my recent Zaandam cruise to Hawai’i, I was fortunate enough to hop on a helicopter on the Big Island and this is what I saw. VOLCANO!!! Very cool. — Lynn Hardey
Many guests have been asking for a chart for the area visited when the ship went to Moloka’i, so here you go. Darin Bowland is Zaandam’s captain.
Yesterday, due to extreme conditions in Lahaina, Hawaii, we had to cancel our port call. As an alternative we headed for the northern side of Molokiʻa for a day of scenic cruising where plateaus rise up to an elevation of 4,900 feet (1,500 meters) on Kamakou Peak. This side of the island is covered with… read more of “Captain’s…”
Ben and Marie DeSantis sent us these beautiful sunrise and sunset shots from their Hawaii cruise aboard Zaandam.