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We Love Holland America!!!

We Love Holland America!!!

Please note the attachment which shows my husband Carl Bagwell and myself (Nadine) on our first Holland America cruise. I don’t know where the years have gone, except we are still loving and living together and will take our 50th anniversary trip on Holland America. WHAT A WAY TO CELEBRATE!! 🙂 We are as excited…   read more of “We Love Holland…”

Praise for a Panama Canal Cruise

We received these kudos from Jerry and Suzanne Thonert: We just experienced the Panama Canal cruise aboard the Statendam this month and must say we are still on a “high” from our experience. This is only our fourth cruise with HAL and it seems it just gets better each time. We know that you probably…   read more of “Praise for a Panama…”

Postcards from Costa Rica

Postcards from Costa Rica

One of the ports of call on our itinerary is Costa Rica, one of my very favorite destinations. We called at Puerto Limon on the Caribbean side which allows us access to the Tortuguero Canals, Veragua Rainforest, Pineapple Farms, Banana Plantations, Aerial trams, sloth sanctuary, horseback riding in the rainforest and my favorite — zip…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Captain’s Log: Follow the Oosterdam’s Panama Canal Transit

On board Oosterdam Today the Oosterdam will be passing through the Panama Canal. This can be followed on the webcams of the Panama Canal: www.pancanal.com The schedule has us in the Miraflores locks from 07:50-09:00 (local time, which is 08:50-10:00 Eastern Daylight Time) In the Pedro Miguel locks from 09:30-10:20 (10:30-11:20 EDT) And finally the…   read more of “Captain’s…”

Captain’s Log: Panama Canal, Feb. 13

Captain’s Log: Panama Canal, Feb. 13

Aboard Zuiderdam, Feb. 13. Feb. 13 we did our bit in the Panama Canal again. For those of you that want to see us go through live take a look here: http://www.pancanal.com/eng/photo/camera-java.html?cam=Gatun The next time will be on Feb 23. Usually around 7 a.m. EST (that is 1 in the afternoon in Europe) we will…   read more of “Captain’s…”