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EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Fakarava, Rangiroa and Bora Bora

EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Fakarava, Rangiroa and Bora Bora

Our EXC In-Depth Voyage is island-hopping in the gorgeous South Pacific, and Holland America Line’s Director of Explorations Dr. Peter Carey sent some details about Fakarava, Rangiroa and Bora Bora. Enjoy this installment of Field Notes, and stay tuned for more! Fakarava, French Polynesia The low-lying atoll of Fakarava was our first landfall in French…   read more of “EXC In-Depth Field…”

EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Callao, Easter Island, Henderson Island and Pitcairn Island

EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Callao, Easter Island, Henderson Island and Pitcairn Island

Our EXC In-Depth Voyage made way to South America, and Holland America Line’s Director of Explorations Dr. Peter Carey is still on board. He and the EXC In-Depth Guides are sharing their up-close adventures and encounters our guests are having at every port. After departing Costa Rica, the ship visited ports in Peru, Chile and…   read more of “EXC In-Depth Field…”

Q&A with Dr. Peter Carey: What are EXC In-Depth Voyages All About?

Q&A with Dr. Peter Carey: What are EXC In-Depth Voyages All About?

Bon Voyage to out first EXC In-Depth Voyage, which departs today! Holland America Line’s Director of Explorations Dr. Peter Carey is continuing to scout locations and build out our innovative new series of EXC In-Depth Voyages featuring exciting Zodiac excursions. Learn more about our EXC In-Depth Voyages with Dr. Carey’s insightful Q&A. What is an…   read more of “Q&A with Dr….”

New EXC In-Depth Voyages Feature Zodiac Excursions for Up-Close Discovery

New EXC In-Depth Voyages Feature Zodiac Excursions for Up-Close Discovery

This September Holland America Line will begin an innovative approach to cruising for travelers who are looking for thoughtful and immersive ways to see the world. Offered on the 1,258-guest Maasdam, new EXC In-Depth Voyages explore some of the most fascinating corners of the globe on itineraries from 12 to 34 days, using world-renowned experts,…   read more of “New EXC In-Depth…”

Add This 28-Day Circle Hawaii and the Marquesas ‘Legendary Voyage’ to Your 2018 Cruise Bucket List

Add This 28-Day Circle Hawaii and the Marquesas ‘Legendary Voyage’ to Your 2018 Cruise Bucket List

Is travel your passion? Are you ready to plan your next cruise vacation? A Holland America Line Legendary Voyage may be the perfect cure for your travel bug in 2018. What makes these voyages truly “legendary” is that while also visiting the most amazing corners of the globe, guests get to combine their ample time…   read more of “Add This 28-Day…”

Holland America Line Announces NEW 2018 Signature Experiences in Asia and Australia

Holland America Line Announces NEW 2018 Signature Experiences in Asia and Australia

Holland America Line’s Signature Experiences are specially curated pre- and post-cruise encounters currently available on select 2018 itineraries in Canada/New England, Europe, South America and now… Australia & New Zealand and Asia. These unique experiences are available on select Australia, New Zealand and Asia itineraries prior to departure and include two-night hotel accommodations and complimentary…   read more of “Holland America…”

Choose a Holland America Line Cruise to Some of the World’s Most Brag-Worthy Beaches

Choose a Holland America Line Cruise to Some of the World’s Most Brag-Worthy Beaches

Holland America Line’s carefully crafted itineraries give our guests access to some of the most brag-worthy beaches around the world. Australia and the South Pacific, Thailand, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, the Hawaiian Islands, South America – all provide opportunities for amazing beach exploration. Here are eight of our favorites: Half Moon Cay Our very own…   read more of “Choose a Holland…”

Australia & New Zealand Cruises: Fall Head Over Heels for The Land Down Under

Australia & New Zealand Cruises: Fall Head Over Heels for The Land Down Under

Holland America Line offers such an array of enticing and thrilling cruise destinations; it can be tough to decide which ones to choose. However, for cruisers searching for a bucket list-worthy adventure, our Australia and New Zealand itineraries continuously top the list! Whether you’re looking to cuddle a koala, enjoy an evening at the renowned…   read more of “Australia &…”