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Amsterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,380
Crew Members:
615
Gross Tonnage:
62,753 grt
Length:
780 feet
Maximum Speed:
22.5 knots
Dedicated:
October 2000
Godmother:
Janet Lanterman

Latest Post

Cruise Diary: Incredible Shanghai

Cruise Diary: Incredible Shanghai

HAL guest blogger Sharon Wilhelm is currently sailing aboard Amsterdam’s 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage. While aboard the ship she will chronicle her cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! October 16: These photos were taken from our balcony – a true “room with a view”! It’s my attempt to demonstrate the transformation…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Recent Posts

Cruise Diary: In Japan

Cruise Diary: In Japan

HAL guest blogger Sharon Wilhelm is currently sailing aboard Amsterdam’s 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage. While aboard the ship she will chronicle her cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! Days 12 – 18: October 3 – 9, 2012 Day 12 – At Sea It was Kimono Night/Formal Night. Since we were in…   read more of “Cruise Diary: In…”

Amsterdam Welcomes Girl Scout Troop at Juneau, Alaska

Amsterdam Welcomes Girl Scout Troop at Juneau, Alaska

On Sept. 11, a group of Girl Scout Brownies toured Amsterdam while at Juneau, Alaska. Joan Pardes sent the note below to the Juneau Empire newspaper expressing the troop’s gratitude to HAL: Juneau Girl Scout Troop 4036 would like to thank Holland America Line (HAL) for hosting the troop’s recent visit aboard the ms Amsterdam….   read more of “Amsterdam Welcomes…”

Cruise Diary: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Cruise Diary: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

HAL guest blogger Sharon Wilhelm is currently sailing aboard Amsterdam’s 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage. She snapped this great photo of Costa Victoria, one of our sister ships, on Oct. 4, as Amsterdam approached Yokohama, Japan.

Celebrating Canadian Thanksgiving

Celebrating Canadian Thanksgiving

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving! Some of the HAL ships sent in pictures of the preparation for their on board celebrations. Pras, Amsterdam’s Dining Room Manager, shared with us pictures from their Canadian Thanksgiving celebration. The dining room crew got into the spirit and posed for some serious (and no-so serious) pictures in their festive attire. Thanks…   read more of “Celebrating…”

Cruise Diary: Hakodate, Japan

Cruise Diary: Hakodate, Japan

HAL guest Sharon Wilhelm is currently sailing on Amsterdam’s 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage. While aboard the ship she will chronicle her cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! October 2, 2012 Day: 11 The Amsterdam arrived on schedule and the immigration process began at 6:30. In typical Japanese fashion, the process was…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”