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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: At Sea

Cruise Diary: At Sea

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! At Sea, Days 2 – 9 September 22 – 30, 2012 There was an interesting itinerary schedule entry due to us crossing the International…   read more of “Cruise Diary: At…”

Recent Posts

Taking in the Sights of Alaska

Taking in the Sights of Alaska

Thanks to Robert and Dolores New for sending in this great photo and post from their recent cruise to Alaska with Amsterdam. When Dolores and I went on an Alaska cruise on Amsterdam this summer, I saw these two little birds on a branch near the Mendenhall Glacier out of Juneau. The weather was cool…   read more of “Taking in the…”

Amsterdam’s Grand Black & Silver Ball

Amsterdam’s Grand Black & Silver Ball

Special thanks to Amsterdam’s Dining Room Manager Pras for sharing these photos from the ship’s “Black and Silver Ball.” Enjoy!

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Lisbon, Portugal

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Lisbon, Portugal

The Statue of Christ in Lisbon is a smaller replica of the Christ the Redeemer monument on Corcovado in Rio de Janiero. It’s quite impressive when we pass it as we sail along the Tagus River. Jonathan Bailey SEH Officer ms Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s Grand Asia & Australia Voyage Departs Seattle

Amsterdam’s Grand Asia & Australia Voyage Departs Seattle

Special thanks to HAL’s Director Mariner Society Gerald Bernhoft for this post. Holland America Line’s flagship the ms Amsterdam set sail from Seattle Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, for her 75-day Grand Asia and Australia Voyage. This circle navigation of the Pacific Rim will showcase the people and cultures of Russia, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Singapore,…   read more of “Amsterdam’s…”

Amsterdam Awards Crew for Years of Service

Amsterdam Awards Crew for Years of Service

Aboard Amsterdam we had the pleasure of celebrating the milestones of some of our very hard working crew members. These pictures are from our September Service Awards and retirement celebration for Boatswain Aris who received his 40-year service award.