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Koningsdam’s $4.1 Million Art Collection Ranges from Classic to Contemporary and Traditional to Avant-Garde

Koningsdam’s $4.1 Million Art Collection Ranges from Classic to Contemporary and Traditional to Avant-Garde

One of the most notable features of any Holland America Line ship is the remarkable collection of museum-quality art on board. The line’s newest vessel, Koningsdam, which launched in April 2016, is no exception. With a collection worth $4.1 million, the ship highlights the talents of leading hospitality designer Adam D. Tihany, working with art…   read more of “Koningsdam’s $4.1…”

Half Moon Cay’s Lobster Shack, That’s Where It’s At

Half Moon Cay’s Lobster Shack, That’s Where It’s At

White, powdery sand, crystal clear water…just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, your favorite private island has one more thing to love, the delectable Lobster Shack! The restaurant commemorated Half Moon Cay’s 20th anniversary and made its big debut last November during Koningsdam’s inaugural sailing, but for those of you who haven’t been…   read more of “Half Moon Cay’s…”

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

This past weekend, Holland America Line employees — along with colleagues from sister-brands Seabourn and Princess — walked in the Seattle Pride Parade to show their support for Pride Month and the LGBT community. Holland America Line’s Koningsdam was a showstopper as it cruised along the route. The unusual sight was a replica helium balloon…   read more of “Holland America…”

10 New President’s Picks Cruises Highlight Orlando Ashford’s Favorites

10 New President’s Picks Cruises Highlight Orlando Ashford’s Favorites

They’re back! Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford is sharing 10 of his favorite cruises all over the world in our President’s Picks selections. Our well-traveled leader has explored the globe, and these cruises showcase ideal opportunities to become immersed in enriching experiences. From Cuba to Alaska to Australia, these exciting itineraries range from seven…   read more of “10 New…”

Seven New BLEND Winemaker Cruises on Koningsdam Feature Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Seven New BLEND Winemaker Cruises on Koningsdam Feature Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Calling all wine connoisseurs and those who simply delight in a good red, white or rosé! Holland America Line announced seven BLEND Winemaker Cruises featuring experts from our partner Chateau Ste. Michelle. On each of these special cruises aboard Koningsdam — home to our incredible BLEND experience where guests become winemakers — a different Chateau…   read more of “Seven New BLEND…”

Rudi’s Recipes: Sel de Mer’s Salt Crusted Branzino with Tarragon Beurre Fondu

Rudi’s Recipes: Sel de Mer’s Salt Crusted Branzino with Tarragon Beurre Fondu

Holland America Line cruises offer many enriching activities, and among the favorites are the cooking demos in the Culinary Arts Center. Guests have the opportunity to watch visiting celebrity chefs or the ship’s own experts prepare and execute delicious dishes. At the end of each demo, attendees get to leave with their own recipe card…   read more of “Rudi’s…”