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Maasdam

Maasdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,258
Crew Members:
580
Gross Tonnage:
55,575 grt
Length:
719 feet
Maximum Speed:
22 knots
Dedicated:
December 1993
Godmother:
Actress June Allyson

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Maasdam Visits Vigur Bird Island

Maasdam Visits Vigur Bird Island

On July 25, the Maasdam visited the port of Isafjordur, Iceland. One of the tours offered to the guests was Off the Beaten Track: Cruise to Vigur Bird Island. Here are photos from the tour. Enjoy!

Recent Posts

Pretty as a Picture

Pretty as a Picture

The photo contest is one of several crew activities on the Maasdam. Every two weeks there is a theme and the photo department decides which one is the best. Since Maasdam cruises to the Canada and New England region a few times each year, sailing from Boston and Montreal, we had a “Canada and New…   read more of “Pretty as a…”

Postcards from Saint Pierre et Miquelon

Postcards from Saint Pierre et Miquelon

Maasdam started a 35-day Voyage of the Vikings on July 17 and the first port of call was Saint Pierre et Miquelon. This French territorial community is situated in the North Atlantic Ocean approximately 25 km off the south coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The archipelago is composed of three principle islands with the total population…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Maasdam’s Cape Breton Miners Museum Tour in Nova Scotia

Maasdam’s Cape Breton Miners Museum Tour in Nova Scotia

Maasdam’s shore excursions manager Joe sent us this note and photo from his recent tour of the Cape Breton Miners Museum in Sydney, Nova Scotia. During The Black Gold: A Cape Breton Mine Experience retired coal miners guide guests on an interactive tour of the Ocean Deeps Colliery, an underground coal mine located beneath the…   read more of “Maasdam’s…”

Maasdam’s On Deck For the Cure a Success

Maasdam’s On Deck For the Cure a Success

Captain James Russell-Dunford and Hotel Manager Cees Tesselar joined breast cancer survivors on board the Maasdam to lead a fantastic $2 million On Deck for the Cure Walk & Celebration. The Atrium and Crow’s Nest were decorated with over 200 pink and white balloons blown up by the Explorations Team, and 500 yards of pink…   read more of “Maasdam’s On…”