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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’s Crew Celebrate with Makan Dinner

Maasdam’s Crew Celebrate with Makan Dinner

Maasdam’s housekeeping management team, with the assistance of the culinary team and the ship’s staff, organized a Makan dinner with refreshing drinks and delicious Indonesian cuisine for the crew members in appreciation of their hard work and dedicated service. The staff also had the chance to come together and mingle over great food and plenty…   read more of “Maasdam’s…”

Recent Posts

Postcards from Maasdam’s Voyage of the Vikings

Postcards from Maasdam’s Voyage of the Vikings

Guest Ed V. shared these photos taken on Maasdam’s 2009 Voyage of the Vikings — a 35-day cruise which left Boston in late July and sailed to Rotterdam via Greenland and Iceland, then returned to Boston.

DAM Talented

DAM Talented

This week the Maasdam family had their first crew talent show — DAM Talented. Cast members and crew members from other departments — housekeeping, dining room, kitchen, engine room — put together a show that included songs, band performances and dancing. The show took place in the Show Lounge and a lot of crew members…   read more of “DAM…”

Maasdam’s Muslims Feted at Idul Fitri Dinner

Maasdam’s Muslims Feted at Idul Fitri Dinner

After one month of fasting, the Muslim community of ms Maasdam enjoyed the festive Idul Fitri dinner. Delicious food and free sodas were provided by the Ships Management and everyone was invited to join.

Postcards from Voyage of the Vikings

Postcards from Voyage of the Vikings

This summer I sailed on the Maasdam’s Voyage of the Vikings — a 35-day cruise which left Boston in late July and sailed to Rotterdam via Greenland and Iceland, then returned to Boston, visiting different ports each direction. Albert Einstein once said, “There are only two ways to live your life: One is as though…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Maasdam Celebrates India Independence Day

Maasdam Celebrates India Independence Day

Kateryna Bannikova, Maasdam’s crew purser, sent us this photo and note from a recent celebration on board marking India’s Independence. The small, but mighty, Indian community on ms Maasdam threw a nice party to celebrate Indian Independence Day on August 14th. The gathering took place in the fabulously decorated petty officers’ mess with the national…   read more of “Maasdam Celebrates…”

Maasdam’s Grand Show Buffet

Maasdam’s Grand Show Buffet

The grand show buffet took place for our guests during the Voyage of the Vikings cruise. The pictures, provided by Executive Chef Joachim Barelamn and Manager of Culinary Operations Edmond Woo, show the edible masterpieces handcrafted by the culinary team of ms Maasdam for the viewing and enjoyment of our guests.