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2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Winemaker Cruises Welcome Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Winemaker Cruises Welcome Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Holland America Line’s 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises showcase the talents of the members of our Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker partners. The culinary cruises were already revealed, and now it’s time for the Winemaker Cruises. The spotlight is on wine — and its fascinating journey from vine…   read more of “2019 Food &…”

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2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

Calling all foodies and aspiring chefs who want to cook like a pro at home! Following the success of the 2018 series, we’re thrilled to announce dates for our 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises that showcase the talents of the members of our Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker…   read more of “2019 Food &…”

Welcome to the Fleet! Holland America Line Takes Delivery of Nieuw Statendam

Welcome to the Fleet! Holland America Line Takes Delivery of Nieuw Statendam

Holland America Line took delivery of Nieuw Statendam yesterday, officially making it the 15th ship in the fleet. A hand-over ceremony took place at Fincantieri’s Marghera, Italy, shipyard, and Nieuw Statendam will set sail for Venice today en route to Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy, for its Premiere Voyage with guests departing Dec. 5. The delivery was…   read more of “Welcome to the…”

Celebrate the Countdown to Nieuw Statendam’s Delivery with These 30 Fun Facts

Celebrate the Countdown to Nieuw Statendam’s Delivery with These 30 Fun Facts

Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam will officially join the fleet Dec. 1, 2018. The countdown is on until the ship’s delivery from Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy, and we’re celebrating the month-out milestone with 30 fun facts about the newest Pinnacle Class ship: 1. Nieuw Statendam will visit more than 75 ports during her first…   read more of “Celebrate the…”

Senior Staff Officers Bring a Combined 80 Years of Service to Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam

Senior Staff Officers Bring a Combined 80 Years of Service to Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam

When Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam sets sail in December 2018, the ship’s senior staff officers will bring a combined 80 years of company loyalty and experience. The cruise line announced that Captain Sybe de Boer, Staff Captain Kevin Beirnaert, Hotel Director Don Habets, Chief Engineer Eric van Loenen, and Environmental Officer Dolf Kramer will…   read more of “Senior Staff…”

Holland America Line Partners with Rolling Stone to Launch Rock Room Live Music Venue at Sea

Holland America Line Partners with Rolling Stone to Launch Rock Room Live Music Venue at Sea

Holland America Line is introducing Rolling Stone Rock Room, a new classic rock club developed in partnership with Rolling Stone, the world’s leading authority in music. Rolling Stone Rock Room lets cruisers step into a unique experience as a live band chronicles rock history as they kick out iconic hits by favorite rock stars. Rolling…   read more of “Holland America…”

Nieuw Statendam Reaches Milestone and Successfully Completes Sea Trials

Nieuw Statendam Reaches Milestone and Successfully Completes Sea Trials

Nieuw Statendam returned to Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy Wednesday, Aug. 22, after successfully completing two sets of sea trials off the coast. Nieuw Statendam left Marghera Aug. 10 and performed the first set of sea trials over two days before going into dry dock at Fincantieri’s Trieste shipyard, where the trial’s data was reviewed…   read more of “Nieuw Statendam…”

Artfully Inspired Design of Nieuw Statendam Reflects Evolution of Pinnacle Class

Artfully Inspired Design of Nieuw Statendam Reflects Evolution of Pinnacle Class

When Holland America Line welcomes Nieuw Statendam to the fleet in December 2018, the ship will showcase the evolution of design that was introduced with Koningsdam, the first Pinnacle Class ship. Focusing on the importance of thoughtful details and special touches, Nieuw Statendam’s musical design and “artfully inspired” finishing perfectly blend Holland America Line’s past,…   read more of “Artfully Inspired…”