Special thanks to HAL’s Director Mariner Society Gerald Bernhoft for this post. It is well known that one of the signatures of Holland America Line is the amazing artwork collections aboard each ship. The collections average an astonishing $2 million per vessel. Antiques and commissioned artwork are strategically placed in various foyers and lounges from… read more of “Special Artwork: ss…”
On March 30, Noordam’s Deck Storekeeper Mardi Sani Thalib received an award for 35 years of service during our 140th anniversary celebration. This was a very special event for Mardi, as he will be retiring from Holland America Line at the end of April.
Here is a view from top of the cable car ride in St. Thomas. Noordam is in the middle of Carnival and Disney ships. Joanne Gardner is Noordam’s future cruise consultant.
Here are some photos of Nordam with my new wide-angle lens.
Enjoy these two photos that I took while ashore in the Caribbean.
Here’s a beautiful photo of Noordam docked at Dominica last month. Joanne Gardner is Nieuw Amsterdam’s future cruise consultant.
Dutch TV host and adventure seeker Charlotte van Hoorn was on board Noordam for a Caribbean cruise and sent in posts during her voyage. Where is your favorite place to dive? Let us know in the comments below! Favorites of a 3-Star Mariner: Favorite Adventure – Snorkeling off Little Bonnaire Thank you Queen Beatrix for… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Dutch TV host and adventure seeker Charlotte van Hoorn was on board Noordam for a Caribbean cruise and sent in posts during her voyage. Favorites of a 3-Star Mariner: Favorite Party — Dutch Get-together With ALL they gatherings at the piano, shows, dining choices to meet and greet fellow passengers, sometimes a good time just… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”