Dear HAL Friends, On September 1st, Noordam was crossing the Aegean Sea on its way from Kuşadasi to Santorini, when I had the opportunity to make this picture of the Sunset. Best regards, Hans Janssen
Dear Bloggers, The HAL leaves its mark everywhere. Also at Royal Caribbean. Best regards, Hans Janssen
Last week we sailed on the Nieuw Amsterdam from Barcelona to Barcelona. These are the ships we saw at port in Barcelona. Enjoy!
Sirio Maccioni, legendary restaurateur and founder of Le Cirque, and his wife Egidiana, recently served as guest chefs on board Noordam to the delight of guests and crew alike. The Maccioni’s hosted two culinary demonstrations in front of a packed audience inside the ship’s Culinary Arts Center where they taught guests how to make Le… read more of “Look Who’s…”
HAL guest John, sailed the Mediterranean on-board Nieuw Amsterdam and sent in these photos of two HAL ships meeting in Greece. Thanks, John! My wife and I are enjoying a wonderful Mediterranean Tapestry cruise on board the fantastic Nieuw Amsterdam. On July 24, under clear blue Mediterranean skies, Nieuw Amsterdam and Noordam met in Katakolon,… read more of “Nieuw Amsterdam and…”
Here’s the last post from journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos). Enjoy! Special dinner events Enhancing Noordam’s cooking demonstrations are special events such as the “Dine with the Chef,” where Marc-Andre prepares and serves several courses before the very eyes of guests; the “Cellar Master’s Dinner,” where Sommelier Frank Menzel… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) sailed the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. This is their last port, so enjoy!
Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) sailed the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. Enjoy!