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Noordam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,924
Crew Members:
800
Gross Tonnage:
82,318 grt
Length:
936 feet
Maximum Speed:
24 knots
Dedicated:
February 2006
Godmother:
Actress Marlee Matlin

Latest Post

Cruise Diary: Santorini, Greece

Cruise Diary: Santorini, Greece

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) sailed the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. Enjoy! The huge caldera where the ship moored is actually the crater of an enormous volcano that erupted in ancient times. Legend has it that the eruption caused the plagues of Egypt during Moses’ time and…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Recent Posts

Cruise Diary: Culinary Delights

Cruise Diary: Culinary Delights

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) sailed the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. Enjoy! Noordam’s dining options In addition to the culinary programs, Noordam aims to please its guest through five specialty restaurants providing a wide variety of dining options: the Vista Main Dining Room, Canaletto, Lido Restaurant, Pinnacle…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Katakolon, Greece

Cruise Diary: Katakolon, Greece

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) are sailing the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. They chronicled their experiences in writing and pictures for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy! Katakolon is a famous jumping board for a visit to the archaeological site of Olympia, site of the ancient Olympic games. After…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Corfu, Greece

Cruise Diary: Corfu, Greece

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) are sailing the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. They chronicled their experiences in writing and pictures for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy! Corfu’s so-called “new fortress” is one of the famous landmarks of the town and old port. When it’s time for lunch, there’s…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Postcards from St. Lucia

Postcards from St. Lucia

Here are a few photos from our cruise in February 2011 on the Noordam. Thanks for a great cruise HAL! We had a blast as always. – Charlene Johnson

Cruise Diary: Dubrovnik, Croatia

Cruise Diary: Dubrovnik, Croatia

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) are sailing the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. Enjoy! Dubrovnik, once called the Republic of Ragusa, has a rich and varied history as seen from the architecture of homes and churches in town. The Pile Gate is the main entrance to the old…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Culinary Arts Center

Cruise Diary: Culinary Arts Center

Here’s another great post from Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos). Enjoy! Culinary Arts Center This section on the Noordam is a feature we’ve not experienced on other cruises. Equipped with a closed circuit TV and a state of the art preparation center, it is a perfect setting for culinary…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Culinary Delights Aboard Noordam – Part 1

Cruise Diary: Culinary Delights Aboard Noordam – Part 1

Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) are sailing the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. During their time on board the pair have had the pleasure of experiencing all the culinary delights on board, including a kitchen tour, Cellar Master’s Dinner, Culinary Arts Center and everything in-between. They chronicled their…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”