HAL senior electrical superintendent Wiel Penders sent us these great black and white photos of Noordam in dry dock. Thanks, Wiel!
Here are cool pictures from blog contributor Aad Hoogesteger. These photos were captured on a webcam as Noordam left port at Hamburg, Germany.
HAL guests Darby Miller and Ginger Watters submitted this video and photo from their shore excursion in La Goulette (Tunis), Tunisia, during their Mediterranean cruise on Noordam in May 2010. Thanks ladies! To see the full list of shore excursions offered in La Goulette (Tunis), Tunisia, click here. Our Mediterranean cruise was highlighted by the… read more of “Touring Tunisia…”
Hallo HALblog readers, Some exciting news from Rotterdam. Tour de France lovers will probably know that the Tour de France will start this year in Holland America Lines founding and home port Rotterdam. Fore 4 days Rotterdam will be the focal point of the world most important cycling event. Well pretty much all of the… read more of “Exciting News from…”
Four Holland America Line ships won Voluntary Observing Ship (VOS) Awards for making important marine observations that aid in weather forecasting and analysis. The VOS program is an important source of marine weather data from coastal, offshore, and high seas areas for the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service. Announced by… read more of “Four HAL Ships Win…”
While in Cadiz, Spain, and knowing that it is so close to “Jerez de la Frontera” the wine attendants of the ms Noordam, under the guidance of Noordam’s Beverage Manager Hans Becker, had the amazing opportunity to visit one of the best sherry makers in the world, Bodega Gonzalez Byass, makers of Tio Pepe. Internationally… read more of “Noordam’s…”
HAL guest Sergio Ferreira shared with us these great photos of Noordam at Dubrovnik, Croatia.
HAL guest Sergio Ferreira shared with us this note and photos of Noordam at Funchal, Madeira. Thanks Sergio! Last year I sailed on Noordam throughout the Greek Islands and I must say that I love this ship! These two pictures were taken in my town of Funchal, Madeira. I hope you all enjoy them. Best… read more of “Postcards from…”