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Noordam

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

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Postcards from Santorini

Postcards from Santorini

Noordam at one of my favorite ports of call, Santorini. The beauty of this port just amazes me every time we are there! My favorite sight is to see my home away from home, the Noordam, from the top of Thera. Janine Caratozzolo is Noordam’s crew purser

Recent Posts

Making a New Friend in Tunisia

Making a New Friend in Tunisia

Nordam’s Hotel Manager, Marco, sent in these fun pictures and note while in Tunisia. Brand new Guest Relations Supervisor Margit Fiedler made a new friend in La Goulette, Tunisia and even went for a ride. Margit just joined the Holland America family on June 28 after working for 10 years for Four Seasons hotels. She…   read more of “Making a New Friend…”

Postcards from Dubrovnik

Postcards from Dubrovnik

Noordam’s Hotel Manager sent in this perfectly positioned photo. Recently the Noordam anchored off the old town of Dubrovnik, Croatia. Now a popular cruise ship destination where foreign vessels are welcomed with open arms, this wasn’t always the case in days gone by and approaching Dubrovnik by sea could be quite hazardous as the picture…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Indonesian Dishes Spice Up Noordam Buffet

Indonesian Dishes Spice Up Noordam Buffet

Noordam’s crew purser sent us these fun photos from a recent Indonesian themed buffet. During Noordam’s eight-day crossing to Europe, the crew entertained guests with different events. Pictured is an Indonesian buffet at the Lido midship pool, complete with Indonesian decorations, singers and dancers.

A Waiter Becomes A Hero

A Waiter Becomes A Hero

Annemarie, crew purser aboard Noordam, sent us this amazing story about a life-saving event that took place on board. Muhammad Wardi, dining room steward, learned the life-saving Heimlich maneuver nine years ago during his first contract on the Statendam. He never had to use it until now. As he was working in the dining room,…   read more of “A Waiter Becomes A…”

The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

In a rare sighting, three of Holland America Line’s ships were alongside together at San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jan. 2, 2008, making for a wonderful photo opportunity. From left: Zuiderdam, Noordam and Westerdam.

Noordam Crew Enjoy a Wine Tasting

Noordam Crew Enjoy a Wine Tasting

Cellar master Jay Lico and his wine attendants held a wine tasting for the crew of the Noordam. The crew enjoyed a real treat while the attendants were able to practice their training. Holland America Line offers a variety of wine tastings for guests on each cruise. In this case, the attendants presented two white…   read more of “Noordam Crew Enjoy…”