Fall is in full swing, and if the cooling temperatures have you dreaming of balmy breezes and turquoise waters, then it’s time to pack your bags for the Caribbean. Holland America Line ships are starting to reposition from their summer homes, and when Nieuw Amsterdam arrives at Grand Turk in the Turks & Caicos Oct…. read more of “Best Snorkeling…”
Many cruises to the Caribbean are seven days, making them fabulous week-long vacations. Those itineraries tend to focus on one region, whether it be eastern, western or southern. Each area has beautiful islands to explore with plenty of time for fun, sun, sand and surf. But did you know that Holland America Line also offers… read more of “Cruising the…”
On a recent Noordam cruise guests were treated to a call at Ashdod, Israel, one of the more unique places that Holland America Line visits. Among the hundreds of ports on the line’s roster are dozens of off-the-beaten-path destinations and rarely visited locales. If you’re looking to take a cruise this fall or winter to… read more of “Jerusalem and Other…”
Our European season will soon come to an end, and our ships have been exploring the entire region this summer. We received some fun snapshots of our guests’ adventures and some scenic stunners that look like postcards. Did you have a great time on your European cruise with us? Send us some of your photos… read more of “Memories of…”
Special thanks to Noordam’s Techspert Krista who posted this on Hal’s Digital Workshop blog. If you follow tech news at all you might have heard of Windows 8.1. If you don’t, you might be thinking “what! They’re changing Windows AGAIN?” Well, hold on a second, because I think you’re going to like what you see… read more of “Digital Workshop:…”
Thanks to HAL guest Henny Versteeg for sending in these beautiful photos taken in Grand Turk, where Noordam and Nieuw Amsterdam were docked side by side.
Thanks, Andre Burtram, for this beautiful photo of ms Noordam at Monte Carlo.
Thanks to guest Noel Bell for sharing with us the video he made after his recent 11-day Ancient Mysteries Cruise aboard Noordam.