The holidays are a time of giving, and while giving is part of the corporate culture at Holland America Line year-round, this time of year presents extra opportunities to spread a little cheer to those in need.
When guests embark on a South America cruise with Holland America Line, “On Location” features extensive programming that brings the culture, history and cuisine of the continent onboard.
Miraculous things can happen at any time. Some call it fate, others destiny. Sometimes it’s just being in the right place at the right time. With Holland America Line’s history spanning more than 140 years, it’s inevitable that many of our guests experience these encounters onboard. These wonderful stories below tell the tales of four… read more of “Chance Encounters…”
Come October, there will be a new ship exploring South America. Along with ms Maasdam and ms Prinsendam (who will do longer cruises), ms Zaandam will head south and spend the season rounding Cape Horn at the tip of the continent and traveling to Antarctica. The ship wraps up the season with a monthlong repositioning… read more of “Zaandam Heads to…”
This week we’re celebrating South America, one of the most exciting, culturally rich and captivating continents. For travelers looking for once-in-a-lifetime experiences, bucket-list adventures and beauty that is beyond a photographer’s wildest dreams, South America has it all. Here are seven of South America’s natural wonders to hopefully entice you to join us on ms… read more of “South America: A…”
Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, sailed aboard Prinsendam and shared her vacation experience. This is her farewell post. There’s something very special about the Prinsendam, something very special indeed. She’s extremely elegant, spacious for a small ship, beautifully appointed, extremely passenger-friendly, and may I dare say, cute? But most… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, recently cruised aboard Prinsendam and let us join in on her vacation. Our last port was Rosyth on a very windy and cool day, a day which convinced us not to brave the Scotland of Edinburgh, with its Festival, Fringe Festival, Tattoo and school… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, recently was aboard Prinsendam and let us join in on her vacation. This wonderful town of 18,000 – a metropolis compared with our last port where it was a challenge to peg the population at even 3,000 – is the capital of the north… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”