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Prinsendam

Prinsendam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
835
Crew Members:
470
Gross Tonnage:
37,983 grt
Length:
669 feet
Maximum Speed:
22 knots
Dedicated:
June 2002
Godmother:
Rose Abello, Eva Andresen and Linda Ehlenberger

Latest Post

Digital Workshop: Caring for Your Touchscreen PC

Digital Workshop: Caring for Your Touchscreen PC

Holland America Line has a wide array of enriching activities onboard, and among the most popular are the Digital Workshops powered by Windows. The popular complimentary workshops, led by Microsoft-trained “techsperts” on all 15 ships in the fleet, teach guests with varying levels of computer and camera experience how to take better vacation photos, make…   read more of “Digital Workshop:…”

Recent Posts

Cruise Diary: Falling in Love With Reykjavik

Cruise Diary: Falling in Love With Reykjavik

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation. I may just have uncovered my newest favouritest port, and that is Reykjavik. From the moment we stepped off the ship into the visitor’s centre at the wharf, I knew I was…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: If I can spell it, I can write about it— Ísafjörður

Cruise Diary: If I can spell it, I can write about it— Ísafjörður

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation. A magnificent crystal clear, blue sky, warm summer’s day awaited us in our next port, Ísafjörður. A small community of about 2,600 residents, Ísafjörður is tucked away in the northern part of…   read more of “Cruise Diary: If I…”

Cruise Diary: Cruising with Kids

Cruise Diary: Cruising with Kids

Award-winning author and writer Jeanette Hurt was cruising the Baltic on Prinsendam with her entire family to watch her parents renew their vows. Enjoy her farewell words and her husband (and professional photographer) Kyle Edwards’ photos. You can also follow her on Twitter @JHurtAuthor or www.jeanettehurt.com. A lot of people told us we were crazy…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Long Day’s Journey Into Day – Almost the North Pole

Cruise Diary: Long Day’s Journey Into Day – Almost the North Pole

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation. Land of the Midnight Sun For the last few days, we’ve had no sunrises nor any sunsets – that line in our daily weather information is blank. Daylight is our constant companion….   read more of “Cruise Diary: Long…”

Cruise Diary: A Town Called Longbearyen

Cruise Diary: A Town Called Longbearyen

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation. Forty nationalities call this town of approximately 2,000 home (Longbearyen and Barentsburg have a total combined population of 2,400). The northernmost town in the world, a town so far north that the…   read more of “Cruise Diary: A…”

Cruise Diary: Flam

Cruise Diary: Flam

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation. Flam reminds me of twee tourist towns or swish ski resorts — lovely to look out, shops geared to tourists and one main attraction. It’s a pretty little settlement to see, and…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Klaipeda

Cruise Diary: Klaipeda

Wendy R. London, HAL Mariner and corporate affairs manager/founder of CruiseBubble.com, is aboard Prinsendam and is letting us join in on her vacation.This post was missed and it’s too good not to share! Anticipation was high as I knew we would cruise into Lithuania, totally not knowing what to expect. So, indeed, we docked at…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”