Thanks to Human Resources Managers Julie and Annemarie for sending in photos of Veendam and Rotterdam’s 4th of July celebrations, respectively.
We would like to compliment this staff member who made our cruise last week to Norway with ms Rotterdam. The help from her and the other members of the front office was marvelous. Thank you all! — Family de Haan, Rotterdam
It was a bright sunny day when we boarded a motor coach from Flam, Norway. We embarked on an hour long, scenic journey through lush mountain valleys and past snowcapped peaks to the church at Borgund. While on the way, we passed through the longest road tunnel in the world, which is 15 miles long,… read more of “Exploring the…”
It sounds far away, but in reality January 2014 is right around the corner. Well, it certainly is if you’re planning on booking our 51-day Spice Route to Singapore Collectors’ Voyage on ms Rotterdam! Imagine visiting ports in Portugal, Spain, Malta, Turkey, Greece, Egypt, Oman, India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia. Not to mention… read more of “Spice Route to…”
Rotterdam‘s Hotel Director Jessica Schumann did well in her ultramarathon which was held last month. She finished the 45 mile (73KM) in 9:53:12 and ended as 27th in her age group. Here is a photo from Jessica during her brutal race – well done Jessica! As far as my race is concerned, that is scheduled… read more of “Hotel Director…”
Here are some beautiful shots of Geiranger Fjord, Norway. These were taken at 6:00 am as Rotterdam sailed into port.
Here is a shot from our soccer game in Bergen, Norway, against the Ventura P&O ship. Photo by Indra HR Clerk. Julie Seidel is Rotterdam’s human resources manager.
Here is Part 2 of blog contributor and HAL Mariner Fred Claessen’s video that shows all of the highlights from his “A Passage to the Far East” voyage on Rotterdam.