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Rotterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,404
Crew Members:
600
Gross Tonnage:
61,849 grt
Length:
780 feet
Maximum Speed:
25 knots
Dedicated:
December 1997
Godmother:
HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

Latest Post

Exploring the Historic Borgund Stave Church

Exploring the Historic Borgund Stave Church

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…”

Recent Posts

Spice Route to Singapore in 2014

Spice Route to Singapore in 2014

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…”

Captivating Geiranger Fjord

Captivating Geiranger Fjord

Here are some beautiful shots of Geiranger Fjord, Norway. These were taken at 6:00 am as Rotterdam sailed into port.

Rotterdam Rockstars Play in Bergen, Norway

Rotterdam Rockstars Play in Bergen, Norway

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.

Video: Passage to the Far East, Part 2

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.

Rotterdam’s May Photo Contest Winner

Rotterdam’s May Photo Contest Winner

This cool photo of Rotterdam crew members was taken at the Port of Rotterdam, and it won the May crew photo contest! Jules Seidel is Rotterdam’s human resources manager.