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ms Veendam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,350
Crew Members:
580
Gross Tonnage:
57,092 grt
Length:
719 feet
Maximum Speed:
22 knots
Dedicated:
January 1996
Godmother:
Actress Debbie Reynolds

Latest Post

A Great Canada/New England Cruise with Veendam

A Great Canada/New England Cruise with Veendam

Thanks to HAL guest Patricia for sending in this post and great photos from her Canada/New England cruise with Veendam. We had a wonderful cruise on Veendam. Thanks to Ibrahim, Teghu, Sambas, Yimi, Haki and Isman for making our cruise so special. They were all so friendly & helpful. We hope we meet again.

Recent Posts

HAL Celebrates Fourth of July

HAL Celebrates Fourth of July

Thanks to Human Resources Managers Julie and Annemarie for sending in photos of Veendam and Rotterdam’s 4th of July celebrations, respectively.

Full Moon Over Veendam

Full Moon Over Veendam

While crew and passengers were heading for the beautiful city of Quebec, I turned around and took this picture of the moon. Ronald de Bloeme is Veendam’s safety, environmental and health officer.

Colorful Journeys with HAL

Colorful Journeys with HAL

Thanks to HAL guest Mira for sending in beautiful photos that were taken on various cruises with Zaandam, Veendam and Nieuw Amsterdam.

Digital Workshop: Must-Have Apps

Digital Workshop: Must-Have Apps

Special thanks to Veendam’s techspert Aiden who posted this on Hal’s Digital Workshop blog. Hello again, this is Aiden the Techspert checking in from Northeast Canada. Your Windows 8 machine comes preloaded with some great apps like Mail, Calendar, SkyDrive and Maps. Once you get familiar with these there are a few must-have apps. There…   read more of “Digital Workshop:…”

Guest Wins $75,000 Bingo Jackpot!

Guest Wins $75,000 Bingo Jackpot!

Talk about good luck! Congrats to Veendam guest Lori I. who recently won $75,000 during an onboard game of Bingo. If you’re a fan of the game, be sure to check the daily program when you get on board so you can check Bingo times and locations. If you win, send us your celebratory photo:…   read more of “Guest Wins $75,000…”

Digital Workshop: Stay Safe with Windows 8

Digital Workshop: Stay Safe with Windows 8

Special thanks to Veendam’s techspert Aiden who posted this on Hal’s Digital Workshop blog. Hello, this is Techspert Aiden writing to you from sunny Halifax, Nova Scotia. The first step in protecting any computer is to put a password on your device. With Windows 8 there are three different options to keep you safe. Below…   read more of “Digital Workshop:…”