Volendam’s Hotel Manager Robert Versteeg sent us these wonderful photos of Komodo dragons. The ship called at Komodo Island this week. More than 800 guests and crew visited Komodo Island on guided tours by the park rangers. The dragons were well behaved, as they received an early morning snack of goats and chickens from the… read more of “Postcards from…”
Hi Roland, Please find enclosed a photo taken Friday 27 February 2009 of May DeLory feeding a friendly goat in Tasmania at Gunns Plains Cave.There are many dairy farms producing high quality cheese in the Gunns Plains area. My daughter took the photo of me and a very friendly goat seconds before our tour guide… read more of “That Tasmanian Goat…”
Volendam’s Stage Manager Aaron Stone sent us these pretty photos taken during a recent sail-away from Sydney, Australia, where you can see the famous opera house silhouetted against the setting sun. The ship is set to reposition to Asia after sailing several cruises around Australia and New Zealand.
My name is Melanie Berger and I recently took these pictures aboard the ms Volendam when cruising the Milford Sound in New Zealand. I work for shore excursions and I was lucky to participate in an overland tour from Milford Sound to Dunedin. The view of the beautiful ship with the Mitre Peak in the… read more of “Postcards from…”
Volendam recently called at Tauranga and Christchurch, New Zealand. These wonderful photos were sent to us by Aaron Stone, the ship’s stage manager and lighting technician. Tauranga:
This just in from Down Under: Hi Roland, Here in Melbourne, Australia, it has been a very busy cruise season and so wonderful to see so many HAL ships in. These pics show the Amsterdam, Rotterdam & Volendam in port recently. Love to see the Prinsendam here again soon. Our desire is to sail on… read more of “Postcards from…”
After hosting local children from Apia, Captain Bos received this letter: On behalf of our students and teachers of Peace Chapel Christian School you allowed to visit your magnificent ship ‘Volendam’ while in Apia, Samoa, recently, I want to thank you (and the crew) for the incredible time we had. None of us had ever… read more of “Samoans Thank…”