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Zaandam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,432
Crew Members:
615
Gross Tonnage:
61,396 grt
Length:
781 feet
Maximum Speed:
23 knots
Dedicated:
May 2000
Godmother:
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

Latest Post

Indonesian Crew Members Cast Their Ballots

Indonesian Crew Members Cast Their Ballots

Zaandam Crew Purser Myles Williams sent in these patriotic shots of the crew casting their absentee ballots for Indonesia’s parliamentary election day. The Indonesian elections are every five years, and this year they will be held April 9. All ballots must be mailed to the Vancouver consulate by this date. Fauzi Daud at Holland America…   read more of “Indonesian Crew…”

Recent Posts

Postcards from Crew Tours in Hawaii

Postcards from Crew Tours in Hawaii

Myles Williams, Zaandam’s crew purser, sent us some photos from various crew tours in Hawaii. The crew work extremely hard, so it’s nice to see that they are able to enjoy some down-time and experience the ports of call. The three-hour trip along the beautiful coast of Maui enabled crew to see whales, dolphins, tiger…   read more of “Postcards from Crew…”

Postcards from Hawaii

Postcards from Hawaii

Photographer Rick Duvall sent us these fabulous photos from his recent visit to Zaandam in Hawaii. Picture Perfect: Zaandam and a rainbow.

Holland America Takes Ship to Shelter Program to San Diego

A new program to help those in need kicked off along the Embarcadero on March 6, 2009. The Port of San Diego is participating with Holland America Line’s Ship to Shelter program, a philanthropic endeavor which donates items from cruise ships to homeless shelters. Items include pots, pans, plates, books, televisions, individual-sized lotion and shampoo….   read more of “Holland America…”