This photo was taken when Zuiderdam and Noordam were in Tortola, after a crew party for the two ships. The two girls are Shirley (right) and Andrea Korff, who was a future cruise consultant and then left the program to become a cruise director.
The Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) recently arranged for Toys ‘R’ Us to donate a pallet of toys and asked Zuiderdam to deliver them to Curaçao. The Zuiderdam Team gladly accepted and set out to create a once in a lifetime experience for 300 deserving children. The kids toured the ship, were treated to a… read more of “Zuiderdam’s…”
FCCs Arky and Shirley Nelson. We retired in 1996 and moved from Casper, Wyoming, to Sarasota, Florida. Arky had worked for power companies as a transmission dispatcher, (directed switching on high-voltage transmission lines). Shirley was a hotel manager. In 1999 Shirley became bored and took a part-time job with a liquidation company that opened seasonal… read more of “Meet Future Cruise…”
On a recent call in Curaçao hotel staff from Zuiderdam visited a local orphanage. The team was on a reconnaissance mission to gather more information to plan for a big event in conjunction with the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA). The orphans were very happy to meet the team and thanked them for visiting by… read more of “Zuiderdam Visits…”