Special thanks to A. Dony Suryonugroho, night auto officer aboard Zuiderdam, for submitting these photos from the ship’s recent Indonesian Independence Day celebration while in Ketchikan, Alaska.
Tag: Alaska & Yukon
Thanks to HAL’s Web Content Project Manager Randy Oblich who continues to send photos from his Oosterdam cruise. I hadn’t been to Sitka so was I looking forward to it most of all. We arrived on a cloudy but dry day and couldn’t wait to go on our Wilderness Sea Kayaking Adventure. We met our… read more of “Excursions Get the…”
Thanks to Steve from Simi Valley, CA for sending in these great excursion pictures from his Alaska cruise on Oosterdam last year. For many more pictures, Steve detailed his trip on his travelogue website www.yellowstonecaz.com/alaska. Thanks Steve!
Here are more photos from Volendam’s rescue of 70 people who were on an Alaskan day boat tour that struck a rock Sunday, August 19.
Travel blogger Chris Owen recently sailed aboard Oosterdam throughout Alaska. He documented the experience at Chris Cruises, his personal travel blog. Enjoy! Every ship has its share of sour apples, be they passengers or crew. They are those people who choose to have a lousy time doing their jobs or “enjoying” their cruise no matter… read more of “Superstar Features…”
Thanks to HAL guest Carlette Sandridge for sending in these great shots from her Alaska cruise with Zaandam. We had a wonderful 10th anniversary cruise and renewal of vows on the Zaandam. The weather broke for us in Glacier Bay and we had a great whale watching adventure in Juneau. We went to the hydro-spa… read more of “Admiring the Sights…”
Special thanks to Oosterdam’s Manager Onboard Marketing Astrid van de Ven for sharing this fun post with our blog. On a beautiful day in Juneau, Alaska, we went on a Taku Glacier Lodge, Feast & Five Glacier Seaplane Discovery tour. Traveling in a floatplane seating eight passengers, all window seats, we enjoyed a 25-minute narrated… read more of “Exploring…”
Kudos to Volendam’s ship officers and crew along with the U.S. Coast Guard, the National Park Service and other good samaritans who assisted in the rescue of approximately 70 people who were on an Alaskan day boat tour that struck a rock Sunday, August 19. The ship lowered a tender, which collected 69 tourists and… read more of “Volendam Rescues 70…”