Holland America Line has developed a collection of “Legendary Journeys” that immerse our guests in different cultures, exotic locales and more of everything you love about travel. Slightly longer itineraries make it possible to delve deeper, learn something new and enjoy even more leisure time aboard our ships. A more relaxed schedule makes it easier… read more of “Legendary Journeys:…”
Are you a destination collector who likes to visit locales that are hard to access on a “regular” vacation? Maybe you’re seeking a bucket-list port or experience that is best visited by cruise ship? From the North Cape to Cape Horn, Holland America Line cruises circle the globe and call at some of the most… read more of “Holland America…”
Some came seeking the fountain of youth, some came looking for gold and some just wanted an adventure, but for whatever reason, South America has always been at the top of every explorer’s list. Now on Prinsendam, Holland America Line guests can set sail and explore the heart of South America, the Amazon River. During… read more of “Discover the Wild…”
South America is a continent of extremes. In the north is warm and tropical, while down south glaciers and fjords grace the landscapes. But no matter where we cruise in South America, it’s always an adventure. Full of culture and some of the world’s most amazing sights, every cruise to South America is filled with… read more of “10 Reasons Why You…”
Holland America Line cruises circle the globe visiting all seven continents. From the Arctic Circle to Antarctica, Alaska to Australia, the ships explore every major destination. While ports like Sydney, Australia; Venice, Italy; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are well-known cruise calls, did you know there are many destinations we visit that are “off the… read more of “Five Prinsendam…”
Travelers looking to see more of the South American ports beyond a tour that lasts only a few hours can embark on an overland journey or extended shore excursion that goes to places unreached by cruise ships.
South America is full of contrasts. From the piercing blue ice of Antarctica to the lush jungles of the Amazon, it’s a continent that truly has something for everyone.
On Maasdam’s 49-day Amazon cruise, we were fortunate enough to cross the equator on February 2. This naturally called for a King Neptune Ceremony. We found a number of lucky crew members, who had never crossed the equator before and invited them to the ceremony. We were also able to introduce our youngest “crew member,”… read more of “Newbie Crew Members…”