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Exploring Lunenberg, Nova Scotia

Exploring Lunenberg, Nova Scotia

Lunenberg is billed as the prettiest town in Nova Scotia. It is indeed an artist’s palette of colors, Benjamin Moore would be proud. It’s a fishing town, of course, that used to be a boat building town, however the only boat being built now is a replica of the Bluenose, a sailing schooner. Once finished,…   read more of “Exploring…”

Zuiderdam Hosts Vancouver Symphony Fundraising Luncheon

Zuiderdam Hosts Vancouver Symphony Fundraising Luncheon

On June 16, ms Zuiderdam hosted a fundraising luncheon for the renowned Vancouver Symphony. More than 200 guests enjoyed the performance by Maestro Bramwell Tovey, and everyone raved about the luncheon and the ship’s staff. Lori Janson Community Relations, Vancouver, BC Holland America Line

Maine Lobster Feast

Maine Lobster Feast

Thanks to HAL guest Ed Vellis for sending in this great photo taken in Bar Harbor. Everyone loves lobster, especially in Bar Harbor, Maine! — Ed Vellis

Maasdam’s Departure from Montreal

Maasdam’s Departure from Montreal

Special thanks to past HAL guest Alexander Kandic for sending in this post and great photos of Maasdam leaving the port in Montreal. Knowing that the lovely ms Maasdam was docked in old Montreal and due to sail at 5:00 pm Saturday May 26, 2012, I decided to head down to the cruise port area…   read more of “Maasdam’s…”

Beauty in Mahone Bay

Beauty in Mahone Bay

Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, is a stop along the way to Lunenberg where we had too short a stay. The town is full of beautiful architecture, gorgeous shopping boutiques, a lovely waterfront and a slew of 19th century churches. It really pays to get out of the port city, nice as it may be, because…   read more of “Beauty in Mahone…”