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Step Back in Time with These Top Shore EXCursions for the History Buff

Step Back in Time with These Top Shore EXCursions for the History Buff

“I travel to feel the ancient intangibles and hear the whispers of history.” – Elise Abeth. For some, wanderlust is driven by adventure or the arts, while others are passionate about discovering the rich history found in every corner of the globe. Whether it’s an ancient temple, citadel or library, Holland America Line offers an…   read more of “Step Back in Time…”

Take an Exclusive Tour of Rome’s Colosseum & Other Superstar Attractions on a 2018 ‘Signature Experience’

Take an Exclusive Tour of Rome’s Colosseum & Other Superstar Attractions on a 2018 ‘Signature Experience’

All of Holland America Line’s 2018 Europe sailings – from the Mediterranean and the fjords of Northern Europe to the Baltic and Transatlantic – are now open for booking. Celebrate the launch of our 2018 European cruise season with an exclusive and intimate pre-cruise Signature Experience! Guests traveling on a cruise departing from Rome can…   read more of “Take an Exclusive…”

From Rome to Rio: 8 Iconic Sights Around the World

From Rome to Rio: 8 Iconic Sights Around the World

From South America to Europe to Australia, Holland America Line’s ships cruise to some of the most breathtaking places around the world. Among these sights, however, there are some that we consider better than the rest, iconic. Defined as “widely known and acknowledged especially for distinctive excellence,” you can experience their excellence firsthand on your…   read more of “From Rome to Rio: 8…”

Touring the Great Capitals of Europe

Touring the Great Capitals of Europe

Holland America Line ships call at dozens of ports throughout Europe. From the smallest of Greek isles to the remotest of Norwegian towns, each itinerary is carefully crafted to feature lesser-visited calls, as well as visits to some of the most well-known and popular ports in the region. The names of certain cities go hand-in-hand…   read more of “Touring the Great…”

Favorite Photos Throughout Europe

Favorite Photos Throughout Europe

As “Europe Week” continues, we share guest Patricia’s post highlighting her favorite ports during her Eurodam vacation. She loved Tallinn and Helsinki. We also asked Facebook fans to share photos of their favorite ports, and we got a fabulous variety! What are your favorite port? Let us know in the comments below! I just completed…   read more of “Favorite Photos…”

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Rome’s Colosseum

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Rome’s Colosseum

Maasdam was docking in Civitavechia, Italy, so I took an early train to get to Rome. I got into Rome around 9 a.m. and I took a shot of the Colosseum, just a perfect morning to take a picture. I gde Suardhana Pinnacle Grill Waiter ms Maasdam