When Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam sets sail in April 2016, Captain Emiel de Vries will be in command.
The Last Frontier. The Great Land. The Land of the Midnight Sun. Whatever you call it, Alaska is a state of extreme beauty with once-in-a-lifetime adventures waiting around every corner. From colossal glaciers that calf right in front of your eyes to adorable puppies being groomed to become the next generation of champion sled dogs… read more of “Alaska Invasion!…”
Holland America Line’s Sip & Savor cruises are underway and have been a very popular addition to the voyages. If you like to dine on regional cuisine created by an acclaimed local chef, learn more about the fine art of wine from a renowned winemaker and attend a beer tasting by a local brew house,… read more of “All Aboard for Sip…”
Holland America Line loves to communicate with cruisers, and social media continues to offer guests unparalleled access to sharing memories, photos, and feedback. Since its inception nearly a decade ago, Twitter has become a household name. However, despite the fact that the popular social media site has over 288 million active users, for many it… read more of “Twitter 101: Share…”
This Sunday is Mother’s Day in many countries around the world, and it’s a day when families come together to celebrate mom. But in more ways than one, moms are honored all year by their families and loved ones. Many times that celebration comes in the form of travel, and there’s no better way to… read more of “Every Day is…”
A cruise to South America is full of culture, history and exotic flavors. It’s the ideal adventure for travelers who like new experiences, beautiful scenery, varying climates, bustling cities and quaint villages. On longer cruises such as the upcoming 2016 67-day Grand South America & Antarctica Voyage, guests have even more opportunities to experience the ports with… read more of “Evening Tours…”
On Thursday, April 30, the 2015 Grand World Voyage came to end at Fort Lauderdale, Fla. After spending 114 days onboard, traveling the globe and making life-long friends, it will be hard for guests to go back to making their own beds and cooking dinner! Along the journey, we followed the adventures of Jeff Farschman,… read more of “Lookbook: 2015…”
Holland America Line’s ms Westerdam arrives at the Port of Seattle Saturday, May 2, 2015, marking the start of the city’s summertime Alaska homeport cruise season.