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Celebrating the Grand Opening of Our 99-Room Addition at McKinley Chalet Resort in Alaska

Celebrating the Grand Opening of Our 99-Room Addition at McKinley Chalet Resort in Alaska

Holland America Line held a grand opening ceremony for its new luxury guest accommodations at McKinley Chalet Resort Friday, June 14. Officially dedicating the new Ridge View building that opened for the 2019 Alaska cruise season, the ribbon-cutting celebration was attended by Arnold Donald, Carnival Corporation and plc president and CEO; Stein Kruse, chief executive…   read more of “Celebrating the…”

Volcanoes, Fjords and Waterfalls, Oh My! Discover the Natural Wonders of the World on a Cruise

Volcanoes, Fjords and Waterfalls, Oh My! Discover the Natural Wonders of the World on a Cruise

The world is full of breathtaking natural wonders, from imposing glaciers to magical waterfalls. Some are best experienced from the deck of a cruise ship, while others can be explored on a memorable shore excursion. Here are five amazing tours that showcase beautiful and camera-worthy natural phenomenon around the globe. VOLCANOES: HAWAII The Hawaiian Islands…   read more of “Volcanoes, Fjords…”

Denali: On Land Before My Alaska Cruise

Denali: On Land Before My Alaska Cruise

Midnight check-in in Anchorage: The world is quiet, yet I’m filled with anticipation for the start of my Alaska Land+Sea Journey. All I want is a good night’s sleep, and I get that before I head downstairs for the bus to whisk me and the other Holland America Line guests away to meet the McKinley…   read more of “Denali: On Land…”

Cruise Diary: McKinley Explorer Train Delights Holland America Line Guests

Cruise Diary: McKinley Explorer Train Delights Holland America Line Guests

By Journalists Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher For many choosing an Alaska cruise, the word Denali is at the heart of their anticipation – us included. Much like boarding the Belmond Hiram Bingham luxury train to Machu Picchu, stepping aboard Holland America Line’s McKinley Explorer train from Anchorage to just outside Denali National Park…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Did You Know our Denali Square Complex Features Local Artists-in-Residence?

Did You Know our Denali Square Complex Features Local Artists-in-Residence?

Holland America Line fans know that a major highlight of our award-winning Alaska Land+Sea Journeys is overnighting at the wonderful McKinely Chalet Resort in the heart of Denali. With the opening of Denali Square, visitors can shop, dine on local fare, enjoy music and entertainment, or simply just relax by our cozy fire pits and…   read more of “Did You Know our…”

The Denali Square Complex is Open! Come Explore on an Alaska Land+Sea Journey

The Denali Square Complex is Open! Come Explore on an Alaska Land+Sea Journey

Guests on our award-winning Alaska Land+Sea Journeys can now experience new dining, entertainment and amenities at the Denali Square complex located in the heart of the company’s McKinley Chalet Resort at the gates of Denali National Park. To celebrate the grand opening, Holland America Line presented the Denali Borough School District with a $20,000 check…   read more of “The Denali Square…”

Explore the Breathtaking Beauty of Denali National Park on a Land+Sea Journey

Explore the Breathtaking Beauty of Denali National Park on a Land+Sea Journey

In anticipation of today’s grand opening of Denali Square at our McKinley Chalet Resort in Alaska, here is an article written for Holland America Line about glorious Denali National Park. If Denali is on your bucket list, or if you’ve been and yearn to return, check out our Land+Sea Journeys that feature this memorable part…   read more of “Explore the…”