Just when I thought I had seen all there was to see in Europe, just as I had started to become jaded to the beauty and wonder of this ancient place, something quite unexpected and altogether wonderful happened. I discovered a marvel of modern technology. It was a normal morning in Civitavecchia and I was… read more of “A Wonder of…”
Here’s the second batch of photos from Will Stockert, Holland America Line’s manager of digital workshops, who sent us these wonderful photos submitted by HAL guests. Enjoy!
On August 2, Maasdam made her inaugural call at Southampton, England, where a plaque exchange ceremony took place. Jaime de Castro-van der Loo is Maasdam’s human resources manager.
Travel blogger Shanna Schultz is set to sail aboard a Eurodam cruise departing from Amsterdam on August 11. She will be documenting her sailing experience on her blog thereandbackagaintravel.com. Here is part of Shanna’s first pre-cruise entry. It is a good thing that I don’t believe everything that I read on the internet. If I… read more of “Travel Blogger…”
Here are some great photos of Ryndam leaving from Amsterdam on July, 22. Enjoy!
During Maasdam’s port of call in Southampton, 48 of Maasdam’s crewmembers got to enjoy a trip to Stonehenge. The great and ancient stone circle of Stonehenge is unique; an exceptional survival from a prehistoric culture. The monument evolved between 3000BC and 1600BC and is aligned with the rising and setting of the sun at the… read more of “Maasdam Crew Tour…”
Thanks to Will Stockert, Holland America Line’s manager of digital workshops, who sent us this latest batch of photos submitted by HAL guests. Enjoy!
Thanks to HAL guests Brian and Louise for sending in the following note and pictures from their July cruise aboard Prinsendam. On the Celtic Enchantment cruise, Prinsendam stopped in Foynes (county of Limerick), Ireland. The village of about 600 inhabitants had never seen such a large cruise ship before and everyone came out to witness… read more of “Prinsendam Gets a…”