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Looking to Get Away This Winter? Holland America’s Caribbean Cruises Are Calling

Looking to Get Away This Winter? Holland America’s Caribbean Cruises Are Calling

If you’re looking for a warm winter getaway, a Holland America Line Caribbean cruise is exactly what you need. The line’s elegant ships let guests experience the Caribbean in absolute comfort and style, sailing to some of the region’s most popular islands as well as some off-the-beaten-path jewels. The Caribbean features something for everyone. For…   read more of “Looking to Get Away…”

Giddy Up For These Exciting Equestrian Shore Excursions Around the World

Giddy Up For These Exciting Equestrian Shore Excursions Around the World

Call all horse-lovers and those who just seek an adventure! Saddle up for a gallop across the globe! From the warm beaches of the Caribbean to breathtaking mountains of Iceland, Holland America Line offers many shore excursions for cruisers to go horseback riding. Whether you’re a cowboy, cowgirl or just someone looking for a little…   read more of “Giddy Up For These…”

Lookbook: Favorite Blogging Cruisers Set Sail on the Grand World Voyage Again!

Lookbook: Favorite Blogging Cruisers Set Sail on the Grand World Voyage Again!

Amsterdam’s 2016 Grand World Voyage set sail from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Jan. 5. on a 115-day adventure with some of our favorite guest bloggers onboard. Jeff Farschman, President’s Club member and World Adventure blogger, is back for his 10th Grand World Voyage, and he’s joined by familiar names like Jan and Dick Yetke and Gary…   read more of “Lookbook: Favorite…”

Koningsdam’s Dishes to Feature Flavorful Koppert Cress Microgreens

Koningsdam’s Dishes to Feature Flavorful Koppert Cress Microgreens

Microgreens are a hot culinary trend, adding incredible flavors like licorice, lemon, cucumber, Dijon mustard and wasabi to complement already tasty dishes. Holland America Line is partnering with award-winning microgreen specialist Koppert Cress to grow fresh ingredients onboard the line’s new cruise ship, Koningsdam. The Koppert Cress partnership will enable guests to indulge in fresh…   read more of “Koningsdam’s…”

HAL Cruisers Raise $4.7 Million on 5K Walks to Support Global Cancer Research

HAL Cruisers Raise $4.7 Million on 5K Walks to Support Global Cancer Research

In honor of World Cancer Day today, Feb. 4, Holland America Line is proud to announce that to date cruise guests and employees of the company have raised more than $4.7 million for cancer support through “On Deck” programming. The current On Deck for a Cause program benefits six international cancer organizations located in the…   read more of “HAL Cruisers Raise…”

Eureka! Win a Gold Nugget in Holland America’s ‘Find Your Gold’ Sweeps

Eureka! Win a Gold Nugget in Holland America’s ‘Find Your Gold’ Sweeps

In honor of the 120th anniversary of the Klondike Gold Rush, Holland America Line is launching a “Find Your Gold” sweepstakes that will award five lucky winners an authentic gold nugget valued at approximately $1,000. As the only cruise line to offer Alaska and Yukon travel, the glistening golden treasure is the prefect representation of…   read more of “Eureka! Win a Gold…”

Koningsdam Lookbook: New Ship Photos of Public Rooms & Milestone Sea Trials

Koningsdam Lookbook: New Ship Photos of Public Rooms & Milestone Sea Trials

The countdown to Koningsdam‘s arrival is on, with only a couple of more months to go until Holland America Line takes delivery. The Pinnacle-class ship returned to Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard Saturday, Jan. 16, after successfully completing two sets of sea trials off the Italian coast. The line’s newest ship, that will debut in Venice in early…   read more of “Koningsdam…”

Book a Cruise and Receive Two Free Journeys Ashore at AFAR’s Favorite Ports

Book a Cruise and Receive Two Free Journeys Ashore at AFAR’s Favorite Ports

Holland America Line is sweetening the deal for travelers who book select 2016 and 2017 cruises by Feb. 29, 2016. Guests who call at AFAR’s favorite ports in Asia, Australia/New Zealand and South America receive two free Journeys Ashore. Holland America Line is collaborating with experiential travel expert AFAR Media to help cruisers create more…   read more of “Book a Cruise and…”