A cruise to Hawaii has it all … beautiful ports of call, tropical weather, powdery beaches, lush scenery, exciting volcanoes overflowing with lava, culture, history and more. Not to mention those delicious fruity drinks! There truly is something for everyone on a cruise to this island chain-paradise. Guests can choose a Circle Hawaii itinerary beginning… read more of “Catch the Spirit of…”
Thanks to HAL guest Mira for sending in beautiful photos that were taken on various cruises with Zaandam, Veendam and Nieuw Amsterdam.
Guest Lynda Gavigan Halttunen and her husband Don sent us several great posts from their 30-day South Pacific cruise on Westerdam. Enjoy “cruising” with them! From sailing away from San Diego on April 6 we were on the sea for 6 days before docking in Honolulu. We enjoyed the sea days, for the most part…. read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Guest Sharon Johnson and her husband cruised again with HAL, this time on Zaandam’s 21-Day Collectors’ Voyage to Mexico and Hawaii. Sharon chronicled their cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! February 24, 2013: Today the Zaandam arrived early to Aloha Tower Cruise Terminal in Honolulu, Oahu. The ship was even cleared before 8… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Dr. Deborah Wheeler is a travel writer who was on board Zaandam and sent in posts from her cruise. We enjoyed seeing the big city of Honolulu, situated right in paradise. This is a unique city that offers a wide variety of services and activities in the midst of a tropical setting.
Here are two photos from Honolulu on Waikiki Beach. I got surfers too! Csaba Desvari is Oosterdam’s culinary operations manager.
This was taken during a luau in Honolulu, Hawaii. Quite an impressive site. Jonathan Bailey Safety, Environmental & Health Officer ms Rotterdam
While in Honolulu, I went swimming with wild dolphins. – Lynn Hardey, HAL Mariner — Holland America Line offers more than 4,000 shore excursions in destinations throughout the world. Recently been on a Holland America Line tour? Give other guests the benefit of your experience by reviewing your tours online. Simply log on to your… read more of “Swimming with the…”