These photos are from our maiden call to New Plymouth. The local Maori from the Ngati Te Whiti tribe welcomed the Volendam to the area. Officers from the Volendam along with a number of guests attended the ceremony on Ngamotu Beach close to the port. It was a very special occasion as we are the… read more of “Volendam’s…”
Tag: Maiden call
Here are photos from the plaque exchange ceremony which took place on July 5 during Rotterdam’s maiden call at Southampton, United Kingdom.
Saturday, May 14, the Eurodam made her maiden call at Gibraltar, British Territory. The customary exchange of plaques took place in the Captain’s Corner – Crow’s Nest, where Captain Darin Bowland received an original blue engraved crystal plate and a beautiful crystal model of the famous “Rock.” The officials toured the Eurodam and afterwards enjoyed… read more of “Eurodam Makes…”
Here are more photos I took during the Ryndam’s first visit to Rotterdam. It was a wonderful day.
Hallo HALblog readers, Here is my video of ms Ryndam arriving at her homeport of Rotterdam on May 2. I hope you all enjoy it. Watch the video, there is a very short present on the end. Greetings from the homeport of Rotterdam, Ben van Zeijl Ben van Zeijl is a Holland America Line fan… read more of “Video:…”
Hallo HALblog readers, On May 2 the ms Ryndam made her maiden call to the homeport of Rotterdam. The ship is starting a series of cruises here from the homeport. I wanted to share some pictures of her arrival. Greetings from the homeport of Rotterdam, Ben van Zeijl
Today your Ryndam visited Rotterdam, the first of several calls which the vessel will make this summer to Rotterdam. It’s always great to have your ships in the home port. We live along the river so I was able to make a picture this Monday night of Ryndam outbound for Lisbon. Looking forward to our… read more of “More of Ryndam at…”
Today, May 2, very early in the morning (06.30 a.m.) the m.s. ‘Ryndam’ (III) arrived for the first time since her introduction in 1994 in her homeport of Rotterdam. The cruise vessel received the traditional welcome ceremony. The “Ryndam’ will visit Rotterdam 9 times this year. Next year the ship will visit her home port… read more of “Ryndam Makes Maiden…”