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Why Specialty Dining is An Exceptional Value

Why Specialty Dining is An Exceptional Value

From gourmet Dive-In burgers and made-to-order New York Pizza to extensive options in the Dining Room and Lido Market, Holland America Line has long been recognized for its amazingly delicious cuisine that’s included in your cruise fare. But what also makes a Holland America Line cruise even more exceptional is the wide range of specialty…   read more of “Why Specialty…”

Rudi’s Recipes: Sel de Mer’s Salt Crusted Branzino with Tarragon Beurre Fondu

Rudi’s Recipes: Sel de Mer’s Salt Crusted Branzino with Tarragon Beurre Fondu

Holland America Line cruises offer many enriching activities, and among the favorites are the cooking demos in the Culinary Arts Center. Guests have the opportunity to watch visiting celebrity chefs or the ship’s own experts prepare and execute delicious dishes. At the end of each demo, attendees get to leave with their own recipe card…   read more of “Rudi’s…”

Recipes: Chef Natacha Gomez Brings Caribbean Flavors to Amsterdam Guests

Recipes: Chef Natacha Gomez Brings Caribbean Flavors to Amsterdam Guests

Guest favorite Chef Natacha Gomez, better known as “Chef T,” was back on Amsterdam for the October 11 cruise, and while she was onboard she showed off her culinary skills during her popular cooking demonstrations. Known for her delicious Caribbean dishes, we wanted to share some of her recipes so you can cook like Chef…   read more of “Recipes: Chef…”

Transatlantic Cruises Offer Perfect Combination of Unique Ports & Relaxing Sea Days

Transatlantic Cruises Offer Perfect Combination of Unique Ports & Relaxing Sea Days

Winter is coming, and just not in Westeros (for all you Game of Thrones fans!). That means the Caribbean is heating up to usher in warmer weather for those guests who are getting ready to face chilly temps and snow. Across the fleet Holland America Line ships are preparing to reposition from their summer homes…   read more of “Transatlantic…”

Partner Recipes: Sushi and Asian Dishes with Renowned Sushi Expert Andy Matsuda

Partner Recipes: Sushi and Asian Dishes with Renowned Sushi Expert Andy Matsuda

Holland America Line’s partner Sushi Chef Andy Matsuda recently cruised on Nieuw Amsterdam. During his time onboard, in addition to providing training to our chefs, Andy delighted guests with cooking demonstrations and a private class. Guests who participated in the personal lesson were in for a treat. After all, it’s not everyday you get to…   read more of “Partner Recipes:…”

Did You Know All of These Activities & Experiences Are Included in Your Cruise?

Did You Know All of These Activities & Experiences Are Included in Your Cruise?

Holland America Line guests are seekers, doers and wanderers. From trying new activities and learning new things to spending time doing a favorite hobby, we know our guests want to be enriched as well as inspired during their cruise. With that in mind, every day aboard a Holland America Line cruise brings a wealth of…   read more of “Did You Know All of…”

There’s Still Time to Sip & Savor with Guest Chefs & Mixologists in 2016

There’s Still Time to Sip & Savor with Guest Chefs & Mixologists in 2016

Holland America Line cruises are filled with many exciting activities, from diverse entertainment options to a comprehensive enrichment program. Included among the many amenities is the popular Culinary Arts Center presented by Food & Wine Magazine, which combines enrichment and entertainment. On every cruise, guests can pop by any one of our show kitchens at…   read more of “There’s Still…”