Here are a few pictures of the work going on in the main dining room. It has changed quite a bit in such a short period of time. As you can see, the glass railings and tables on the top dining room level have been installed. The workers here at the yard have also been… read more of “More Nieuw…”
Both Rob Matthew, Nieuw Amsterdam’s 3rd engineer, and Mary Moore, blog contributor at the yard, sent photos of the progress of the Show Lounge. It’s coming along nicely! Yesterday the yard was installing the chairs in the Show Lounge. I think after he finishes installing the other 100+ chairs he will need to use one!… read more of “Nieuw Amsterdam…”
Reason to Sail #59: Shoot some hoops at the basketball court on deck.
Reason to Sail #60: Buy a Holland America souvenir at the gift shop.
The chief housekeeper, Tetet Prihatnoko, is inspecting a cabin. He is making sure that the quality of the cabin is at the highest standard for all our guests. Tetet has worked for Holland America for 20 years, and he has been involved with the new builds in Italy since the Zuiderdam (2002). He is a… read more of “Nieuw Amsterdam…”
Reason to Sail #61: Unleash your inner strength with a yoga class.
On April 30, the owner-supplied TV dome was lifted on board.
Reason to Sail #62: Relax on your verandah and enjoy the fresh ocean breeze.