Reason to Sail #78: Sail from the beautiful port of Venice, Italy, on a 12-day cruise to Greece, Turkey and Croatia.
Reason to Sail #79: Learn the art of ice carving at a demonstration on deck by the pool.
Tim Lodder, Nieuw Amsterdam’s navigation officer, sent us some new photos of Nieuw Amsterdam. The ship is really starting to take shape.
The Greenhouse Spa is coming together nicely, but it’s not quite ready yet!
Reason to Sail #80: Enjoy spicy crab sushi nuggets, pork baby back ribs and other traditional pan-Asian culinary treats at Tamarind.
Reason to Sail #81: Purchase a beautiful pair of earrings at Merabella, our high-end jewelry boutique.
I took this photo of the newly installed Front Desk today. Martel Fursdon is Nieuw Amsterdam’s 2nd officer.
Reason to Sail #82: Watch the sunset while enjoying a pre-dinner cocktail in the Crow’s Nest.