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2021 Grand World Voyage Makes 49 Calls at More Than 20 Countries Over 128 Days

2021 Grand World Voyage Makes 49 Calls at More Than 20 Countries Over 128 Days

Holland America Line recently opened bookings for our 2021 Grand World Voyage aboard Amsterdam, and it’s a journey of cultural immersion like no other. Circling the globe for 128 days, the epic world cruise makes 49 calls in more than 20 countries, visits 35 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and features nine overnight visits and nine…   read more of “2021 Grand World…”

Step Back in Time with These Top Shore EXCursions for the History Buff

Step Back in Time with These Top Shore EXCursions for the History Buff

“I travel to feel the ancient intangibles and hear the whispers of history.” – Elise Abeth. For some, wanderlust is driven by adventure or the arts, while others are passionate about discovering the rich history found in every corner of the globe. Whether it’s an ancient temple, citadel or library, Holland America Line offers an…   read more of “Step Back in Time…”

Looking for the Ultimate Cruise? Check out the 111-Day 2017 Grand World Voyage

Looking for the Ultimate Cruise? Check out the 111-Day 2017 Grand World Voyage

Imagine circling the globe, literally, in pampered comfort for more than three months. In 2017, Amsterdam sets off on its exciting Grand World Voyage that takes guests on the most memorable adventure possible. During the 111-day journey, 36 ports of call in 23 countries on five continents await, introducing a rainbow of cultures and customs…   read more of “Looking for the…”

Two Mariners Reveal Their Top 10 Favorite Grand World Voyage Ports

Two Mariners Reveal Their Top 10 Favorite Grand World Voyage Ports

During the 2015 Grand World Voyage we closely followed the epic adventures of Jeff Farschman, President’s Club member and “World Adventure” blogger, as well as Cruise Critic members John and Diane. All three had extraordinary experiences, many of them together, while circling the globe, visiting more than 25 ports in 45 countries across six continents….   read more of “Two Mariners Reveal…”

Rotterdam’s Crew Explore Petra

Rotterdam’s Crew Explore Petra

Here are some great photos from when Rotterdam’s crew visited the ancient ruins of Petra, located in Jordan. P.L. Kaham is Rotterdam’s human resources manager.

Postcards From Petra

Postcards From Petra

These are a few shots of Petra in Jordan, one of the must-see places in the world.

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Petra from Above

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Petra from Above

This is a photo I took before we get to Petra in Jordan. Our guide was very kind to stop at the top of the hills for us to take these beautiful photos. It’s a dream come true to visit Petra. I have read a lot about it and have seen it on TV (National…   read more of “Explorer’s…”