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Celebrate the World of Art on a Holland America Line Cruise with Onboard Galleries, Rijksmuseum and EXC Tours

Celebrate the World of Art on a Holland America Line Cruise with Onboard Galleries, Rijksmuseum and EXC Tours

Today is International Artists Day, and Holland America Line has a lot to celebrate surrounding this day. From our incredible partnership with Rijksmuseum and our museum-focused EXC Tours to our new partnership with ArtLink and the thought-provoking art adorning our ships, art is at the heart of the Holland America Line experience ARTLINK Guests can…   read more of “Celebrate the World…”

Nieuw Amsterdam Donates to Athens Church

Nieuw Amsterdam Donates to Athens Church

A donation was organized on board Nieuw Amsterdam consisting of clothes donated by crew members. On August 27th, the donation was handed over to Mary Varra, port agent of Athens/Piraeus, Greece who accepted it on behalf of the local Agios Nikolaos Church. Jack Rebours is Nieuw Amsterdam’s human resources manager.

Cruise Diary: Athens, Greece

Cruise Diary: Athens, Greece

July 22, 2012 We were supposed to arrive at Piraeus, the port city closest to Athens, at 8:00 a.m., but we think it was actually closer to 6:00 a.m. The sound of the azipod thrusters (used to park the ship in the right berth) woke us up. Looking out of the window was like looking…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”