Bill Fletcher, Holland America Line’s director of Alaska sales, marketing and planning, recently participated in a Twitter chat with the United States Tour Operators Association and gave some insight into Holland America Line’s Alaska experiences. No one knows Alaska like Bill, who is a native, so enjoy learning more about what we offer in this… read more of “Q&A with Bill…”
Thanks to 3-Star Mariners Trygve and Joanna Anderson for sending us a couple of great pictures photos taken in Glacier Bay and Sitka, Alaska while on their cruise with HAL.
Thanks to guest Clarissa for sending in these incredible pictures from her Alaska cruise. We had a wonderful time a board of the Westerdam cruising to Alaska this past month. As a photographer enthusiast I was pleasantly surprised by the beauty and diversity of Alaska but mostly the high quality cruise experience my husband and… read more of “Postcards from…”
Today Oosterdam is at Sitka, Alaska, and the ship’s Security Officer John Pris was able to capture stunning Mount Edgecumbe up close and from a distance. From any angle it looks just breathtaking! Nice day in Sitka with Mount Edgecumbe, a 3,200-foot tall dormant stratovolcano, located on southern Kruzof Island.
Oosterdam called at Sitka, Alaska last week and I was able to get a few shots of the surroundings. Enjoy!
Special thanks to Cori Schauffler, HAL’s Personal Cruise Consultant, for sending in these great photos from the Sea Otter & Wildlife Quest shore excursion she took in Sitka, Alaska, while sailing with Oosterdam.
The Captain of our Sea Otter and Wildlife Quest boat, the St. Eugene, called today in Sitka, “epically magical!!” and he was right. We saw many, many animals and all the gorgeous color that Sitka hides away for the sun to unlock. More photos to come from a “real camera” once the downloads and photo… read more of “iPad iBlog:…”
Thanks to HAL’s Web Content Project Manager Randy Oblich who continues to send photos from his Oosterdam cruise. I hadn’t been to Sitka so was I looking forward to it most of all. We arrived on a cloudy but dry day and couldn’t wait to go on our Wilderness Sea Kayaking Adventure. We met our… read more of “Excursions Get the…”