Enjoy these two photos that I took while ashore in the Caribbean.
Thanks to Andrew Barker, first officer on Ryndam, for this post. Another group of lifeboat assistants celebrate their course graduation aboard the Ryndam on March 15, 2013. The group was taught by Third Officer Martyn James and myself.
Here are some of the photos from Captain Consen’s last moments on board Statendam and debarking. We were blowing the horn in his honor and even the passing tug/cargo ships were blowing their horns too in honor of this great man and captain! Thanks to onboard photographer Lucille Boudoux for taking such great photos of… read more of “Captain…”
The guests enjoyed the best day and night views of Shanghai from the Volendam’s perfect docking location close to the centre of town. Shore Excursion Manager Kevin Farwell and assistant Judy Hu went out to discover the delights of the many varied items for sale at Shanghai’s outdoor antique market.
Below are some pictures of the front office team proudly displaying the Hawaiian spirit during a recent Hawaiian cruise.
To celebrate our upcoming 140th Anniversary, we’re launching a contest on Facebook that will award four fans a cruise for two on any Holland America Line sailing of up to 14 days in an ocean-view stateroom, subject to availability. To enter the sweepstakes, click on the “4 Corners of the World” image in the right… read more of “Win a HAL Cruise…”
Thanks to HAL fan Linda Vermeulen for sending in these snapshots of Eurodam docked at Aruba.
Below are some pictures from Manila on March 9 with all the families coming on board to visit Amsterdam during our call. As you can see, with over 1,500 visitors expected it was a busy but fantastic day for our crew. At the end of the day we were treated to a fireworks display, which… read more of “Busy Day at Manila,…”