Mike Faust, editor of Cruise Currents, recently sailed on board Zuiderdam for a seven-night Alaska cruise and chronicled his trip for us. Have fun cruising with him on his journey! After a great couple of days at Cruise3Sixty, I’ve finally boarded the beautiful Zuiderdam in Vancouver, Canada. Embarkation was fairly easy and we were aboard… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Special thanks to Steve J. Garrod, webmaster for www.shipcafe.net, for sending in these beautiful photos of Statendam‘s sailaway from Vancouver. For Statendam’s sail away from Vancouver, BC on 14 July, 2013, I scaled the Lion’s Gate Bridge to get a bird’s eye view of her departure. She was seen peacefully docked at Canada Place before… read more of “A Lion’s Gate…”
Here is our sail away from Vancouver a few days ago. Csaba Desvari is Oosterdam’s culinary operations manager.
The Port of Vancouver had a plaque exchange yesterday morning to acknowledge our 140th birthday. Thanks to our partners at Vancouver for celebrating with us this important milestone. We received this nice note from Carmen Ortega, manager, business development, for Port Metro Vancouver: Port Metro Vancouver and Holland America Line have a relationship that spans… read more of “Celebrating 140…”
Thanks to HAL guest Regina for sending in this beautiful photo that was taken on board Zuiderdam. Here is a shot from Zuiderdam as we were departing Vancouver, northbound to Alaska. The Alaskan weather was “variable”, to say the least! — Regina
Special thanks to Thomas Hollembaek from HAL’s Direct Sales department for submitting this post. I took the one day cruise from Seattle to Vancouver aboard the Oosterdam on September 30, 2012. What a great trip! The weather was awesome, people from Seattle know what I mean when I say that it was a classic “Seattle… read more of “Cruising from the…”
Special thanks to Peter Hoogenkamp for submitting this photo of Zuiderdam departing from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Special thanks to Ian Phares, a Quality Assurance Specialist with Holland America Line, for submitting these beautiful photos from his recent four-day ms Zuiderdam cruise from San Diego to Vancouver.