What is travel’s higher purpose? Why do we do it? Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford addressed these questions and more during his thought-provoking and moving speech at Koningsdam’s dedication ceremony in Rotterdam in April. Holland America Line captured the words on video so everyone could hear his thoughts: “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry,… read more of “Video: What is…”
Five of the world’s leading travel social influencers recently cruised the Caribbean on Eurodam and had a fantastic time. Their itinerary called at Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Philipsburg, St. Maarten; and Half Moon Cay, our private oasis in the Bahamas. We invited Dave’s Travel Corner, Getting Stamped, Healthy Voyager, Never… read more of “Top Social Media…”
In anticipation of the launch of ms Koningsdam, Holland America Line is debuting a series of short videos called “Countdown to Koningsdam” that will provide construction updates as the ship nears completion. Hosted by Johnathan Rogers, Koningsdam’s inaugural cruise director, each video features one of the ship’s principal officers or a Holland America Line executive… read more of “‘Countdown to…”
If you want to tick off a “must-do” travel experience, take an Alaska cruise that features scenic cruising in Glacier Bay.
As highlighted in the above video, Holland America Line’s seven-day eastern Caribbean cruises feature the gorgeous port of San Juan, Puerto Rico, in addition to Grand Turk, St. Maarten and Half Moon Cay. Puerto Rico is the largest island that the ships visit on this exciting itinerary. Rich in history and culture, it is always… read more of “Port Highlight: San…”
Guests looking for something unique and special will discover rare and elegant jewelry, timepieces and original works of art created by selected designers at Holland America Line’s Merabella Luxury Boutique. Watch the video and learn more about this personalized shopping experience, including how Le Vian® jewelers designs and creates its stunning pieces as told by… read more of “Video: Welcome to…”
In Canada & New England, the “On Location” program is in full swing. This new enrichment experience offers onboard classes and demonstrations by local artists and professionals that allow guests to familiarize themselves with the cultures they’ll be visiting around the world. On cruises that explore Canada & New England, “On Location” guides present lectures… read more of “On Location:…”
My wife & I enjoyed enjoy celebrating our 34th Anniversary aboard the ms Zaandam in Alaska. It was a excellent trip, lots to see, people to meet on board. The crew on board were great! Many pictures and videos where taken by us. Weather wise, it was great, only a couple days of rain! Hope… read more of “Video: Who’s…”