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Photo Album Celebrating Grandparents Day and Family Cruising

Photo Album Celebrating Grandparents Day and Family Cruising

Sunday, Sept. 13, was #GrandparentsDay, and Holland America Line is all about multigenerational cruising. We asked our Facebook fans to share photos of cruising with their grandparents, or grandparents cruising with their grandchildren. The response was a beautiful collection of family memories and photos that we’re honored to share. Caption for the hero photo: “My…   read more of “Photo Album…”

Make Your Images Stand Out Like A Pro

Make Your Images Stand Out Like A Pro

It’s easy to put off organizing your vacation pictures, leaving you with the digital equivalent of undeveloped film and dusty photo bins. But with travel slowed and more time at home, now’s the perfect time to sort through your selfies and hard-fought family photos. To help make your images stand out like a pro, we…   read more of “Make Your Images…”

20 Songs That Bring B.B. King’s Blues Club Into Your Home

20 Songs That Bring B.B. King’s Blues Club Into Your Home

Evenings on board our ships are all about live music, and Holland America Line offers so many irresistible sounds – from Lincoln Center Stage and Rolling Stone Rock Room to Billboard Onboard and B.B. King Blue’s Club. Memorable performances from world-class musicians fill each journey with an unforgettable rhythm all its own. Guests can spend…   read more of “20 Songs That Bring…”

How To Make a Towel Animal Seal

How To Make a Towel Animal Seal

Every evening when guests retire to their staterooms, they find a fun creature waiting for them. Our popular towel animals are expertly made by our room stewards, and if you’re missing your towel animal now you can make a seal at home. Let us know how it goes in the comments! SUPPLIES: Two large towels…   read more of “How To Make a Towel…”

New Microsoft Studio Classes Challenge Guests to Get Creative

New Microsoft Studio Classes Challenge Guests to Get Creative

Holland America Line guests can learn how to make their cruise vacation more meaningful and memorable in the new fleetwide Microsoft Studio (formerly Digital Workshop) centers onboard. The state-of-the-art computer facility is the hub for free small-group courses taught by Microsoft-trained hosts using the latest technology. Designed for all levels of ability, sessions feature travel-centric…   read more of “New Microsoft…”

Club HAL and High Score! Update

Club HAL and High Score! Update

The Kid’s Club/Club HAL is not going away on Holland America Line. On Oosterdam only, we recently launched a new venue called High Score!, featuring a variety of popular arcade and table games. Regular hours during the day are for kids ages 7+ and family time is offered in the evening, with separate time slots….   read more of “Club HAL and High…”

Holland America Line Named Tops for Dining, Itineraries and Entertainment in 2019 Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards

Holland America Line Named Tops for Dining, Itineraries and Entertainment in 2019 Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards

Cruise Critic, the world’s largest cruise reviews site and online cruise community, announced the winners in its 2019 Editors’ Picks Awards in the United States and Australia. Holland America Line’s excellence was recognized in three categories: Best Dining and Best Itineraries in the United States and Best Entertainment in Australia. The Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks…   read more of “Holland America…”