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Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

This past weekend, Holland America Line employees — along with colleagues from sister-brands Seabourn and Princess — walked in the Seattle Pride Parade to show their support for Pride Month and the LGBT community. Holland America Line’s Koningsdam was a showstopper as it cruised along the route. The unusual sight was a replica helium balloon…   read more of “Holland America…”

O, The Oprah Magazine Programming Revealed for July 15 Share the Adventure Cruise

O, The Oprah Magazine Programming Revealed for July 15 Share the Adventure Cruise

Holland America Line’s upcoming Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska on July 15 aboard Eurodam will feature tips and advice from Emmy Award winner and O, The Oprah Magazine creative director Adam Glassman. The style guru will host a Love That! presentation sponsored by women’s clothing brand Chico’s that will reveal the latest trends during…   read more of “O, The Oprah…”

New Photos Show Off Westerdam’s Enhancements Including EXC and Rijksmuseum at Sea

New Photos Show Off Westerdam’s Enhancements Including EXC and Rijksmuseum at Sea

When Holland America Line’s ms Westerdam emerged from a 12-day dry dock at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Palermo, Italy, in late April, the ship debuted major renovations that added many new public spaces and amenities, including two firsts for the fleet: Explorations Central, or EXC, in the Crow’s Nest and Rijksmuseum at Sea. Westerdam also received…   read more of “New Photos Show Off…”

BBC Presenter, Filmmaker and Digital Specialist Added to July 8 BBC Earth Feature Cruise

BBC Presenter, Filmmaker and Digital Specialist Added to July 8 BBC Earth Feature Cruise

As part of Holland America Line’s exclusive partnership with BBC Earth, a selection of feature cruises are offered throughout the year that bring BBC Earth experts onboard to share their knowledge, expertise and adventures. These cruises allow guests to take a peek into what happens behind the scenes of BBC Earth’s groundbreaking documentaries by sailing…   read more of “BBC Presenter,…”

Seven New BLEND Winemaker Cruises on Koningsdam Feature Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Seven New BLEND Winemaker Cruises on Koningsdam Feature Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Calling all wine connoisseurs and those who simply delight in a good red, white or rosé! Holland America Line announced seven BLEND Winemaker Cruises featuring experts from our partner Chateau Ste. Michelle. On each of these special cruises aboard Koningsdam — home to our incredible BLEND experience where guests become winemakers — a different Chateau…   read more of “Seven New BLEND…”

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Elizabeth Strout to Kick Off O’s Onboard Book Club on July 15 Cruise

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Elizabeth Strout to Kick Off O’s Onboard Book Club on July 15 Cruise

Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine’s “Share the Adventure Cruise” is adding Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout and O, The Oprah Magazine books editor Leigh Haber to the list of visionaries and authorities who will be on board the July 15 sailing to Alaska. Guests aboard Eurodam will be able to join O’s…   read more of “Pulitzer…”

Moments That Make A Grand Voyage Grand: Amazing Days & Enchanted (Grand) Evenings

Moments That Make A Grand Voyage Grand: Amazing Days & Enchanted (Grand) Evenings

Guest Georgina Cruz recently completed her fourth Grand World Voyage and is sharing her experiences with the Holland America Blog. If Cole Porter had sailed on a World Cruise with Holland America the lyrics to his popular song might have read, “Night and day, the Amsterdam is the one!” During the ship’s Grand World Voyage,…   read more of “Moments That Make A…”