Special thanks to HAL’s Director Mariner Society Gerald Bernhoft for this post. It is well known that one of the signatures of Holland America Line is the amazing artwork collections aboard each ship. The collections average an astonishing $2 million per vessel. Antiques and commissioned artwork are strategically placed in various foyers and lounges from… read more of “Special Artwork: ss…”
Category: Activities & Entertainment
The ms Rotterdam culinary team would like to share some photos of the themed events in our La Fontaine dining room. Among others, the Arabian night, Indian night, and Black and Gold formal dinners took place during our 90-day voyage in Asia.
Guest Chef Zac Young recently sailed on Rotterdam as part of our Culinary Arts Center presented by Food & Wine magazine program. Chef Young is the pastry chef at David Burke Kitchen restaurant, owned by Culinary Council Member David Burke. During the voyage he was accompanied by Eric See, the former Pastry Chef at Salumi…. read more of “Recipe: Chef Zac…”
On Tuesday, April 16, we’re hosting #CruiseChat on Twitter! The topic is going to be “140 Years of Holland America Line,” so if you’re a fan of Holland America Line and like to tweet, join us at 11 a.m. Pacific/2 p.m. Eastern. If you’re not familiar with CruiseChat, it’s a weekly Twitter event dedicated to… read more of “Join us on Twitter…”
We recently traveled to the Eastern Caribbean on the ms Eurodam. We would like to once again thank the crew and the entertainers for making our experience such a nice one and also to say hello to the many lovely folks we met who were cruising with us too. Most especially, we would like to… read more of “Kudos for Eurodam…”
In celebration of our 140th Anniversary this month, we’re dedicating a post a day to the wonderful destinations and attributes that make a Holland America Line cruise so special. Today’s post is about: The Culinary Council The Holland America Line Culinary Council is an innovative team of top-name chefs from around the world assembled to… read more of “Celebrating 140…”
Here are some belated pictures of our Oriental dinner aboard Amsterdam.
Special thanks to Rotterdam’s Techspert John Robertsa who posted this on HAL’s Digital Workshop blog. Many Digital Workshop participants have told me how excited they are about the new People app in Windows 8 and how it can help someone to stay connected with their favorite social media services such as Facebook and Twitter. For… read more of “Ditigal Workshop:…”