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2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Winemaker Cruises Welcome Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Winemaker Cruises Welcome Chateau Ste. Michelle Experts

Holland America Line’s 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises showcase the talents of the members of our Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker partners. The culinary cruises were already revealed, and now it’s time for the Winemaker Cruises. The spotlight is on wine — and its fascinating journey from vine…   read more of “2019 Food &…”

EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Akaroa, Wellington and Port Chalmers

EXC In-Depth Field Notes: Akaroa, Wellington and Port Chalmers

Our EXC In-Depth Voyage is finally in New Zealand, and our guests are exploring the gorgeous North and South Islands. EXC In-Depth Onboard Naturalist/Zodiac Driver Kristy King sent some Field Notes from Akaroa, Wellington and Port Chalmers. Enjoy this installment, and stay tuned as the ship continues this amazing adventure to Tasmania and Australia. Akaroa,…   read more of “EXC In-Depth Field…”

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

Calling all foodies and aspiring chefs who want to cook like a pro at home! Following the success of the 2018 series, we’re thrilled to announce dates for our 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises that showcase the talents of the members of our Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker…   read more of “2019 Food &…”

Holland America Line Partners with Rolling Stone to Launch Rock Room Live Music Venue at Sea

Holland America Line Partners with Rolling Stone to Launch Rock Room Live Music Venue at Sea

Holland America Line is introducing Rolling Stone Rock Room, a new classic rock club developed in partnership with Rolling Stone, the world’s leading authority in music. Rolling Stone Rock Room lets cruisers step into a unique experience as a live band chronicles rock history as they kick out iconic hits by favorite rock stars. Rolling…   read more of “Holland America…”

Extend Your ‘Endless Summer’ With a Visit to Holland America Line’s Private Island Paradise

Extend Your ‘Endless Summer’ With a Visit to Holland America Line’s Private Island Paradise

Half Moon Cay, Holland America Line’s award-winning private island in the Bahamas, is the highest rated private island experience in the region, having been named Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Best Private Island for 17 consecutive years and Best Private Island in Travel Weekly’s Readers’ Choice Awards. While the Caribbean is full of tropical wonders, there’s nothing…   read more of “Extend Your…”

#WineTourismDay: Five Shore Excursions That Will Take You on a Journey of Worldly Wines

#WineTourismDay: Five Shore Excursions That Will Take You on a Journey of Worldly Wines

Are you a wine aficionado or simply a connoisseur of expanding your horizons? With the rise of wine’s popularity, Holland America Line continues to foster a love of wine among our guests with our BLEND experience where guests make their own blend of red wine, as well as through our partnership with our Wine Curator…   read more of “#WineTourismDay:…”

Cruise to the Far East with Immersive Explorations on Westerdam Throughout 2018-19

Cruise to the Far East with Immersive Explorations on Westerdam Throughout 2018-19

The mysteries of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line’s Westerdam when the ship embarks on its robust 2018 -19 season in Asia. From September 2018 through April 2019, the 1,916-guest Westerdam extensively explores China, Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam on cruises ranging from 10 to 31 days. Departing…   read more of “Cruise to the Far…”