To all of our readers and fans who celebrate, Happy Kwanzaa!
All of us at the Holland America Blog would like to wish our contributors and readers a happy and healthy holiday season. We’ll be back with fresh content Tuesday, Dec. 27. Merry Christmas to those who celebrate!
Our ship is beautifully decorated this year and the center piece is an impressive Christmas village made form gingerbread. Neil Veldgein Dsouza, our pastry chef, together with his team put their passion and talent into every detail of this tasty landscape. Enjoy the photos!
Anthony Garofalo is Zaandam’s human resources manager.
Hanukkah is here – a time for gatherings with family and friends, eight days of presents and great food! Here’s a delicious, modern take on a traditional favorite: Latkes with Sweet Carrot Puree. Enjoy! Latkes with Sweet Carrot Puree Yield: 8 servings Carrot puree is a colorful alternative to traditional applesauce. If you use a… read more of “Rudi’s…”
Kateryna Bannikova is Rotterdam’s human resources manager.
Isn’t it great that our company has doormen who play their instrument indicating that it is dinner time? With the holidays approaching, they are slowly altering their ‘everyday’ tune towards a more holiday-tune. Time to start practicing, the holidays are around the corner. Bert van Mackelenbergh is Statendam’s hotel manager.