Entrance to the spotless garbage room on the Volendam where they even “recycled” garbage into Christmas ornaments. These guys were rightfully as a team chosen as employees of the month in September 2010. Team work matters here.
This year I decided to do something special for the Zaandam crew, so I purchased over 60 pounds of chocolate and packed it into 600 cute Christmas presents. The packages were placed on their pillows on Christmas day so everyone could enjoy a nice selection of chocolates. Ioana Cheregi is Zaandam’s human resources manager.
Merry Christmas from everyone on board the Volendam! Anne Marie is Volendam’s human resources manager.
The Eurodam Christmas choir took center stage on Christmas Eve with talented crew members comprising the Filipino, Indonesian and International choirs. The Filipino and Indonesian choirs each sang songs in their native language and were also uniquely dressed in traditional costumes, while the International choir was elegantly dressed in formal attire. Cruise director Jason Venner… read more of “Christmas Carols…”
Here are pictures of the wonderful food displays prepared by Veendam’s talented culinary team.
The hardworking crew members on board the Eurodam were treated to a special Christmas Eve dinner in the crew mess, served up by many of the officers and staff. The mess was festively decorated with a holiday greeting banner, Christmas themed napkins, table linens, and cheerful Christmas music playing in the background. Tasty dishes were… read more of “Eurodam…”
Santa stopped by the Oosterdam to drop off special Christmas presents just for the crew. Captain Jeroen Baijens and his staff officers personally wished holiday greetings to all the crew members and presented them with Ocean Phone Cards to call their families. The Christmas spirit touched everyone’s hearts today and the crew shouted out with… read more of “Christmas Comes…”