Ryndam’s Youth Program Coordinator Kristy Berlin submitted this post: Ryndam’s Club HAL guests got a special engine control room tour for Halloween. Chief Engineer Marco invited Club HAL’s 3-12 year old to get a behind the scenes glimpse of the area. The kids and youth programming team had a blast which made it a very… read more of “Special Treat for…”
Eurodam’s Youth Program Coordinator Cassandra Harvey submitted this post: It was a Halloween night filled with surprises for the children sailing on the Eurodam. During the day, kids and tweens participated in themed games, decorated Halloween cookies in the Culinary Arts Center, and created their very own trick-or-treat bags. As the sun set on the… read more of “Eurodam’s…”
Ioana Cheregi is Zaandam’s human resources manager.
On October 31, the Statendam team kept guests rather busy with a lot of Halloween themed events. The day started with a pumpkin carving competition where 50 guests in various groups demonstrated their carving abilities. The carvings were displayed later that night at the entrance of the dining room…of course under supervision of some scary… read more of “Statendam’s…”
They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky. They’re all together ooky … the Prinsendam Family, proving once again that when it comes to work or fun, the Prinsendam family works equally hard. The crew of the Prinsendam got a jump on Halloween and even went the extra creepy mile with crew training in advance!… read more of “A Spooky Thriller…”
Today is Labor Day in the United States, and all the banks, government offices and most businesses are closed for the national holiday. Your blog team is taking a well-deserved break today as well, but we’ll be back tomorrow with more Holland America Line-related content.
On August 17, Maasdam’s Indonesian community celebrated the 65th Indonesian Independence Day. The festivities included the flag raising ceremony, various competitions and tournaments including everyone’s favorite tug of war, a sumptuous dinner and a crew party. These pictures are from the flag raising ceremony.