Holland America Line has announced relief support details for the Philippines in the wake of the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan. A pledge of $1 million or more from Holland America Line’s parent company Carnival Corporation & plc, along with the Miami HEAT basketball team, will support relief efforts in communities affected by the disaster. More… read more of “Join Us in Support…”
We are profoundly saddened by the news of the passing of Charlie Trotter, one of America’s greatest chefs and a founding member of the Holland America Line Culinary Council. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this difficult time. “Our relationship with Charlie went beyond being business colleagues,” said Stein Kruse,… read more of “In Memoriam: Chef…”
Holland America Line once again earned top honors with eight 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards from Porthole Cruise Magazine, one of the world’s leading consumer cruise travel publications. The awards include Best Alaska, Canada/New England and Central America Itineraries, Best Shore Excursions, Best Medical Facilities, Best Facilities for Physically Challenged Passengers, Best Private Island for Half… read more of “Holland America…”
Seattle, Wash., Oct. 2, 2013 — Holland America Line, through its subsidiary Holland America–Princess Alaska, has reached an agreement in principle to acquire the McKinley Chalets Hotel in Denali National Park from Aramark Sports and Entertainment Services.
Holland America Line’s ships might be leaving Europe for the season, but if a cruise vacation to Italy, Spain, France, Greece, Turkey, the Baltic or northern Europe is on your mind for next year, it’s never too early to begin planning for summer 2014. And with several homeports to depart from, there’s an exciting adventure… read more of “Homeports of Europe…”
Welcome to the new and improved Holland America Blog! You’ll notice that the look of the blog has changed quite a bit, but the same amazing content can still be found. The blog is organized in a similar manner to the old blog, but there are a few new bells and whistles. We now have… read more of “How to Navigate the…”
Blog fans, over the past couple of months you might have noticed a change with the blog. We’re doing less posts, but the posts are longer and more comprehensive, filled with exciting information that gives readers a better look at the total Holland America Line experience. We’re still using the wonderful photos and words from… read more of “A New Blog Look is…”
Congratulations to Lynn Narraway, the UK managing director of Holland America Line and Seabourn. She received the prestigious award of “Outstanding Contribution to the UK Cruise Industry” at the Cruise Lines International Association UK and Ireland Cruise Excellence Awards. Having held the post of UK managing director of Holland America Line for almost 15 years,… read more of “HAL’s Lynn…”