Skip To Content
- Blog -
Topic Search

Category: Shore Excursions

World Wildlife Day: These Top 5 Tours Offer Incredible Animal Experiences

World Wildlife Day: These Top 5 Tours Offer Incredible Animal Experiences

March 3 is designated World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild fauna and flora. On any Holland America Line cruise, shore excursions showcase regional wildlife and flora in a variety of ways. From a natural encounter in the wild to visiting a sanctuary for rescued animals, guests seeking interactions can…   read more of “World Wildlife Day:…”

Half Moon Cay Wins Best Private Island for 20th Year in Porthole Cruise Magazine 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards

Half Moon Cay Wins Best Private Island for 20th Year in Porthole Cruise Magazine 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards

Holland America Line took home four Porthole Cruise Magazine 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards in areas that covered everything from onboard dining to shoreside experiences. For the 20th year, readers of Porthole — one of the world’s leading consumer cruise travel publications — named Half Moon Cay as Best Private Island. Additional wins include Pinnacle Grill…   read more of “Half Moon Cay Wins…”

#GoToAnArtMuseumDay: Top 5 Tours to the World’s Finest Museums

#GoToAnArtMuseumDay: Top 5 Tours to the World’s Finest Museums

It’s National #GoToAnArtMuseumDay, and on Holland America Line’s global cruises guests can visit some of the top art museums around the world. Europe, in particular, is a hub for the finest artists and art museums. Imagine spending a private evening at the Hermitage in St. Petersburg or witnessing the works of Van Gogh, Michaelangelo or…   read more of “#GoToAnArtMuseumDay:…”

#WorldArchitectureDay: These Top 5 Shore Excursions Visit Architectural Marvels

#WorldArchitectureDay: These Top 5 Shore Excursions Visit Architectural Marvels

Since 2005, the first Monday of every October has marked World Architecture Day – a day that honors the ingenuity and beauty of the world’s most impressive architectural marvels. Offering global itineraries, Holland America Line gives travelers the opportunity to visit the world’s most illustrious sites, and in this post we’re sharing our top five…   read more of “#WorldArchitectureDa…”

Get Dancing on #NationalDanceDay with These Top 5 Dance-Focused Tours

Get Dancing on #NationalDanceDay with These Top 5 Dance-Focused Tours

Saturday, Sept. 19 is National Dance Day, and we’re celebrating by showcasing the top shore excursions around the world that feature song and dance that are synonymous with the country. BARCELONA, SPAIN “Flamenco with Dinner” Flamenco is commonly associated with the Andalusian Roma (gypsies) of southern Spain. In Barcelona, guests can take part in the…   read more of “Get Dancing on…”