Brilliant: Ocean Cruise Tours Led By Crew In Their Own Country

The industry-wide focus on cruise destinations continues to resolve a number of ways.  Taking travelers up close at places they visit, local life is explored in depth.  Special access is granted to one cruise line here and another there, adding Read More …

Oprah Infusion A Solid Win For Cruise Travelers

One of the big reasons many passengers booked Oprah’s Share The Adventure Cruise with Holland America Line was, well, Oprah herself.  Available time on the first three days of the seven night Alaska sailing had been programmed wisely, setting up Read More …

Our Alaska Adventure- How To Follow Along With Us

Another part of preparing a 7-day Alaska sailing with Holland America Line for Oprah’s Share The Adventure Cruise: providing a list of ways to follow along with our journey.   Sharing our previous travel experiences on other cruise lines, one part of the process is crystal Read More …

Holland America Oprah Partnership A Perfect Match

Running down the usual talking points about cruise travel, you know the drill:  Compare going to the same places on a cruise itinerary without the ship.  The price will be higher.  The process less efficient. Safety more of an issue.  The list goes Read More …

Holland America Video Highlights New Ship, Direction

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam is a new Pinnacle Class of ship for Holland America Line, set to debut shortly. On board, cruise travelers will find several innovative concepts, new public spaces and venues.   Still featuring popular amenities guests associate Read More …

Holland America Culinary Evolution Continues Thoughtful Focus

Associating Holland America Line with the past is natural; the line’s origin dates back to 1873.  Identifying the line with Alaska makes sense; no other cruise line sails there as much. Commonly paired with mature cruise travelers, a collectively intelligent wind of change has opened the Holland Read More …

Holland America Alaska Cruise Program: 70th Year Even More Impressive

Holland America Line is celebrating its 70th year of Alaska exploration with special experiences and events scheduled on every Alaska cruise and Cruisetour.  Exclusive entertainment has been created especially for the anniversary. Alaska cuisine and culinary shows this year highlight partnerships created last year. Read More …