Holland America Line Announces 2012/2013 South America Deployment

Holland America Line has announced the deployment of the ms Maasdam, ms Prinsendam and the ms Veendam to South America for the 2012/2013 winter cruise season. Together, the 3 ships will offer a range of popular itineraries ranging from 13 to 68 nights and visiting major ports on the continent, as well as explorations of … Continue reading

Hurricane Irene Disrupts Caribbean Cruise Operations

Hurricane Irene’s continued path up the east coast of North America continues to disrupt cruise operations in the Caribbean. After forcing several ships to race for their home ports to end voyages and avoid stranding passengers in the run up to the weekend, the storm’s impact has now extended to reroutings and altered schedules for the majority of cruise … Continue reading

Holland America Line Continues Signature Of Excellence Upgrades

Holland America Line continues the implementation of its Signature of Excellence upgrades with the completion of phase 1 works on the ms Statendam. The 1,260-guest ship is now sailing a 14-day Southern Caribbean voyage from Fort Lauderdale after receiving a stem-to-stern refurbishment to its staterooms and public spaces. ms Statendam is the fourth ship in … Continue reading