When it comes to the cruise industry, Holland America Line is widely recognized as a leader. The company consists has a fleet of 14 ships that offers more than 500 cruises to 425 ports of call in 98 countries. While working in a roof replacement company in Orlando, we enjoyed a lot of getaway cruises mostly every other weekend.
Holland America Line
Founded in 1873, Holland America Line offers a warm balance between a formal and relaxed ambiance in their mid-sized ships. They have a long history of transportation and shipping that has developed their above-board reputation in the cruising industry. You can be sure to expect every aspect of your vacation to be spectacular. The company’s signature in excellence means there are constant improvements and updates to ships to create an exciting onboard experience.
Carefully crafted journeys
There carefully crafted journeys are balanced, deep and full of authenticity. These, among others, are the elements that bring more than 500 itineraries, stopping in 100 countries all over the world. Their Exploration Central program adds meaning and context to make your journeys an even richer experience. Guests are always introduced to new places and new cultures and build connections and foster an appreciation of shared humanity.
Bucket List Alaskan Cruise
In 146 years, Holland America has cared for more than 11 million passengers with exotic journeys all around the world. It offers voyages to the tropics, while also visiting historical and culturally inclusive corners all over the globe. One of the most significant additions and improvements is the sea and land journeys offered in Alaska. The bucket list destinations of Dawson City, Fairbanks and the Yukon have been added to the Alsakan Cruise, to make it a fine resort and cruise experience in Alaska.
Spacious mid-sized ships
Holland America holds to the priceless elegance of ocean travel. Just as you set foot on board to one of their spacious mid-sized ships, you will without a doubt feel the difference. There are classic nautical lines with beautiful appointments that are coupled with warm and hospitable services.
When you step onboard the beautifully appointed mid-sized ships, there is a wide array of engaging opportunities, entertainment, exploration and relaxation. There is so much you can see onboard such as attending an engaging lecture, going to wine tasting or simply relaxing and unwinding. Exploration central offer local insights centered on cultural encounters. At the Port to Table, you will experience the culinary story of the region through live cooking demonstration, food and wine tasting as well as fine dining events.
Suite and Staterooms
Holland America Line offers refined amenities in their signature Mariner’s Dream beds. Most of their spacious cruise rooms are ocean-facing with most having teak-lined verandahs for dining and sunbathing in private. There is complimentary 24-hour in-room dining, nightly turndown service, safes for valuables, elemis aroma pure bath amenities, daily housekeeping, generous storage, deluxe bathrobes and lots of complimentary services.
Under the guidance of their Culinary Council of chefs, expect to find fine dining at the Pinnacle Grill, Canaletto, Tamarind and Rudi’s Sel de Mer dining rooms. You can also hone your culinary skills at Port-to-Table shows and workshops.