Holland America

A Look Inside a Wheelchair Accessible Stateroom on Holland America’s Rotterdam Cruise Ship

September 24, 2016

When we booked an inside guarantee stateroom on Holland America’s 7-Day Canada and New England Discovery cruise on the ms Rotterdam, we had low expectations for our cabin. We booked our cruise only five days before its departure, in the lowest category, which meant we were purchasing the potentially least-desirable accommodations on the ship. Two […]

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A 7-Day Canada and New England Cruise on Holland America’s ms Rotterdam

September 7, 2016

This week we are enjoying a 7-Day Canada and New England Discovery cruise on Holland America Line’s ms Rotterdam. While we plan and book most of our cruises well in advance of departure, this cruise was a last-minute, spontaneous purchase. Five days before departure, we canceled our Labor Day plans in Washington, DC, and then […]

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The Taste of De Librije on Holland America’s ms Koningsdam

August 31, 2016

This orange flower, lying on our table perfectly arranged in a unique glass “stem” vase, gave us a hint that this might be an interesting, colorful dinner. While sailing on Holland America’s ms Koningsdam cruise ship in July, we decided to try the specialty dinner that’s offered one evening per cruise in the Pinnacle Grill. Located in […]

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Menu Favorites from the Tamarind Restaurant on the Koningsdam

August 18, 2016

Since the Asian-inspired Tamarind Restaurant has been one of our favorite dining destinations at sea, we couldn’t wait to try it during our July cruise on Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam. In addition to a new location on the ms Koningsdam, the Tamarind Restaurant featured some new menu items as well as the prior favorites. I loved the new crispy soft-shell crab appetizer, […]

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