Veendam

A Spectacular Do-It-Yourself Port Day in Haines, Alaska

July 13, 2015

We were recently reminded of a fabulous day that we had six years ago in Haines, Alaska while on a Holland America Line 7-Day Glacier Discovery cruise. Most cruise guests going to Haines, Alaska (population approximately 2,400 people and 1,897 d0gs) take a shore excursion by ferry to Skagway to ride on the White Pass & Yukon […]

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Views from the Pinnacle Grill on Holland America Line’s Veendam

August 22, 2012

We recently completed a 7-day Bermuda cruise sailing round trip from New York on Holland America Line’s ms Veendam. Some of our favorite experiences while on board this cruise were dining in the Pinnacle Grill alternative restaurant. Many cruisers question the idea of having to pay extra for dining on a cruise.  Here’s a look […]

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Martini Madness Onboard Holland America’s ms Veendam

August 14, 2012

We have just returned from a 7-day cruise to Bermuda sailing round trip from New York on board Holland America Line’s ms Veendam. One of the events we enjoyed onboard was the Mixology Class, led by Party Planner Jillian and The Mix lead bartender Rob. Exploring Food & Entertaining is one of the “pillars” of the […]

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An Evening at Le Cirque onboard the Veendam

August 12, 2012

We have just returned from a 7-Day Bermuda cruise sailing round trip from New York on Holland America Line’s ms Veendam. One of our favorite experiences on the Veendam was the “Evening at Le Cirque” dining event in the ship’s Pinnacle Grill alternative restaurant. Our Evening at Le Cirque began with special Bernardaud china adorned with adorable impish […]

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