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Mar 19, 2015, 14:30 ET
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Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam to Showcase The World Stage Concept with 270-Degree Panoramic LED Screens

 On Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam, entertainment meets innovation with a new main theater design that surrounds the audience with a...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:30 ET
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B.B. King's Blues Club to Rock the Queen's Lounge Stage on Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam

Eight ships in the fleet will now feature the music and sounds of Beale Street  When Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam sails in spring...

Mar 18, 2015, 14:05 ET
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Holland America Line Partners with Billboard for Live Music Venue, Billboard Onboard

 Holland America Line is using 50 years of chart-topping hits as the framework for a new live interactive music experience called Billboard...

Mar 18, 2015, 13:53 ET
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Holland America Line Partners with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to Present Live Music In New Onboard Venue: Lincoln Center Stage

World-class musicians to be featured at "Lincoln Center Stage"  Holland America Line announced today the launch of Lincoln Center Stage, a...

Mar 10, 2015, 15:00 ET
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Special Culinary Experiences Highlight Holland America Line's 'Sip, Savor and Sail' Cruises

Guests looking for a more immersive culinary cruise experience can book one of Holland America Line's "Sip, Savor and Sail" itineraries in the...

Mar 06, 2015, 13:30 ET
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A Milestone Reached for Holland America Line's New ms Koningsdam with Move to Outfitting Dock at Fincantieri Shipyard

 Holland America Line celebrated another milestone this week in the construction of ms Koningsdam with the float-out and transfer of the ship...

Feb 24, 2015, 15:01 ET
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Holland America Line's 2015 Alaska Land+Sea Journeys Combine the 'Seldom Seen' and the 'Must See' in Denali and the Yukon

Simplified program offers 13 Alaska cruise plus land journey options  Holland America Line's popular Land+Sea Journeys combine an Alaska...

Feb 12, 2015, 15:30 ET
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Holland America Line Launches 'Seas the Day' Promotion on Exotic Voyages Featuring Savings, Reduced Fares and Onboard Credits

Voyages to Australia, Asia, South America and more are available to book  Holland America Line recently launched "Seas the Day," a...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:30 ET
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Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam to Feature New, Innovative and Reimagined Culinary Experiences

When ms Koningsdam joins the Holland America Line fleet in February 2016, the ship will debut the cruise line's evolving culinary vision with new...

Feb 09, 2015, 14:30 ET
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Holland America Line's ms Eurodam Achieves Eighth Consecutive Perfect Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection

First time in company history that ship gets eight scores of 100 in a row On a recent surprise United States Public Health inspection...

Feb 05, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Bookings Open Feb. 6 for 2016 Summer Europe Cruises on Holland America Line's Newest Ship ms Koningsdam

Guests can reserve summer cruises roundtrip Amsterdam and the ship's official Christening Cruise departing May 9 Starting Friday, Feb. 6,...

Feb 04, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Holland America Line Tops $4.3 Million Donated for Cancer Support

 In honor of World Cancer Day, Holland America Line is proud to announce that to date, the guests and employees of the company have raised more...

Jan 26, 2015, 15:36 ET
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Holland America Line's ms Veendam Rescues Pilot Who Ditched His Aircraft in the Pacific Ocean Off the Coast of Maui, Hawaii

 On Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at 5:21 p.m. local time while en route to Lahaina, Hawaii, Holland America Line's ms Veendam answered a request for...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:04 ET
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Holland America Line Reveals Summer 2016 European Itineraries for Newbuild ms Koningsdam

Ship to homeport at Amsterdam and explore Norway, the Baltic and Iceland  In summer 2016, Holland America Line's newest ship, ms...

Jan 14, 2015, 16:28 ET
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Two Holland America Line ships Achieve Perfect Scores of 100 on Recent United States Public Health Inspections

 Holland America Line's ms Noordam and ms Zuiderdam achieved perfect scores of 100 on recent routine United States Public Health inspections...

Jan 08, 2015, 16:16 ET
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Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam Rescues Eight Crewmembers From Sinking Vessel in the Caribbean

ms Zaandam also assists seven crewmembers from the yacht Polonus in Antarctica  At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad,...

Dec 29, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Holland America Line Crowns Brenton Mitchell 'Dancing with the Stars: At Sea' Champion and Mirrorball Trophy Winner

During the Dec. 6 Champions Cruise aboard ms Westerdam, Holland America Line crowned guest Brenton Mitchell of Halifax, Nova Scotia, the line's...

Dec 03, 2014, 11:25 ET
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Holland America Line's New 'ReadySetSail' Promotion Features Big Upgrades and Savings on Select 2015 Summer Cruises

Suite guests receive additional perks including an onboard credit and soda cards  With the 2015 cruising season quickly approaching,...

Dec 01, 2014, 11:59 ET
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Bookings are Open for first time on Holland America Line's New ms Koningsdam

Guests can now reserve the Premiere Voyage and Premiere Sailings Guests can now make bookings for the highly anticipated Premiere Voyage and...

Nov 26, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Holland America Line Reveals 15 Guest Competitors for 'Dancing with the Stars: At Sea' Champions Cruise Dec. 6, 2014

Winners representing each ship in the fleet selected to compete for coveted Mirrorball Trophy  Holland America Line has announced the 15...