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27 Apr, 2017, 12:41 ET Holland America Line Launches Complimentary Navigator Shipboard Web Application for Guests to Use On Board

Holland America Line is changing the way guests digitally access shipboard experiences and information across the fleet with the launch of Holland...


27 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Holland America Line to Introduce First Filson Alaska Retail Pop-Up Store at Denali Square Complex

Outpost at the McKinley Chalet Resort to feature items from The Original Alaska Outfitter Holland America Line guests on Alaska Land+Sea...


26 Apr, 2017, 11:03 ET Holland America Line Ships Get Decked Out in Orange to Celebrate King's Day April 27 in Honor of Netherlands' King Willem-Alexander

Birthday of Dutch king is celebrated on board with Dutch-themed parties, food and drinks April 27 marks King's Day to celebrate the official...


25 Apr, 2017, 12:00 ET Holland America Line Introduces 2018 Signature Experiences in Montréal and Five European Departure Cities

Immersive pre-cruise cultural tours, luxury hotel stays and transfers included Holland America Line recently unveiled new culturally...


20 Apr, 2017, 16:01 ET Holland America Line Marks its 70th Year in Alaska with Special Experiences, Events and Entertainment

In 2017 Holland America Line will celebrate its 70th year of Alaska exploration, and to commemorate the milestone anniversary the cruise line has...


20 Apr, 2017, 12:56 ET Holland America Line Receives Seventh Consecutive Green Gateway Award from Port of Seattle for Environmental Stewardship

It's lucky sevens for Holland America Line this Earth Day. The Port of Seattle presented Seattle's Hometown Cruise Line with its seventh...


03 Apr, 2017, 13:41 ET Holland America Line Names Frits van der Werff Vice President, Food and Beverage

Holland America Line has named Frits van der Werff to the position of vice president, food and beverage within the Guest Experience and...


29 Mar, 2017, 17:00 ET StreetWise Partners Honors Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford as the 2017 StreetWise Champion

Holland America Line's President Orlando Ashford was named the 2017 StreetWise Champion by StreetWise Partners at a 20th Anniversary Celebration...


27 Mar, 2017, 13:45 ET Holland America Line's 'Ready Set Sail' Promotion Features Pre-Paid Gratuities and Onboard Spending Money

Guests who book select cruises by June 1, 2017, can take advantage of the perks As travelers get ready to cruise this year, Holland America...


13 Mar, 2017, 15:41 ET Holland America Line Introduces Rudi's Sel de Mer French Brasserie Pop-Up Restaurant to Six Ships in the Fleet

Holland America Line is honoring its Master Chef and culinary consultant Rudi Sodamin, the creator of Sel de Mer aboard ms Koningsdam, by launching...


09 Mar, 2017, 14:00 ET Holland America Line's ms Oosterdam Continues Company's Streak with a Perfect Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection

Score follows Eurodam's recent record-making 11th perfect 100 Holland America Line's ms Oosterdam joins sister-ship ms Eurodam this year by...


01 Mar, 2017, 14:00 ET Holland America Line's ms Eurodam Makes Industry History with 11th Consecutive Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection

Score marks the longest streak of perfect 100s in cruise industry Holland America Line's ms Eurodam continues to raise the bar even higher...


09 Feb, 2017, 11:58 ET Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine Embark on Exclusive Partnership

Oprah Winfrey, Gayle King and more to join launch cruise to Alaska in July 2017 Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine announce an...


03 Feb, 2017, 14:00 ET Holland America Line Reaches Milestone of $5 Million Donated to Cancer Support Through 'On Deck' Programming

'On Deck' for a Cause invites guests to donate and walk in noncompetitive shipboard 5k In honor of World Cancer Day tomorrow, Feb. 4, Holland...


01 Feb, 2017, 14:18 ET Stein Kruse, Holland America Group Chief Executive Officer, Receives Seattle Business Magazine's 2017 Executive Excellence Award

Stein Kruse, Holland America Group chief executive officer, was awarded Seattle Business magazine's 2017 Executive Excellence Award at a black-tie...


20 Jan, 2017, 13:30 ET Holland America Line's Culinary Council Named 'Best Culinary Initiative' in Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2016 Editor-in-Chief Awards

Esteemed group of world-renowned chefs earns accolades from cruise authority Holland America Line's Culinary Council — a team of world-class...


10 Jan, 2017, 17:30 ET Orlando Ashford Named Chair of The Executive Leadership Council

Holland America Line president leads prestigious Fortune 1000 and Global 500 senior executive leadership organization Orlando D. Ashford,...


14 Dec, 2016, 12:43 ET Holland America Line Redefines Destination Immersion with Launch of 'Explorations Central'

Holland America Line is amplifying its destination immersion experiences with the launch of Explorations Central, or EXC, as it will be called. The...


05 Dec, 2016, 11:27 ET Cruisers Can Move Up and Get More with Holland America Line's 'View & Verandah' Promotion

Holland America Line's annual "View & Verandah" promotion is back, and this season travelers who book select 2017 and 2018 cruises and Alaska...


30 Nov, 2016, 14:25 ET Holland America Line Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Private Island Half Moon Cay with New Lobster Shack, Island Upgrades

Recent awards solidify Bahama paradise as top cruise line private island In 2017, Holland America Line will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of...


29 Nov, 2016, 14:00 ET Exclusive 'BBC Earth Experiences' Rolling Out Across Holland America Line Fleet

Guests on Holland America Line ships can now experience more of the world's natural wonders, test their knowledge of our planet and participate in...


15 Nov, 2016, 14:30 ET Holland America Line Tops Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2016 Readers' Choice Awards with Nine Honors

With nine top honors Holland America Line once again dominated the 2016 Readers' Choice Awards from Porthole Cruise Magazine, one of the world's...


07 Nov, 2016, 14:30 ET Holland America Line Wins Alyeska Award from the Alaska Tourism Industry Association for the Company's New Denali Square Complex

Innovative Denali Square opened this summer and showcases Alaskan culture Holland America Line was presented with an Alyeska Award by the...


04 Nov, 2016, 15:00 ET Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford Honored with Bethune-Cookman University Leadership Award

Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford was honored by Bethune-Cookman University at the fourth annual Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Awards...


21 Oct, 2016, 09:27 ET Holland America Line Receives Association for Rescue at Sea AMVER Award for ms Veendam's 2015 Rescue of Airplane Pilot from Pacific Ocean

The captain and crew of Holland America Line's ms Veendam were honored by the Association for Rescue at Sea with a prestigious AFRAS AMVER Award...