6 Top Reasons to Savor the Journey on a Holland America Line Cruise

ORLANDO, Fla. (Aug. 28, 2018) – Cruises-N-More cruise specialists can’t say enough about cruising on Holland America Line as a wonderful vacation and experience.


Here are six top reasons to savor the journey on a Holland America cruise:


1. The Ships


Holland America Line’s fleet of 14 ships offers more than 500 cruises to more than 400 ports in 98 countries, territories or dependencies around the world. The line welcomed Koningsdam in 2016 and has a second Pinnacle-class ship, Nieuw Statendam, to be delivered in December 2018. A third Pinnacle-class ship will be delivered in 2021.


2. The Destinations


From shorter getaways to 113-day itineraries, Holland America cruises visit all seven continents, with highlights including Antarctica explorations, South America circumnavigations, Cuba cruises and exotic Australia/New Zealand and Asia voyages. Holland America has four annual Grand Voyages, plus popular sailings to the Caribbean, Alaska, Mexico, Canada and New England, Bermuda, Europe and the Panama Canal.


3. The Innovation and Enriching Experiences


Fleetwide, the ships feature innovative initiatives and a diverse range of enriching experiences focused on destination immersion and personalized travel. Guests can expand their knowledge through an exclusive partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine. They can also take part in an America’s Test Kitchen show or at Explorations Café presented by The New York Times. There is even a Digital Workshop powered by Windows to learn and explore your digital side. Outstanding entertainment fills each evening at venues including Lincoln Center Stage, Billboard Onboard and B.B. King’s Blues Club.


4. The Dining


The dining experience can be savored at a variety of restaurants with menus that feature selections from Holland America Line’s esteemed Culinary Council, comprising world-famous chefs who design dishes exclusively for our guests. From exotic flavors of Asia to the classics of French cuisine, a world of gustatory pleasure awaits you. The Dining Room is the main dining room with specialty dining options at Pinnacle Grill with dishes inspired by America’s Pacific Northwest or the Canaletto authentic Italian dining. Plus there are many casual dining options aboard the ships in many areas.


5. Carefully Crafted Journeys


Balance. Depth. Authenticity. These are the elements Holland America brings to more than 500 itineraries, stopping in 100 countries, the world over. HAL’s Explorations Central (EXC™) program adds meaning and context, making your journey an even richer experience.


6. The Staterooms and Amenities


Refined amenities and Holland America’s signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed grace each elegant stateroom offered by Holland America Line. Most of the spacious cruise ship rooms are ocean-facing and many have teak-lined verandahs for dining alfresco or sunbathing in private. Plus, you’ll find these amenities:

  • Complimentary 24-hour In-Room Dining

  • Daily Housekeeping

  • Nightly turndown service

  • Generous Storage

  • Safes for your valuables

  • Deluxe bathrobes

  • Elemis Aromapure bath amenities

  • Complimentary fresh fruit

  • Complimentary shoeshine service

  • Complimentary ice service