Archives for October 2009

Keeping a Wardrobe to a Minimum for a 2 Week Trans-Atlantic Cruise

Last year for my Trans-Atlantic cruise I over packed. I had clothing in my suitcases that I never wore. Having all that extra weight in my suit cases when we flew to Barcelona, boarded the ship, packed to leave the ship, checked into our hotel in San Juan, and packed to… [Continue Reading]

Creativity and Innovation Take the Helm Aboard Disney Dream

CELEBRATION, Fla. (Oct. 29, 2009) – A first-of-its kind water coaster that sends guests racing above the upper decks of the ship. An animated turtle that engages children in conversation about life in the ocean. A sophisticated lounge where the sun sets over the skyline of a different world-famous city each night. … [Continue Reading]

Holland America Line to Host Windows 7 Launch Parties at Sea Onboard Digital Workshops Powered By Windows

Seattle, WA, October 29, 2009 — As Microsoft Corp. rolls out Windows 7 worldwide, Holland America Line joins in the fun with a month-long series of festive High Seas Launch Parties of its own across its entire fleet. Holland America Line’s parties – the only cruise industry events scheduled – celebrate Microsoft’s new operating system,… [Continue Reading]

ms Rotterdam’s 2010 Alaskan Explorer Cruises Highlight Hubbard Glacier

Seattle, WA, October 27, 2009 – For the first time, Holland America Line’s flagship ms Rotterdam will sail from Seattle to Alaska in 2010, featuring convenient, seven-day, roundtrip cruises. The Rotterdam will offer a total of 18 Alaskan Explorer sailings departing Saturdays from May 15 through September 11.
The Alaskan Explorer itinerary highlights the scenic Inside… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Options for Recovering Alcoholics

Many recovering addicts have said that a huge part of their recovery process has been learning to live life to the fullest. Cruising can be a wonderful vacation experience for recovering addicts as long as they are able to stick with their recovery program. Luckily, many cruise lines and tour companies provide a… [Continue Reading]