Tag Archives: Shore Excursions

22
Apr 2014

Holland America Line Celebrates Earth Day

Submitted by: HAB Editorial Team
Get cuddly with koalas on a Cruise with Purpose tour Down Under.
Get cuddly with koalas on a Cruise with Purpose tour Down Under.

Today is Earth Day, and it’s a day to work toward saving — and celebrating — the environment. Holland America Line is a company that strives for environmental excellence both ashore and onboard everyday through a variety of initiatives.
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15
Apr 2014

Get Wild on Alaska Shore Excursions

Submitted by: HAL Shore Excursions Team
The Bald Eagle Preserve is home to the world's largest gathering of bald eagles.
The Bald Eagle Preserve is home to the world's largest gathering of bald eagles.

Travelers on cruises to Alaska are treated to miles of unspoiled forests, rushing streams and cool clean waters. The Last Frontier is a haven for wildlife, offering a unique opportunity to see majestic animals in their natural habitats.
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14
Apr 2014
Gorgeous blue ice is abundant in Alaska. Photo courtesy of photographer Steve Schimmelman.
Gorgeous blue ice is abundant in Alaska. Photo courtesy of photographer Steve Schimmelman.

Can you hear the glaciers calving and splash of whales breaching? That must mean one thing … the Alaska cruise season is just around the corner!
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1
Apr 2014
Guests enjoy an authentic salmon bake at Juneau.
Guests enjoy an authentic salmon bake at Juneau.

As Holland America Line’s Master Chef Rudi Sodamin suggests, the best way to become immersed in a culture is to sample the local cuisine or specialty libations.
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20
Mar 2014

Cruisers Experience New Zealand’s Diverse Activities

Submitted by: HAL Destinations Team
The seal colony is the highlight of the Seal Coast Safari tour at Wellington.
The seal colony is the highlight of the Seal Coast Safari tour at Wellington.

If you thought Ireland’s landscape was as green as it gets, pack your bags for a cruise to New Zealand and see why this beautiful island country should earn the name Emerald Isle as well.

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19
Mar 2014

Spectacular Scenic Cruising in the Fjords of Norway

Submitted by: HAL Destinations Team
A colorful village on Hardangerfjord, courtesy of Liz Lewis.
A colorful village on Hardangerfjord, courtesy of Liz Lewis.

When travelers book a cruise to Norway, they know they’ll be in for some spectacular scenic cruising.
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14
Mar 2014

Cruising Europe: Five Top Ports and Shore Excursions

Submitted by: HAL Shore Excursions Team
The always-impressive fjords of Norway.
The always-impressive fjords of Norway.

With more than 20 countries and dozens of ports available on Holland America Line itineraries, Europe is one of the most intriguing and comprehensive cruising regions.
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