Wow! We are almost half way through our 14 day Southern Caribbean cruise! The weather has been perfect, the food has been amazing and the service second to none!Read More »
Hello from St Thomas via the Holland America Line MS Maasdam
Hi! You may remember that Marty and I enjoyed an incredible 14 day Southern Caribbean cruise on the Holland America Line MS Maasdam back in 2012. Well, I’m back on the Maasdam for another 14 day Southern Caribbean cruise with several friends including Connie Cenac who is a 5 star …Read More »
14 day Southern Caribbean cruise on Holland America Line MS Maasdam
Wow. i just returned from a 7 day cruise on the MS Westerdam on March 22nd and now I’m about to sail on March 28th on the MS Maasdam! Holland America Line has really perfected the cruise experience. Traditional mid-sized ships, incredible food and service that’s second to none are …Read More »
MS Westerdam thoughts
I wanted to share with you that the MS Westerdam is an incredible ship. The artwork, the open spaces and especially the smiles of the crew continue to bring me back to Holland America Line time after time! I was with a group of 18 of my friends and everyone …Read More »
Pictures of Le Cirque night on the MS Westerdam!
Now that I’m back home in Jacksonville, I can upload all my pics and videos! As promised, here’s the pictures of our incredible dinner at Le Cirque on the Holland America Line MS Westerdam: http://www.pinterest.com/scottlara1961/le-cirque-on-holland-america-line/Read More »
An memorable evening at Le Cirque on the MS Westerdam
Imagine for a moment dining in one of the most famous restaurants in New York. A restaurant steeped in notoriety and history. A restaurant that has entertained the rich and famous including Jackie O and former Secretary of State Dr. Henry Kissinger. Now imagine that restaurant being transported to the …Read More »
Day 4 MS Westerdam
I’ve been to San Juan, Puerto Rico more times than I can count, but it never gets old sailing past the fort! San Juan has so much culture and history that I can’t do it justice here. I’m glad that Holland America Line sails to San Juan and I look …Read More »
Days 2 and 3 of MS Westerdam cruise!
Day 2 I really enjoyed the at sea day on the MS Westerdam! Besides relaxing, there was the Dancing with the Stars at Sea dance class. Everyone who attended learned how to dance The Jive! Holland America Line hit a homerun with this popular program. Formal night was incredible. You …Read More »
Day 1 Holland America Line MS Westerdam!
Day 1 Holland America MS Westerdam We left the Hilton Garden Inn at 10:15 am and arrived at the port terminal at 10:30 am. Check in was a breeze. I was given boarding pass number 6 and I was on the ship at 11:45 a.m. Cabin 6067 (quad) was available …Read More »
Pre-Cruise Hotel in Ft Lauderdale
Back in the day, I used to drive the 6 hour journey from my home in Jacksonville to Ft Lauderdale with my wife Marty to go on a cruise vacation. I remember being so stressed out leaving at the crack of dawn and at all the stops we would make …Read More »