Holland America Line

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Best cruise lines for mobility-restricted cruisers

Cruise Passenger spotlights best cruise lines for mobility-restricted travellers. Based on extensive research and passenger reviews, we identify the leading cruise operators that go the extra mile for mobility-restricted guests. From specially equipped staterooms to shore excursions, these cruise lines make accessibility a top priority.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Jan 30 2024

More cruise lines cancel Red Sea

MSC Cruises and Silversea have cancelled voyages through the Red Sea. But Royal Caribbean will press on with its World Cruise.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Jan 18 2024

Holland America Line reveals four longer voyages for 2025/26

Holland America has opened bookings for four Legendary Voyages offered in 2025 and early 2026.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 10 2024
Port Guide

Ultimate Guide to White Bay Cruise Terminal

White Bay Cruise Terminal (WBCT) is one of two dedicated cruise passenger terminals in Sydney Harbour – one of the world’s most beautiful ports of call for cruise ships. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Dec 19 2023
Tips & Advice

Best Christmas cruises of 2023 from just $607

A Christmas cruise offers a unique and festive way to celebrate the holiday season – without the clean-up.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Dec 14 2023
Tips & Advice

Ultimate guide to 2023 Black Friday cruise deals: Save up to $15,000

Looking for the best cruise deals for Black Friday? Well, look no further – Cruise Passenger brings you the best offerings.  Considered as the biggest shopping spree of the year, Black Friday is the perfect […]

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 24 2023

Explore the magical north with Holland America

For nearly 150 years, Holland America Line has been sailing the world’s most popular oceans and seas, taking travellers to experience the enchanting wonders of Europe.

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Sep 19 2023

Go On A 14-Night Noordam Cruise Around Japan, With FREE Tours, a 3-Night Hotel Stay In Tokyo and Flights Included From $5,999 Per Person

Taste the mystical charm of Japan, savour the beauty of falling Sakura blossoms, experience a fabulous three-night stay in a Tokyo Hotel and indulge in a 14-night amazing cruise onboard Holland America Line’s Noordam including […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 7 2023

Holland America Line has opened bookings for its first ever Pole-to-Pole voyage

Holland America Line has officially opened bookings to the public for its two 2025 Grand Voyages, including the cruise line’s first ever pole-to-pole cruise. This pole-to-pole voyage sails on Volendam for 133-days, departing on January 25 as […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 26 2023

Boom in single women cruisers sparks the return of male companions

The boom in single women cruisers has led lines to consider new ways to make them comfortable – including meet-and-greet sessions, special activities and even the male dance hosts pioneered by one of the world’s […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 18 2023

Holland America Line rings in 150 years with royal appearances

To celebrate 150 years of Holland America, the cruise lines flagship vessel Rotterdam arrived in its namesakes city, kicking off a series of celebrations to mark the milestone. Guests in attendance included Her Royal Highness Princess […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Apr 19 2023