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Cruise to Japan for the amazing cherry blossom season and Mount Fuji from $353pp per night.
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Cruise to Japan for the amazing cherry blossom season and Mount Fuji from $353pp per night.

This is your chance to embrace one of Japan’s most iconic spectacles – the pink cherry blossom season – with a Holland America Line’s cruise of Asia’s exotic coastal destinations. The magical journey includes a […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 15 2022
fujiyoshida japan cruise
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Set sail on an extraordinary 17-night cruise holiday to Japan from $352 pp per night

Like Marco Polo who described Japan as a magnificent country abundant in gold, silver and silk, the western world has, for centuries, been lured by the mystic of the Far East. In particular, the west […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Oct 25 2022
cherry blossoms in Japan
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Embark on a 17-night cruise holiday with FREE tours to see the amazing cherry blossoms in Japan from $352 per person per night.

With Japan finally reopening its borders, this is your chance to reacquaint yourself with the Land of the Rising Sun. And what better time to embrace the marvellous joys of travelling to Japan than during […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Oct 5 2022
Set sail on a 15-night land-and-sea holiday onboard HAL's Nieuw Statendam from $466pp per night
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Set sail on a 15-night land-and-sea holiday onboard HAL’s Nieuw Statendam from $466pp per night

Edinburgh is home to the ancient volcano, Arthur’s Seat, the Pentland Hills and the grand military tattoo. Now you can combine all three and enjoy an enchanting 12-night voyages on Holland America Line’s elegant Nieuw […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Sep 21 2022
Go on a cruise holiday onboard Westerdam to New Zealand for as little as $119 per person per night saving up to $1300* per couple
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Go on a cruise holiday onboard Westerdam to New Zealand for as little as $119 per person per night saving up to $1300* per couple

New Zealand has long been a favourite destination for Australian cruisers. Now you can embark on Holland America Line’s award-winning Westerdam from Sydney calling at Melbourne, Hobart then crossing the Tasman Sea to the coastal […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Aug 23 2022
Watch the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and sail the British Isles to Copenhagen from $466 per night per person
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Watch the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and sail the British Isles to Copenhagen from $466 per night per person

If you are a big fan of grand military tattoos and have always aspired to witness the thrilling Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, then this is your chance to kill three birds with one stone – […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jul 6 2022
Holland America's new ship Rotterdam gets a royal welcoming
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Holland America’s new ship Rotterdam gets a royal welcoming

Holland America Line’s new ship Rotterdam was treated to a royal welcoming in the city she was named after.  Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands was in attendance as the ships godmother, officially […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Jun 1 2022
Holland America’s Westerdam is coming to our shores
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Holland America’s Westerdam is coming to our shores

Holland America Line is repositioning their ship Westerdam to Australia and New Zealand. Having seen countless ships diverting away from our shores due to continued doubt over the cruise climate, cruising doubt in other parts […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Apr 27 2022
6 of the ultimate spa experiences on cruise ships
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6 of the ultimate spa experiences on cruise ships

Sailing away to the horizon, surrounded by water and deeply inhaling that salty air is inherently calming, so cruise aficionados want more than the average relaxation offerings. Increasingly, people are looking for inner and outer […]

WORDS BY Louise Goldsbury . Apr 7 2022
Cruise lines extend their cancellation policies to entice cruisers to book
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Cruise lines extend their cancellation policies to entice cruisers to book

Several cruise lines have increased their cancellation policies to encourage consumers to book.  Whilst some cruise lines are allowing late and close-to-sailing booking cancellations on bookings through to March 31, 2022, Holland America Line has […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 17 2022
Cruise lines cancel calls to Russia after conflict with Ukraine
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Cruise lines cancel calls to Russia after conflict with Ukraine

Travellers booked on cruises that stop in Russia may have their travel plans disrupted due to the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings is closely monitoring the situation, with CEO Mr […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 25 2022
Holland America Line announces final return-to-service dates
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Holland America Line announces final return-to-service dates

Holland America Line has announced its return-to-service dates, meaning that by May, 2022, the line will once again have a complete fleet sailing the oceans.  Noordam is set to return on March 14 in Japan, […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Sep 16 2021