In recent years the Zaandam and Zuiderdam ships have become some of the top choices for Holland America Line for its longer voyages known as Grand and World Voyages. Cruise Specialists had dozens of guests along with Voyage Hosts Keith and Susie Boyland on the 2022 Grand Africa … [Read more...]
Holland America’s Zaandam and Zuiderdam: What Are the Differences?
Zaandam and Zuiderdam. They are both part of Holland America Line’s fleet of classically styled, mid-sized cruise ships. They both carry travelers to hundreds of destinations around the globe — and have done so many times over. And of course, they both start with … [Read more...]
Cruising Solo: You’re Never Truly Alone
One of the trends Cruise Specialists has noticed growing over the last few years is single or solo cruisers! We have shared our voyage host tips for solo cruisers and talked about how to find the best deals, but wanted to give you some insight from our guests. Cruise … [Read more...]
What Is A Grand Voyage?
For travelers seeking to expand their vacations beyond the classic two-week cruises, there are many options to choose from. Collector Voyages combine shorter cruises under one package price. World Cruises may allow you to circumnavigate the globe without the hassle of overseas … [Read more...]
Holland America Line Announces 128-Day 2021 World Cruise
Editor's Note: Holland America Line announced it would postpone its 2021 World Cruise and instead is offering a 2022 World Cruise with a similar itinerary to the below. The 2022 World Cruise will sail on board Holland America Line's Zaandam. You can find more details about … [Read more...]