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71 Holland America Group and Theme Cruise Reviews

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Fawkes66
2 Reviews
Member Since 2011
35 Forum Posts
This was my second cruise with HAL and my first in the mediterranean, although we are frequent visitors of the region. ... Read more
CruisinGramma
1 Review
Member Since 2008
21 Forum Posts
Alaska is our favorite destination. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary...I have visited Alaska 6 times on ... Read more
beauxdammit
3 Reviews
Member Since 2006
367 Forum Posts
We arrived at the terminal at about 3:00 after driving from the Phoenix area. Except for a minor problem with the new ... Read more
RustyRudder
3 Reviews
Member Since 2007
36 Forum Posts
We recently returned from the eastern Caribbean cruise aboard HAL's Nieuw Amsterdam which sailed from Ft. Lauderdale ... Read more
lewsyl
1 Review
Member Since 2010
16 Forum Posts
Just the facts: Day 1: Flight on-time leaving city. Arrived in Fort Lauderdale (the Saturday before embarkation as ... Read more

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otlret
2 Reviews
The purpose of the cruise appeared to be selling everything: alcohol, jewelry, clothing, dining rooms, cabanas, art, ... Read more
herpeppiness
1 Review
Member Since 2010
7 Forum Posts
My sister and I recently took a cruise to Alaska on Holland America's OOSTERDAM. Entire ship was chartered by Christian ... Read more
julie Jenkins
1 Review
This was to be our 5th cruise but our first cruise with Holland and America. This one and the two previous cruises were ... Read more
bepsf
3 Reviews
Member Since 2003
10,710 Forum Posts
This was my family's first-ever trip to Hawaii - so we were looking forward to this trip w/ much anticipation. We went ... Read more
nagsheadbeachbum
2 Reviews
Member Since 2007
87 Forum Posts
We traveled to Fort Lauderdale one day prior to our 2/21 cruise. Springhill Suites at Fort Lauderdale airport was a ... Read more

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lifeaftercruises
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
this was the first cruise my wife and i had been on. we were invited and actually got to go basically for free, we went ... Read more
benatty
4 Reviews
Member Since 2003
181 Forum Posts
My family was on board the Westerdam from 10/25 - 11/8 and had a wonderful cruise. My wife and 4 year old son had a ... Read more
PRwizard
1 Review
Member Since 2009
My aim is to please. Thirty three years of marriage and two very happily "spoilt" daughters and now their hubbies ... Read more
kimbacat16
1 Review
Member Since 2009
8 Forum Posts
This is the second time the my wife and I have taken a cruise on the Oosterdam. The first cruise being 2 years ... Read more
Acetylsleeper
1 Review
Member Since 2009
3 Forum Posts
Where to begin. This is my first review and only write it because of how disappointing my experience was while cruising ... Read more

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mc1053
1 Review
Member Since 2009
1 Forum Post
We recently took a cruise on Holland America. This was our 1st with HAL but have taken many other cruises. I will ... Read more
MagTravel
8 Reviews
Member Since 2008
27 Forum Posts
On the new Eurodam we discovered the mystery of the incredible shrinking cabin but we also found a beautiful ship with ... Read more
popndeda
3 Reviews
Member Since 2008
32 Forum Posts
Unlike some, we cruise on occasion - but still enjoy other types of vacationing as well. That being said, this was our ... Read more
Nigel E
1 Review
We were a group of 10 and we are the Veterans of Safety. We sailed from Fort Lauderdale on November 16-23. The weather ... Read more
Just4You
5 Reviews
Member Since 2008
682 Forum Posts
I booked my CME (Continuing Medical Education) with Continuing Education, Inc. on Holland America's Veendam. As a ... Read more

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NHBob
6 Reviews
Member Since 2006
3,011 Forum Posts
BACKGROUND This spring I embarked on my ninth cruise with Holland America, my fifth HAL big band cruise. I chose it ... Read more

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