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Holland America Line's Westerdam (it means west) is the third of four Vista Class ships, and a decade into its existence, it continues to do what the line does best -- balance the traditional cruising ...
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We went on a theme cruise, The Soul Train Cruise. Everything regarding the actual soul train activities were superb! We ... Read more
10/13
We travelled from the UK to go on this cruise and were not disappointed. The Westerdam is beautiful. I'm a bit funny ... Read more
Great First Cruise KatieDancer
10/13
I cannot compare our August 31 cruise on the Westerdam to any others because it was our first cruise, but we have ... Read more
Cindy: Hi! Welcome to my trip report of my Alaska cruise on HAL Westerdam. Readers: HAL Westerdam? Alaska? Cindy, ... Read more
Awesome Alaska!!!! NextCruisePlease
09/13
This was our 3rd HAL cruise and 12th overall. Cruise dates Aug 31 - Sep 7, 2013. Flew from Phoenix to Seattle via SW ... Read more

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09/13
We love HAL and have completed 10 Cruises with 3 of them just this year with 1 more to do in Dec. Greatest Cruise Line ... Read more
09/13
Sailed Holland America for the first time on my first trip to Alaska. I did my research so I knew that the ship wasn't ... Read more
We arrived in Seattle a day early. We booked with HAL and stayed at the Fairmount Olympian. Hotel was nice and rated as ... Read more
I had high hopes for the Westerdam and HAL. I have previously sailed with Celebrity and Disney and I was hoping that ... Read more
Alaska in August JuliaJon2
09/13
We arrived at the cruise terminal at 12 noon and porters were scarce, so we took our luggage inside the building (and ... Read more

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09/13
I recently took an Alaskan cruise with my extended family. 6 adults and 3 children (3-9 years old). We were all on the ... Read more
08/13
From the moment we stepped on board until we departed, we knew we had made a great choice, I think attitude has a lot ... Read more
08/13
Having sailed on several Holland America ships previously (Prinsendam, Ryndam & Veendam), the Westerdam is the ... Read more
After 20 cruises, I should know better. But booking late led to taking a cabin on a lower deck than usual, and, boy, ... Read more
I have a pictoral review posted on the forums page: http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1885530 Holland ... Read more

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07/13
My husband and I are from Baltimore, Maryland and we had wanted to see Alaska for quite some time. And so, we decided ... Read more
07/13
My husband and I really enjoyed this Cruise. This was our 1st time on Holland were very pleased with the whole ... Read more
07/13
Traveling in our group: Me- 42 yr old taking her 18th cruise, Hubby- 47 taking 20th cruise, Daughter- 12 taking her ... Read more
Mixed feelings AggieMom0610
07/13
I traveled with my 20-something daughter on her first trip to Alaska. Both of us have been on previous cruises. ... Read more
07/13
Check in was very quick. The thing to do is arrive early ( 10:30 and noon ). Have your paperwork ready, meaning ... Read more

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Alaska with a Large Family Group amandapekrul@yahoo.com
07/13
We are not writers or bloggers, just like to travel as a family. Our group of 11 comprised 6 adults and 5 children ... Read more
This was our first experience cruising on Holland America. This was a roundtrip cruise to Alaska out of Seattle. We ... Read more
First of all, thanks to all of you who answered questions and offered advice prior to our trip. In many instances it ... Read more
07/13
Our Alaskan cruise was the most wonderful cruise we have taken. Maybe part of it was because the "upgrade fairy" ... Read more
I've watched the quality and integrity of Holland America decline dramatically over the years, and it's a sad thing to ... Read more

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