Holland America caters to affluent adults with midsize
ships that carry between 835 and 2,650 guests and a nearly 3-to-1
passenger-to-crew ratio that ensures high-quality service. On
Holland America cruises – which depart from U.S. cities like
and can last anywhere from one to 111 days – you can
pass the time with enrichment programs, such as digital photography,
cooking and mixology workshops, or work up a sweat in yoga or Pilates
classes before unwinding at the spa.
- As the second addition to Holland
ships, Oosterdam is
, MS Westerdam
The ship's name is derived from the
for the eastern compass point, and is pronounced "OH-ster-dam."
MS Oosterdam is currently sailing 7 and 21 day cruises from Tampa to
such destinations as Key West Florida, Mahogany Bay Roatan Honduras,
Santo Tomas de Castilla Guatemala, Costa Maya Mexico, San Juan Puerto
Rico, St. Thomas USVI, St. Johns Antigua and Barbuda, Castries St.
Lucia, Soufriere Bay, Williamstad Curacao, Oranjstad Aruba, and
George Town Grand Cayman.