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French Polynesia – A Bucket List Cruise

French Polynesia is a series of over 100 islands in the South Pacific which are divided into five groups called the Society Islands, the Tuamotu Archipelago, the Gambier Islands, the Marquesas Islands and the Austral Islands. This region is rich in culture and tradition as well as beauty and tranquility. And the only way to take it all in is to cruise the region. Your Choices Cruises in French Polynesia can range from 7 days to 20 or more days depending on your desired destinations. In addition Read more [...]

Getting to Know the Holland America Cruise Line

The Holland America Cruise Line is certainly steeped in history and tradition, as it dates back to 1873. Though the line is now a part of the Carnival Corporation, it is still very reminiscent of its Dutch heritage. Afternoon tea is still offered each day by staff members who are mostly of Indonesian lineage, as Indonesia was formerly a Dutch colony. The majority of the HAL fleet consists of mid-sized ships with only a few of the newest additions offering a capacity in excess of 2000 passengers. Read more [...]