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Cadiz - Fountain & Nieuw Amsterdam

Port Call – Exploring Cadiz, Spain

Whenever you are travelling, there are factors that are outside of your control. One of those factors is the weather and today that has been the cause of a little change to the plans for the cruise. Today the…

Nieuw Amsterdam Behind the Scenes - Bridge

Nieuw Amsterdam Behind The Scenes Tour

The first two ports of call in the Azores Islands were fantastic. First a visit to Horta and the following day Ponta Delgada. However, there was still another 700 miles (1,100 km) for the Ms Nieuw Amsterdam to travel…

Ponta Delgada - Main Square, Old Town Gates & Church

Port Call – Ponta Delgada, Azores

Today is the second port of call in the Azore Islands. After departing Horta last night, we travelled a reasonably short distance to the island of São Miguel. The port of call today is the city of Ponta Delgada. I…

MS Nieuw Amsterdam

Exploring Holland America Line MS Nieuw Amsterdam

Today is the sixth day onboard Holland America Line’s Nieuw Amsterdam for my Transatlantic Cruise. The first couple of days were a little rough as we followed a Low-Pressure system across the Atlantic. However, the past couple of days…

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