Azipods entangled in illegal fishing nets
The "Eurodam" got stuck in San Diego for 24 hours on April 29, 2019, after a bunch of illegal fishing nets got entangled in the azipods as she returned from her latest cruise to Hawaii. Scuba divers were called to cut away the nets which took all day t. The ship was due to sail to Seattle to begin her summer Alaska cruising season. The cruise line said that this delay will not impact any of her sailings.
Hurricane changed cruise ship itinerary
Eurodam’s sailing to the Mexican Riviera that began on Oct 21, 2018, will instead now sail northward along the coast of California with calls in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Catalina Island and Ensenada, Mexico due to the Hurricane Willa. The cruise line said that, given the itinerary changes, all guests will receive a future cruise credit and shipboard credit.
Holland America ship Eurodam to offer extended Hawaii voyages
Holland America Line is to offer nine extended Hawaii itineraries onboard two of its cruise ships between autumn 2018 and spring 2019. Both Eurodam and Amsterdam will sail a series of 16- to 20-day voyages to various destinations in Hawaii, departing from ports in Seattle, Washington; Vancouver, British Columbia; and San Diego and Los Angeles, California. The ships will take guests to Hilo, Nawiliwili, Lahaina and Kona, with most itineraries featuring an overnight call in Honolulu.Upload News