Amsterdam and Rotterdam are sister ships, which sail on world cruises and extended voyages. The most traditional ships in the fleet, their interiors display abundant wood appointments in the public areas on promenade and lower promenade decks and priceless works of art throughout.
The Ocean Bar, Explorer's Lounge, Wajang Theater, and Crow's Nest are familiar lounges to longtime Holland American passengers. Newer additions include the spa's thermal suite, a culinary-arts demonstration center in the theater, Explorations Café, and expansive areas for children and teens. Multimillion-dollar collections of art and artifacts are showcased throughout both vessels. In addition to works commissioned specifically for each ship, Holland America Line celebrates its heritage by featuring antiques and artworks that reflect the theme of worldwide Dutch seafaring history.
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