Cruise HAL to host 100 sales seminars By Tom Stieghorst / August 27, 2013 Share 1 -- Holland America Line said it will hold more than 100 sales seminars between now and the end of October to familiarize agents with its 2014 programs. In particular, travel sellers will hear from their business development managers about the Explore4 early booking incentives for cruises next year. That promotion includes a free drinks package, specialty restaurant dinner, 50% reduced deposits and/or free or reduced fares for third and fourth guests. All four offers can be combine on qualified itineraries booked by Nov. 15, HAL said. A sweepstakes for agents booking through the program has 48 prizes, including four seven-day cruises for two. A list of seminar dates and locations can be found here. Follow Tom Stieghorst on Twitter @tstravelweekly.