travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Holland America Line Oosterdam

Oosterdam travel42 Professional Ship Review

This cruise liner from Holland America entered service in mid-2003. Measuring 85,920 tons, she is a sister to the 2002-built Zuiderdam and the second of four ships in the Vista-class series.

While the Oosterdam (pronounced Oh-ster-dam and signifying the east compass direction) is somewhat toned down from the colorful Zuiderdam, she, too, is designed to attract younger passengers, families and repeat passengers who desire a more sedate experience than the partying megaships provide.

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