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July 06, 2019  •  Leave a Comment

Zaandaam is a medium sized cruise ship, attractively designed. I photographed it off Chebucto Head/Shoal Point, Nova Scotia.

MS Zaandam is a cruise ship owned and operated by Holland America Line, named for the city of Zaandam, Netherlands near Amsterdam. She was built by Italy’s Fincantieri in Venice, and delivered in 2000. Zaandam is part of the Rotterdam class and a sister ship to MS Volendam, MS Rotterdam, and MS Amsterdam. Wikipedia

Length: 778′

Capacity: 1,432 passengers

Crew: 615

Yard number: 6036

ChristenedMay 2000; by Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

Did you know: MS Zaandam was christened by Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, in May 2000.


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