SEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2013 -- Holland America Line recently completed the addition of the line's casual Italian restaurant Canaletto and transformed the Lido Terrace into an enclosed Wintergarden aboard ms Prinsendam.
Named for the famous
18th-century Venetian artist, the award-winning Canaletto is located in
the Wintergarden, which is adjacent to the Lido dining area. The
restaurant serves classic Italian fare with tableside service for dinner
only, and reservations are encouraged. With the addition of the eatery
to Prinsendam, Canaletto is now on all 15 ships in the Holland America Line fleet.
"We continue to invest in our fleet and the onboard experience to offer the best premium cruise experience," said Richard Meadows, executive vice president, marketing, sales and guest programs. "Prinsendam has
one of our most loyal followings, so the new Wintergarden and popular
Canaletto will certainly be appreciated by our guests."
In addition to Canaletto, the 835-guest Prinsendam's aft Lido
terrace was enclosed and remodeled into a covered Wintergarden. The new
area increased the dining capacity of the Lido and provides the venue
for Canaletto. The ship also received other cosmetic enhancements during
its dry-dock in Freeport, Bahamas, including new balcony decking and balcony dividers.
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About Holland America Line [a division of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE: CCL and CUK)] Holland
America Line's fleet of 15 ships offers more than 500 cruises to 415
ports in 98 countries, territories or dependencies. One- to 110-day
itineraries visit all seven continents and highlights include
Antarctica, South America, Australia/New Zealand and Asia voyages; a Grand World Voyage; and popular sailings to ports in the Caribbean, Bermuda, Alaska, Mexico, Canada/New England, Europe and Panama Canal. The line currently has a new ship on order from Fincantieri shipyard for delivery in fall 2015.
Fleetwide, the company features Signature of Excellence enhancements, a commitment totaling more than $500 million,
that showcase the Culinary Arts Center presented by Food & Wine
magazine — a state-of-the-art onboard show kitchen where more than 60
celebrated guest chefs and culinary experts provide cooking
demonstrations and classes — Explorations Cafe powered by The New York
Times, Digital Workshop powered by Windows, teens-only activity areas
and all new stateroom amenities highlighted by flat-panel TVs and plush
Euro-top Mariner's Dream Beds.
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