Links to sites about the ss Rotterdam and the Holland America Line:

De Rotterdam BV
The owner of the steamship Rotterdam.

Holland America Line
The official site.

Vereniging “De Lijn”
The association for former and current HAL-employees and other interested people.

Willem’s Maritieme Paginas
Lots of information and pictures of HAL-ships.

The Unofficial HAL Homepage
Large site with just about everything about The Holland America Line.

http://thomasphotographicimages.zenfolio.com/p149870130#h82257739

Ken Thomas digitalized all the daily programs of the Word cruise 1985.

Links to sites about other liners

ss Canberra
Site about the former P&O liner ss Canberra.

ss United States
Large site about America’s biggest and fastest liner; the Big U.

QE2 homepage
Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth 2.

Queen Mary
This famous Cunard liner is now a floating hotel.

RMS Caronia
Comprehensive history of Cunard’s “Green Goddess”.

LostLiners
Lots of information about the large and well-known liners form the past.

 

Links to maritime museums

Scheepvaartmuseum Amsterdam
The Netherlands maritime museum in Amsterdam

Maritiem Museum Rotterdam
Beautiful site of the Maritime Museum in Rotterdam

Scheepvaartboekhandel
A large assortment of maritime books, cards, cut-out models etc.

Other maritime links

Maritime Matters
Up-to-date news and information on cruise ships.

Table Bay Underway Shipping
Huge collection of ship photo’s.

http://www.zeesleperelbe.nl
The ocean-going tug Elbe, another piece of Dutch maritime heritage (Dutch only

Frans Romeijnsen
Artist with a large collection of maritime paintings, including many HAL-works.

Hans Breeman
Oil paintings and aquarelles of the Dutch (and British) merchant marine. Including “our” Rotterdam!

Maritime memories
Of course the ss Rotterdam is included.

Ocean-Liner-Society
About passenger liners

 

Overige links:

Katendrecht Rotterdam
Information about the surroundings of the berth of the Rotterdam.

NGN Produkties
The producer of the film “Ode aan de Rotterdam”

http://www.musicalsouvenir.nl

The great orchestra Musical Souvenir plays at least once a year in the theater on board the ss Rotterdam