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.
Ken Thomas digitalized all the daily programs of the Word cruise 1985.
Links to sites about other liners
Site about the former P&O liner ss Canberra.
ss United States
Large site about America’s biggest and fastest liner; the Big U.
Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth 2.
This famous Cunard liner is now a floating hotel.
Comprehensive history of Cunard’s “Green Goddess”.
Lots of information about the large and well-known liners form the past.
Other maritime links
Up-to-date news and information on cruise ships.
Table Bay Underway Shipping
Huge collection of ship photo’s.
Seagoing tug Elbe
The ocean-going tug Elbe, another piece of Dutch maritime heritage (Dutch only
Artist with a large collection of maritime paintings, including many HAL-works.
Oil paintings and aquarelles of the Dutch (and British) merchant marine. Including “our” Rotterdam!
Of course the ss Rotterdam is included.
About passenger liners
An allround maritime site
Information about the surroundings of the berth of the Rotterdam.
The producer of the film “Ode aan de Rotterdam”
The great orchestra Musical Souvenir plays at least once a year in the theater on board the ss Rotterdam