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Kathy Shoaf

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All Senior and Accessible Cruise Events will include …

1. Dedicated Cruise Support Team staff will be ON THE SHIP from Elite Cruises And Vacations LLC.
2. Activities and social events specifically geared to our group.
3. Daily agenda of activities to be incorporated into the daily activity schedule of Holland America Cruise Line.
4. Group Welcome cocktail party.
5. Group dinner seating available every evening. Cruisers are not required to dine with the group.
6. Optional group shore excursions in each port escorted by a staff member of the Cruise Support team. (shore excursions are at an additional cost)
7. Pre-cruise group hotel with Cruise Support Team staff to meet and greet you upon arrival and manage transportation to the cruise departure port. (hotel at additional cost)

All cabins on the ship can be retrofitted to be accessible.
Elevated toilet seats, shower chairs, detachable showerheads. can be added to any cabin. at NO additional cost.
Mobility devices such as power scooters can be rented at a per item fee and delivered directly to your stateroom.

The Cruise Support Team Staff are not permitted to provide any medical care. Cruise guests must be able to manage their own personal care needs, mobility about the ship and in port and medication management. Elite Cruises and Vacations LLC can assist cruise guests in obtaining personal caregiver services to provide assistance at an additional cost.

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Senior and Accessible Cruise Events 2018

Holland America Line

Sydney Museum House
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7 Day New England Historic Coast Round Trip from Boston, MA

On the Maasdam Holland America Line

"Wonder the Historic coasts of Portland Maine, St John, Halifax, and Sydney. "

Day 0: May 12, 2018 Departs 05:00 PM
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Day 1: May 13, 2018 Arrives 08:00 AM Departs 04:00 PM
Portland, Maine, US
Day 2: May 14, 2018 Arrives 08:00 AM Departs 02:00 PM
Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Day 3: May 15, 2018 Arrives 08:00 AM Departs 05:00 PM
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Day 4: May 16, 2018, Arrives 08:00 AM Departs 06:00 PM
Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Day 5: May 17, 2018
Day 6: May 18, 2018 Arrives 08:00 AM Departs 05:00 PM
Bar Harbor, Maine, USTRNW
Day 7: May 19, 2018, Arrives 07:00 AM
Boston, Massachusetts, US

Maasdam Ship - Holland American Cruise Maasdam Dining Room New England Itinerary


7 Day Bermuda Round Trip From Cape Liberty, NJ

On the Celebrity Summit Celebrity Cruises

June 10, 2018

Cruise to Bermuda on the amazing Celebrity Summit.
The Celebrity Summit reached the peak of modern luxury with a grand makeover in March 2016. Our first Rooftop Terrace provides a chic new way to experience the great outdoors with creative cocktails, favorite snacks, and movies alfresco. Craving Italian? Tuscan Grille serves up fresh pasta and succulent dry-aged steaks. Enjoy an unordinary dinner at the innovative Qsine®, then top off the night with a chilled Peartini at the ice-topped Martini Bar. The Penthouse and Royal suites have limmering new marble touches, elegant fixtures, plush seating, and more. Celebrity Summit has the privilege of being captained by first American woman to command a cruise ship, Captain Kate McCue.

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Celebrity Cruises

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7 Day Alaskan Explorer Round Trip from Seattle, WA

On the MS Amersterdam Holland America Line

July 29, 2018

Multi-Generational, Bucket-List Adventure.
Bring your loved ones to experience the last great frontier.
Activities for all ages. Easily accessible moderate sized ship. The Amsterdam features rich, dark woods and a collection of nautical art that creates a classic maritime ambiance. The photo shop, gift shops and Ocean Bar are centered around a three-story atrium, and there's a casino, showroom, movie theater, library and several lounges. The ship boasts the line's signature Lido Deck, with pools, bar, and casual Lido Restaurant serving breakfast and lunch buffets. For the best views, head to the Crow's Nest, an observation lounge high atop the ship. One of the most unique features is the Culinary Arts Center, a state-of-the-art show kitchen with plasma video screens and cooking display counters -- a must-see for food and wine enthusiasts. The Amsterdam has an all-suite deck with accommodations ranging from 525 to more than 1,000 square feet; passengers on this deck have access to full concierge services and a private lounge. Twenty-five percent of the staterooms have verandas with glass balustrades, which provide an unobstructed view.

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Alaska Map


7 Day Mexican Riviera Round Trip from San Diego, CA

On the MS Eurozam Holland America Line

October 21, 2018

Relax in peaceful luxury. Enjoy the Pampering of "American Senior Cruise Experiences"
Bring your friends let's CELEBRATE Life...

The first of Holland America's Signature-class ships, Eurodam features ten staterooms offering dramatic views from floor-to-ceiling and wall-to-wall windows. Guests can relax in the expanded Greenhouse Spa and Salon, which features thermal suites and a hydropool, or enjoy the largest gymnasium ever built for Holland America. For younger passengers, there is a youth facility that includes the teens-only Loft. One of the most unique features is the Culinary Arts Center, a state-of-the-art show kitchen with plasma video screens and cooking display counters -- a must-see for food and wine enthusiasts. The Crow’s Nest provides bird’s-eye views, accompanied with specialty coffees, Internet access, and music listening stations. Eighty-six percent of the ship’s staterooms have ocean views, and almost 70% of those have balconies. Other amenities include a video arcade, casino, and a variety of restaurants, bars, and lounges.

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Mexico Pacific Coast Eurodam Cruising 101
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Cabo San Lucas Getty Dinning Room Playing Games
Tropical Pool Map Multi Generational Cruise


Holland America Line

This ship is ready for your New Year's Celebration in the warmth of the Caribbean.

The Koningsdam is full of surprises.
Don’t be surprised at how, well, surprised you are when you first step onboard Holland America Koningsdam. (Fun fact: koning means “king” in Dutch.) The line’s newest, biggest, and most luxurious ship is meant to be a game changer. And it definitely lives up to the hype.


7 Day Tropical Caribbean Holiday New Year from Fort Lauderdale, FL to the Eastern Caribbean

On the MS Koningsdam Holland America Line

December 28, 2018

Celebrate The New Year in World Class Luxury.Enjoy friends and family of all ages.
HOLIDAY FESTIVITIES: Festive decorations, Holiday trees, wreaths and twinkling lights are everywhere.
Favorite Holiday Fare: Feast on Turkey, Goose, Eggnog and other holiday goodies, even a holiday-themed Royal Dutch High Tea.
Parties: Celebrate at a festive New Year's Eve Ball.
Fun for the kids: Children can enjoy holiday crafts and grand new adventures.

"Let's Enjoy Life's Experiences At Their Best!"

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Upper Deck of Ship Ship Itinerary
Two Ladies Enjoying Cruise Palm Tree and Sea People in a Pool Ship in Harbor

Main Dining Room - Holland America Culinary Arts Center


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