Dutch cruising guide: Exploring the nether-Netherlands

Boating is a way of life in the Netherlands, where water occupies a significant proportion of the country’s surface area. Behind Holland’s North Sea flood defences lies an extraordinary network of canals, sounds, lakes, grand estuaries and rivers alive with ships and barges on an impressive scale. Since the notorious…

Day 1 – Holland

The MBM Holland cruise gets off with a bang. The fleet for the Holland cruise congregates in Ramsgate after a troublesome day at sea for most of us