Travel Professional from The Cruise Authority in Marietta, Ga., Wins Holland America Line’s ‘Explore 4’ Sweepstakes

Group Manager Mila Kopcsik wins a seven-day cruise for two in a suite

Seattle, Wash., Jan. 15, 2015 – Group Manager Mila Kopcsik from The Cruise Authority travel agency in Marietta, Ga., is the winner of Holland America Line’s “Explore 4” sweepstakes for travel professionals. Her prize is a seven-day cruise for two in a suite to Europe, Alaska, Canada/New England, Bermuda or the Caribbean on any Holland America Line ship.

Kopcsik was one of thousands of travel professionals to make an “Explore 4” booking. The “Explore 4” savings program featured four exceptional offers on select 2015 and 2016 sailings, enticing travel professionals to encourage their clients to book early last fall.

“Congratulations to Mila on winning the Explore 4 sweepstakes, and we’re looking forward to hosting her on an upcoming cruise in a fantastic suite,” said Eva Jenner, Holland America Line’s vice president, North America field, charter and incentive sales. “The Explore 4 bookings were exceptional during the sweepstakes, and we thank all of our travel professional partners for their continued loyalty and support.”

ReadySetSail Wave Promotion & Sweepstakes Open Now!
Holland America Line also is featuring its ReadySetSail promotion and sweepstakes during the wave booking period. The promotion enables guests to take advantage of special offers, including an onboard spending credit for suite guests that can be put toward a variety of shipboard experiences.
Travel professionals who make ReadySetSail booking by February 28, 2015, automatically will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a seven-day cruise for two in a suite with a choice of one of these summer destinations: Europe, Alaska, Canada/New England or Bermuda. Every booking deposit made is another entry and increases the travel professional’s chance of winning. Travel professionals also may enter the sweepstakes by mail.

For more information on Holland America Line’s cruises and Alaska Land+Sea Journeys, consult a travel professional, call 1-877-SAIL-HAL (1-877-724-5425) or visit

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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; four annual Grand World Voyage; and popular sailings to ports in the Caribbean, Alaska, Mexico, Canada/New England, Europe and Panama Canal. The line currently has a new ship on order from Fincantieri shipyard for delivery in February 2016.

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 Café 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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