Oprah Winfrey flew into Juneau, Alaska to join the Holland America Line cruise ship Eurodam as a promotion for her Oprah’s Year of Adventure. (See video below)
Oprah was posting both videos and photos of the Alaskan cruise highlights of her cruise on her Queen Sugar Instagram account. Winfrey is executive producer of the television series, Queen Sugar.
The Queen Sugar television series in it’s second season. The series was launched in 2016 and at this time has an IMDB rating of 7.6 out of 10 stars with 2,099 votes submitted.
The description for the series states that Queen Sugar, “Follows the life of three siblings, one brother and two sisters, who, with one of the sister’s teenage son, move to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from their recently departed father – an 800-acre sugarcane farm.”
Winfrey joined the cruise mid-itinerary, during a 7-night Alaskan cruise which embarked from Seattle, Washington at 1600 hours on Saturday, July 8, 2017, according to our Eurodam Cruise Ship Schedule.
Eurodam arrived in Juneau at 1300 hours on Monday, stayed in port until 2200 hours, then sailed onto Glacier Bay National Park, Sitka and Ketchikan in Alaska, then making one last cruise call at Victoria British Columbia Canada before returning to Seattle. See our Alaska Cruise Ship Tracker.
The trip is a partnership between Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine.
The cruise contest promotion states, “To celebrate Oprah’s Year of Adventure, Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine have partnered on an exciting initiative to pair the life-changing wonder of travel with the soulful, inspiring content found in every issue of the magazine. Unifying our shared vision, the O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruises, as well as more than 300 Holland America Line cruises departing from North America, will feature special O-inspired activities that invite our guests to open their minds, change their perspectives and uncover their potential.
Video: Holland America Line: Partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine