Mag editors set sail
with The Bliss Project founder Lori Harder, Functional Life Coach™ Mastin Kipp,
Unplug Meditation teacher Christina Huntington and
Ann Louise Gittleman
Wash., Aug. 13, 2018 — When Holland America
Line's O, The Oprah
Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruise sets sail for the Caribbean
Oct. 28, 2018, aboard Nieuw
Amsterdam, guests are in for an inspiring week with some of the
magazine's editors and world's leading visionaries.
Senior Editor Molly Simms and Beauty Director Brian Underwood from O, The Oprah Magazine
will be cruising along with "The First Lady of Nutrition" Ann Louise Gittleman,
Unplug Meditation teacher Christina Huntington, best-selling author and
transformational speaker Lori Harder and Functional Life Coach™ creator Mastin
Kipp. Special programming during the roundtrip Fort Lauderdale cruise will
allow guests to gain insight and knowledge from this team of thought leaders
and learn from their expertise.
"The Adventure of Your Life Cruises offer an incredible opportunity for our
guests to connect with and be inspired by experts who focus on
self-transformation, which goes hand in hand with travel," said Orlando
Ashford, president of Holland America Line. "We have an exciting group of O, The Oprah Magazine editors
and guest speakers on board for this cruise, and there's still plenty of time
to join us for a thought-provoking and memorable experience."
Activities and Events on the Adventure of Your Life Cruise to the Caribbean
nutritionist guru to focus on lessons in wellness, healthy eating habits
and tips to feel great.
Meditation's Christina Huntington who will take guests on a path of
meaningful meditation at Just Breathe.
The Oprah Magazine editors will go behind the scenes
at The Making of O
and present beauty advice at O, Beautiful!
items from Oprah's Favorite Things will be available for purchase onboard
at The O Shop.
Meet the Adventure of Your Life Cruise O,
The Oprah Magazine editors and thought leaders:
Molly Simms, Senior
Editor — Onboard Host of The Making of O, The Oprah Magazine
Simms is the senior editor at O,
The Oprah Magazine, where she writes and edits feature stories on
incredible women across the country. In the course of reporting stories
she has climbed a mountain, toured a garbage museum and learned blacksmithing.
She has had previous stints at Entertainment
Magazine and Kirkus
Brian Underwood — Onboard Host of O, Beautiful!
Underwood is the beauty director for O,
The Oprah Magazine and winner of the 2016 Fragrance Foundation
Award for Editorial Excellence in Fragrance Coverage (the first non-fashion
title awarded that honor in more than 30 years!). With more than 13 years of
experience covering beauty and style for national publications, Underwood
brings a special focus on uncovering science and evidence-based solutions.
Ann Louise Gittleman
— Onboard Host of Let's Eat!
Gittleman is undisputedly "The First Lady of Nutrition." As a nutrition
visionary and health pioneer, she has fearlessly stood on the front lines of
diet and detox, the environment, and women's health. Described by Self Magazine as one
of the Top Ten Notable Nutritionists in the United States, Gittleman has
benefitted thousands of nutritionists, health coaches and practitioners with
her work. A New York
Times bestselling author, she wrote "Radical Metabolism."
Lori Harder, Author
and Transformational Speaker
Harder is a speaker, podcast host and best-selling author who is regularly
featured on the covers of Oxygen,
STRONG and Health
& Fitness magazines. She has helped thousands connect with
their soul, transform their bodies, empower their minds, gain financial
independence and fall in love with themselves and their lives. Harder's debut
book, "A Tribe Called Bliss," helps women find their "tribe" — a support system
to help navigate life's challenges. She is the founder of The Bliss Project, a
women's empowerment retreat; the Bliss Habit online course for mental transformation;
and the Body and Soul Program, including e-courses, meal guides and a large
online workout membership community.
Christina Huntington, Onboard Host of Just Breathe
As a second generation meditation teacher, Christina has been meditating her
entire life and has studied with many transformational healing mentors from an
early age. Christina leads packed classes at the Unplug Meditation Studios in
Los Angeles and is a top teacher on the Unplug: Guided Meditation app used in
more than 82 countries and seen by millions. Her classes are grounded and
accessible, allowing clients to tune into their own inner voice and guidance
and gaining the tools to make empowered choices while having fun along the way.
Functional Life Coach™
Mastin Kipp is an author, renowned public speaker and creator of Functional
Life Coaching™, an innovative new method for high performance that identifies
and resolves emotional blocks that prevent us from living our best lives. His
best-selling books "Daily Love" and "Claim Your Power" are featured in Well+Good and Huffington Post, and
he has appeared on Fox, ABC, "CBS News," and Oprah's "Super Soul Sunday." Oprah
Winfrey called Kipp a "thought leader for the next generation" and named him
one of 100 awakened leaders who are using their voices and talents to elevate
humanity. Through his writing, online courses, in-person seminars and
international retreats, Kipp has worked with more than two million people in
more than 100 countries around the world.
The seven-day Eastern Caribbean cruise aboard Nieuw Amsterdam sails roundtrip Fort
Lauderdale and visits Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; St.
Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; and Holland America Line's award-winning private
island Half Moon Cay in the Bahamas. Fares for the Oct. 28 Adventure of
Your Life Cruise to the Caribbean start at $599 per person, double occupancy.
Taxes, fees and port expenses are additional.
Holland America Line
The Oprah Magazine
Holland America Line and O,
The Oprah Magazine's exclusive partnership unites the soul-stirring
power of travel with O's
deep commitment to connection and personal growth. To further enhance the
programming, more than 300 Holland America Line cruises sailing in North
America this year offer a variety of engaging activities developed with the
magazine's editors including meditation, exercise, healthy eating and more. O's Reading Room is
available on all ships and itineraries.
For more information about Holland America Line, contact a travel professional,
call 1-877-SAIL-HAL (1-877-724-5425) or visit hollandamerica.com/OprahMag.
Photos are available at https://www.cruiseimagelibrary.com/c/pxnintwe.
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Holland America Line [a division of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE:
CCL and CUK)]
Holland America Line's fleet of 14 ships offers more than 500 cruises to more
than 400 ports in 98 countries, territories or dependencies around the world.
From shorter getaways to 113-day itineraries, the company's cruises visit all
seven continents, with highlights including Antarctica explorations, South
America circumnavigations, Cuba cruises and exotic Australia/New Zealand and
Asia voyages; four annual Grand Voyages; and popular sailings to the Caribbean,
Alaska, Mexico, Canada & New England, Europe and the Panama Canal. The
line welcomed Koningsdam
in 2016 and has a second Pinnacle-class ship,
Nieuw Statendam, to
be delivered in December 2018. A third Pinnacle-class ship is due for delivery
The company is undergoing $300 million in brand enhancements to secure its
position as the leader in premium cruising. Fleetwide, the ships feature
innovative initiatives and a diverse range of enriching experiences focused on
destination immersion and personalized travel. Guests can expand their
knowledge through an exclusive partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine; during an
America's Test Kitchen show; at Explorations Café presented by The New York Times;
and by taking a Digital Workshop powered by Windows. Outstanding entertainment
fills each evening at venues including Lincoln Center Stage, Billboard Onboard
and B.B. King's Blues Club. The dining experience can be savored at a variety
of restaurants with menus that feature selections from Holland America Line's
esteemed Culinary Council, comprising world-famous chefs who design dishes
exclusively for our guests.