Bob - - trading the Oasis for the Statendam will definitely be a different experience. HAL does tend to more quiet and sedate - - you will find the shows in the lounge, the piano bar, dancing in the Queens Lounge, Crows Nest and disco, and of course a casino. But no multiple "night club" type enterrainment. That being said - I've been on HAL cruises that have had large groups of party-ers . . . to both you and Marsha, I'm interested in your feed-back on the ship and cruise - I'm looking at it for 2011.... I've extremely envious...