This year marks 100 years since the start of World War I and 70 years since the D-Day landings and in commemoration, cruise lines have created a wide selection of special itineraries and excursions.
Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways is to donate the entire art collection from one of its ships, AmaLegro, to a home for retired senior citizens in Normandy. The artwork, consisting of 53 reproductions of Impressionist paintings, will be delivered to the Residence Saint Jean retirement home in Bosc-le-Hard this month.
AmaWaterways proudly announces the release of its new 2014 Africa Safaris & Wildlife Cruise brochure. The brochure provides complete details about AmaWaterways’ one-of-a-kind program in Africa, with four different land safari itineraries – Discover Africa, Stars of South Africa, Rivers & Rails of Africa and Golden Trails of East Africa – all which include a wildlife river safari on Botswana’s Chobe River.
Family-owned and operated river cruise line AmaWaterways today announced a robust list of new developments for its 2013 and 2014 seasons, including new pricing, itineraries, discounts, ships, amenities, land programs, theme cruises and marketing tools.
AmaWaterways is proud to announce its exclusive Culinary Delights – Bites & Sights tours featuring cooking classes, walking tours and tastings on select European itineraries. From choosing local produce to preparing regional specialties such as the Bulgarian dish ‘banista’ and smoked salmon rolled with ‘cervelle de canuts’, AmaWaterways passengers can polish their cooking skills and explore the region’s flavors and culture.
AmaWaterways proudly announces that Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) President Christine Duffy is to be the godmother of its newest ship, the AmaCerto. Duffy is entrusted to guide the AmaCerto and will bless it at the christening ceremony in Vilshofen, Germany on May 16, 2012.
AmaWaterways proudly announces its 2013 season across Europe, Africa, Russia, Vietnam and Cambodia featuring four new itineraries and two new ships. With new itineraries in France, Spain and Portugal, AmaWaterways has expanded to 15 ships and 25 itineraries to provide unforgettable experiences across the globe to its guests.
To celebrate the debut of the AmaDagio on its first cruise on the Rhone, AmaWaterways’ President and Co-Owner Rudi Schreiner and Executive Vice President and Co-Owner Kristin Karst will host a President’s Wine Cruise on the maiden wine cruise.
For the first time AmaWaterways is offering UK guests a wine themed river cruise hosted by a British celebrity, when British wine critic, journalist and television personality Jilly Goolden comes on board the cruise line’s luxurious AmaDolce for a Danube cruise from Vilshofen to Budapest on 14th November 2011.
For those with aspirations beyond cruising the Danube and Rhine luxury river cruise operator AMAWATERWAYS’ has a new seven night cruise along the Mekong River through Vietnam and Cambodia.