Avalon Waterways has christened its 14th Suite Ship in Europe. Acting as the ship’s godmother, Meredith Vieira – 15-time Emmy Award-winning host, executive producer and anchor – led the christening ceremony.
Pushing the river cruise boundaries once again, in 2013, Avalon Waterways is introducing Avalon Choice(SM) – an entirely new concept in river cruising. Avalon Choice gives river cruisers the freedom to personalize their cruise, from beginning to end.
Avalon Waterways is preparing to invite travelers aboard three unique ships on four new itineraries in Egypt and Southeast Asia.
Inspired to create a different kind of river cruise experience – one that embraces and celebrates everything special about the travel style – every year, Avalon Waterways has unveiled innovations to enhance cruisers’ experiences.
On Friday, Avalon Waterways unveiled and christened the Avalon Luminary in Hoorn, a Netherlands fishing village. Kristi Jones, president of Virtuoso, a worldwide network of upscale travel agencies, served as the ship’s godmother.
Avalon Waterways’ latest addition to their expanding fleet is the Creativity, christened Saturday, August 8 in Volendam, a Netherlands fishing village. The Creativity marks the company’s eighth new ship in Europe since 2004, each averaging just two years in age.
Avalon Waterways, to create the 18-day Fascinating China & Mongolia with Yangtze River Cruise program, one of several new soft adventure itineraries being launched by the Globus family of brands in 2009. Victoria cruises is the exclusive provider of Yangtze River cruise segments for every applicable Avalon Waterways departure.