Departing Ha Long Shipyard in Vietnam earlier, the 100-guest yacht is headed to Aqaba in Jordan to welcome guests on board its inaugural sailing on March 11th.
With the launch of its first superyacht, Emerald Azzurra, scheduled for January, Emerald Cruises has made appointments for two key onboard senior management positions – including a British captain.
Following its recent successful return to the Douro and Rhine rivers, Emerald Cruises will next week celebrate the return to its third river of the season – the Danube.
Two new itineraries will take guests on voyages which include the Middle Eastern country, a new and exciting addition to Emerald Cruises’ expansive list of destinations.
Both the Scenic and Emerald cruise lines will resume their original Douro schedules, offering eight-day round-trips from Porto exploring the sun-drenched vineyards and postcard-worthy towns.
The Emerald Cruises portfolio includes award-winning river cruises operating across Europe and south-east Asia, a chartered river ship in Russia, as well as yacht cruising in the Adriatic Sea.
The brand new ocean-going super yacht Emerald Azzurra from Emerald Cruises has floated out at the Halong Shipbuilding Company in Vietnam.
Emerald Waterways has entered the yacht cruising market with the launch of its first custom built 100-guest ocean-going super yacht, Emerald Azzurra. The vessel is to be launched under the newly formed Emerald Yacht Cruises brand.
Emerald Waterways has announced the hiring of Michael Schnur to serve as Brand Manager for the company’s US and Canadian markets. Schnur will be responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing of Europe’s newest river cruise line, launching April 2014. He will also work on the development and implementation of the company’s travel agent training and sales programs.