Disney cruises with AMAWaterways in 2016

A family Danube cruise with Disney in 2016

In what is certainly exciting news for families wanting to experience a river cruise, Adventures in Disney, a part of the Walt Disney company which offers exciting family holidays to a wide choice of destinations around the globe, has just announced its first-ever river cruise itineraries. Adventures in Disney has partnered with award-winning AmaWaterways to […]

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Experience Europe's Christmas Markets on a river cruise

Experience Europe’s Christmas markets on a river cruise

Christmas might seem like a distant memory as we arrive in the middle of spring, but for all those who love the magic of the festive season, now is the perfect time to start planning your Christmas river cruise to explore the colourful Christmas markets of Europe. Europe’s world-renowned Christmas markets offer the perfect place […]

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AMA Waterways

Explore Bordeaux with AMAWaterways

If you’re looking to book a river cruise in 2016 and you love your French wine, then AMAWaterways is the perfect line to choose, as it is offering a total of 22 itineraries which explore Bordeaux in what is to be the first year that AMA will visit the celebrated wine-growing region. Starting in spring […]

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Winter Palace, Vienna Uniworld

Uniworld christens SS Maria Theresa

Last week was quite the week for ship christenings, with Uniworld Boutique River Collection launching its brand new ship, the 150-passenger SS Maria Theresa in Amsterdam. Fittingly for this most regal of river cruise ships, she was christened by none other than Princess Anita von Hohenburg, who is a direct descendant of the lady she […]

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viking river cruises

Viking christens 12 new vessels

It already has the biggest fleet currently cruising some of the world’s most celebrated rivers, but that didn’t stop Viking River Cruises from christening another 12 brand new vessels recently, bringing the line’s total number of ships to 60. Rain certainly couldn’t dampen spirits in Amsterdam on Tuesday March 24, where eight of the ships […]

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Uniworld unveils look of new Super Ship SS Maria Theresa

Titan partner and boutique river cruise specialist Uniworld has just revealed a tantalising first look at the design of its newest Super Ship, SS Maria Theresa, which will set sail on March 28 this year, on the line’s European Jewels Budapest to Amsterdam sailing. The ultra-stylish vessel will cater to 150 passengers and has been […]

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Experience a Tauck river cruise

New Tauck ship names announced

Award-winning river cruise line Tauck has recently announced the names of its two new vessels, which are set to join the fleet in 2016. Accurately summing up both the line’s stylish ships and the experiences they offer, the two Inspiration Class vessels will be named Grace and Joy – the winning entries in a contest […]

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Salzburg in Austria

Salzburg is alive with the Sound of Music

Arguably Rogers and Hammerstein’s most famous musical and the last one they worked on together, The Sound of Music is forever part of our lives thanks to the hugely successful film adaption starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. 2015 marks 50 years since the film made its debut on the silver screen and the captivating […]

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river cruise FAQ

Answering your river cruise questions

As river cruises continue to grow in popularity, more itineraries are being created and more ships are being built to take passengers on them. That said, though there are surely some seasoned river cruisers among you there are also plenty of people who are yet to enter the world of river cruising. With that in […]

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arles river cruise

Exploring the Roman Empire on a river cruise

When it comes to exploring Roman history, the first place most of us think of is probably Rome itself, where world-famous landmarks like the Colosseum and the Pantheon help ensure that Italy’s capital attracts millions of visitors each year. Of course, the Romans’ influence extended much further than the architecture of their capital and this […]

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