Avalon Waterways Introduces Suite Ship To Myanmar

River cruise operator Avalon Waterways is beginning sailings in Myanmar with the launch of its first ship in the country. Part of an ambitious Southeast Asian expansion, the new Avalon Myanmar is set to cruise the idyllic Irrawaddy River and introduces the Suite Ship concept to the region.   Built by local craftsmen to reflect … Continue reading

Wildlife Reserves Singapore Opens River Safari

Wildlife Reserves Singapore, the operator of the award-winning Singapore Zoo, Jurong Bird Park and Night Safari, has soft-opened the 12-hectare River Safari. Situated in Singapore’s Mandai district, the latest addition to its portfolio of eco-parks is the first and only river-themed wildlife park in Asia, dedicated to the conservation of river habitats, which are disappearing … Continue reading

Singapore’s New River Safari Opens First Attraction

River Safari, Singapore’s upcoming wildlife attraction, opened its first attraction today with a special preview of the new Giant Panda Forest ahead of the park’s official launch. The Southeast Asian city-state’s Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office Mr. S Iswaran, former President Mr. S R Nathan and Chinese Ambassador Mr. Wei Wei joined invited guests, … Continue reading

Holland America Line Announces 2012/2013 South America Deployment

Holland America Line has announced the deployment of the ms Maasdam, ms Prinsendam and the ms Veendam to South America for the 2012/2013 winter cruise season. Together, the 3 ships will offer a range of popular itineraries ranging from 13 to 68 nights and visiting major ports on the continent, as well as explorations of … Continue reading