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

Road To Mandalay Returns To Cruise Irrawady River

Following an extensive refurbishment, Orient Express’ Road to Mandalay river cruiser has returned to service on the Irrawady River in Myanmar, sailing between Bagan and Mandalay. The vessel’s remodelling was led by French-born and Laos-based architect Francoise Geck, with work carried out by local craftsmen.   Road to Mandalay now features larger cabins, ensuring more space for the … Continue reading