Compagnie Du Ponant Welcomes Le Soleal

French small-ship line Compagnie du Ponant has taken delivery of its third luxury yacht, Le Soleal. Her godmother, Kiki Tauck Mahar, joined company officials and other dignitaries in Venice over the weekend for the maiden voyage.   Built by Italian shipbuilders Fincantieri, the vessel is designed to offer passengers a unique yachting experience and becomes … Continue reading

Tauck Partners Compagnie Du Ponant For Southeast Asian Cruise

American travel and river cruise operator Tauck has teamed up again with French small-ship cruise line Compagnie du Ponant to offer a new 16-day Southeast Asian land and sea itinerary in October and November 2013. Taking place aboard the new Le Soleal, scheduled to launch this summer in Italy, the journey explores the metropolises of … Continue reading