Record-Breaking Christening For Viking River

Viking River cemented its leadership position in river cruising with the christening of its latest batch of ships. The line surpassed its own record for the most number of ships christened in one day when it named 16 identical, 190-passenger Longship river boats over a 24-hour period across 3 countries.   The central christening event … Continue reading

Tauck Adds New Riverboat To Fleet

Conneticut-based tour operator Tauck has added a fourth new riverboat to its growing fleet, in a ceremony attended by 3 generations of Tauck family members, dignitaries, special guests and company executives. The ms Treasures is the company’s fourth river cruiser in 5 years and was named by godmother Robin Tauck earlier this week in Cologne. … Continue reading

AmaWaterways To Reposition Ship To Rhone River

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways has announced it will reposition the 148-passenger ms AmaDagio to the Rhone River in Southern France, replacing the older ms Swiss Pearl. The ship will operate 7-night voyages between Arles and Lyon in late March 2012, as part of a larger 15-day Provence & Spain itinerary that includes 3 nights in … Continue reading