Avalon Waterways, AmaWaterways Add New Ships

As river cruising continues to gain popularity with travellers, operators are introducing new vessels plying European rivers. Avalon Waterways launched the 166-passenger Avalon Vista and the 128-passenger Avalon Visionary, while AmaWaterways christens the new AmaCerto today.   2 More Suite Ships for Avalon Waterways Named at a dual ceremony in the Netherlands, the Avalon Vista and Avalon Visionary … 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