Posts Tagged ‘AmaWaterways’

Amawaterways Announces Investment From Certares LP

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

AmaWaterways is pleased to announce that it has closed on an investment from travel and hospitality investor group Certares LP. (more…)

Amawaterways Debuts New Ship With Game-changing Design Concept To Revolutionize River Cruise Industry

Monday, May 15th, 2017

AmaWaterways’ AmaMagna (Rendering, courtesy AmaWaterways)AmaWaterways today (May. 12, 2017) announced plans for AmaMagna, its biggest ship ever to be launched in 2019. AmaMagna represents a new concept specifically designed to elevate the modern luxury market. (more…)

AmaWaterways to Launch World’s Largest River Cruise Ship in 2019

Friday, May 12th, 2017

Following the Wednesday christening of its newest ship, AmaKristina, AmaWaterways has revealed it will launch a new Danube-based river vessel in 2019 that is set to be the largest in the world. (cruisecritic.com)

Amawaterways’ Kristin Karst Christens Namesake Ship, Amakristina

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Video: Celebrating a First Look at the New AmaKristina

AmaWaterways today (May. 10) officially welcomed the company’s newest vessel, AmaKristina, to its fleet with a christening ceremony in Lahnstein, Germany. The namesake of AmaWaterways’ Co-Owner and Executive Vice President Kristin Karst, AmaKristina represents AmaWaterways’ award-winning commitment to innovative ship design and exceptional guest comfort and service. (more…)

Amawaterways Launches 2018 Europe, Asia & Africa Extensive Brochure

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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Offering the latest in river cruising innovation, the company will in 2018 debut its newest ship, AmaLea, eight new itineraries, more wine-themed cruises, a ‘Sip and Sail’ complimentary cocktail hour and an expanded list of active excursions and onboard programs. (more…)

Amawaterways Announces 2017-2018 Wine Cruises Featuring 95 Itineraries Hosted By North American Wine Experts

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

AmaWaterways, the world’s leading river cruise line, celebrates the modern epicurean lifestyle aboard its luxurious ships with the release of its 2017-2018 Wine Cruises Through Europe brochure.

Adventures by Disney Announces 2018 River Cruise Sailings on Rhine and Danube

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

In 2018, Adventures by Disney will be offering 14 river cruises on the Rhine and Danube rivers, including special Beauty and the Beast theme cruises, two adults-only food cruises on the Rhine and a special adults-only cruise on the Danube during Oktoberfest. (cruisecritic.com)

AmaWaterways Considers India for Expansion, Rules Out a Move Into Ocean

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

The AmaPura (Courtesy AmaWaterways)AmaWaterways is considering expansion into less well-known Asian rivers — and has ruled out expanding into ocean cruising. (cruisecritic.com)

Ensemble Inks Preferred Supplier Partnership With AmaWaterways

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

AmadagioEnsemble Travel Group has officially welcomed its newest river cruise partner, AmaWaterways, to the organization’s network of preferred suppliers. (travelagentcentral.com)

Adventures by Disney to Offer Adults-Only Food and Wine River Cruise

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Adventures by Disney is expanding its river cruise offerings by adding a new food and wine themed sailing. The new Rhine River sailing, designed to provide guests with a look into the unique culinary history of four different countries, is the latest addition to the Adventures by Disney River Cruise portfolio. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Featured in Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club 2016 Yearbook

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

AmaWaterways has announced it was recently featured in the Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club’s (RROC) official 2016 yearbook, titled Strive for Perfection. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Named American Express Cruise Supplier of the Year

Saturday, August 13th, 2016

The award recognizes exceptional service and network commitment with a focus on the customer experience. The award announcement was made at the American Express Travel 2016 Preferred Supplier Forum in New York City on July 27. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Names Jerre Fuqua Chief Marketing Officer

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

As CMO, Fuqua will bring together the line’s strategic and tactical marketing teams in order to optimize communications across all media channels, with a special focus on the travel trade, AmaWaterways said. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Unveils New Chef’s Table Tasting Menu

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

AmaWaterways recently announced that it has enhanced its onboard culinary offerings, revamping the menu in its signature Chef’s Table Restaurant. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways to Open New UK Corporate Office

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

AmaWaterways has announced plans for the opening of a new sales and marketing office in the United Kingdom. The office, located in Guildford, Surrey, will officially open on September 1, and will be led by Stuart Perl. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways, Backroads Expand Active River Cruises for 2017

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Building on a partnership that launched in 2015, AmaWaterways and Backroads have announced an expanded lineup of active river cruise departures for 2017. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Christens Newest River Cruise Ship in Germany

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

AmaWaterways christened its newest ship, AmaViola, Wednesday, in the Bavarian town of Vilshofen. (cruisecritic.com)

AmaWaterways Hosts Expedia CruiseShipCenters’ Top Franchisees Onboard AmaSonata

Saturday, May 21st, 2016

AmaWaterways recently hosted Expedia CruiseShipCenters’ top-producing franchisees onboard the AmaSonata on April 25 for the 2016 President’s Circle Diamond Reward Cruise. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Launches AmaKristina

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

AmaWaterways’ newest ship, AmaKristina, celebrated its official launch on April 28 at Vahali Shipyard in Serbia. During the event, AmaWaterways Executive Vice President and Co-Owner Kristin Karst baptized her namesake vessel. (travelagentcentral.com)

Adventures by Disney Announces 2017 Rhine River Cruise Sailings with AmaWaterways

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Adventures by Disney is expanding its program of family-oriented river cruises with AmaWaterways for 2017, adding the Rhine River to its itineraries. (cruisecritic.com)

AmaWaterways’ New AmaViola Sets Sail

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

The 170-passenger vessel, partner to the recently-launched AmaStella, is designed to cater to the group and multi-generational markets specifically with connecting cabins and innovative stateroom configurations. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Names Brenda Kyllo Vice President Of Strategic Alliances

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

AmaWaterways announced that it has expanded its senior leadership team, naming Brenda Kyllo vice president of strategic alliances. (travelpulse.com)

AmaWaterways Expands Mekong Itineraries

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

AmaWaterways has announced that it is expanding its “Vietnam, Cambodia & the Riches of the Mekong” itinerary with the option to sail both upstream and downstream onboard the AmaDara. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Debuts “Taste of Bordeaux” Itineraries

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

AmaWaterways has announced the debut of its first “Taste of Bordeaux” sailings along the Garonne and Dordogne rivers onboard the AmaDolce. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways’ New AmaStella Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

On March 10, AmaWaterways celebrated the debut of its newest ship, the 158-passenger AmaStella. The ship set sail on its maiden voyage from Amsterdam to Budapest. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways to Enhance Biking and Hiking Tours in 2016

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

AmaWaterways has announced that it will enhance its line-up of biking and hiking tours for travelers in 2016, citing an increase in demand for active options onboard its popular Europe river cruises. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways to Offer River Cruises in Canadian Dollars

Saturday, December 19th, 2015

AmadagioAmaWaterways has announced it has made all of its river cruise offerings bookable in Canadian dollars. (travelagentcentral.com)

AmaWaterways Opens Bookings on 2017 River Cruises

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

The AmaPura (Courtesy AmaWaterways)AmaWaterways has announced that its 2017 sailings are now open for booking. The 2017 season will see the debut of a new ship, new Europe and Asia itineraries and enhanced wine-themed sailings. (travelagentcentral.com)

Nexion’s Friedman to Christen AmaWaterways’ AmaViola

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Nexion President Jackie Friedman will serve as godmother of AmaWaterways’ AmaViola, which is scheduled to enter service in April. (travelpulse.com)

APT Celebrates Inaugural Voyage of the RV AmaDara on the Mekong

Friday, August 28th, 2015

Award-winning luxury travel operator APT today announced the expansion of its Asia river cruise fleet with the inaugural sailing of the new 124-passenger RV AmaDara along the Mekong River. (expeditioncruising.com)

Amawaterways Named ‘Best River Cruise’ Line During 27th Annual Virtuoso Travel Week

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

AmaWaterways has been named “Best River Cruise Line” for the fourth consecutive year by Virtuoso. The company was presented with the prestigious award on August 13, during a gala dinner that concluded the 27th Annual Virtuoso Travel Week in Las Vegas, NV.

Dispatch: AmaWaterway’s Newest Ship, AmaDara

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

AmaWaterways’ newest ship, the 124-passenger, 302-foot-long AmaDara, is now sailing its inaugural voyage on the Mekong River through Cambodia and Vietnam. (travelpulse.com)