Posts Tagged ‘AmaWaterways’

Amawaterways Introduces ‘Luxury Of More’ With 2019 Preview Brochure Release

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

AmaWaterways' AmaMagna (Rendering, courtesy AmaWaterways)As AmaWaterways prepares for its most exciting year yet, with the much-anticipated arrival of three new ships, the company today released its 2019 preview brochure. (more…)

Amawaterways Partners With Master Chef And James Beard Award-winning Cookbook Author Joanne Weir

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

AmaKristina at Vilshofen on Danube in Germany (Courtesy AmaWaterways)AmaWaterways proudly announced its partnership with Master Chef and James Beard Award-winning cookbook author Joanne Weir, as the lead sponsor of her new PBS series, “Plates and Places with Joanne Weir.” (more…)

AmaWaterways offers free cruise to every CLIA conference delegate

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Jamie Loizou, AmaWaterways sales director, took to the stage on Saturday at the Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre to reveal the news to a packed conference hall filled with nearly 300 delegates. (

Amawaterways Introduces Expanded Range Of Spanish-friendly Sailings For 2018 Season

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

The AmadagioCiting an uptick in Latin American travelers onboard its European river cruises, AmaWaterways released the new line-up of special Spanish-friendly departures for 2018. (more…)

Amawaterways to Expand Onboard Wellness Program To Six Ships In 2018

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

AmaWaterways announced that the company’s popular Wellness Program – tested earlier this year onboard AmaLyra – will be expanding to six ships in 2018. (more…)

AmaWaterways Appoints Donna Cook as Director, Strategic Initiatives

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The AmadagioAmaWaterways has announced the appointment of Donna Cook to the newly created position of director, strategic initiatives. She will report to Chief Marketing Officer Jerre Fuqua and work on a variety of new programs to evaluate and improve the performance of strategic marketing and sales initiatives. (

AmaWaterways to Join the USTOA

Monday, September 18th, 2017

The AmadagioThe United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) has announced that river cruise line AmaWaterways will join the association’s growing list of members. (

Amawaterways Named ASTA’s 2017 River Cruise Line Partner Of The Year

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

The AmadagioAmaWaterways today (Aug. 29, 2017) proudly announced that it has been named the American Society of Travel Agents’ (ASTA) 2017 River Cruise Line Partner of the Year. The award was presented this weekend during ASTA’s Global Convention in San Diego, California. (more…)

AmaWaterways Announces Godmother for New 2018 River Cruise Ship

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

AmaWaterways has chosen a godmother for AmaLea, a new river ship coming in 2018. Filomena Andre, a travel industry leader currently working for the Auto Club organization, the largest AAA affiliate in the country, will serve as the ship’s godmother. The christening ceremony will take place in Vilshofen, Germany, in May 2018. (

CruiseDirect Inks Preferred Supplier Partnership With AmaWaterways

Friday, July 28th, 2017

The AmaLotusInternational Voyager has announced that AmaWaterways is now a preferred vendor and cruises can be booked on its site, AmaWaterways is the second river cruise line to join the company. (

AmaWaterways Launches Limited-time Promotion On 2017 Christmas Markets Sailings

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Amsterdam: the LeidsegrachtAmaWaterways today (22 June) announced the launch of a limited-time offer, giving travelers who book one of the company’s popular Christmas Markets cruise itineraries by July 31, 2017 up to $1,500 off their cruise fare. (more…)

Amawaterways Expands Exotic River Cruise Offerings With New 2018 Mekong Itineraries

Monday, June 19th, 2017

The AmaDara (Courtesy AmaWaterways)AmaWaterways revealed the company’s expanded list of exotic itineraries in Vietnam and Cambodia, providing travelers with even more options to experience Southeast Asia. (more…)

Amawaterways Debuts New Wellness Program On Board Amalyra

Monday, June 12th, 2017

In celebration of Global Wellness Day, AmaWaterways today (Jun. 9) announced it has launched a wellness program onboard AmaLyra Paris & Normandy sailings. (more…)

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. (

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

The Amadagio
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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (

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. (