Posts Tagged ‘CroisiEurope’

CroisiEurope River Cruises Names New GM for U.S. and Canada

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Cyrano de Bergerac  - CroisiEurope (Photo credit: Rolf Heinrich, Köln)John McGlade has been named General Manager, USA & Canada for CroisiEurope River Cruises. His responsibilities will include concentrating on CroisiEurope’s continued growth and expansion in North America by managing the company’s U.S. call center, national sales team and public relations agency. (travelagentcentral.com)

The National WWII Museum Unveils East Meets West Cruise

Friday, August 25th, 2017

The travel division of the National World War II Museum has unveiled its newest river cruise itinerary, titled East Meets West: The Link-up on The Elbe. Guests on the eight-night East Meets West river cruise will voyage down the Elbe River aboard the newly launched MS Elbe Princess, visiting historic WWII sites with numerous expert-guided tours and in-depth excursions. (travelagentcentral.com)

Agents Can Win a River Cruise in Africa From CroisiEurope

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Agents Can Win a River Cruise in Africa From CroisiEuropeAhead of the launch of their new premium ship in southern Africa, CroisiEurope is offering travel agents a chance to win a trip on the soon-to-be-unveiled RV African Dream. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope’s Newest Cruise Through Southern Africa

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

CroisiEurope’s newest cruise through the African Chobe and Zambezi rivers will set sail at the end of the year. The cruise-safari, which starts in December, will travel down Southern Africa and make land stops in in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope, Classic Vacations Partner on Agent Rewards, Upgrades

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Cyrano de Bergerac  - CroisiEurope (Photo credit: Rolf Heinrich, Köln)CroisiEurope has announced a new partnership with San Jose-based Classic Vacations. Through this partnership, CroisiEurope’s portfolio of river, canal and coastal cruises through Europe, Asia and Africa will be available to travel advisors enrolled in the Classic Connections program. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope, OASIS Travel Network Ink Preferred Supplier Agreement

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Cyrano de Bergerac  - CroisiEurope (Photo credit: Rolf Heinrich, Köln)CroisiEurope has announced that the company is now a preferred supplier of OASIS Travel Network, a division of Palm Coast Travel. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Adds Five New Ships, Joins USTOA

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

In conjunction with the start of the 2017 river cruising season, CroisiEurope introduced two new ships to its fleet. The additions are two of the five new CroisiEurope ships expected between now and December. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Christens New Ship on Portugal’s Douro River

Friday, March 31st, 2017

It was a family occasion when the Schmitters, owners of CroisiEurope, christened their latest river cruise ship, Miguel Torga, on a sunny spring day in Porto today (March 30). (cruisecritic.com)

CroisiEurope Adds New Shore Excursions, New Ships for 2018

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

France - CroisieuropeIn addition to five new ships, CroisiEurope is adding a new package of extra-fee shore excursions in 2017, allowing passengers to better customize their river cruises. (cruisecritic.com)

CroisiEurope Announces New WWI Themed Itinerary

Monday, February 6th, 2017

River cruise line CroisiEurope has announced the sail dates for two World War I itinerary-themed cruises, to mark the 100th year anniversary of the U.S. entering ‘The Great War’. The week long itinerary will pay homage to “the war to end all wars,” visiting spots that were affected during the war. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope to Enter Partnership With Travelsavers in 2017

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

The Loire Princesse (Bernard Biger - CroisiEurope)Through the partnership, the 2,500 independently owned, full service travel agencies and home-based travel agents in the Travelsavers network will receive preferred commission status on CroisiEurope’s catalog of river, canal and coastal cruises in Europe, Asia and, soon, Africa. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Offers Dedicated Spanish-Language Cruises

Friday, October 14th, 2016

France - CroisieuropeThe new Spanish departures will allow Hispanic-American couples, families, and groups to enjoy CroisiEurope’s voyages knowing that all information, menus, and guided excursions will be available in Spanish. (travelagentcentral.com)

First look: The innovative new river ship that can get you to Prague

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Unveiled in April, the 80-passenger Elbe Princesse is specially designed to navigate the shallow waters of the Elbe and Moldau rivers, allowing for year-round cruises between Berlin and Prague — a temperamental route that has flummoxed river cruise operators in the past. (usatoday.com)

Croisieurope Annouces New Exotic Cruises For 2016-2017 Season

Friday, May 13th, 2016

Croisieurope has opened its exotic cruises season 2016-2017. Their fleet (RV Indochine, RV LanDiep, RV ToumTiou y el RV ToumTiou II),will continue to offer their itineraries around the Mekong, between Cambodia and Vietnam as a result of purchasing “CompagnieFluviale du Mékong” in2014. (more…)

CroisiEurope Christens Elbe Princesse, First Purpose-Built Ship on Elbe River

Friday, April 15th, 2016

With a successful smashing of the Champagne bottle against its side, CroisiEurope’s Elbe Princesse officially became the first ship specifically built to navigate the low, often unpredicatable waters of the Elbe River. (cruisecritic.com)

River Cruise News: Tauck to Christen New Ship, CroisiEurope Introduces Africa Sailings

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

Tauck will christen its newest river cruise ship, the 130-passenger Grace, on Sunday in Maastricht, the Netherlands. CroisiEurope will add a river cruise ship on the Chobe and Zambezi Rivers in Africa in 2017. (cruisecritic.com)

Seven New Ships for CroisiEurope

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Including the new Elbe Princess set to debut next month, CroisiEurope has announced a big expansion with plans calling for seven new ships to join the line’s fleet by the end of the 2016 and 2017 sailing season. (travelagentcentral.com)

Sarah Hamilton-Moran Named CroisiEurope’s Northeast U.S. Sales Manager

Friday, March 11th, 2016

The Loire Princesse (Bernard Biger - CroisiEurope)CroisiEurope has announced that Sarah Hamilton-Moran has joined the river cruise line as its new Northeast U.S. sales manager. (travelagentcentral.com)

Lisa Boyadjian Named CroisiEurope’s West Coast Sales Manager

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

In this role, Boyadjian will be responsible for continuing to introduce CroisiEurope’s expansive portfolio of river cruise itineraries to travel agents and tour operators on the West Coast. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Launches New Elbe Princesse

Friday, February 12th, 2016

CroisiEurope has announced the launch of the newest addition to its fleet: the Elbe Princesse. The ship left the Saint-Nazaire shipyard February 10 for its home port of Berlin, Germany. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope to Host 40-Day Europe Sailing for 40th Anniversary

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

The Alsatian city of StrasbourgTo commemorate 40 years in business, CroisiEurope will offer a 40-day river cruise through continental Europe, May 5 to June 15, 2016. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Adds Cruise and Bike Programs in France

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

The Loire Princesse (Bernard Biger - CroisiEurope)CroisiEurope is expanding the river cruise line’s Cruise and Bike Programs on three waterways in Europe for 2016, including the Loire River. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope, Delta Air Lines Team Up to Offer Cruise, Flight Packages

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Europe’s leading river cruise line, CroisiEurope, has joined forces with U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines to simplify the European river cruise experience by offering travelers the opportunity to purchase cruise and international airfare packages. (travelpulse.com)

River Cruise Line Launches Paddlewheel Ship on Loire

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

French-based river cruise line CroisiEurope has unveiled an innovative new paddlewheel vessel which is the first hotel ship to sail on the Loire River. (cruisecritic.com)

CroisiEurope to Introduce Four New Ships for the 2016-2017

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

CroisiEurope, the largest and most experienced river cruise operator in Europe, has announced the addition of four new ships to its fleet for the 2016-2017 season, including two new river ships and two new canal barges. (asia.etbtravelnews.com)

CroisiEurope Named New Member of CLIA

Friday, February 13th, 2015

CroisiEurope, the European river cruise company, has joined the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), which now has 27 global members. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Announces Summer “Photo Reporter” Internship

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

CroisiEurope has announced a summer internship for a qualified undergraduate (rising junior or senior) or graduate student from the United States or Canada. (travelagentcentral.com)

River Cruise Line to Launch Paddlewheel on Elbe

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

French-based river cruise line CroisiEurope will launch a new paddlewheel river cruise ship on the Elbe River in 2016. (cruisecritic.com)

MissoniHome Fabrics Added to CroisiEurope Ships and Barges

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

CroisiEurope announced that three of its newest ships will be decorated in MissoniHome textiles and furnishings. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Partners with Revelex For Bookings on Power Agent Platform

Friday, August 29th, 2014

CroisiEurope has inked a distribution agreement with Revelex. Starting in the fourth quarter, the river cruise line’s global inventory will be available for sale via the Revelex Power Agent Platform. (travelagentcentral.com)

CroisiEurope Rhine Cruise Continues On Schedule After Collision

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Lafayette, the newest vessel in French-owned CroisiEurope’s fleet, continued its scheduled cruise after being involved in a collision caused by an upturned barge on the River Rhine on Monday morning. (cruisecritic.com)

Cruises to Honor Centennial of World War I

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

As the 100th anniversary of World War I approaches, CroisiEurope, Europe’s largest river cruise operator, is offering three cruises to commemorate the Great War. (cruisecurrents.com)