Tagged: River – Inland Navigation / Barges

Viking Announces New Egypt Ship and Privileged Access Experiences for 2020




Viking Osiris  (Courtesy Viking Cruises)Viking announced an expansion of its Egypt program for the 2020 season, which will include the launch of a new ship. Inspired by the design of the award-winning Viking Longships and built specifically for the Nile River, Viking Osiris is currently under construction and will double the company’s owned capacity in Egypt when it debuts in September 2020.

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Fort Madison Council to consider building river dock for cruise line (Viking)




Viking Cruises (logo)Fort Madison officials are considering construction of a new Mississippi River dock, to serve as a river cruise stop. Now they are looking to build a dock that will allow Viking Cruise Lines to make Fort Madison a stop when the company begins its Mississippi River Cruise schedule. (radioiowa.com)

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Milwaukee wants its port to become the next Great Lakes cruise ship destination




The American Constitution (Courtesy American Cruise Lines)The Great Lakes may not have the shoreline views of Alaska, the warmth of the Bahamas or the history of Europe, but they are quickly becoming a destination for cruising. These are not the mega ships found in the Caribbean with casinos and waterslides. The experience on the Great Lakes is quieter. The clientele is older. The boats are smaller. (eu.jsonline.com)

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European Waterways Announce the Return of the Italian Opera Cruise



La Bella Vita sailing outside MantuaEuropean Waterways announced the return of its popular Opera Cruise as part of the company’s enhanced itinerary for the “La Bella Vita” hotel barge. This stylish vessel is the largest in its fleet with a capacity of up to 20 guests and the only one to visits three of Italy’s most iconic Renaissance cities. (etbtravelnews.global)

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Victoria Cruise Lines’ Spring Promo Features 2-For-1 Pricing on Private Balcony Superior Staterooms



The Victoria JennaNow through May 31, 2019, Victoria Cruise Lines is offering 2-for-1 pricing on private balcony Superior Staterooms as well as 40% off lavish Executive Suites on its four- and five-day Three Gorges Highlights itineraries sailing China’s majestic Yangtze River in both directions between Chongqing and Yichang.

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Dutch river cruise ship sailing through Germany suffers three mishaps in one week




A Dutch-flagged river cruise ship had suffered three separate mishaps, all of which resulted in structural damage, in a span of just seven days of sailing through the Müritz-Elde Waterway in Northern Germany. The first incident to befall “Gretha Van Holland” was at 16:45 local time on April 28, when its stern allided with a bridge pillar while the vessel was cruising in the waters of Rehberg. (bairdmaritime.com)

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River cruise ship spills over 3,000 litres of diesel into Rhine




More than 3,000 litres of diesel fuel were accidentally spilled into the Rhine River by a passenger vessel in Rüdesheim, Germany, in the late evening of Saturday, April 27. The diesel that had spilled from the Swiss-flagged river cruise ship Amadante has reportedly stretched out to a length of 28 kilometres in the direction of Koblenz. (bairdmaritime.com)

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