Posts Tagged ‘Uniworld River Cruises’

Uniworld to Refurb River Cruise Ship Into Luxurious “Super Ship”

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Uniworld is adding a fifth “super ship” to its river cruise fleet by revamping a current vessel for 2018. Originally launched in 2009, River Beatrice will receive a bow-to-stern renovation, with a new grand staircase, a private dining area to replace the Captain’s Lounge and Library, and three new suites. (cruisecritic.com)

Uniworld Launches All-Inclusive Air and Cruise Collection

Monday, June 19th, 2017

SS Catherine - UniworldUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced the launch of The Masterpiece Collection, a selection of fully inclusive cruise and air itineraries for 2018. (travelagentcentral.com)

CruiseOne and Dream Vacations celebrates top agents on River Cruise

Friday, April 21st, 2017

S.S. Maria Theresa. The ship's lobby is dominated by a 10-foot oil painting of Maria Theresa CruiseOne®/Dream Vacations recently recognized its top-producing travel franchise owners who are members of the home-based network’s prestigious “Circle of Excellence,” with an Enchanting Danube River Cruise aboard Uniworld’s SS Maria Theresa from Passau, Germany to Budapest, Hungary. (etbtravelnews.global)

U by Uniworld cruises go on sale

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Uniworld has opened the reservation books for its millennial-focused river cruises (branded U by Uniworld), and guests will pay $250 per day. (travelweekly.com)

U By Uniworld Changes Age Range to 21-45, Will Offer Drink Packages and No Lunch

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

River BaronessInstead of ages 18 to 40, as originally announced, U By Uniworld will now be aimed at 21 to 45 year olds. The decision to tweak the target market was made the day before the line’s new website went live and two days before the first brochure goes to print. (cruisecritic.com)

Dame Joan Collins Christens Uniworld’s New River Ship, Joie de Vivre, in Paris

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Dame Joan Collins christened the world’s newest river cruise ship, Joie de Vivre, in Paris today. But it was revealed at the ceremony that the ship was almost a “no go” after recent terrorist attacks in the city. (cruisecritic.com)

Uniworld Debuts 2018 Brochure, “The World Is Your Canvas Campaign

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is revamping its brand strategy with the debut of its 2018 brochure. The brochure focuses on the individuality of the brand by emphasizing its new, “The World Is Your Canvas” campaign, which encourages travelers to embark on a Uniworld journey for world travel and self discovery. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld to Offer Floating Photography Workshop on Two Itineraries

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

The Danube in BudapestThis summer, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is offering guests the opportunity to take part in a Floating Photography Workshop onboard two itineraries in Italy and eastern Europe. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Australia announces new, you deserve an upgrade

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

River BaronessUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced the launch of You Deserve the Best Upgrade, an enticing new promotion offering accommodation upgrades and an air travel incentive on more than 20 itineraries that sail the world’s most picturesque rivers. (etbtravelnews.global)

Uniworld Bracing for Large Increase in Calls as Hit TV Show “Cruising with Jane McDonald” Airs on Friday

Monday, February 20th, 2017

S.S. Maria Theresa. The ship's lobby is dominated by a 10-foot oil painting of Maria Theresa Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is expecting a huge uptick in enquiries this Friday and over the weekend as the third episode of hit Channel 5 TV Series “Cruising with Jane McDonald” is broadcast. (cruisecritic.com)

Playbill Prepares for its Most Star-studded Cruise Ever!

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Seth Rudetsky will perform aboard Playbill Travel’s Rhine River cruise “Broadway on the High Seas 8” in August 2017—along with more talent to be announced. (playbill.com)

Dame Joan Collins to Be Godmother of Uniworld’s S.S. Joie de Vivre

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced that award-winning actress, best-selling author and producer, Dame Joan Collins, will be the Godmother of the S.S. Joie de Vivre, Uniworld’s newest Super Ship and the first of its kind to sail the Seine River. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld strengthens Australian sales team with Sales Manager appointment

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has appointed seasoned travel professional Linda Hussey to the role of Sales Manager for WA and SA, boosting its national sales force. (etbtravelnews.global)

Uniworld Announces New River Cruise Line for Millennials to Launch in 2018

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

River BaronessThe luxury river cruise line Uniworld is launching a new brand — U by Uniworld, designed for ages 18 to 40 — which will provide a more modern and youthful experience focusing on time spent on shore via longer stays in port. (cruisecritic.com)

Uniworld and ME to WE Create Volunteer Experience in India

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced a new volunteer experience in India, in partnership with ME to WE, as a pre-cruise extension to its Golden Triangle & the Sacred Ganges itinerary. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s Ellen Bettridge

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Three months after Ellen Bettridge was named CEO of Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, Travel Weekly’s Michelle Baran caught up with the new-to-river cruising executive to talk about the challenges and opportunities the industry faces. (travelweekly.com)

Explore Europe With New Europe’s Finest Portfolio

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Insight Vacations, Luxury Gold and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection have announced the newest itineraries that have been added to the Europe’s Finest collection for 2017. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld River Cruises Announces New France Itineraries for 2017

Saturday, October 29th, 2016

River BaronessUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is offering six new itineraries on four of its ships to sail along France’s Siene, Sône, Rhône, Garonne, Gironde and Dordogne Rivers in 2017. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Partnership Offers Voluntourism Trips Before and After India River Cruises

Friday, October 14th, 2016

Ganges Voyager (Artist impression courtesy Haimark Line)Starting in 2017, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises will offer voluntourism pre- and post- trips on one of its most exotic river cruise itineraries, India’s Ganges River. (cruisecritic.com)

Uniworld to Offer Jewish Heritage-Themed Cruises

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

The program, starting in 2017, which will be included on all departures of the new Rhine-Main Discovery & Munich itinerary, focuses on the ancient history and modern-day inclusion of Jewish cultures and communities within Germany. (travelagentcentral.com)

Sabre Corporation Adds Uniworld to Sabre Red Platform

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

The e-commerce GDS connectivity provides agents with the full inventory of Uniworld’s ships via Sabre Cruises, a booking capability within the Sabre Red platform. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Hires Kristian Anderson as SVP of Global Sales

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced the appointment of Kristian Anderson as its senior vice president of global sales. (travelagentcentral.com)

New Rhine, Seine Itineraries for Uniworld in 2017

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

River BaronessUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced two new Europe river cruise itineraries available for booking now for travel in 2017, as well as enhancements to its guest experience. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Names Ellen Bettridge New President and CEO

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Bettridge succeeds Guy Young, who is being promoted and will take on two new roles at The Travel Corporation (TTC), Uniworld’s parent company. Bettridge will begin her new position effective August 6, and Young will work with her to ensure a smooth transition prior to joining TTC. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld to Offer New Golf Excursions in France in 2017

Saturday, May 21st, 2016

For 2017, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is adding new golf excursions to its Paris & Normandy itinerary. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Names Jeremy Reitman Chief Marketing Officer

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced the appointment of Jeremy Reitman as its new chief marketing officer. In this newly created role, Reitman will be responsible for both online and offline marketing. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Partners With Butterfield & Robinson on Active European Itineraries

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

S.S. Maria Theresa. The ship's lobby is dominated by a 10-foot oil painting of Maria TheresaUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has partnered with active tour operator Butterfield & Robinson on a new set of travel experiences for guests in Europe. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Building New River Cruise Ship for France’s Seine

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection will put a new “super ship,” Joie de Vivre, on the Seine River in 2017. Scheduled to debut March 2017, Joie de Vivre will carry 128 passengers. (cruisecritic.com)

Uniworld Updates Wellness Program

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has released the latest details on its “Serenity River Spa” wellness program. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld to Use Only All-Suite Ships in Asia for 2017

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Mekong NavigatorUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has released its 2017 Asia Cruises and Tours in India, China, Vietnam and Cambodia. (travelagentcentral.com)

Uniworld Launches First Dedicated Family Brochure, Increases Family-Friendly Cruises

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

River BaronessUniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is making a big push for the family market this year with the launch of its first dedicated Family River Cruise Collection brochure. (cruisecritic.com)

Two New Themed Cruise Collections From Uniworld in 2016

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced the launch of two new themed cruise programs for 2016 in Europe. (travelagentcentral.com)