AMAWATERWAYS™ Exclusive Wine Cruises

Attention oenophiles! This fall, AMAWATERWAYS™ will once again offer its Exclusive Wine Cruises. Four specially-crafted itineraries that highlight Europe’s acclaimed wine regions along the Rhine, Mosel and Danube rivers. The cruises will be hosted by wine experts and AMAWATERWAYS™ executives. Each cruise features onboard lectures, wine tastings, special wine pairings at meals plus wine-themed unique shore experiences.

Viennese White Wine

Experience the real thing! Rub shoulders with the locals, have access to local vintners, artisans and historians. It’s an authentic experience where you can see, touch, and feel wine country.

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Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy at Sandals Emerald Bay

Greg Norman Golf Academy

Is golf your game? The Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy at Sandals Emerald Bay provides players with the rare opportunity to hone their golf skills while enjoying a Luxury Included® vacation in the beautiful Out Islands of the Bahamas. Golfers will enjoy an incredible Greg Norman designed oceanfront layout while receiving intensive on-course instruction and assistance with course management as well as V-1 video swing analysis. Spearheaded by Scott Shobe and his certified instruction team, the golf academy utilizes the most advanced training tools available. Students will also receive nutritional advice and exercise routines that Greg Norman uses to stay healthy and keep his edge …on and off the golf course.
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Since many of the Western Mediterranean ocean cruises are clients are taking this year begin or end in Barcelona, we encourage pre- or post- cruise extensions to have more time to explore this delightful city. For an authentic experience, this all-inclusive, 4-hour wine and food walking tour offered by Shore Trips® is a must for wine and food connoisseurs!

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Wow! Wait ’til you see the 2012 Viking River Cruises four spectacular sister ships in Europe. And, another six to be built by 2014!

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Tours of your Bookshelf

You’ve read the books, enjoyed the movies, and may even have the DVDs, but have you ever thought of using Agatha Christie, Inspector Morse, Jane Austen, William Shakespeare, Beatrix Potter, Charles Dickens and other popular British authors, poets and playwrights as the focus for literary tours to Britain? Many of you have spent evenings glued to the latest Masterpiece Theatre production. You may belong to reading circles, support the local library, teach English literature and are waiting for us to turn fiction into fact with tour suggestion. The Bronte Sisters, William Wordsworth, Catherine Cookson, James Herriot, Bram Stoker, Lewis Carroll. . .aaaaaaah, the possibilities.

Novels, history, biography, thrillers, politics, art, adventure, science, drama, music, poetry… if it’s between two covers you’ll find it in England. The secret to a captivating U.K.-bound special interest literary tour is the quality and variety of the value-added special details that can be included in each program.

London Double Decker Bus

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Whodunit Mystery Cruise

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Logo

Whodunit creates a live mystery aboard the ship that everyone in the group will become a part of as well as try and solve! There are times when the guests are following the mystery and other times when they are free to enjoy the cruise. We don’t want them to have to look over their shoulders for the entire cruise! On a 7 night sailing the show takes place for the first four nights. On a three night sailing it will last the whole cruise.
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London Girls Getaway

London Guards

Every girl’s dream: shopping, good company and luxurious treats are in store when you and your friends plan a getaway to London. From shopping in Harrods to a sumptuous English Afternoon Tea, we are sure you will enjoy all the luxuries London has in store for your own group of 10-12 people ~ whether it’s mother-daughter-granddaughter families, friends from college, your scrapbooking club, or your mall-walking friends.

Let us help you organize something new, different and to a very high standard. A getaway you won’t find in a travel brochure; one that’s customized just for you. Here’s a suggested itinerary:
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Caribbean Activities and Attractions Resources

Caribbean Beach and Sailboats

One of the first questions our clients ask after booking a cruise is, “What is there to do in port?” Of course, the cruise lines offer a variety of shore excursions to their guests, but how do you choose? One of the most appreciated services we provide our clients is port information resources so informed decisions can be made. Let’s take a look at some of the tourist board websites for activity ideas on an Eastern Caribbean cruise.
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Culinary Tour of Italy Focuses on ‘Slow Food’

Slow Food

Epicureans, experience the pleasures of the table in Italy! Perillo Tours has announced the launch their exclusive culinary and cultural tours of Italy selected in collaboration with Slow Food Italia. Two itineraries to four regions in Italy, Piedmont & Italian Riveria, and Tuscany & Umbria will be offered beginning in June 2011. These tours will focus on the fresh, local food and beverage products of each of the regions, in celebration of culture and regional diversity. Prices for its two tour itineraries range from $4,290 to $4,590 per person, based on double occupancy. There are 12 departures between June 17 and October 21, 2011.
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Is A River Cruise Right For You?

Many of our clients have heard their friend raving about river cruises. But, is it the right vacation choice for you? Let’s take a look at who are the likely passengers and the features of the cruise to see if a river cruise will suit your style.

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Dining Onboard

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