River Cruise List

As river cruising continues to make waves in the travel industry, the rising tide of this popular vacation choice is on a roll. There are a multitude of river cruise lines but only a few focus on the North American market with an English-speaking crew and shore excursion guides. The most popular of these sail on rivers throughout Europe and have expanded to other parts of the globe.

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Sailing in Vietnam and Cambodia, Russia and in Europe with unique offerings in Africa, AmaWaterways has introduced two new vessels this year: the AmaPrima and the
AmaVida. Two more are slated for 2014: the AmaSonata and AmaReina.

Avalon Waterways Specialist

Sailing in Europe, Asia, Egypt, the Galapagos, and the Mississippi River, this Globus Family of Brands member has introduce two new ships, the Avalon Expression and the Avalon Artistry II in 2013. 2014 brings the Avalon Poetry II, the Avalon Illumination and the Avalon Impression to European rivers.

Uniworld's China River Cruises

Uniworld offers itineraries on rivers in Europe, Russia, Egypt, China and Southeast Asia with three new vessels introduced in 2013. 2014 marks all-inclusive packaging of gratuities onboard and onshore, unlimited beverages onboard including wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottled water, all onboard meals, airport transfers, use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks, along with the highest staff-to-guest ratio in the river cruise industry.


The largest river cruise line marketed in North America, Viking sails in Europe, Russia and the Ukraine, China, Southeast Asia and Egypt. The trademark Viking Longships, which debuted in 2012 with six vessels, eight in 2013, will expand to twelve more to be christened in 2014.

Time to get onboard? If you are considering a river cruise anywhere in the world, please feel free to send me an email or call me so we can discuss your vacation plans in detail.

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      Here’s a taste of the possibilities:
      Austria: Salzburg Candlelight Dinner & Concert at Fortress $71
      Vienna Vienna Heurigen Show $96

      Belgium: Brussels Gourmet Evening Tour $111

      France: Paris Behind the Scenes Bakery Tour $31
      Gastronomy Tour in Montmartre District $125

      Greece: Athens Greek Cooking Lesson $95

      Ireland: Dublin Merry Ploughboy Dinner Show $77

      Italy: Rome Pizza Making & Meal $111

      Florence Handmade Pasta-Cooking Course & Lunch $70
      Venice Falling in Love in Venice – Gondola Tour & dinner for couples $160

      Portugal: Lisbon Lisbon by Night with Fado Dinner show $109

      Russia: Moscow Vodka Tasting Tour $128

      Spain: Barcelona Gourmet Walking Tour $28

      Turkey: Istanbul Cooking Lesson $83

      United Kingdom:
      London Afternoon Tea at the Sherlock Holmes $25

      From Prices are per person; can be changed or modified at any time, and subject to currency fluctuation. Valid through December 31, 2013. Tours and activities are subject to availability at time of booking; may be discontinued without notice. From prices shown are in US Dollars.

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