Name Change for Compagnie Du Ponant, Now Just Ponant

COMPAGNIE DU PONANT has announced that it is changing its name to become PONANT, reaffirming the strong link between the brand and its iconic three-masted, first vessel of the fleet and core of the brand identity. The name PONANT is...Read more

Cruise Along Europe’s Inland Waterways with Abercrombie & Kent

Far removed from the bustle of modern life, European Canal Barge Cruises with Abercrombie & Kent gently transport travelers back in time along the waterways of France, Holland, England, Scotland, Ireland and Germany. From the moment they step aboard, guests...Read more

Vietnam: Pandaw River Expeditions Offering Halong Bay and Red River Sailing in 2015

Luxury river expedition company Pandaw has announced its new 10-night Halong Bay and the Red River sailing. The itinerary will commence in July 2015 and will offer travelers the chance to explore the beautiful limestone islands in the iconic Halong...Read more

Carnival Renews Great Vacation Guarantee Through 2015

Carnival Cruise Lines is renewing its Great Vacation Guarantee which provides consumers an opportunity to receive a 110 percent refund, complimentary transportation home and a $100 shipboard credit on a future cruise if they are dissatisfied with their vacation for...Read more

Luxury River Cruise Operator Haimark Enters Ocean Cruise Market with MS Saint Laurent

Haimark, the luxury river expedition company based in Denver, Colorado, is expanding into new waters. Started in 2012, its current fleet includes eight all-suite luxury river ships, two of which will set sail for the first time next month and...Read more

AmaWaterways Receives Top Rating In Inaugural Berlitz: River Cruising In Europe Travel Guide

AmaWaterways has been recognized as the only river cruise company based in the U.S. to receive an overall 4-Star Plus rating – the highest level found in the book – in the first edition of the Berlitz: River Cruising In...Read more

Explore Holland and Belgium with Amras Cruises’ Tulip Serenade Excursion

Amras Cruises has unveiled its brand new Silver II river vessel, which will first navigate the waterways of Holland and Belgium when the region transforms into a landscape out of a fairy tale: in the spring, when acres of flowers...Read more

Pandaw River Expeditions Partners With Global Voyages to Increase North American Presence

With a growing fleet of twelve colonial style boutique river ships operating expeditions on three South-East Asian rivers: Burma, on the Irrawaddy and Chindwin Rivers and through Cambodia and Vietnam on the Mekong River, Pandaw intends to build on its long-standing success...Read more

Tauck Named World’s Best River Cruise Line

For the second consecutive year, and for the third time in the last four years, Tauck has been named the “World’s Best River Cruise Line” by the readers of Travel + Leisure magazine. Tauck captured the award by amassing the...Read more

Seabourn Assembles Expedition Team for Antarctica and Patagonia Voyages

Seabourn has assembled a world-class expedition team for its 2014-2015 “Ultimate Antarctica & Patagonia” voyages aboard Seabourn Quest beginning November 2014 to ensure travelers have the ultimate experience on board and on shore during the four 21- to 24-day voyages....Read more