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My Favorite River Cruises Of 2016: AmaWaterways’ Taste Of Bordeaux

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Wow! I spent a lot of time on the rivers of Europe last year. Eight river cruises in total. In fact, when I wrote these words I was sitting in the 8th-floor Marriott lounge overlooking the Rhône ri — [ more ... ]

My Favorite Voyages of 2016: On The Seine With AmaWaterways

Saturday, January 14, 2017

AmaWaterways operates in three regions of France: Bordeaux, Provence and Paris/Normandy. One of my favorites is along the romantic Seine. The seven-night voyage begins in the “City of Light,” where — [ more ... ]

Cruising Costa Rica With Windstar President John Delaney

Friday, January 13, 2017

On February 25, 2017, I’m cruising with Windstar’s President John Delaney. We’ll cruise aboard the Star Pride through the Panama Canal and along the star-studded coast of Costa Ri — [ more ... ]

Oceania Cruises: Sailing To the Beat of its Own Drum

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Since its inception in 2002, Oceania Cruises has bucked trends and expectations to deliver voyages that are wholly unique. Defying convention, its most popular voyages are often its longest, with a — [ more ... ]

Seabourn Encore Christened In Singapore

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Last night Seabourn formally introduced Seabourn Encore at a festive evening ceremony pier side in Singapore. International recording artist and world’s best-selling soprano Sarah Brightman preside — [ more ... ]

Cruise Through The Skies With Crystal AirCruise

Saturday, January 7, 2017

You could say the grandeur of air travel went out with the Zeppelins, but Crystal Cruises is bringing it back. Taking off on August 31, Crystal is offering a luxury “air cruise” that it has dubbed, — [ more ... ]

Uniworld Debuts U By Uniworld

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has become the first river cruise line to actively target millennial travellers with its new U BY UNIWORLD program. The name – spelled in all caps – also c — [ more ... ]

Riverside Chat: Q&A AmaWaterways & Magnificent Europe

Monday, January 2, 2017

Transcript: I’m Ralph Grizzle, and I run a website called We provide resources to help people make informed choices about river cruises. The Magnificent Europe itinera — [ more ... ]

AmaWaterways Sets Its Sights On India In 2018

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

European river cruise operator AmaWaterways has its sights set on a new destination: India. Company co-founders Kristin Karst and Rudi Schreiner revealed the news in December 2016, confirming that — [ more ... ]

Who Knew? It’s Wine Tourism Day: A Toast With AmaWaterways

Saturday, November 12, 2016

In celebration of Wine Tourism Day on November 12, AmaWaterways is inviting travelers to toast to the holiday with a special offer available on its wine-themed cruises – showcasing the acclaimed wi — [ more ... ]

Partnership Continues Between Insight Vacations, Luxury Gold, and Uniworld Boutique River Cruises with New 2017 ‘Europe’s Finest’

Friday, November 11, 2016

2017 collection combines Uniworld’s style of river cruising with luxury and premium escorted journeys Insight Vacations®, Luxury Gold®, and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection® are plea — [ more ... ]

Feature Video: AmaWaterways Magnificent Europe River Cruise

Friday, October 28, 2016

On AmaWaterways 15-day Magnificent Europe voyages between Budapest and Amsterdam, you’ll experience three rivers, five countries and scenic cruising through the heartland of Europe. You’ll experien — [ more ... ]

The Ships Of 2017: Coming Soon to the Rivers of Europe

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Next year promises to be another great season for river cruising through Europe, with companies launching new itineraries, new destinations, and of course, new river cruise ships. While the overall — [ more ... ]

e-book: AmaWaterways Magnificent Europe

Sunday, October 23, 2016

AmaWaterways Magnificent Europe It could just be AmaWaterways most aspirational cruise: three rivers, five countries, 14 nights between Amsterdam and Budapest. Ralph Grizzle’s 33-page guide d — [ more ... ]

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