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Jun 17, 2016, 09:33 ET AmaWaterways Christens Two New Ships, AmaViola and AmaStella

 AmaWaterways (www.AmaWaterways.com) this week christened its two newest ships, AmaViola and AmaStella.  The line's co-founders, Rudi...


Jun 03, 2016, 13:00 ET AmaWaterways' Co-Founder Rudi Schreiner Selected To 2016 CLIA Hall Of Fame

 On Thursday, June 2nd, the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) inducted Rudi Schreiner, co-founder of AmaWaterways, into its Hall of...


May 04, 2016, 09:00 ET AmaWaterways Ships Take Top Ten Spots In Second Annual Berlitz: River Cruising In Europe Travel Guide

 AmaWaterways  today announced that its ships have taken the top ten spots in the second annual edition of the Berlitz: River...


Mar 14, 2016, 09:00 ET AmaWaterways Celebrates Maiden Voyage Of The New AmaStella

 On March 10, 2016, AmaWaterways celebrated the debut of its most advanced vessel to date, the new AmaStella. The 158-passenger ship marks a...


Jul 23, 2014, 09:00 ET AmaWaterways Celebrates AmaSonata Christening

 AmaWaterways (www.AmaWaterways.com), the world's leading river cruise line, this week celebrated the christening of its new...


Jan 14, 2014, 15:28 ET AmaWaterways Announces "Art Illumination Cruise" on Seine River in France

 Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways will offer travelers a uniquely immersive art experience this summer – an Art Illumination...


Nov 21, 2013, 15:16 ET AmaWaterways to Debut New River Cruises in Myanmar (Burma)

 Award-winning AmaWaterways will launch a new ship and new river cruise program on Myanmar's Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River in November 2014....


Oct 01, 2013, 13:22 ET AmaWaterways Features "D-Day Remembered" Excursions through Normandy, France in 2014

 Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways will honor the 70th Anniversary of the World War II D-Day landings with an enhanced Paris &...


Aug 06, 2013, 16:36 ET Acclaimed Travel Expert Valerie Wilson Christens the AmaPrima

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways christened its newest ship in Vilshofen, Germany today, amid great fanfare provided by dancers,...


Jun 18, 2013, 14:40 ET AmaWaterways Launches a Knitting New Year's Cruise for 2014

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways will ring in 2015 with a new theme cruise, one that embraces what is fast becoming a hip and trendy...


Mar 12, 2013, 13:23 ET AmaWaterways Announces Sharon Stone As the Godmother of the AmaVida

 Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways is proud to announce Actress, Producer and Philanthropist Sharon Stone as the godmother of the...


Mar 08, 2013, 13:54 ET AmaWaterways Serves Up a New Gourmet Cruise with Celebrity Chef Bob Blumer

Award-winning river cruise line, AmaWaterways is proud to announce Celebrity Chef Bob Blumer will host its Gourmet Cruise Oct. 22-29, 2013. The...


Feb 28, 2013, 16:28 ET AmaWaterways Announces Prestigious Line-Up of 2013 Wine Cruise Hosts

 AmaWaterways proudly announces an impressive roster of wine hosts for its 2013 "In Celebration on Wine" theme cruises.  The...


Jan 22, 2013, 16:41 ET AmaWaterways Unveils "What's New" for 2013-2014

Family-owned and operated river cruise line AmaWaterways today announced a robust list of new developments for its 2013 and 2014 seasons, including...


Jan 15, 2013, 14:52 ET AmaWaterways Honors Travel Industry Maven Valerie Wilson As The Godmother of the AmaPrima

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways today announced Valerie Wilson of Valerie Wilson Travel, Inc. as the godmother of the line's newest...


Nov 13, 2012, 13:28 ET AmaWaterways Wins Porthole Cruise Magazine's "Best River Cruise"

 Porthole Cruise Magazine awarded AmaWaterways "Best River Cruise" in its 14th Annual Readers' Choice Awards.  The leading cruise...


Nov 01, 2012, 09:22 ET Become an AmaWaterways Specialist for a Chance to Win a 7-Night Mekong River Cruise

 AmaWaterways, the award-winning river cruise line, teams up with Travel Agent University (TAU) and  Luxury Travel University (LTU) to...


Oct 23, 2012, 13:57 ET 'Like' AmaWaterways on Facebook for Chance to Win a Cruise

Facebook fans have a great reason to "Like" AmaWaterways' newest sweepstakes, "Spend the Holidays on The Rhine." One lucky Facebook fan will win a...


Oct 02, 2012, 10:57 ET Travel Weekly Readers Nominate AmaWaterways

 Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways is honored to announce its three nominations in this year's Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards....


Sep 20, 2012, 10:11 ET AmaWaterways 2012 Christmas Time Cruises Bring The Holidays to Life

From caroling along cobblestone streets of Europe to sipping seasonal hot spiced-wine,  AmaWaterways lights up the Rhine and Danube Rivers...


Aug 23, 2012, 15:22 ET AmaWaterways Wins 2012 Virtuoso Award for "Best River Cruise Line"

AmaWaterways is honored to win the 2012 Virtuoso® Supplier Award for "Best River Cruise Line." The annual conference and gala, newly renamed...


Jul 25, 2012, 10:00 ET AmaWaterways Celebrates Its 10th Year of River Cruising

 In celebration of 10 years of award-winning river cruising, AmaWaterways rolled out the red carpet for the company's gala held on Sunday,...


Jun 21, 2012, 18:05 ET AmaWaterways Releases New Wine Brochure & Themed Itineraries Through 2013

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways proudly announces the release of the Wine Cruises Through Europe 2012 & 2013 brochure, officially...


Jun 07, 2012, 16:11 ET AmaWaterways Introduces New Paris & Normandy Itineraries on the Seine River

Celebrating the land of Claude Monet, Victor Hugo and Napoleon Bonaparte, AmaWaterways invites guests to explore the rich history and culture of...


May 16, 2012, 20:06 ET CLIA President Christine Duffy Christens the AmaCerto

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways christened its newest ship, the AmaCerto, today in the scenic Danube town of Vilshofen, Germany. The...