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May 10, 2017, 18:36 ET AmaWaterways' Kristin Karst Christens Namesake Ship, AmaKristina

Week-long Celebration Honoring Company's 15th Anniversary and Arrival of New Ship Gathers Together AmaWaterways' Executives, Valued Partners and...


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...