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11:04 ET AmaWaterways Celebrates AmaMora Christening, Officially Welcoming Third Ship For 2019 Season

AmaWaterways, the award-winning luxury river cruise line, today celebrated the christening of its new 156-passenger vessel, AmaMora. Co-Founders Rudi ...


Jul 11, 2019, 19:25 ET AmaWaterways Officially Welcomes Revolutionary AmaMagna With Festive Christening Ceremony

AmaWaterways today christened its revolutionary new ship, AmaMagna, in Grein, Austria. The festive ceremony saw guests on board joining AmaWaterways...


May 17, 2019, 08:30 ET AmaWaterways Launches First-Ever TV Advertising Campaign

Luxury river cruise line, AmaWaterways, launched its new multi-platform, multi-phased advertising campaign across NBC stations in New York (WNBC),...


May 09, 2019, 07:00 ET AmaWaterways' Revolutionary Ship, AmaMagna, Welcomes First Guests On The Danube River

AmaWaterways today released highly anticipated images of its revolutionary new ship – AmaMagna – celebrating her arrival as she set sail on an...


May 26, 2018, 01:36 ET AmaWaterways Officially Welcomes AmaLea To European Fleet With Festive Christening Ceremony

AmaWaterways today christened its newest river cruise ship, AmaLea, with a joyful ceremony in Vilshofen, Germany. The festive event concluded a...


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

AmaWaterways today officially welcomed the company's newest vessel, AmaKristina, to its fleet with a christening ceremony in Lahnstein, Germany. The...


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 Schreiner and...


Jun 03, 2016, 01:00 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 Fame,...


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 Cruising In Europe travel ...


Apr 20, 2016, 02:32 ET AmaWaterways Celebrates Inaugural Voyage Of The New AmaViola

AmaWaterways today announced the debut of its second newest ship for 2016, the AmaViola. The 170-passenger vessel, sister ship to the recently...


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 milestone ...


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 164-passenger vessel...


Jun 13, 2014, 01:52 ET AmaWaterways Receives Top Rating In Inaugural Berlitz: River Cruising In Europe Travel Guide

AmaWaterways (www.AmaWaterways.com), the world's leading river cruise line, has been recognized as the only river cruise company based in the U.S. to ...


Jan 14, 2014, 03:28 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 Cruise on the ...


Nov 21, 2013, 03:16 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. Complete...


Oct 01, 2013, 01:22 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 & Normandy...


Aug 06, 2013, 04:36 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, singers, ...


Jun 18, 2013, 02:40 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, 01:23 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 AmaVida....


Mar 08, 2013, 01:54 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, 04:28 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 award-winning river cruise ...


Jan 22, 2013, 04:41 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, 02:52 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, 01:28 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 publication turned to ...


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 offer travel...