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How To Save On A 2020 Danube River Cruise

Danube River Cruise Prices
This post sets out to answer the following questions: What is the average cost of a Danube river cruise? How can I save on a Danube river cruise? Should I make my decision about which company to cruise the Danube based on the lowest per diem? What's the best value for a Danube river cruise? The post How To Save On A 2020 Danube River Cruise appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Sailing The Galapagos With Silversea

Over the next few weeks we will look at the different itineraries and programs offered by certain cruise lines in the Galapagos. First up? Silversea. The post Sailing The Galapagos With Silversea appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – MSC Cruises’ Ken Muskat

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am joined by MSC Cruises' Ken Muskat. Though MSC Cruises is one of the most searched cruise lines on our site, I have never had the opportunity to sail with the company, so I decided to sit down with Ken to see what MSC has to offer. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – MSC Cruises’ Ken Muskat appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn Renovates Seabourn Odyssey

Seabourn has recently completed a multi-million-dollar renovation of Seabourn Odyssey, refreshing the look and feel of the vessel. The post Seabourn Renovates Seabourn Odyssey appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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After A Week On Board, I’ve Found The River Cruise For Small Ship Ocean Cruisers

AmaMagna
I was skeptical at first. Could AmaWaterways' new AmaMagna be the perfect transitional ship for small ship ocean cruisers who are wanna-be river cruisers? I won't keep you in suspense. The answer is, possibly. I'm not hedging by taking the middle ground. After all, small ship ocean cruisers know well what they have to give up to test the rivers. That changed this past spring when AmaWaterways introduced a ship that was nearly double the width of the classic river cruisers. After spending last week sailing from Budapest to Vilshofen (as a guest of AmaWaterways), I can say with certainty that this is no longer river cruising as you once knew it. The post After A Week On Board, I’ve Found The River Cruise For Small Ship Ocean Cruisers appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Becoming Part Of The AmaWaterways’ Family Aboard AmaMagna

AmaMagna
Throughout my sailing aboard AmaMagna, the word family came up in conversation everywhere I turned. And at first I couldn't understand why the emphasis on family struck such a chord with me, but through talking to the passengers and the crew aboard the ship and ashore, it became clear that Ama takes the concept of family to another level. The post Becoming Part Of The AmaWaterways’ Family Aboard AmaMagna appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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6 Types Of Travelers Who Are Perfect For AmaMagna, Are You One Of Them?

AmaWaterways now has two styles of river cruising. The first style is one that AmaWaterways has built its reputation on: river cruising on sleek, classic vessels with a single main restaurant, one alternative dining venue, a lounge and comfortable staterooms starting at around 160 square feet. The second style was introduced this past spring on the new AmaMagna, nearly double the width of the classic river cruisers. This is no longer river cruising as you once knew it. The post 6 Types Of Travelers Who Are Perfect For AmaMagna, Are You One Of Them? appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Emerald Waterways’ Gastronomic Cruise Through Burgundy And Provence

Emerald Waterways' eight-day Flavours of Burgundy and Provence itinerary will sail round trip from Lyon starting in July, 2020. The post Emerald Waterways’ Gastronomic Cruise Through Burgundy And Provence appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Riviera Will Launch A New All-Suite Ship In 2020

Riviera River Cruises has announced that it will launch the new all-suite MS Geoffrey Chaucer in spring 2020. The 443-foot Geoffrey Chaucer will accommodate 169 guests on itineraries on the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers, and Dutch waterways.  The post Riviera Will Launch A New All-Suite Ship In 2020 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Chatting With Our AmaMagna Cruise Manager, Maddy, In Linz

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am coming at you live from the Danube joined by our cruise manager for this week, Maddy Caldaruse. We were not the only passengers aboard AmaMagna who were captivated by Maddy's radiance. On a final bus tour yesterday I overheard a guest ask her husband, "Can we please take Maddy home with us?" The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Chatting With Our AmaMagna Cruise Manager, Maddy, In Linz appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Using Medicare Abroad And Travel Anecdotes

This week on Avid Travel with Britton Frost I am joined by Elsa Nystrom. Join us as we sit to talk about using Medicare abroad, cruise cancelations due to low water, and share a couple of funny travel stories. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Using Medicare Abroad And Travel Anecdotes appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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AmaWaterways’ Danube River Itineraries

AmaWaterways offers six Danube itineraries ranging from seven to 14-nights. While most of these itineraries are similar, or may have repeat ports, every itinerary has something that makes it unique. Let's take a look at what Ama has to offer. The post AmaWaterways’ Danube River Itineraries appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Using Medicare Abroad, Low Water Issues, And Travel Anecdotes

This week on Avid Travel with Britton Frost I am joined by Elsa Nystrom. Join us as we sit to talk about using Medicare abroad, cruise cancelations due to low water, and share a couple of funny travel stories. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Using Medicare Abroad, Low Water Issues, And Travel Anecdotes appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Follow Us This Week On An Ocean-Like River Ship, AmaMagna, Plus A Date With Samantha Brown

This week, Britton and I are headed to Europe to board what just may be the most ocean-like of all river cruise ships operating in Europe. If you've been thinking about a river cruise, there are several ways to follow us during our journey on AmaMagna.  The post Follow Us This Week On An Ocean-Like River Ship, AmaMagna, Plus A Date With Samantha Brown appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Follow Us This Week On AmaMagna, Plus A Date With Samantha Brown

AmaMagna live report
This week, Britton and I are headed to Europe to board AmaWaterways' AmaMagna. There are several ways to follow us during our journey. The post Follow Us This Week On AmaMagna, Plus A Date With Samantha Brown appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Pre-Cruise In The South Of Sweden: A Woman’s Perspective (with thoughts about shoes)

Le Lyrial
Sweden has been on my bucket list for years, and although I had read quite a bit about Sweden, I still didn’t know quite what to expect. The post Pre-Cruise In The South Of Sweden: A Woman’s Perspective (with thoughts about shoes) appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Danube River Cruise Pricing Charts 2020

Danube 2020 pricing
hat is a Danube river cruise going to cost me and how does the cruise I am looking at compare to Danube river cruises offered by other companies? The post Danube River Cruise Pricing Charts 2020 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part Three

Whether it is minimizing single-use plastics, banning straws, or using higher grade fuels, there are many things that cruise lines can do to take steps toward becoming more sustainable. Today, we will look at three cruise companies who have taken their sustainability initiatives a bit further than others in the industry.  The post Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part Three appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn Unveils Seabourn Venture’s Submarines

Seabourn is preparing to take travelers into the depths of the ocean for the first time by revealing the design and details for its custom submarines that will operate excursions from the line’s two upcoming expedition ships. The post Seabourn Unveils Seabourn Venture’s Submarines appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Scenic’s River Cruise Cover Program

Through Scenic's River Cruise Cover program, guests will be covered automatically once your cruise starts for any delays or cancellations due to weather, natural disasters, mechanical breakdowns, or strikes. The post Scenic’s River Cruise Cover Program appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Planning Two Perfect Days In Prague

My father, Ralph, and I are going to cruise aboard AmaMagna from Budapest to Vilshofen, and I was given the task of planning a short trip to Prague after our cruise. How should we spend two days in Prague? Let's find out. The post Planning Two Perfect Days In Prague appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Countdown To AmaMagna

amamagna in linz
This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, Ralph and I prepare for our upcoming trip aboard AmaMagna by highlighting some of the ship's unique features. Join us as we discuss what makes AmaMagna unique, and why she will appeal to river and ocean cruise guests alike. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Countdown To AmaMagna appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part Two

After looking at the negative effects of cruising on the environment, we will look to three cruise lines to see what they are doing to help combat the negative impacts of cruising. The post Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part Two appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Oceania Sirena’s Winter 2020-Spring 2021 Voyages

Oceania Cruises unveiled its most exotic collection of itineraries to date with in-depth explorations of the Holy Lands of Egypt, Israel, and Turkey, the Arabian Peninsula, India, Myanmar, and Indonesia. The post Oceania Sirena’s Winter 2020-Spring 2021 Voyages appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Ponant Takes Delivery Of Newest Ship

On June 14, Ponant took delivery of Le Dumont-d’Urville as the ship left the port of Søvik, Norway for Bergen, ready to depart on her maiden cruise. The post Ponant Takes Delivery Of Newest Ship appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Regent Seven Seas Navigator Sails First Voyage After Dry Dock

Regent Seven Seas Cruises celebrates the inaugural voyage of Seven Seas Navigator following her two-week refurbishment in Brest, France. The post Regent Seven Seas Navigator Sails First Voyage After Dry Dock appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Sailing With Ponant & Backroads Featuring Guest Host Ralph Grizzle

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost I am passing over the torch, and the mic, to my father Ralph Grizzle as he discusses his recent Backroads sailing aboard Ponant's Le Lyrial. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Sailing With Ponant & Backroads Featuring Guest Host Ralph Grizzle appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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We’re Heading To Budapest To Cruise The New AmaMagna

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In a couple of weeks, we're headed to Budapest to board AmaWaterways' new AmaMagna. There are a lot of reasons to be excited about this new ship. Here are a few things we look forward to. The post We’re Heading To Budapest To Cruise The New AmaMagna appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Broadway Star Rachel York Will Sail The Danube With Crystal

Rachel York will present Crystal River Cruises’ guests with her musical talents aboard Crystal Ravel’s September 1, 2019 sailing along the Danube River. The post Broadway Star Rachel York Will Sail The Danube With Crystal appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Backroads Active Adventures On The Oceans & Rivers

Ralph and Tamera
On the rivers, Backroads Active Adventures partners with AmaWaterways, and on the oceans, Ponant. The post Backroads Active Adventures On The Oceans & Rivers appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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