Uniworld’s Queen Isabel christened with a royal welcome by Hollywood’s Andie MacDowell

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises newest ship on Portugal’s Douro River, Queen Isabel, was christened by Hollywood actress, L’Oreal spokes model, and philanthropist, Andie MacDowell, in Porto, Portugal on March 22, 2013. On hand for the inauguration ceremony were a number of celebrities, including singer Michael Bolton, performing at the event, and European and local dignitaries. Uniworld’s Senior Vice President of Strategic Development, Wesley Bosnic, and Uniworld’s Managing Director of Operations, Christine Sustreanu, attended the ceremony and a …

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Uniworld announces new super ship, new destination, and two remodels for 2014

In Spring 2014, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises  announces the launching of a new Super Ship, the S.S. Catherine, on the Rhône and Saône rivers in Burgundy and Provence. Uniworld’s River Royale, currently sailing these rivers, will move to her new home in France’s Bordeaux region. The River Royale, as well the River Empress , sailing Uniworld’s popular European Jewels program between Amsterdam and Budapest will undergo major remodels with the same signature touches for which Uniworld ships …

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Tomorrow we begin our Uniworld river cruise: The Imperial Capitals of Europe

We have crossed the Atlantic Ocean on the Queen Mary 2 and spent two days in Amsterdam and a day at Floriade, the world horticultural exhibition located about two hours outside of that city in Venlo. (www.floriade.com) I will be writing about those is upcoming posts. However, tomorrow we fly from Amsterdam to Vienna, Austria, where we board the River Duchess for the beginning of a two-week river trip. It begins with a few days in Vienna, …

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Uniworld waives single supplement on selected spring Rhine cruises

Now for a limited time, Uniworld River Cruises is waiving its single supplement on Springtime on the Rhine, an ideal cruise for solo travelers. Perfectly paced, it provides ample daytime sailing through the complex network of canals that crisscross the Netherlands and flow down the UNESCO-designated Rhine River to Germany. Discover the springtime highlights of this region and enjoy four guided visits to some of the Netherlands’ and Germany’s top museums. A special highlight of this cruise …

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Uniworld offers savings on its holiday river cruises if you book by Aug. 31

For those seeking an old fashioned holiday atmosphere, Uniworld’s 2010 Europe Holiday Boutique River Cruises are a great option. Plus, by paying in full by August 31, 2010, with Uniworld’s “Double Early Booking Savings,” couples can enjoy a savings of $600 and solo travelers can save $300. Imagine storybook villages and majestic cities adorned with thousands of twinkling lights and stars, grand Christmas trees decorated from top to bottom, melodious carolers and choirs with sweet sounding voices, …

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Uniworld River Cruises will introduce the River Antoinette on the Rhine River

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises will launch River Antoinette, the sister ship to the majestic River Beatrice, in March 2011 along the Rhine River. Using the same high quality décor and design standards as the River Beatrice, the new River Antoinette will be the premiere ship to sail the Rhine River on Uniworld’s popular Castles Along the Rhine itinerary. “With the great success of the River Beatrice sailing on the Enchanting Danube, one of Uniworld’s most popular itineraries, …

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Uniworld offers double early booking discounts

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection offers travelers another way to save on its 2010  Europe river cruises. Couples who book a 2010 Europe river cruise can take advantage of Uniworld’s “Double Early Booking Discount” with savings up to $1,200 by paying-in-full for their trip by November 30, 2009. Or if they prefer, they can simply book and deposit with Uniworld’s Early Booking Discount by November 30, 2009 to save up to $600 ($300 per person). Uniworld offers …

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Uniworld offer free air from NYC on river cruises

2010 might be the year to visit Europe with Uniworld Boutique River Cruises limited-time Free Air offer. Travelers fly for free from New York to Europe, with all airline fuel surcharges, and government taxes and fees included. Uniworld’s Free Air offer is available on a variety of 2010 Europe River Cruises including: Grand European Discovery (Basel to Vienna), Eastern Europe Explorer (Vienna to Bucharest), Grand European Explorer (Basel to Bucharest), Paris and the Heart of Europe (Paris …

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Uniworld Delivers Royal Treatment On the Nile River Taking a Uniworld River Cruise along the Nile River – the lifeline of both ancient and modern Egypt – is like watching 5,000 years of history and culture unfold before your eyes. When guests sail the Nile onboard Uniworld’s new, ultra-luxurious all-suite River Tosca, they’ll follow the path of pharaohs, traders, invaders, and explorers who for thousands of years have taken in Egypt’s most magnificent sites from the decks …

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