Crown Cruise Vacations Cruise Deals for September 2019

Crown Cruise Vacations offers their picks for the best cruise deals for September 2019 Crown Cruise Vacations- crowncruisevacations.com/ 877-283-1114 Destination: Caribbean What: 7 Night Caribbean – Western Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas When: November 3, 2019 Prices: Starting at $569 USD What Else You’ll Have to Pay:  Port charges of $190 included. Taxes and fees of $114 are not included. Where You Go: Departing from Galveston, Texas | Cozumel, Mexico | Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands | Falmouth, Jamaica Sold By: Crown Cruise Vacations, http://www.crowncruisevacations.com/ Why …

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Cruising in France: Uniworld’s Seine Super Ship

  Today I am an American in Paris, the city of light, Hemingway’s moveable feast. My wife, Jialin, and I arrived a couple of days early in France for a week-long barge tour in Burgundy and we will use our extra days to explore a bit more of Paris. This is our third time here. On our last visit I lost a rental car. Well, that’s not exactly what happened as it turned out. I had simply …

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Uniworld names iconic French actress Catherine Deneuve as S.S. Catherine’s godmother

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection will inaugurate the newest addition to their award-winning fleet, the S.S. Catherine, in Lyon on March 27, 2014. Inspired by French elegance to reflect her home along the Rhone and Saone rivers, Super Ship, S.S. Catherine will be christened by her Godmother and namesake, legendary French actress Catherine Deneuve. Catherine Deneuve is world-renowned for her timeless beauty and boasts an esteemed acting career spanning more than 50 years. Perhaps most well-known for …

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Time Sensitive Deals From the Cruiselines

Voyages to Antiquity is offering free air from 60 American locations when you book a Grand Voyages including their Treasures of the Far East journey. Windstar is offering special pricing on their Caribbean sailings. Book before December 31, 2013 and enjoy 2 for 1 cruise fares plus bonus savings of up to $1000 per stateroom. Click here for more details Uniworld is reduced or waiving single supplements on select 2014 sailings. Click here for dates and details. …

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Uniworld honors D-Day with 70th anniversary cruise

“Nearly 70 years ago, a mighty armada embarked on an invasion that forever changed world history. The Nazi grip on western Europe was cracked on June 6, 1944, as brave soldiers crossed a slender ribbon of sea from England into Normandy and initiated one of the most influential battles of WWII. D-Day has been recalled by the veterans who fought it, the newsreels that depicted it, and thousands of dedicated historians – yet few have actually set …

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Budapest lives up to its excellent reputation, but still shows some scars from communism

  BUDAPEST, Hungary – We had heard many times that Budapest was one of the world’s most beautiful cities and now we understand. It is, indeed. We entered the city midday on the River Duchess in grand manner. Capt. van Meerveld sailed us all the way through downtown on the Danube and our cruise manager Bart Roelofs narrated, explaining all the sites such as the spectacular Parliament Building and St. Stephen’s Basilica. We easily grasped the main …

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Bratislava, Slovakia, is perhaps the world’s newest capital and it is polishing its image

  BRATISLAVA, Slovakia – The River Duchess left Vienna, Austria, at 3 a.m. this morning and traveled about 40 miles down the Danube to another country. In fact, a very brand new country: Slovakia.Over its long history, this small country has been ruled by many powers, including 400 years under the Hapsburgs, but is best known to most Americans as the Slovakia part of Czechoslovakia. That country was formed in 1918, after World War I, and was …

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Vienna adventure: A trip to the Naschtmarket via the underground

  VIENNA, Austria —Yesterday was our second day in Vienna and during the morning we had a fun adventure. Our cruise manager, Bart Roelofs from Holland, invited all who wanted to join him to go to the Naschtmarket in Vienna. This is one of the city’s premier food markets and is easily accessible by the subway. With Bart leading the way, some 60 of us traipsed across the pedestrian bridge near our ship, over the highway, to …

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Our first day on our first river cruise…we stay in Vienna, Austria

VIENNA, Austria– Check off another city on my to-visit list. The lovely city of Vienna, Austria. I had never been to this famous city of Strauss, Mozart and Beethoven and so was pleased to learn that we were going to spend a couple of days here at the beginning of our river cruise. Yesterday morning we flew from Amsterdam to Vienna and boarded Uniworld’s River Duchess at about 1 p.m. Everything went perfectly, from the airport pick-up …

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