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Tales from our Highly Commended Cruise Consultant of the Year 2017 Zoltan Biczo

Go traditional….in Porto Clare and I had a rare opportunity to take part of the christening ceremony of Ms Miguel Torga the newest premium CroisiEurope ship on the Duoro in late March. We were so lucky to share the excitement with the Schmitter Family the owner of the river cruise company.Their nautical heritage is second […]

River cruising with Titan Travel aboard MS Serenade 1

I was very pleased when Titan Travel invited me to join a three-night VIP inaugural cruise from Cologne to Amsterdam, hosting national journalists, trade press, travel agents, their own MD and directors on board to celebrate. The ever popular 4 star MS Serenade 1 is being exclusively chartered by Titan Travel, for much of 2017, following [...]

Malta – A surprising getaway.

Malta Blog I wasn’t really sure what to expect when I accepted my trip to Malta. It was a place I visited a LOT when I was younger with my parents and I didn’t really remember much about it. Probably because I was quite little at the time. But whenever people mentioned Malta to me […]

To use a Travel Agent? A personal opinion

A few words from one of our clients on his experience with using a Travel Agent. Over the years I have travelled extensively both for holidays and work, particularly to Asia, Middle East and South Africa. Most of the time I have booked through an agent, mainly because it can be a bit easier and […]

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A Spring weekend in Amsterdam with Amadeus

I have just had the pleasure of sampling a weekend in Amsterdam on board.  "Amadeus" As with many cruise lines Amadeus River Cruise offers you a choice of where you fly from and once on the cruise itself you can choose if you would like to just enjoy the port you are in yourself, or [...]

Cruise Review: The Rhine with Amadeus

Date Posted: 07/03/2017 Jeannine Williamson sampled a Rhine cruise with Amadeus River Cruises now the line has opened up to the UK market. One of the delights of river cruising is there’s always something new around the next corner or, strictly speaking, bend in the river. After encountering jovial sailors singing shanties, a vast stretch [...]

Amadeus Silver III Overview

By Jeannine Williamson, Cruise Critic contributor Launched in 2016, Amadeus Silver III joins the nine-strong Amadeus fleet, which will increase to 10 when it launches a ship in France in the spring of 2017. Sailing on flexible and competitively priced itineraries, the 168-passenger vessel is the near identical sibling to Amadeus Silver II, which debuted in [...]

Why Amadeus Is the River Cruise Line for You

By Jeannine Williamson, Cruise Critic contributor The Amadeus name might not have a familiar ring to it, but the Austrian-owned river cruise line has been going for more than 30 years and is one of the oldest in Europe. For many years, the cruises were mainly sold to the German-speaking market, but all that has [...]

Hurtigruten and the Northern Lights.

Our intrepid traveller Kirstine gives us an insight into her last trip. Late in 2016, I went around the Norwegian coast, almost to Russia, with Hurtigruten. Having been lucky enough to see the Norwegian fjords in summertime, I was curious to explore that part of the world in winter. We were also hopeful to see […]

Barbados and Royal Clipper holiday memories

We love it when a holiday is something to write home about! Dear Zoltan. Thank you for your e-mails. We had a really great time at the Sugar Cane Hotel and on the Royal Clipper. We did so many different things as I cannot keep still!! Eg horse riding, snorkelling, kayaking, paddleboarding, mast climbing, sailing. […]

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