The fastest growing area of the cruise industry, river cruises are the best way to discover the interior of a country or continent. From Russia’s waterways to the Mississippi or Europe’s ‘hero rivers’ like the Danube and Rhine. The sector is also seeing big growth in Asia with passengers showing huge interest in the Yangtze, Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers.


CroisiEurope to add third paddlewheel ship

CroisiEurope has announced it has placed an order for a third paddlewheel ship as MS Elbe Princesse leaves dry dock in Saint-Nazaire.  The vessel, which will be delivered in 2018,…


Honeymoon diary part six: Lyon

You left us last week having toured the charming town of Beaune, north of Lyon, on the river Saone. Since then we have headed back south, stopping at the confluence…

Uniworld trade

Uniworld bolsters trade team

Uniworld, the six-star river cruise line, has boosted its trade engagement team by appointing two new members of staff at its London office. David Chidley has joined as national…