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"AMA-zing Holiday Savings" with AMAWATERWAYS

eTN Staff Writer  Nov 13, 2009

Award-winning European river cruise line, AMAWATERWAYS, announced “AMA-zing Holidays Savings” featuring free airfare to Europe on two 2009 itineraries, and 50 percent savings off a second stateroom on select 2010 cruises. These “AMA-zing” offers provide unique opportunities to enjoy all-inclusive river cruising at its finest with AMAWATERWAYS.

“There truly is no better way to experience Europe than by river cruise, and we’re very pleased to offer these special promotions on a number of our fantastic itineraries on the Danube, Rhine, and Mosel rivers,” said Rudi Schreiner, president of AMAWATERWAYS.

The “AMA-zing” free airfare offer is valid on the December 13, 2009* “Christmas Time Cruise” between Budapest and Nuremberg, followed by two nights in Prague. The offer also applies to the November 18, December 2, and December 12, 2009 “Christmas Wonderland” departures. This delightful itinerary begins with 3 nights in Paris followed by a 7-night cruise from Trier, Germany to Amsterdam.

For those interested in 2010 travel, AMAWATERWAYS has made it easy to bring family and friends along with 50 percent savings off a second stateroom. The offer applies to the following enriching cruises:

• “Romantic Danube,” starting with 3 nights in the beautiful city of Prague, followed by a fascinating Danube cruise to Budapest. Departures are available April 10 and 14, 2010.

• “Black Sea Voyage,” beginning with 3 nights in Istanbul and a 1-night stay in Bulgaria, followed by a 7-night Danube cruise and 2 nights in Budapest. Departure date is April 14, 2010.

• “Magnificent Europe,” featuring a 14-night sailing from Amsterdam to Budapest, through the heart of Europe and across the Continental Divide. Departure date is April 24, 2009.


AMAWATERWAYS is the fastest-growing, US-based river cruise line, with ships sailing in Europe, Russia, Vietnam, and Cambodia. Known for its innovative inclusive vacations and state-of-the art vessels, the AMAWATERWAYS fleet in Europe consists of the MS Amadolce (2009), the MS Amalyra (2009), the MS Amacello (2008), the MS Amadante (2008), the MS Amalegro (2007), and the MS Amadagio (2006). The MS Amabella will join the fleet in 2010.

AMAWATERWAYS ships feature a warm, upscale décor plus unparalleled amenities and complimentary services, including: spacious, 170-square-foot standard cabins with over eighty-two percent featuring French Balconies; plush bedding with down duvets; flat-screen TVs; in-room “Infotainment system” with complimentary Internet access; marble-appointed bathrooms; spa-quality bath amenities; terry robes; and slippers. Junior suites boast a spacious 255-square-foot configuration. Gourmet meals in the restaurant are accompanied by complimentary, carefully-selected local wines and specialty coffees. The vessels feature a spa, fitness center, beauty salon, whirlpool, walking track on the Sun Deck, and a fleet of bicycles for passenger use. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in the Aft Lounge. An AMAWATERWAYS elite cruise director escorts guests throughout the cruise. On complimentary in-depth local tours, an expert guide accompanies guests at each location.

AMAWATERWAYS continues to lead the way in river cruising, with an exciting lineup of itineraries for 2010 including the new “Vietnam, Cambodia, and the Riches of the Mekong” program in southeast Asia. In Europe, the line’s extensive array of offerings has increased to 20. New land programs will bring AMAWATERWAYS guests to some of Europe’s most legendary, historic, and scenic locations.

The “AMA-zing Holiday Savings” promotion is applicable to new bookings made by November 30, 2009, and other restrictions apply.** For reservations and more information, please call AMAWATERWAYS at 800-626-0126 or visit .

*US Departure date

** Terms and Conditions – Offers are not combinable with any other promotions/discounts; limited to availability and is subject to change without notice. FREE AIRFARE: based in economy class from New York only. For other US gateways, please refer to brochure or for air add-on rates or call and ask for details. Passengers are responsible for taxes and fuel surcharges, which may vary until booking is paid in full. Full payment is required within 3 days of initial booking. 50 PERCENT SAVINGS: guests must purchase 1st cabin at full brochure fare to receive 2nd cabin at 50 percent discount. 50 percent discount is applicable to cruise fare only. Single travelers can opt to waive single supplement fee. AMAWATERWAYS reserves the right to discontinue this offer at any time. Ship registry: Switzerland CST# 2065452-40.

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