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Abercrombie & Kent Unveils 2024-25 Expedition Cruise Portfolio. New voyages to remote destinations including the North Pole, Saudi Arabia and the Solomon Islands, as well as added departures to perennial favorites Japan and Greece

Abercrombie & Kent (Logo)As interest in small-ship expedition cruising continues to grow, Abercrombie & Kent previews its 2024-25 Luxury Expedition CruisesSM portfolio, featuring 17 cruises on all seven continents, including some of the most remote and least-visited destinations. (more…)

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Barging in Europe: Food, Wine and Quality Time With Friends. Abercrombie & Kent curates a portfolio of relaxed holidays along the most picturesque waterways of France, Italy, Germany, Holland, the UK and Ireland

Hotel Barge L'Impressionniste -  Abercrombie & KentCruising by canal barge has long been a favorite for a leisurely European holiday, but now more than ever before, it’s being recognized for what it offers groups of friends looking to celebrate a milestone birthday or just reconnect in person. (more…)

Crystal Cruises: New Appointments & A New Vision. A&K Travel Group confirms first Crystal appointments

Crystal Cruises (logo)Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio, Co-Chairman of the A&K Travel Group, Cristina Levis, CEO of A&K Travel Group, and executives from shipbuilder Fincantieri welcomed the arrival of the recently acquired ‘Crystal Symphony’ and ‘Crystal Serenity’ to Trieste, Italy, where the ships are being refurbished. (more…)

A&K Purchase Of Crystal Cruises Receives Applause From Travel Industry. Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio has bought the bankrupt line’s brand and two ocean vessels

The Crystal Symphony (Courtesy Ports of America)The third time was the charm. After at least two previous attempts to buy Crystal Cruises, Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio (Forbes Billionaires, #1,929, $1.3b) has bought the bankrupt line’s brand and two ocean vessels, Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony. (more…)

Explore the Remote Northeast Passage with Abercrombie & Kent Founder Geoffrey Kent. A&K Celebrates 30 Years of Luxury Expedition Cruising with New Voyages for 2021-22

Celebrating 30 Years of Luxury Expedition Cruising

Next year marks a significant milestone as luxury travel company Abercrombie & Kent celebrates 30 years of expedition cruising. What was once an intrepid way to observe wildlife in remote destinations has since been transformed into a luxury adventure, offering an unprecedented level of comfort and access. (more…)

Explore Iceland & Greenland Alongside Adventurer Alex Pancoe on a Abercrombie & Kent Luxury Expedition Cruise

Le BorealWhile curiosity about the world’s largest island has exploded in recent weeks, Greenland has been a beacon to explorers for centuries. Therefore it’s a natural fit for Abercrombie & Kent to introduce active adventures to the new Ultimate Iceland & Greenland Cruise (Aug 13-27, 2020). (more…)

Set Sail for the World’s Most Inspiring Continent on a Luxury Expedition Cruise to Antarctica with Abercrombie & Kent

Port Stanley, capital of the Falkland IslandsA profoundly moving and otherworldly place, Antarctica is the only continent on earth dedicated to peaceful exploration and science. Abercrombie & Kent, longtime leaders in luxury expedition cruising, reveal the White Continent’s unparalleled wonders on a choice of four voyages in 2020 and 2021. (more…)

Abercrombie & Kent Develops New Cultural Cruise Exploring the Baltic Sea

Stortorget - Old Town in Stockholm (Stefano Fermi)In response to the growing interest in immersive cultural journeys, Abercrombie & Kent is expanding its 2020 portfolio of Luxury Expedition Cruises with “Cruising the Baltic Sea: Copenhagen to St. Petersburg”, a comprehensive voyage that explores the cultures and complex relationships between Denmark, Poland, Lithuania, Sweden, Estonia, Finland and Russia. (more…)

Explore the Remote North In-Depth and In-Style with Abercrombie & Kent Luxury Expedition Cruising

Le BorealMore than polar bears, midnight sun and Viking culture, the Arctic offers a remarkable history of exploration and survival, Inuit traditions and natural phenomena. Abercrombie & Kent’s Luxury Expedition Cruises highlight the region’s varied offerings, including — new for 2020— Ultimate Iceland & Greenland Cruise and a sweeping 48-day Grand Arctic Voyage that combines all of A&K’s Arctic offerings into one epic adventure that spans five Arctic regions. (more…)

Lefebvre Buys Into Abercrombie and Kent

Manfredi Lefebvre d'Ovidio in this image with Richard FainGeoffrey J.W. Kent, Founder, chairman and CEO of Abercrombie & Kent has formed a strategic partnership with Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio, Chairman of Heritage group, to jointly acquire 100% of the Abercrombie & Kent Group of Companies S.A. (Abercrombie & Kent). (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Abercrombie & Kent Announces 2020 Antarctica Cruise

Port Stanley, capital of the Falkland IslandsAbercrombie & Kent has announced a new Antarctica voyage for 2020 called, “Special Edition: Antarctica Discovery: Palmer’s BiCentennial Expedition,” honoring the 200th anniversary of Antarctica’s discovery by Nathaniel Palmer, the seal hunter and explorer who, on November 18, 1820, became the first American explorer to discover mainland Antarctica. (travelagentcentral.com)