Tagged: European Waterways

European Waterways’ New and Exclusive ‘Venetian Lagoon’ Island-Hopping Cruise Explores the Smaller Islands of Historic Venice Lagoon

La Bella Vita in VeniceWhile large cruise ships are banned from entering the famous Venice Lagoon to protect its fragile infrastructure, the Giudecca Canal – one of Europe’s most celebrated canals – and the Venice waterfront remain accessible to smaller vessels that include European Waterways’ 20-passenger luxury hotel barge, La Bella Vita. (more…)

Good Food, Fine Wine and Tall Ships – Combining a European Waterways Cruise With Visit to Annual Bordeaux Wine Festival, June 22 – 25

Barge Rosa - European WaterwaysWith more than 80 different wines from around Bordeaux, nightly fireworks, a wide range of gastronomic offerings, lively music, and a stirring display of Tall Ships, France’s annual Bordeaux Wine Festival is one of the most memorable events of the year in the famed wine-growing region. (more…)

European Waterways Announces Spring 2023 Specials of 20% Off on Select Luxury Hotel Barge Cruises in Europe

Hotel Barge Enchanté - European WaterwaysWith spring just around the corner, European Waterways is offering last-minute opportunities for travelers to experience “the joys of luxury hotel barge cruising” with 20% off specials on a number of departures in Europe on both charters and cabins for 2023. (more…)

European Waterways’ Magna Carta Hotel Barge Can Bring ‘Downton Abbey’, ‘Bridgerton’ and ‘The Crown’ Fans ‘Close to the Action’

Hotel Barge Magna Carta - European WaterwaysWith period dramas such as Bridgerton, Downton Abbey, and The Crown captivating television audiences everywhere, European Waterways is calling attention to the numerous filming locations on the itinerary of the luxurious 8-passenger hotel barge, Magna Carta. (more…)

A Quintessential ‘Slow Travel Experience,’ European Waterways’ Hotel Barge Cruises Are Ready to Launch as Europe Signals Border Openings

Hotel Barge Enchanté - European WaterwaysWith Europe poised to reopen borders to visitors as the number of vaccinated travelers increase worldwide, luxury hotel barge cruising specialist European Waterways is finding itself in the spotlight once again, with travelers attracted to the slow paced, immersive experience of canal cruising. (more…)

Hotel Barging Along Scenic European Countryside Grows in Popularity As Travelers Seek Out Less-Crowded Destinations After Months at Home

La Belle EpoqueAccording to the latest industry surveys, the roll-out of the COVID-19 vaccine worldwide is helping to restore confidence in travel and drive new bookings for 2021 and beyond. However, with health and safety still important concerns, travelers are seeking out natural attractions and rural settings over the traditionally crowded “tourist hotspots”. (more…)