FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Melanie Gravdal
INSPIRATION. ENRICHMENT. HISTORY.
AVALON UNVEILS LEGACY DEPARTURES FOR 2016,
INCLUDING A NEW HABSBURG-THEMED RELEASE
LITTLETON, Colorado – May 27, 2015 – Passion travel isn’t limited to arts- or culinary-focused itineraries. Travelers are also inspired by their roots: Everything from heritage to historical happenings. In 2016, Avalon Waterways is inviting travelers to sail through history with four (4), legacy-inspired cruises, including a NEW Habsburg History Cruise, hosted by Carlos Felipe von Habsburg – a descendant of the famous royal house.
NEW! Habsburg History River Cruise:
The Holy Roman Empire was continuously occupied by the Habsburgs from 1438 to 1740. On this cruise, travelers will learn the stories behind one of Europe’s most important royal houses. Even better? Carlos Felipe von Habsburg will sail with Avalon’s guests, providing an insider’s point-of-view into his family’s long, royal dynasty.
- Danube Dreams (10 days from Prague to Budapest) – April 13, 2016 departure
World War I Cruise:
On this special interest departure, travelers will learn the stories behind the first World War (100 years after it began) and significant historical sites.
- Enchanting Belgium (9 days from Amsterdam to Namur) – April 4, 2016 departure
Jewish Heritage Cruise:
Travelers will discover Europe’s monuments, museums and traditions significant to Jewish history on this special departure. They will also spend time in the Jewish ghetto of Terezin, where tens of thousands of innocent people died during the Nazi occupation.
- Danube Dreams (12 days from Budapest to Prague) – April 6, 2016 departure
European History & Politics Cruise:
Get ready for an in-depth look at the politics that shaped Europe’s history, including learning the story’s behind some of the world’s most historical sites.
- Blue Danube to the Black Sea River Cruise (14 days from Bucharest to Vienna) – April 24 and April 27, 2016 departures
DEAL ALERT: Those booking their 2016 cruise early can save SAVE 10% on all Europe cruises. For details, click here. For more information, visit AvalonWaterways.com and “like” us on Facebook. Agents should visit GlobusFamilyPartner.com for booking details and promotions.
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