Uniworld Launches Monarch and Connoisseur Collections

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, the world’s only authentic boutique cruise line, announced the launch of two new 2016 themed cruise programs in their European portfolio. The Monarch Collection invites guests to explore Europe’s legendary aristocratic lifestyle and heritage with departures onboard Uniworld’s royal fleet on select summer 2016 itineraries, while The Connoisseur Collection, available on select France 2016 itineraries, explores the world of French cuisine with exclusive excursions and events that explore why the UNESCO experts declared French gastronomy a “social custom aimed at celebrating the most important moments in the lives of individuals and groups.”For more details, please visit uniworld.com. Join Uniworld’s social media community at facebook.com/uniworldrivercruises or twitter.com/uniworldcruises using the hashtag #ExploreUniworld.
About Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection—the world’s only authentic boutique cruise line™—features luxurious ships with an average capacity of 130 guests, exclusive excursions, gourmet cuisine, and the highest staff-to-guest ratio in the river cruise industry. Based in Los Angeles, California, Uniworld offers truly all-inclusive itineraries in Europe, as well as voyages in Russia, China, Vietnam and Cambodia, India, and Egypt—a total of 22 rivers in 26 countries worldwide. Uniworld is a member of CLIA and is highly regarded by discerning travelers, media, and cruise industry experts:
Listed among the “World’s Best River Cruises” by Travel + Leisure, and recognized for “World’s Best Service” in the River Cruise categorySeven ships listed among Travel + Leisure’s “Top 20 River Ships,” with River Countess rated highest of all cruise ships (river & ocean)Included on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List for seven years (2008 – 2014)Top 3 ranking on Condé Nast Traveler‘s “Top Ten Cruise Lines” (river & ocean)Top 4 ranking on Condé Nast Traveler‘s Readers’ Choice Awards for “Top Cruise Lines” (2014)Named “Best Luxury River Cruise Line” by Cruise International (2012 – 2015)Named “Best New River Cruise Ship” for the S.S. Maria Theresa by Cruise International (2015)Named “Best Culinary Cruise Line” by readers of SAVEUR (2014 – 2015)Named “River Cruise Line of the Year” and “Best River Cruise Line” by readers of Food & Travel (2015)Awarded “Best Overall River Line,” “Best New River Ship” for the S.S. Maria Theresa and “Best Shore Excursions” (river) by the editors at Cruise Critic (2015)Image Download:
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