UNIWORLD BOUTIQUE RIVER CRUISES AWARDED 2012 BAXTER TRAVEL MEDIA’S AGENTS’ CHOICE AWARD FOR “FAVOURITE RIVER CRUISE LINE"
LOS ANGELES, CA –Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is the proud recipient of the 2012 Baxter Travel Media’s Agents’ Choice Award for “Favourite River Cruise Line.” This is the second year in a row Uniworld has been awarded “Favourite River Cruise Line,” after taking the top spot in 2011 Agents’ Choice Awards.Uniworld has earned generous accolades from the Canadian travel agent community and scored, collectively among Ontario, Quebec, The West and Atlantic, a score of 2,576 points this year. The river cruise company has been credited with an intimate sailing atmosphere that creates a comfortable environment for their passengers with top destinations, quality ships, gourmet food, and five star service all deserving high marks this award season.
Guy Young, President and CEO of Uniworld Boutique River Cruises said he’s honoured the cruise line has been recognized by its travel agent partners stating, “This recognition affirms Uniworld’s continued commitment to delivering a great vacation experience to our guests and a successful partnership with the travel agent community.” Young furthers, “We are very grateful for their support and we will continue to work hard to remain the preferred choice for river cruising in Canada.”
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, the world’s only authentic boutique cruise line™, is recognized among the “World’s Best River Cruises” and as the “World's Best Service,” River Cruise category by Travel + Leisure. Uniworld was voted the“#1 River Cruise Line in the World” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, was named to Condé Nast Traveler’s prestigious Gold List and their Platinum Circle for having made the list consistently for the past five years, and won “Best River Ships” in their Readers’ Poll, which ranked River Queen and River Beatrice #1 and #3 of all cruise ships in the world, respectively, along with eight other highly ranked ships in the top 40 river ships category. Uniworld’s cabins and dining are also ranked among the top three in the world by Zagat Survey®, with Uniworld being the only river cruise line named in the Zagat Survey® amongst the best of the best in the cruise industry. Uniworld features luxurious boutique ships with an average capacity of 130 guests, included shore excursions fully hosted by local experts, world-class gourmet cuisine, and award-winning, personalized hospitality. Uniworld offers over 500 departures sailing on over 13 rivers in more than 20 countries throughout Europe, Russia, Egypt, China, Vietnam, and Cambodia.
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Uniworld is a member of CLIA, Cruise Lines International Association