The Bell of the Ball Waltzes Her Way onto the Enchanting Danube
River Beatrice set sail on March 24, and hosted the Godmother and namesake of the ship, Mrs. Beatrice Tollman, founder and President of the award-winning, luxurious Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a sister company of Uniworld. Mrs. Tollman christened the ship in the medieval, walled-city of Nuremberg, Germany. In attendance were Guy Young, President of Uniworld, Christine Sustreanu, Director of European Operations for Uniworld, Mike Ness, CEO of The Travel Corporation (the parent company of Uniworld), and the entire Tollman family.
River Beatrice sails a nine-day Enchanting Danube program from Budapest to Passau, and offers guests an up close and personal view of this regal river’s patrons—Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Durnstein, Melk, Linz (Salzburg), and Passau. Every bit as important as the destinations Uniworld’s guests visit along the Danube is the ship that sails to them. River Beatrice evokes the essence of this inspirational region being she possess grace, refinement, and is simply the most deluxe and comfortable ship to ever sail any European river.
“We know the River Beatrice will offer an exceptional, unrivaled river cruise experience for our guests who want to enjoy the best sights in Europe in world-class comfort,” said Guy Young, President of Uniworld. “With the addition of the River Beatrice to the Uniworld fleet, we have been able to further expand our product offering with even more cruises through this inspirational and historically rich region,” adds Young. The ultimate intimacy and luxury of this unparalleled ship makes it perfect for couples traveling alone, for a group wedding or incentive group, honeymooners and more.
Join Uniworld on a value-packed river cruise—with virtually everything included in your cruise price—onboard the River Beatrice, and save with Uniworld’s 2-for-1 air and $300 per couple savings off of the Enchanting Danube and the Danube Holiday Markets River Cruises. Prices are from $1,799 per person, cruise only.
About Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Los Angeles-based Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, the premier river cruise company, was named to Travel+Leisure's World's Best Top 10 Small Cruise Lines, and Condé Nast Traveler's 2009 Gold List, their Reader’s Poll for Top 50 Small Ships, and their Reader's Choice Awards for World's Top 10 Small Cruise Lines. Uniworld features intimate, elegant boutique, hotel-style cruise ships with an average capacity of 134 guests, an award-winning staff with a ratio of one staff member for every three guests, world-class cuisine, and expertly planned itineraries with custom-blended shore excursions. The company offers over 500 departures on more than 40 itineraries sailing on 12 rivers in over 20 countries throughout Europe, Egypt, China and Russia.
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