Stan & Janet Harper

Master Cruise Counselors
Cruise Lines International Assoc., Inc.

(830) 393-4050
stannjan@cruisescreatingmemories.com
 

Cruises


2018 : The Danube from the Black Sea to Budapest - Westbound (WOB) - Illumination
From $3,319.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: Illumination
Begin your exciting vacation with one night in Bucharest, Romania, before embarking on your river cruise along the beautiful Danube Riv...


2018 : Festive Time on the Legendary Danube (WNB-T1) - Illumination
From $2,029.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: Illumination
What entices you most about a river cruise through Central Europe? Does visiting historical sites pique your interest?


2018 : The Blue Danube Discovery (WBN) - Illumination
From $2,409.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: Illumination
This timeless Europe river cruise vacation begins with two nights in vibrant Budapest, Hungary, then sail along the Danube River with e...


2018 : From the Danube Delta to Prague - Westbound (WON) - Illumination
From $5,969.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: Illumination
Start this incredible journey in Bucharest, Romania, sail to the mouth of the Danube where it flows into the Black Sea, explore the Dan...


2018 : The Legendary Danube - Cruise Only (WNB0) - Illumination
From $1,399.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: Illumination
From the rich history of Germany to the unique culture of Hungary, this Danube river cruise takes you to three countries, and the sceni...
 
Avalon Waterways Arrow Illumination
Illumination
2014 is a big year for Avalon, as we expand our fleet of dynamic Suite Ships once again. In addition to the Avalon Poetry II and Avalon Impression, the beautiful Avalon Illumination will grace the waterways of Europe. Like its sister ship, the Avalon Expression, the Illumination features two full decks of Panorama Suites with Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. Cruise along the legendary Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers, enjoying fresh breezes and enchanting scenery from the comfort of your suite. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, affording you the incomparable opportunity to wake each morning facing the splendid passing scenery. Onboard amenities include an alternative dining option in the Panorama Bistro, an expanded fitness center, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the open-air bistro.


Ship Amenities
  • Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows
  • Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs
  • Sky Deck with shade awnings
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Expanded fitness center
  • Non-smoking interior
  • Elevator
  • Elegant, contemporary design throughout
  • Outside Viewing Deck
  • Headsets for all guided shore excursions in Europe
  • English-speaking crew
  • Sightseeing with a Certified Local Guide
  • Cruise Director
  • Onboard lectures, activities & nightly entertainment
  • Revolutionary engineering
  • Room service available featuring Continental breakfast and beverages
  • Sky Deck Whirlpool
  • Internet Corner
  • Hair salon (manicures available)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Relax and enjoy onboard movie nights
  • Complimentary use of iPad mobile digital devices
  • Biking excursions available in Amsterdam and Durnstein
  • Alternate dining experience with local specialties and lighter fare in the Panorama Bistro
  • Behind-the-scenes ship tour
  • Choice of excursions - Leisurely, Traditional or Essential Sightseeing options
  • Complimentary maps and use of Nordic walking sticks
  • Culture & Cruise onboard experiences with local chefs, entertainers, artisans and experts
  • Expanded 'on-demand' in-room entertainment
  • Guest Services is available to recommend, reserve and further personalize your cruise
  • Panorama Bistro
  • Sky Deck Game Area
  • Online Agency Travel Websites