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American Cruise Lines and Alaska: Done Perfectly

American Cruise Lines provides one of the most in-depth comprehensive shore tour and onboard enrichment programs in Alaska. Follow John Muir's route into Glacier Bay on board the newest ship in Alaska, American Constellation. Enjoy unique small-group excursions.

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Celebrate the Holidays with American Cruise Lines

Whether you are celebrating Christmas or New Year's, enjoy the warm camaraderie among passengers and crew as you visit the most captivating destinations in the U.S. Every detail will be handled for you, so you can have an unforgettable and stress-free holiday. As you travel along these legendary waters, savor exquisite holiday-inspired dishes with a …

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American Cruise Lines Launches New Mississippi Riverboat

American Cruise Lines recently announced the successful launching of the new paddlewheeler being built for the Mississippi River at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, Maryland. The launching, which occurred on Sunday, went picture perfect. Immediately after being launched into the Wicomico River, tugboats skillfully nudged the new riverboat into Chesapeake Shipbuilding’s East Outfitting Basin where the …

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Last minute warm water sailings in Baja and Hawaii Larry Bleiberg, special for USA TODAY10:51a.m. EST January 2, 2013 If you're into photography or marine biology, or want to give your kids an intense nature experience, you might want to check out the new Un-Cruise theme trips. The small-ship cruise line has added special theme …

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Queen of the Mississippi to Receive Steam Calliope

American Cruise Lines has just acquired a 132-year-old Nichol steam calliope which will be placed aboard the brand new Queen of the Mississippi! The historic instrument, which originated from the Washington, a paddlewheel steamboat (pictured) which operated on the Mississippi and Ohio River from 1880 to 1938, is being meticulously restored to full operation, and …

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New Lobsterbake Cruises Added for 2012

American Cruise Lines has just announced new Lobsterbake sailings on their New England Islands Atlantic coastal cruises. Guests on the June 17, 23; July 28 and August 18, 25 sailings will enjoy a complimentary lobsterbake while exploring Newport's Fort Adams. This classic New England feast includes succulent lobster, clams and mussels, freshly prepared right before …

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American Cruise Lines Building a Second Paddlewheeler

American Cruise Lines is at it again. Based on the overwhelming response to its first riverboat, they just announced they will be building another brand new riverboat. Construction has already begun at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, MD, the same shipyard where its new 150-passenger Queen of the Mississippi is approaching completion. American Cruise Lines CEO …

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