Being Cruise enthusiasts but thinking the world was missing out on some of the most beautiful and intimate cruise experiences we formed eWaterways.
eWaterways has met with huge success, working with over 400 cruise line suppliers from around the world and supporting more than 9,000 travel agencies through our dedicated Agency Portal.
Our Company is a member of several prestigious organizations such as ACE (the Association of Cruise Experts), PSA (Passenger Shipping Association), CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association), USTOA (United States Tour Operator Association) ETOA (European Tour Operators Association).
eWaterways comprises a global team of Travel, Technology and Small Ship Experts in offices located in London, Paris, New York, Melbourne and Bucharest.
eWaterways currently offers the largest selection of small ship cruises from around the world, featuring an incredible array of cruise destinations on vessels of all shapes and sizes. From restored rice junkets in Thailand, to nuclear powered ice breakers in the Antarctic; from luxury hotel barges in France, to fabulously appointed river cruisers on the Rhine, we have every type of vessel under the sun. See European rivers (from the North Sea to the Black Sea); the dramatic fjords of Scandinavia; the effortlessly scenic Mediterranean; relax on inland canal vacations; explore on expedition cruises around the Galapagos Islands, the Amazon and even the polar regions, or simply experience the delights of paradise aboard a luxury cruise to French Polynesia, the Maldives or the Caribbean. We have the perfect small ship cruise to suit your holiday needs.
Our one-stop-shop services allow you to purchase just the cruise or combine your cruise with air transportation, ground transfers, hotel stays, and additional sightseeing options directly from this website. We also offer complete packages at competitive rates, so that your holiday is tailor made to your exact requirements and your budget.
eWaterways gives access to the largest range of unusual and otherwise hard-to-find cruises, many of which have not been available all on website in the UK and North America before.
Behind a great travel company are strong leaders, and eWaterways is headed by some of the best known veterans of the industry.
Daniela Wagner, Chief Executive Officer
Daniela Wagner CEO and Co-founder of eWaterways.com is an enthusiastic, energetic and personable general manager with a 25-year track record of outstanding achievement in the travel industry. She has a strong belief in people and in building relationships between companies and individuals at all levels.
Daniela was Managing Director of OctopusTravel (online arm of GTA - Gullivers Travel Associates) for 5 years, creating distribution partnerships with over 80 airlines and 500 other travel partners worldwide and taking Octopus to be the fourth fastest growing company in the UK in the Sunday Times Fastrack 100 survey.
Prior to that she spent 13 years in leading positions in two of the world's most respected tourism organisations, WTT (World Travel & Tourism Council) and ETOA (European Tour Operators Association), both of which she helped to build into meaningful lobbying and networking associations.
Soren Langelund, Chief Operating Officer
Soren Langelund, COO and Co-founder of eWaterways.com and has more than 30 years experience as a global player in the Travel Industry. His expertise ranges from Operations, Business Process Reengineering, to Online Technology and Marketing. Starting out with Europe's first direct sell Tour Operator "Tjaereborg", he spent 12 years in various managerial and Director Positions, based in the Middle East, South East Asia and the UK. This was followed by 6 years as Head of Travel Services - EMEA for RCI Europe.
As Vice President at AMEX Corporate Travel he was responsible for consolidation of their Corporate Travel Network across Europe. From here Soren joined OPODO as Head of Business Development and then became Director for Asia and Global Head of Business Development at Octopustravel.com.
Soren is a member of the UK Institute of Directors and is an experienced speaker and moderator at travel industry conferences, and is widely engaged with the industry through his chairmanship on the ETOA (European Tour Operators Association) e-Commerce Committee.
Charles Clark, Regional Director, UK and Ireland
eWaterways, the leading online small ship cruise aggregator, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Charles Clark to the position of Regional Director UK and Ireland.
Mr. Clark has extensive experience in the online as well as offline Travel industry, and most recently was co-founder of The Internet Traveller.
Charlie will start his Role immediately, and is looking forward to the new challenge of leading our UK and Ireland activities. His base will be the new Group Headquarter at 42 Berkeley Square, Mayfair.
"With an already extensive network of business relationships around the world, I anticipate a smooth transition into the role," he said. "I am really excited by the company's plans for future growth and development, and the group's commitment to joint marketing activities across the globe."
eWaterways Cruises Chief Executive Officer Soren Langelund added "We are absolutely delighted that Charlie has joined us. His depth of experience and standing in the UK market will serve our company well. We are confident that with him at the helm we will see significant growth in the UK, which we believe is the perfect market for this product. eWaterways plugs a serious gap in the market by offering worldwide small niche cruises in fantastic locations, on one website".
eWaterways Cruises Limited founded in 2009 has over 1,000 vessels on its website and offers a variety of 'small ship' cruises; including river cruise ships, hotel barge trips, expedition voyages, coastal cruises and sailing and yachting journeys. The collection of vessels range from between six and 150 cabins and operate in destinations all over the world including major European rivers from the North Sea to the Black Sea, the dramatic fjords of Scandinavia, the scenic coast of Croatia, relaxing inland canal vacations, expedition cruises around the Galapagos Islands, the Amazon and the polar regions of the Arctic and Antarctic, as well as luxury yachting in Fiji, the Bahamas or the Cayman Islands.
eWaterways are proud to work with the following organizations;
|ETOA - European Tour Operators Association www.etoa.org|
|CLIA - Cruise Line International Association www.cruising.org|
|ACE - Association of Cruise Experts www.cruiseexperts.org|
|USTOA - United States Tour Operators Association www.ustoa.com|
Launched in 1998, Just a Drop is a registered charity that raises money to build wells, install boreholes and hand pumps, and carry out sanitation and health education programmes in some of the poorest parts of the developing world.
Their mission is to reduce child mortality by delivering accessible clean, safe water where it is needed most.To date they have helped over 1 million children and their families in 29 countries.
Rather than taking a global perspective on the issue, they look at the local picture to establish how they can achieve maximum impact at ground level. This means working directly with other charities, local partners and communities.
eWaterways is committed to supporting Just A Drop. Our CEO is an Ambassador helping to promote the charity.
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