I've been on a sternwheeler before, but nothing quite this size. She really is a sight to be seen. Id book a trip if I could afford the extremely hefty price tag.
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Quick video tour of the American Empress Paddlewheeler doing the Columbia/Snake River Cruise. Also shows the standard and suite type cabins. www.therivercruiselady.com https://youtu.be/vZs3YhLOaIg
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English Captions Available!!! The American Empress Steamboat is a 360-foot (110 m) diesel-fueled oar wheeler that was in the past worked by Majestic America Luxury River Cruise Ship Line and named the Empress of the North. She was inherent 2002 at the Nichols Brothers Boat Builders shipyard on Whidbey Island, in the U.S. condition of Washington, for $50 million and appeared as a journey send in 2003. She is recorded as pleasing 223 visitors, and initially traveled Alaska's Inside Passage, the Pacific Northwest, and the Columbia River. While being worked by Majestic America Line, the ship was adorned with a nineteenth century Russian topic, yet with Alaskan touches as carvings and veils. Amid the ship's opportunity in Alaska, a few littler port urban areas, for example, Wrangell and Petersburg relied on upon the visits by the Empress of the North for a generous measure of visitor related business. In 2013, the Empress of the North was gained by the American Queen Steamboat Company, which in 2014 renamed the ship American Empress and put her once again into administration on the Columbia and Snake Rivers, following five years out of administration. The ship's home port is presently Vancouver, Washington. The American Queen Steamboat Luxury Company Cruise, proprietor and administrator of the U.S-hailed American Queen, reported on May 22, 2013, that it had bought the Empress of the North from the U.S. Sea Administration (MARAD) and that it would rename the ship American Empress and resume sailings from Portland, Oregon, in April 2014. On April 5, 2014, American Empress was initiated in Portland. The Empress had been out of administration for a long time. She is the biggest overnight riverboat west of the Mississippi River. The ship's home port is presently Vancouver, Washington (in the Portland metropolitan region) and her typical course will take after the Columbia and Snake Rivers between Astoria, Oregon, and Clarkston, Washington, with 32 sailings booked for 2014, in the period April–November. --- American Queen Steamboat Company Youtube channel: youtube.com/user/AQSCVideo Cruise Ships Info Youtube channel: youtube.com/cruiseshipsinfo Cruise Ships Info Facebook Page: facebook.com/cruiseshipsinfo Cruise Ships Info Twitter Page: twitter.com/cruiseship_info Cruise Ships Info Pinterest Page: pinterest.com/cruiseshipinfo
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Float Out of the Disney Fantasy with fireworks at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany on 8th January 2012. The new undocked cruise liner Disney Fantasy is 340 meter long, 37 meter wide and reaches a velocity of 23.5 knots. The conveyance over the ems is planned for the 20th January 2012. Ausdocken der Disney Fantasy mit Feuerwerk bei Meyer Werft in Papenburg am 8. Januar 2012. Das neue Kreuzfahrtschiff Disney Fantasy hat eine Länge über alles von 340 Metern, eine Breite von 37,0 Metern und erreicht eine Geschwindigkeit von 23,5 Knoten. Die Emsüberführung findet am 20.01.2012 statt.
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10 Min video shortened to 2:12
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http://www.americanqueensteamboatcompany.com/ The largest, most elegant riverboat in the Pacific Northwest, the American Empress follows the trail of Lewis & Clark on the Columbia & Snake Rivers. The American Empress delivers classic elegance and modern luxury on a grand scale. One step onboard and you will quickly discover that there is far more to this vessel than her welcoming appearance and signature red paddlewheel.
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English Captions Available!!! American Queen is said to be the biggest waterway steamboat ever constructed. The ship was implicit 1995 and is a six-deck entertainment of an exemplary Mississippi riverboat, worked by McDermott Shipyard for the Delta Queen Steamboat Company. Despite the fact that the American Queen's stern paddlewheel is without a doubt controlled by a steam plant, her optional impetus, if there should arise an occurrence of a crisis and for mobility around tight territories where the oar wheel can not explore, originates from an arrangement of diesel-electric propellers known as Z-drives on either side of the sternwheel. She has 222 state spaces for a limit of 436 visitors and a group of 160. She is 418 feet (127 m) long and 89 feet (27 m) wide. The Str. American Queen Luxury Cruise was resigned to the hold armada in Violet, Louisiana, on 20 November 2008. Because of the disappointment of Majestic America Line (her proprietor) she was come back to the United States Maritime Administration (MARAD) who held her $30 million home loan. The U.S. Branch of Transportation Maritime Administration records the ship's development to the Beaumont Reserve Fleet on January 22, 2009. As of April 2011 American Queen is under contract for $15.5 million to HMS Global Maritime, situated in New Albany, Indiana. In light of the August, 2011 U.S. Branch of Transportation Maritime Administration stock, the ship was sold on August 2, 2009 and left the Beaumont Reserve Fleet for Memphis, Tennessee. The new administrator, The American Queen Steamboat Company reported arrangements to give back her to Mississippi River benefit from a port in Memphis, Tennessee. She rejoined her kindred sternwheeler steamboats Natchez, Chautauqua Belle, Minne-Ha-Ha, and the Belle of Louisville. She is as of now in administration. --- American Queen Steamboat Company Youtube Channel: youtube.com/user/AQSCVideo Cruise Ships Info Youtube channel: youtube.com/cruiseshipsinfo Cruise Ships Info Facebook Page: facebook.com/cruiseshipsinfo Cruise Ships Info Twitter Page: twitter.com/cruiseship_info Cruise Ships Info Pinterest Page: pinterest.com/cruiseshipinfo