Grand Voyages

Travel in Extravagance on a 5-Star Cruise

To set out on a journey that will move you through the vast oceans aboard a lavish 5-star cruiser is to let go of the all that is mundane in life.

There are certainly quicker ways to travel, but none quite as plush. Extravagance re-creation This form of escapade allows you to travel in luxury and ease while viewing some of the world’s most prized scenery. The luxury liners that crossed the Atlantic Ocean in the 1800’s were the commencement of modern day cruises. Companies added luxuries in order to better the competition, and so the tradition began. As you come on board this luxury liner you will feel all the elements of deluxe traveling: luxurious rooms and top of the line ship services, personal touches everywhere, visiting far off places, drinking and dining the finest wine and cuisine with concierge benefits from a large number of crew for the passengers.

You will enjoy the freedom to do whatever you want as you give yourself over to this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. There is something for everyone to enjoy, from amazing food and wine to exciting adventures to relaxing poolside with a cold drink.

Take in the view from the comfort of a perfectly positioned plush armchair, take a morning walk on deck, enjoy a meal with a group of new friends, or have a romantic dinner for two; these ships have lots of open space and cozy corners to indulge you.

There are myriad opportunities to discover new destinations cruising the world on on a 5-star ship. Re-live history as you travel the globe visiting everything from medieval towns to modern cities.

Luxury Cruise Lines

For some of the most luxurious, Silversea Cruises is a company to check out. Silversea travels to some of the most exotic areas and provides cultural interaction and exciting adventures you will not find anywhere else. A second company popular for its high-end cruises is Crystal Cruises. Its service is superb, the food and wine unrivaled, and the entertainment exceptional, and its high-end amenities such as plush bathrobes and slippers will make you feel truly pampered.

For an incredibly large variety of destinations, check out Princess Cruises, with over 40 destinations on six continents. Their ships are the size of small cities, and nearly 700 passengers can travel at one time. Radisson Seven Seas Cruises is the front runner in locations that are off the beaten path, such as Antarctica and Alaska. They pride themselves on presenting opportunities for cultural exploration and letting their passengers really get to know local people and places at each destination.

Start off in the Mediterranean
Check out the beauty of the Mediterranean and the history of the region in one of these immense traveling hotels and be sure to take the time to get off ship and wander around the picturesque seaside villages.

Land of the Tsars
Spend time in the legendary Hermitage Museum in Russia if you love museums, as it is the world’s second largest and is a very magnificent structure.

Empress Catherine the Great founded it in 1764 when she began a collection of paintings, and it was finally open to the public nearly 100 years later.

The Lands Down Under

Australasia offers an infinite array of distinct sights and sounds.

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is an iconic natural landmark, but also worth a visit are the gorgeous beaches and the wide open space known as the Outback.

In New Zealand, stop in Tauranga to pick fresh kiwi and devour to your heart’s delight, then go for a hike to explore the stunning waterfalls and green valleys that will leave you without words.

The Sights and Sounds of Asia

For a true sensory experience, visit Thailand, Vietnam, and China to explore the sights, tastes, and smells. Japan is almost like two cultures in one: the cutting-edge cosmopolitan way of life intersects with ancient traditions that have stood the test of time. Bangkok is rich in Buddhist traditions and its gorgeous palaces and spires are a stunning sight.

From Deserts to Skyscrapers to Pyramids

The urban centers of the Middle East rise from the deserts of Arabia in stark contrast, with huge skyscrapers and the most modern technology. Dubai is home to the tallest skyscraper that exists at present, the Burj Khalifa, and no trip there is complete without heading up to its observation deck to check out the view. The colorful, unique history of the region began thousands of years ago and still affects the culture today. In Jordan, the 5th century BC city of Petra is a great place for history buffs to see, while nearby Aqaba is famous for its resorts and water sports.

Egypt is home to the ancient temples in Karnak and Luxor as well as the famous pyramids at Giza, whereas Oman has the medieval Frankincense trail.

The Diversity of South America
You can also go to South America’s natural wonders like Iguazu Falls bellowing between Argentina and Brazil, trekking next on to Rio de Janeiro, popular for its Carnival and the mesmerizing Christ the Redeemer statue located on the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain.

Head to Chile to explore its amazing geographical diversity including lush mountains, arid desert, and extensive beaches and breathtaking ice fields. From the sophistication of a ball dance to the intimacy of a shared moment on deck, the stage is set for you to create your very own special and memorable moments aboard a 5-star cruise. As anyone who has taken one will agree, there is no other experience quite like a cruise around the globe.

AMT Travel: Organize Your Luxury Holiday With Us

Even before the journey commences, both seasoned travelers and novices have so many decisions to make before embarking on a vacation. Travel recreation Your fantasy vacation might be to go on a challenging adventure, unwind by the seaside or visit a place you have only read about. AMT Travel, an American Express Travel Representative, can help you plan for your next vacation in style and comfort. With more than 25 years in the business, certified training and exploits to the ends of the earth, our travel experts can help book you on some of the world’s most renowned cruise lines like Princess, Regent, Holland, and Silversea Cruises.

On board one of these companies' luxury cruise ships, you'll experience 5-star accommodation and the finest standards of service, facilities, entertainment and off-board excursions. AMT Travel’s primary goal is to exceed your expectations by designing the very best vacation possible. We offer the very best in travel and will take you to locations that match your passions and way of life.

AMT American Express Travel offers a spectrum of amazing destinations and travel models and is the international front runner in escorted American Express Tours. From wandering through Europe to exploring remote regions of the world, American Express Tours offers an unprecedented selection of 200+ vacations, in 60 countries on 6 continents.

And being a member definitely has its privileges.
Here at AMT American Express Travel, we pre-negotiate tour prices for our dedicated customers. Devoted clients return to AMT Travel every year because our consultants design the full package. You will never have to worry about things like getting that upgrade, checking on travel times, organizing travel paperwork, finding the best exchange rate, selecting excursions or figuring out what to pack.

AMT Travel also prides itself on being there for you for any travel services 24 hours a day.

We are here to make sure that you travel with no headaches, hassles or concerns.

Your only job is to prepare your suitcase and leave the rest to us.

Play, Discover and Learn Aboard a Luxury World Cruise

Due to the increasing interest in worldwide trips, many cruise lines are including global jaunts to their itineraries.

The increased interest in traveling across the world’s oceans, seas and rivers means that the current figure of 25 million passengers per year will rise in the near future.

The countless options for today’s travelers include the type of ship to sail on, which itinerary to choose as well as the price tag of the trip.

Endless Options.

Traveling on smaller vessels, for example, is a good alternative for those seeking more individualized service, fewer passengers on board as well as direct access to smaller ports. Despite the benefits provided by these ships, however, their size makes them more susceptible to the movement of the ocean, something not recommended for those prone to seasickness.

On the other hand, bigger ships unquestionably feature more choices in terms of accommodations, restaurants and activities, but they need to dock at industrial ports, placing them at a greater distance from where you want to go. One of the results of this is that it makes exploring your destination city on your own more complicated and more expensive.

No matter where you are, ashore or on board, every instant of your world journey will be an illuminating experience whether you are on your way to Scandinavia, the Mediterranean and Europe, the Caribbean, the Americas and Alaska, Africa, or Australia and Asia

International travel also gives you the option to experience local daily life up close and personal. Immersing yourself in a city’s art, culture, culinary delights, history and natural beauty is made possible with one of the numerous exclusive events and excursions on offer. Discover the world as few others have done on a journey of a lifetime.

And you will be able to avoid all the aspects of traveling you find most annoying such as flight delays, the nonstop unpacking, and having to spend more on meals than you expected. Whatever your objective, a trip on the world’s great waterways will provide you the peace you seek and the experiences you will never forget.

The Advantages of the American Express Pay-with-Points Plan

AMT Travel is happy to offer more savings and peace of mind with American Express' Pay with Points plan. While American Express Membership Rewards customers could redeem their points for miles with partner airlines in past years, flights were not easy to find. Now you can pay upfront for any holiday travel package, flight accommodation, car rental and tour, in full or partially, with your Membership Rewards Credit Card Reward points.

Let AMT Travel teach you how easy and quickly your points can be redeemed. Just a few of the perks include:

-No travel blackout periods – points can be utilized at any time for all travel.

-10,000 Membership Rewards points will give you $100 worth of travel.
-All your travel needs are covered, including hotel rooms, car rentals, flights, tours, packages, currency exchange, travel insurance, and even airport taxes.

-You can even earn frequent flyer points on any travel paid for with points.

-You can pay quickly using points in-store.
-If you purchase with points and your American Express card when scheduling, you will not be charged any additional fees.
And it doesn't stop there - our AMT American Express Travel Representative can also assist you in reserving any first and business class travel using your American Express points!

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