In partnership with Artful Travelers, we are proud to announce several exciting additions to this fall’s celebration of The Italian Americans aboard stunning Riviera. Departing Oct. 29, 2014, the Enchanting Riviera voyage sails from Athens to Monte Carlo along the gorgeous Italian Riviera, and now features new exclusive guests and events.

Acclaimed epicurean and author Lou DiPaloAcclaimed epicurean and author Lou DiPalo will join the voyage for special events on board, as well as specially-curated shore excursions in some of Italy’s most celebrated ports, showcasing the very best of both cuisine and culture.

In addition, award-winning mezzosoprano Sarah M’Punga (Rigoletto, Carmen, Aida) will offer the crowning glory on this extraordinary journey with a finale performance in the beautiful Riviera Lounge, serenading passengers with world-renowned operatic favorites.

Award-winning mezzosoprano Sarah M’Punga

Award-winning mezzosoprano Sarah M’Punga

As previously announced, this special voyage will debut the upcoming PBS documentary series The Italian Americans. Narrated by Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci, the highly anticipated series celebrates generations of Italian Americans from the mid-19th century to present day. The program will be screened in its entirety aboard Riviera months before its official debut on PBS stations across the country in February 2015.

The Italian Americans package is available to you at no additional cost when booking the Oct. 29, 2014 Enchanting Riviera voyage. At the time of booking, you or your travel agent should request the promotional code “ARTFUL” to be added to your reservation. Special experiences with limited capacity, such as private dinners and intimate cocktail functions with guest speakers, will only be available if you specifically book The Italian Americans package. Learn more on the Signature Sailings page of our website,

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