22 Jan 2016 American Queen Steamboat Company has several exciting themed cruises planned for 2016. Themed-cruises are a favorite among guests, and the Bourbon Cruise was a smashing hit in 2015, according to the cruise line. As an… more
20 Jan 2016 American Queen Steamboat Company announced lay-up details für the American Queen and American Empress as part of the off-season before moving full steam ahead into the 2016 sailing schedule. Each year, both vessels are scheduled… more
Today in Steamboat History
14 April 1866: Champion No. 4 sold to Capt. Vint Shinkle
14 April 1868: Carrie (#0864) was snagged near Indian Mission, Nebraska
14 April 1919: C.C. Bowyer sold
Check out our website cruisetricks.de if you're interested in the big and not so big ocean-going cruise ships. Though in German language, you'll find the comprehensive cruise ship picture galleries as interesting as the interactive 360 degree panorama pictures from cruise ship's interiors.
Check out our compilation of unique and very special gifts for steamboat fans and family. You'll not find these in any regular gift shop. Just added: New highly recommended book - "A Page out of History" by Karen "Toots" Maloy.
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Learn about steamboat related attractions all along the US inland rivers, from the Upper and Lower Mississippi all the way to the Columbia River. Our online Travel Guide is also available as printed book, "The Steamboat Traveller", for your guidance when travelling.
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Note: Phyllis does not book day excursions.