Uniworld - Joie de Vivre photo album

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Here's a photo album of Joie de Vivre that a professional photographer shot for us. It really is a gorgeous ship: http://www.cruisecritic.com/photos/s...de-vivre-1214/.

I toured the ship when I was in Paris and had lunch onboard. Our Australia editor did the christening and sailing back in March. Here's her review: http://www.cruisecritic.com/reviews/review.cfm?ShipID=1214
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Originally posted by Gourmet Gal
That is certainly a gorgeous riverboat! The Bistro is so charming. The pool looks tiny though. Does it get much use? Is there a hot tub?
We never saw anyone in the pool. It is located inside a lovely lounge and is an odd place IMO for a pool. We rarely used that back lounge as the pool made it humid and the room smelled like chlorine. I did not see a hot tub.
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143 cruises since 1964, 15 on the river.
Looking forward to:
MS Joy - Magic of Advent, December 2017

Amadeus Silver III, May 2018
AmaKristina, Christmas Markets, December 2018
Scenic Eclipse, April, 2019

Our river cruising history:
Avalon Luminary B2B- Christmas Markets, 2009
Avalon Affinity - Christmas Markets 2010
Avalon Panorama - Danube New Years Cruise, 2011
AmaDante -Vineyards of the Rhine and Moselle 2012
AmaCerto - Budapest to Nuremburg, 2013
AmaBella - Tulip Time, 2014
AmaDagio - Provence, 2014
AmaReina - Holiday on the Rhine 2014
SS Catherine - Provence 2015
AmaSerena Christmas on the Rhine, 2015
Scenic Diamond, Bordeaux, April 2016
AmaVida, Douro, August. 2016
AmaSonata, Romantic Danube - Oct. 2016
Joie de Vivre, Paris and Normany - April 2017

Recent cruises:
Le Lyral, The Adriatic, September 2017