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Explore Europe's Historic Rivers with Viking

21 February, 2020

Explore Europe's Historic Rivers with Viking

Viking is a highly awarded river cruise line — and with good reason. Boasting an impressive fleet of state-of-the-art river vessels, they offer an incredible range of scenic voyages along the waterways of Central Europe, Portugal and Russia, with bespoke itineraries designed to immerse you in...

A Quick Guide to Choosing Your Amsterdam to Budapest River Cruise

05 December, 2019

A Quick Guide to Choosing Your Amsterdam to Budapest River Cruise

An Amsterdam to Budapest river cruise is one of the most popular European itineraries out there, particularly for first timers. Being a well loved route, plenty of operators bring you carefully curated journeys along the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers. Their offerings can be quite similar, and...

Travelmarvel 2020 Europe River Cruise Preview Out Now

05 February, 2019

Travelmarvel 2020 Europe River Cruise Preview Out Now

What better way to experience Europe than on a river cruise? Wind through stunning waterways and enjoy authentic experiences offered by carefully curated shore excursions and a selection of onboard activities. Unpack once, and let the sights and scenery unravel before you.Interested? You can...

APT’s 2020 Europe River Cruise Pre-Release and Superdeals

05 February, 2019

APT’s 2020 Europe River Cruise Pre-Release and Superdeals

APT have kicked off their 2020 Europe river cruise season with their pre-release collection now available. The release of these journeys comes hand in hand with incredible Superdeals including fly free offers, companion fly free specials, and air credits. Plus, guests wanting to travel...

Viking’s 2020 River Cruise Release Offers and New Itineraries

03 February, 2019

Viking’s 2020 River Cruise Release Offers and New Itineraries

Viking have just released their 2020 River cruising program with some new look itineraries. To celebrate the brochure release Viking have a range of offers for guests on select itineraries, including some of Viking’s most popular itineraries. One new itinerary we want to bring to your...

See Oberammergau on a New Scenic River Cruise in 2020

02 February, 2019

See Oberammergau on a New Scenic River Cruise in 2020

If you haven’t yet booked your trip to take in the decennial Passion Play in Oberammergau in 2020 you might want to consider one of the new European river cruise and tour combinations from Scenic, that include a visit to this special event.Performed just once a decade, the Passion Play draws...

Why You Should Get Onboard with U River Cruises

17 October, 2018

Why You Should Get Onboard with U River Cruises

River cruising in Europe is an incredible adventure and U by Uniworld is dedicated to the younger, active traveller looking to explore the world with other like minded younger active travellers. With itineraries that pass through the best cities of Europe, you can cover a lot of river in just...

Active Discovery River Cruises with Avalon Waterways

24 September, 2018

Active Discovery River Cruises with Avalon Waterways

Avalon Waterways gives travellers more options to get hands on and actively discover the regions they visit. The Active Discovery collection of European river cruises is crafted to offer guests more ways to engage with the world around them and is full of interactive activities and adventures....

Uniworld's Choice is Yours Sale

05 September, 2018

Uniworld's Choice is Yours Sale

Uniworld is delighted to announce the release of their “The Choice Is Yours” offer.Book your 2019 Uniworld luxury river cruise and enjoy $1,000 per person toward the experience of your choice with the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, Insight Vacations or Luxury Gold.The offer is valid on new...

5 Reasons to River Cruise Europe Solo

31 August, 2018

5 Reasons to River Cruise Europe Solo

The thought of solo travel for some can be exhilarating, and for others it can often be daunting. There are many ways to travel Europe solo and river cruising is one of the best. Here are some reasons why. Travel solo, but not alone Some people travel solo because they like to be...

European River Cruises for Families

22 August, 2018

European River Cruises for Families

Looking for a family holiday in Europe that ticks off a few destinations? You are probably not thinking about a river cruise but there are plenty of reasons why you should explore a European river cruise as a holiday option for your family. You all want to have a holiday, you all want to relax...

Best Europe River Cruises for Seniors

21 August, 2018

Best Europe River Cruises for Seniors

River cruising offers an incredible travel experience for people in all stages of life but is particularly popular among seniors. Part of this appeal lies in the ease with which you can have extraordinary experiences on a river cruise – unpack once, let someone else take care of the details,...

10 Best River Cruises in Europe

20 August, 2018

10 Best River Cruises in Europe

Travel, like art, is viewed differently by everyone. Chances are you’ve found yourself in a gallery staring blankly at a painting, your head on a slight angle, trying to see what all the fuss is about. The person next to you may have been in complete awe. Travel is no different. ‘Best’ is...

Best River Cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest

15 August, 2018

Best River Cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest

Amsterdam is an enchanting city woven with a labyrinth of canals that are characteristic of the capital, but it is the waterways leading out of the city that captures the imagination of river cruisers. The most popular cruise from Amsterdam is the journey along the Rhine, Main and Danube...

Magnificent Europe River Cruise with Avalon Waterways

15 August, 2018

Magnificent Europe River Cruise with Avalon Waterways

Currently the most popular river cruise itinerary with Global Journeys is Avalon Waterways’ 15 Day Magnificent Europe voyage. This itinerary encompasses the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers and showcases the regions they twist and turn through.Some of the highlights along the way include a guided...

Russia River Cruising 2019 with Travelmarvel

12 August, 2018

Russia River Cruising 2019 with Travelmarvel

From imperial cities filled with colourful onion domes to romantic wooden villages, the history, culture and landscapes of Russia unfold like a fairytale on a premium river cruise with Travelmarvel.Presenting more choice, more value and more inclusions than ever before, Travelmarvel’s...

10 Reasons to take a European River Cruise

09 August, 2018

10 Reasons to take a European River Cruise

River cruising shares many benefits with its land-dwelling and seafaring counterparts. Like coach touring and ocean cruising all the logistics are taken care of, itineraries are carefully curated, and travel directors and guides are on hand so that you get the most out of your holiday....

Natasha gets Enchanted by the Danube with Uniworld

08 August, 2018

Natasha gets Enchanted by the Danube with Uniworld

I spent 8 glorious days cruising down the Danube with Uniworld and it blew me away. Now I’ll be honest, I didn’t know if I was a ‘cruiser’ when I decided to take this trip. I wasn’t sure what to expect and being in the travel industry I tend to scrutinise everything on holiday – I compare...

Juliet's Waltz Along the Danube with Viking

08 August, 2018

Juliet's Waltz Along the Danube with Viking

My very first European winter experience was on Viking’s Danube Waltz river cruise, and my husband Ben was lucky enough to tag along as we explored the Christmas Markets along the Danube.We arrived in Budapest on a misty morning and checked into our home for the next week, the Viking Vili,...

River Cruising in Portugal

07 August, 2018

River Cruising in Portugal

The Douro River winds its way from the city of Porto where the river spills into the Atlantic Ocean onward east to Spain, carving out the stunning Douro Valley in its wake. Wine has been produced in this basin by the traditional landholders for some 2,000 years and it has been listed as a...

5 Reasons to Book a Suite with Uniworld

21 June, 2018

5 Reasons to Book a Suite with Uniworld

Each suite in Uniworld’s award-winning European fleet of floating boutique hotels is a masterpiece. With handcrafted furniture, bespoke design schemes, Savoir of England beds, original artwork, luxurious Hermes bath products and fresh cookies delivered daily you know your comfort is top of...