The Garonne River offers some of the most gorgeous scenery in all of France. In addition to its natural beauty and impressive architecture, it's arguably home to the world's best wines. Whether your idea of a good time involves sampling exceptional wine or learning more about the history of this fascinating region, you will have a blast exploring the many beautiful ports … [Read more...]
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River Cruising's popularity is growing exponentially. It is one of the best ways to see Europe and Asia. Take advantage of our Insider tips, guides, photos, and offers from River Cruise Pros.
Portugal is very much an emerging river cruise destination, at least as far as North Americans are concerned. While Douro Azul–the company that operates the vast majority of river cruise ships in this area–has been operating here for decades, it’s only in the past three or four years that demand for Douro River sailings has actually increased to the point where river cruise … [Read more...]
Part of the fun and excitement of travel is creating a wish list of destinations and experiences to visit and explore. Walking the medieval streets in Stockholm's Gamla Stan. Riding a cable car to the top of iconic Table Mountain. Tasting world -famous port wines in Lisbon. Spending a week exploring from a villa in Provence. Spotting a moose ramble through the trees … [Read more...]
Along with the fun and excitement of travel comes an opportunity to learn and embrace history, and few locales offer a better opportunity than the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These carefully chosen destinations hold special physical or cultural significance – often both – that transport visitors to a place and time far beyond their own. River Cruises offer access to a large … [Read more...]
While you might hear a lot about the beauty of sailing the Danube, and we can't dispute that, there are many other river cruising regions which will tantalize your senses! Today, river cruises along Europe’s Danube, Main and Rhine rivers are just a portion of Viking’s overall itinerary offerings. Viking’s other itineraries explore a surprising amount of this planet. 1. … [Read more...]