All posts in River Cruises

seine cruises

A River Cruise For Millennials

U by Uniworld has changed the way 21 to 45-year-olds look at a river cruise. Read more [...]

A Bucket List Ocean and River Cruise

Viking has long been known as a leader in both ocean and river cruises. And now this innovative cruise line is the first to offer a single cruise that offers both river and ocean experiences for passengers. Read more [...]
woman with sunglasses touching her hair

Adults Only – Viking Cruises Sets Itself Apart with Clarified Age Limit Booking Policy

One of the reasons that cruising is so popular is flexibility. Passengers get a wide latitude in choosing the type of sailing that works best for them. And in many ways, cruise ship companies have self-selected their travelers, too. For example, Disney naturally has a strong pull on families, with character-oriented activities and themes, while Viking’s clientele typically skews toward older passengers traveling without young kids and seeking new experiences. Read more [...]

Experience France on a River Cruise

All of France’s waterways lead to lush and fertile farmlands, where vineyards and other sources of bounty shape the nation’s revered cuisine. France’s Rhône and Seine gave birth to the celebrated cultures of Provence and Paris, wherein artists have long found inspiration in the leisurely rivers. Bordeaux’s viniculture relies on France’s river water. Lovers experience romance along these passageways that are perfect for exploring via a river cruise. Read more [...]

View Valleys, Vineyards and Medieval Towns When Cruising the Mosel River

Known as the Mosel to the Germans and the Moselle to the French, the river that’s one of the longest tributaries of the Rhine covers about 340 miles from end to end. The Mosel River begins at Ballon d’Alsace, in the high Vosages Mountains that sit in France. Its ending point joins the Rhine in Koblenz, Germany, and as the river flows through France, it passes through Joan of Arc’s homeland of Lorraine. Read more [...]

Explore Ancient Cities and Lush Vineyards on Rhine River Cruises

View castles, medieval villages and lush vineyards on Rhine River cruises through Switzerland, Austria and Germany. A Rhine River cruise is a worthwhile experience for any traveler looking to explore ancient castles, medieval cities, old towns and lush villages. Depending on your itinerary, which could take you through Germany, Switzerland, Austria or a combination of these countries, a river cruise on the Rhine may present days or even weeks of discovering historic places like Strasbourg or modern metropolis’ including Cologne. Read more [...]