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Bicycling & Boats: Scenic Partners With Trek Travel To Offer New Bike Program On Nine Departures
If riding a bike is your ideal way to tour cities, the Scenic Bike & River Cruise sailings may be the perfect fit. With options available for the Danube and the Rhine rivers, there is plenty to see and do along the way.
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Exclusive Uniworld offer from Cruise Specialists
All-Inclusive River Cruises
Luxury, boutique river cruising along the Rhine, Danube and Yangtze rivers includes meals, tours and more.
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Cruising the Mexican Riviera with Holland America
The Mexican Riviera may just be coming back to what it once was, but after a week in the area aboard Westerdam, it is coming back better than ever.
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Exclusive Regent offer from Cruise Specialists
10 to 14-Day Canada &
New England Cruises
2-For-1 Fares, Early Booking Bonus, and up to $500 Shipboard Credit.
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Three Reasons Why I Love River Cruising In Europe
People often ask me what’s so great about river cruising. To answer, I’ve distilled my love of river cruising in Europe down to three basic attributes: Accessibility, pack/unpack only once, and the beauty of Europe.
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When I first contemplated cruising more than 20 years ago, I was extremely confused by all of the options.

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Six Tips To Extract More Joy From Your Cruise
In this free special report, I’ve put together a half dozen actionable items that can make the difference between cruise vacations that are memorable and others that fail to measure up.
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