From its rolling hills and deep valleys to its assortment of vineyards and classically-styled towns and villages, Portugal’s Douro River is a favorite cruising region. In my Douro River Cruise Handbook, you’ll discover the many options available to you on the Douro and much more.
Featuring 2019 pricing charts for all European rivers. 50% Off Until June 1 Finally, it’s done. After more than a year of researching, compiling, editing and designing, the Ultimate River Cruising Handbook is ready for consumption. To celebrate, I am popping open a bottle of champagne. And to extend the celebration to you, until June… [Read More]
Mark your calendar for February 10, 2017, to attend a live online event featuring How To Choose A River Cruise & My Favorite River Cruises. The goal of the webinar is to provide you with a few tips that will help you (or your clients if you’re a travel seller) choose the perfect river cruise. And… [Read More]
Our Avid Cruiser Voyage is set in a destination that has remained controversial ever since the Arab Spring uprisings that began in December 2010. But Egypt has such an astonishing variety of historic landmarks and cultural attractions on offer that it’s almost as if the country was tailor-made for cruising. Not many of my Facebook friends are courageous… [Read More]
When it comes to planning a holiday, booking a river cruise is an entirely different process than booking a hotel or even a traditional oceangoing cruise. Here are three tips to help you know when to book your river cruise for the best values — and least chance of disappointment. 1. You can book a… [Read More]
Once again, Europe remains the epicenter of the river cruising universe in 2014. As the competition heats up, river cruise lines are rolling out more innovative ships, itineraries and destinations than ever before. And that’s great news for those looking to book a journey on the waterways of Europe next year. Let’s get the big… [Read More]
When should I book? How long should I wait? It’s a common question, but one that has a rapidly changing set of answers — particularly where river cruising is concerned. In the past, you could typically predict which sailings would sell out well in advance: Theme cruises or time-sensitive itineraries, like the spring Tulip Time… [Read More]
If you have trouble viewing the Flickr slideshow, click here. Missed these posts? Avid Cruiser Voyages: A Christmas Markets River Cruise Today On Our Christmas Markets Danube River Cruise: Visiting The Melk Abbey In My Viewfinder: Christmas Markets Vienna Viennese Coffee Culture & A Journey By Metro From Viking Odin Winter Cruising In Europe: The… [Read More]