Source: Tauck River Cruise The popularity of cruising via river continues to rise. The allure of traveling with only 150 – 200 passengers on a floating boutique hotel, personalized service, gourmet dining, or the ship’s ability to dock right in the heart of the city or town – all key reasons to experience this fascinating […]

Bucket List, Cruising, River Cruises, Travel Ideas, Travel Tips

January 23, 2020

How to Choose the Perfect River Cruise

How would you love to experience a River Cruise right here in the USA? With options that emphasize culture, music, history, culinary delights, and the beauty of nature, there is definitely something for everyone to enjoy. With far less passengers than the massive ocean liners, you can expect exemplary service with attention to details. See which […]

All Things U.S., River Cruises

August 24, 2018

River Cruising In The USA

Day 1: Museums / Embarkation A visit to the Van Gogh Museum started our day, and it did not disappoint.  I have always been fascinated with Van Gogh’s use of color and simple designs, at least on some of his well known works of art. Our next stop was the incredible Rijksmuseum, the Dutch national […]

All Things Europe, Itineraries, River Cruises

February 1, 2018

Rollin’ Down A River

Photo courtesy of Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection Here are several reasons why so many travelers are switching to River Cruising! 1.  The boats are smaller and more intimate, 120-170 passengers,  so you can actually get to know your fellow guests.  You may eat with whom ever you choose each evening and have a choice […]

River Cruises

February 23, 2017

Would You Rather Go To A Country Or Through One?

Wondering how River Cruising is different than Ocean Cruising? #1:  Travel the Intimate Way Instead of sharing your vacation with 3,000 other travelers on an ocean liner, how about setting sail with less than 150 travelers on a River Cruise?  The mere number of passengers lends the river cruise a particularly intimate feel — vacationers […]

River Cruises

May 23, 2016

Top 5 Reasons To Experience The Magic Of River Cruising

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