A Last Minute River Cruise in 2014? It’s Still Possible

Can you still get deals on this year's Christmas Markets river cruises in Europe? Yes and yes. Photo courtesy of Tourism Strasbourg.

With 2014 slowly but inevitably winding to a close, is it too late to book a last-minute river cruise? Not by a long shot – but there are a few tricks you’ll need to know. While it’s true that river cruising has never been more in-demand, there are still some sailings with availability for the […]

Viking River Cruises Outlines Special Fall Offers

Viking is offering special discounts on European, Russian, and Exotic river cruises in 2015 through October 31, 2014. Photo ©  2012 Aaron Saunders

With fall officially here, this is typically the time of the year when those looking to take a springtime cruise in 2015 can really cash in. Viking River Cruises is kicking off fall by offering a new promotion on their most popular river cruise itineraries in Europe, Russia, China and Southeast Asia. From now until […]

Unique Itinerary: Viking River Cruises Elegant Elbe

Viking will take delivery of 12 new river cruise ships in 2015, including two "Longship-esque" vessels along the Elbe River. Rendering courtesy of Viking.

You could call the Elbe the ‘forgotten river.’ Often lost in the shuffle of new ships plying the Danube, Main, and Rhine rivers, Viking River Cruises is breathing new life into the Elbe next year with the introduction of two brand-new, Longship-style river cruise ships: Viking Astrild and Viking Beyla. But it’s the journey that […]

River Cruising: What’s Making It Such A Hot Trend?

Join us in early July as we report live from Emerald Waterways' Emerald Sky! Photo courtesy of Emerald Waterways

From the Danube to the Mekong, we just can’t get enough of river cruising. And we’re not alone. There’s no getting around the fact that river cruising is red-hot at the moment, not just in Europe but around the world. As more travelers uncover the magic of sailing the Danube, they become comfortable exploring other […]

Viking River Cruises Offers Discounted Airfare

Welcome Aboard! Viking is offering some cool early and last-minute booking incentives this month. Photo ©  2014 Aaron Saunders

Until September 30, 2014, Viking River Cruises has some interesting special offers on – and they just might save you a bundle on 2014 and 2015 river cruise departures if you’re able to pay in full at the time of booking. Until the end of the month, Viking is offering discounted roundtrip airfare on its Europe, Russia and […]