Doing my first river cruise alone was one of the most fulfilling travel experiences of my life. There is something about traveling solo that makes me feel fiercely independent and unstoppable. The … [Read more...] about The Best River Cruise Lines For Solo Travelers
In previous posts, we learned how river cruising evolved from an experimental steamboat on the Saône to paddle-wheelers plying rivers in the United States and Europe. These evolutions, however, were … [Read more...] about Cargo-Ladened & Pulled By Mules: The First Converted Barge To Cruise The French Canals
We’re impressed that a few river cruise companies were able to operate during the summer and fall with few or no Covid cases. Last week AmaWaterways’ Kristin Karst told us that her company cruised … [Read more...] about CroisiEurope’s Summer & Fall Success
Wow! We were impressed and encouraged while listening to Michael DaCosta, CroisiEurope's General Manager, North America. Mike spent an hour with us talking about CroisiEurope's return to cruising. … [Read more...] about Replay: CroisiEurope | Avid Cruiser & River Cruise Advisor Meetup
France-based CroisiEurope returned to sailing in July. So far, so good, with plans to open up other destinations in September. We'll catch up with CroisiEurope's General Manager in North America to … [Read more...] about CroisiEurope | River Cruise Advisor Meetup
How do you handle laundry on your river cruise? One strategy is to pack so that you don't have to do laundry. We have several posts featuring our best packing tips on both River Cruise Advisor and … [Read more...] about Laundry Services or Facilities: Which River Cruise Companies Include Them in the Fare?