Before boarding Crystal Debussy in early October, I wondered if this would be the same Crystal River Cruises that I had experienced two years ago. In October of 2019, I cruised Crystal Bach on the … [Read more...] about I Cruised Crystal Debussy In October. Was This The Same Crystal That We Knew & Loved Before The Pandemic? What Changed & Why.
At the end of August, I was invited to sail on AmaSiena on its christening cruise. This invitation was a big deal, not only because it was a christening cruise but also because this was my first … [Read more...] about AmaSiena: My Overall Impressions
The global pandemic has left many of us exposed and disappointed. Like us, some of you had river cruises that were postponed or canceled. We understand how it feels to have your dream trips swept out … [Read more...] about Help Wanted: Become A Sustaining Member
We’ve just returned from a series of cruises: AmaWaterways on the Rhine, Viking Ocean Cruises in Bermuda, Crystal River Cruises on the Rhine & Moselle, and Avalon Waterways on the Rhone. This … [Read more...] about We Cruised On Four Different Ships Since August – Here’s How Each Handled The ‘New Normal’
Over the past two months, I have done three cruises. The return to cruising has been so wonderful that I am craving more, and I am eager for you all to get on board as well. This fall I have teamed up … [Read more...] about Explore The Christmas Markets Of The Rhine
In the past two months, Britton and I have traveled to Europe for three river cruises. Britton cruised on both Avalon Waterways in France in early October and on AmaWaterways on the Rhine in August. I … [Read more...] about Testing, Masks & Vaccines: How Three Different River Cruise Companies Are Handling The Comeback