This spring, Europe’s waterways welcomed five new river cruise ships, which means five new and different river cruising experiences. While there are certain standard features of any river cruise … [Read more...] about Are New Ships Bringing Anything New To The Market?
Cruising or considering cruising the river Danube on Uniworld’s River Empress? This “know before you go” guide will enhance your journey and perhaps help you avoid making costly mistakes. It goes … [Read more...] about Tips & Advice: Cruising The Danube On River Empress
Uniworld's River Empress isn't the newest vessel on the Danube. She was built in 2002 and refurbished in 2005.There are no balconies gracing the 63 double cabins and four suites. Cabin sizes are … [Read more...] about Getting To Know River Empress
Of all the jobs in the world, surely Rudolph van der Meulen's must be among the best. His job, as instructed by his bosses, is to cruise on a river boat and simply to do this: nothing.While most … [Read more...] about When Rudy Does Nothing, You Can Count On A Great Cruise
My river cruise has turned into a cycling tour. Each day during this journey up the Danube on Uniworld's River Empress, I have had the opportunity to straddle a saddle and pedal along the river — or … [Read more...] about Pedaling Along The Danube
If the lousy exchange rate between the U.S. dollar and the Euro has you thinking twice about traveling to Europe, you may want to think again. And this time, think river cruising.On a river … [Read more...] about Putting Off Europe?