In Austria's Wachau Valley, another euphoria-inducing day, just like my day in Bamberg, Germany. Some of you may tire of me beating the same old drum, but I enjoy cycling on the rivers so much, and, … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 6, Cruising & Cycling The Wachau Valley
Last night, I had an incredible dining experience in my favorite public room on S.S. Maria Theresa, the Leopard Bar. What surprised me was the elegance of the dinner. White-gloved, tuxedoed waiters … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 5, This Is River Cruising? Fine Dining On Uniworld
During my tour of S.S. Maria Theresa's stateroom 425 yesterday, I promised to show you a video of my favorite stateroom feature, the open-air balcony. I've seen similar balconies on river cruise … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 4, Open-Air Balconies Make All The Difference
Yesterday, I wrote about pedaling Uniworld's bicycles and returning to my oasis of tranquility, the S.S. Maria Theresa, a floating boutique hotel (with gourmet restaurants) cruising through the … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 3, Step Into Stateroom 425, Crossing Europe’s Continental Divide
After nearly missing the ship yesterday, I awoke to a glorious morning in Bamberg, Germany. City tours were offered as well as an afternoon tour to a farm, both included in the cost of the cruise. I … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 2, Biking Bamberg, Making The Case For River Cruising As An Active Experience
What. A. Trip. It is hard for me to believe that I have experienced so much in a little more than five weeks. That is the nature of travel, though, particularly in Europe, where travel serves up … [Read more...] about Uniworld’s Maria Theresa: Day 1, Rail Strike, Would I Make It To The Ship?