Shoulder season river cruises can provide exceptional value. Airfares are generally cheaper than they are in peak season; river cruise rates can be up to 20 percent less than they are during the … [Read more...] about Shoulder Season 2019 Rhine-Main-Danube Price Comparisons
Bicycling The Wachau (Wow!chau) Valley With Backroads & AmaWaterways
Yesterday proved to be the most exhilarating day of our trip so far. There's still a chance, however, that yesterday will be topped. We are only a little more than midway through an 8-day, 7-night … [Read more...] about Bicycling The Wachau (Wow!chau) Valley With Backroads & AmaWaterways
12 Things To Like About The New AmaPrima
After a much-welcomed thunderstorm last night, we stepped off AmaPrima this morning in Vilshofen, Germany, ending five days on board AmaWaterways' newest vessel and temperatures in Austria and Germany … [Read more...] about 12 Things To Like About The New AmaPrima
Continuing Our AmaWaterways Reviews: Introducing The New AmaPrima
As part of our continuing series of AmaWaterways reviews for River Cruise Advisor, I'm in Vienna, Austria, to experience innovations on the newly-launched AmaPrima — including a … [Read more...] about Continuing Our AmaWaterways Reviews: Introducing The New AmaPrima
Exploring the Blue Danube with Tauck
We spent the last 12 days sailing the magnificent Danube from Budapest to Prague abaord Tauck's Swiss Jewel. Here's the recap from our day-by-day voyage, along with the appropriate links. It seems … [Read more...] about Exploring the Blue Danube with Tauck
Salzburg, or Cesky Krumlov?
In a few weeks’ time, I will be boarding Tauck’s Swiss Jewel for an exciting adventure along the Danube. Traveling from Budapest to Prague, my 12-night itinerary includes stops in some of the most … [Read more...] about Salzburg, or Cesky Krumlov?