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
Tauck’s ms Savor: Danube Reflections, Day Six, Cesky Krumlov, Picture Perfect
Following yesterday’s long bike ride from Passau to Linz, I was glad to have 90 minutes in the bus to reach Cesky Krumlov. As we traveled out of Linz, through the Austrian countryside, across the … [Read more...] about Tauck’s ms Savor: Danube Reflections, Day Six, Cesky Krumlov, Picture Perfect
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 Cesky Krumlov Castle & Beyond
River cruise ships calling on Linz, Austria typically offer passengers the choice of setting out on an optional excursion to a nearby town. Most common is a day-trip to Salzburg, Austria, the town … [Read more...] about Exploring Cesky Krumlov Castle & Beyond
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?