Newspapers are reporting that the old section of Passau, Germany, was one of the worst hit by flooding along the Danube following heavy rainfall in recent days. Water rose in the city to levels not … [Read more...] about Flooding On The Danube
At the confluence of three rivers, Passau must be one of Europe's prettiest cities. It certainly has been one of the most beautiful on our Viking River Cruises' Christmas Markets voyage, which is … [Read more...] about The Passau Christmas Market: Gluhwein, Sengzelten, Puppet Theaters & An Early End To Our Cruise?
If you’ve been on a river cruise before, chances are you’ll know first-hand just how much it is possible to see and do in a single day. But if you’ve never river cruised before, you might wonder: … [Read more...] about A Day along the Danube: In Pictures
At first glance, it might seem as though river cruising isn't the best vacation choice for families with children. After all, a river cruise ship doesn’t have the same amenities that many mega-cruise … [Read more...] about River Cruising for the Whole Family
Of all the available destinations in which to take a river cruise, Europe remains the epicentre of the river cruising world. The concept of river cruising as we know it today was largely born here, … [Read more...] about Destination Profile: Europe
There’s nothing quite like a river cruise down the Danube. With its mix of historic sights and storybook villages, cities and towns lining its banks, the Danube offers some of the most stunning sights … [Read more...] about Gems of the Danube With Scenic Tours