Earlier this week, we heard from a reader who was “stuck” in Passau on Uniworld’s River Duchess. Underway now, the ship had been stationary since September 3 due to low water levels on the Danube. … [Read more...] about This Week In River Cruising: Stuck In Passau, Who’s To Blame?
For most of us, a river cruise represents a significant investment. First, there's the investment of planning your vacation and carving out time to do it. If you're retired or if you have a flexible … [Read more...] about Getting The Most For Your Money, Plus Four Trends Impacting River Cruising
The first time we covered a Mekong River itinerary was in 2010, when my dad and I cruised from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap with AmaWaterways. Since then, we have covered the Mekong a number of … [Read more...] about AmaWaterways’ 2023 & 2024 Mekong River Cruise Offerings
Weather.com tells us it's raining right now in Kaub, Germany. That's good news for the German town in the picturesque Rhine Gorge. The Rhine is set to rise too, approaching 50 centimeters at the Kaub … [Read more...] about Low Water Woes Continue But Some Ships Sail Through – Others Soon To Follow?
Crisis On The Rhine. That was the headline in this morning’s Wall Street Breakfast. The news comes as no surprise to our readers who have buzzing on our water levels page about ship swaps, bus … [Read more...] about ‘Crisis On The Rhine,’ How River Cruise Companies Are Responding
Riviera River Cruises has announced a new itinerary on France’s Saône and Rhône Rivers for 2023. On the Lyon, Provençal Rhône & the Camargue River Cruise, guests will experience the villages of … [Read more...] about Count Us In! New Riviera River Cruises Itinerary Sails from Burgundy to Mediterranean Sea