Travel Stories | River or ocean cruises

Top 10 Extraordinary Experiences in Europe

GO DUTCH ON THE GIN Enjoyed as an aperitif or a digestive, jenever is the national drink of The Netherlands. The juniper-flavored precursor to modern... read more

Top 10 Reasons to Choose a Viking Rivier Cruise

WE'VE EXTENDED OUR AMAZING EARLY BOOKING OFFER Book early and take advantage of special cruise and air savings on our most popular 2017 and 2018... read more

The Ultimate Private-Island Sanctuary

For two decades, Holland America's award-winning private island in the Caribbean has been delighting guests with its perfect crescent beach and an astonishing array of... read more

A New Viking on the High Seas

The Viking Sky has set sail on its maiden voyage.  It's the 3rd ship for Viking Ocean Cruises and a sister ship to Viking Star... read more

On the Bridge with Captain Manzi

If you have been on an Oceania Cruise you may recognize the smiling face of Captain Luca Manzi. Hailing from the small village of Chiavari... read more

Princess Cruises: Ocean Medallion

IT ALL BEGINS WITH AN OCEAN MEDALLION™ The complimentary Ocean Medallion is your portal to amazing vacation possibilities. It's the size of a quarter, but... read more

Calling all Alaska Cruise Lovers! Did You Hear The News?

Norwegian Cruise Lines has announced that they will launch a cruise ship specifically designed for Alaska cruising. How exciting. The new ship is scheduled to... read more

New Cruise Ships Debuting this Fall in the Caribbean

  If you like 'new ship smell', you won't want to miss the opportunity to experience some of your favorite Caribbean ports of call this... read more

Three 'Starter' European River Cruises

    If you haven't tried a European river cruise yet, here are the big three 'starter' cruises we're certain will get you hooked on... read more

We Love River Cruising in Europe

We love river cruising.  Like all cruise travel, it's a hassle-free way to navigate to multiple destinations and get an overview of a region. You... read more