The recent popularity of river cruising has attracted a new generation of travellers who seek not only style but the ability to explore and learn about new cultures and customs. They seek something different; stress-free travel, upscale luxury and style plus life-enriching experiences. Add to this the superb cuisine which reflects local heritage and elegance and service is that exceeds expectations, and you have the recipe for a perfect cruise.
From the comfort of your well-appointed cabin or suite, you have unimpeded views to witness the ever-changing landscape with the breathtaking view of mountain ranges, lush vineyards, bustling cities and fairytale castles. Unlike traditional ocean cruises, there is always something to see.
One of the joys of a River Cruise is that it takes you through a country and lets you get under its skin; you feel the vibe whilst enjoying the scenery and sights close up.
For those that have experienced river cruising it is easy to understand why it has become so popular. But those of you that have never been on a River Cruise may be wondering what all the hype is about. here are some of the key points to consider: