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Relaxed Packing For A Summer River Cruise

Relaxed Packing For A Summer River Cruise | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Preparing to sail with Viking River Cruises again, this time along France’s scenic Saône and Rhône Rivers in August, we have a good idea of what to expect.  Warm summer weather will dictate light clothing and we already know that dress aboard...
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Niagara River Cruises and the Niagara Falls

Niagara River Cruises and the Niagara Falls | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Cruises on the Niagara River are available between upstate New York and Ontario, Canada and often include the Niagara Falls. Scenic or adventure style day and evening cruises are featured.
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4 Theme Cruises on the Rivers : TravelAge West

4 Theme Cruises on the Rivers : TravelAge West | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Theme cruises attract first timers and give repeaters a reason to book again (Travel the #Danube and learn all about #Jewish heritage on special @Amawaterways sailings.
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Rollin' Down the Mekong River in Laos | RTW Flyers

Rollin' Down the Mekong River in Laos | RTW Flyers | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
One of the first things we saw on our cruise – not too shabby! The muddy brown Mekong contrasted beautifully with the aggressively green hills running along the river. Frequently, the bugs in the surrounding forest (jungle?
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Paddlewheel Riverboat Cruises keeps rolling along - Elgin Courier News

Paddlewheel Riverboat Cruises keeps rolling along - Elgin Courier News | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
ST. CHARLES — To paraphrase an old song, those riverboat cruises aboard the Fox River Queen and the St. Charles Belle from Pottawatomie Park toward the Red Gate Road Bridge and back a time or two just keep rolling along. Rich Anderson is the man
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The Top 3 Themed River Cruises

River cruises in Europe have seen a surge in popularity in recent years, and it is little wonder why as they are known to offer so much in a holiday for such great value for money.
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Amazon River Cruises and Travel in the Amazon Rainforest

Amazon River Cruises and Travel in the Amazon Rainforest | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Cruises in the Amazon region of South America are offered on the Amazon River or one or more of its tributaries. Experience a cruise in a lush rainforest setting in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador or Bolivia.
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Fall Foliage Cruising, American Style

Fall Foliage Cruising, American Style | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
American Cruise Lines operates the newest fleet of riverboats and small cruise ships in the United States.
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River Cruising: Start With The Itinerary

River Cruising: Start With The Itinerary | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
In preparation for our upcoming Abercrombie & Kent sailing titled  The Great Rivers Of Europe, a good first step when river cruising is to consider the itinerary, a central focus of any sailing.  Where we will go and what we will see defines much...
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From Basel to Amsterdam – a Viking River Cruise | Random ...

From Basel to Amsterdam – a Viking River Cruise | Random ... | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Mark loves to travel, so I took us on a Viking River Cruise on the Rhine River from Basel to Amsterdam. My father served in the army in the early 1950s and was stationed in Baumholder, Germany. During his time overseas he ...
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Cooking with Karine: Crème Brûlee, Portuguese Style - YouTube

Go behind the scenes with Karine Hagen to see how quick and easy it is to make this local variation of everyone's favorite dessert. To learn more, visit http...
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CroisiEurope Expands Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet

CroisiEurope Expands Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
CroisiEurope is rolling out complimentary stem-to-stern wi-fi internet access across its fleet of European river cruise ships.
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Danube River Cruises - Visit Austria on Water!

Danube River Cruises - Visit Austria on Water! | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Danube River cruises are a fantastic way to enjoy all the sights Of Vienna while you cruise down the river and have an enjoyable time.
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PHOTOESSAY - City highlights of a Danube River cruise - More ...

PHOTOESSAY - City highlights of a Danube River cruise - More ... | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
During the course of our 8-day Viking Danube River Cruise, we were able to visit six cities in three countries. Many would argue, rightfully so, that it was hardly enough time to experience the richness of cities with hundreds of ...
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A waltz on the Danube - Stuff.co.nz

A waltz on the Danube - Stuff.co.nz | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
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The 443-foot Viking Freya cruises rivers - this year she's on the Danube. She has no swimming pool, no spa, no salon, no casino ...
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Aboard Savor Tauck elevates the lower deck experience - Travel Weekly

Aboard Savor Tauck elevates the lower deck experience - Travel Weekly | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Canada.com Aboard Savor Tauck elevates the lower deck experience Travel Weekly That was my response to the email informing me that I had been assigned to one of the lower-deck cabins for the naming cruise on Tauck's new 130-passenger Savor on the...
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Tranquility in Bustling Bangkok at Amari Watergate #LuxeAsia

Tranquility in Bustling Bangkok at Amari Watergate #LuxeAsia | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Though it is officially known as “city of angels, great city of immortals, magnificent city of the nine gems, seat of the king, city of royal palaces, home of gods incarnate,” most travelers simply call it Bangkok.
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Emerald Waterways Launches 360-degree Tours of Emerald Sky, Star

Emerald Waterways Launches 360-degree Tours of Emerald Sky, Star | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
If you’re curious about the newest river cruise line afloat – Emerald Waterways – you now have the opportunity to virtually tour their new Emerald Sky and Emerald Star by way of a newly-added feature on their website: 360° virtual ship tours.
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Beyond Live: The Great Rivers Of Europe

Beyond Live: The Great Rivers Of Europe | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
This week, we go back to Europe for a sailing through scenic Holland and Germany on the Rhine and Main Rivers, the Main-Danube Canal and the River Danube to explore a world of medieval alleyways, picturesque vineyards and magnificent castles.
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Set sail across the Rhine and discover the river adventure that's a real star turn - Express.co.uk

Set sail across the Rhine and discover the river adventure that's a real star turn - Express.co.uk | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Express.co.uk Set sail across the Rhine and discover the river adventure that's a real star turn Express.co.uk With her striking minimalistic interiors – all modern art and mirrored walls – Emerald Sky is the first of a series of stylish...
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AmaWaterways Tops Berlitz River Cruise Guide - TravelPulse

AmaWaterways Tops Berlitz River Cruise Guide - TravelPulse | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
AmaWaterways Tops Berlitz River Cruise Guide TravelPulse Ward details in the guide how AmaWaterways “spends more on food, wine and food service training than almost any other river cruise company,” adding “AmaWaterways knows how to do it right, and...
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First review: Avalon Waterways' newest ship, Avalon Illumination show off the ... - Courier Mail

First review: Avalon Waterways' newest ship, Avalon Illumination show off the ... - Courier Mail | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
First review: Avalon Waterways' newest ship, Avalon Illumination show off the ...
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The size issue has created veranda wars among cruise lines now scrambling to meet the booming demand for river cruising.
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Dordogne River Cruises From Libourne to Bergerac in Southwestern France

Dordogne River Cruises From Libourne to Bergerac in Southwestern France | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
Cruises on the Dordogne River in southwestern France are from Libourne to Bergerc. Itineraries will also include the Gironde Estuary and the Garonne River, which features the port city of Bordeaux.
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Picture of Dordogne River in Libourne, France

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia. Photo taken by Olivier Aumage - Libourne 001 CC-BY-SA-2.0-fr

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Take a tour of Avalon Illumination, the latest ship to enter the river cruise ... - Perth Now

Take a tour of Avalon Illumination, the latest ship to enter the river cruise ... - Perth Now | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
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Reislings on the Rhine | Yes Let's!

Reislings on the Rhine | Yes Let's! | Explore River Cruises | Scoop.it
My favourite wines are the German-styles. Reislings, in particular. So when my dad said that he wanted to go wine tasting in Germany, I thought that sounded like a great idea. Our plan was to take a river cruise down the ...
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