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Find the Best Souvenirs to Remember These 7 River Cruises

by Sue Bryant  We all like to bring the occasional souvenir back from holiday and there’s no doubt that the world’s rivers are lined with retail opportunities. But how do you sift between the good stuff, things that will provide a lasting memory of your river cruise, and the tourist tat? Here’s our guide to authentic ...

A Musical Tour of the Danube

History of musicians from Hungary, Austria, and Germany Music from the Danube region Scenic landscapes and awe-inspiring vistas have provided composers with musical muses throughout the years, leading to many compositions that can evoke images of sunny skies over rolling hills or bitter winter nights. Certain cities along the Danube have acted as hubs for ...

10 Things to See From a River Cruise on Your Second Time Around

by Sue Bryant You’re hooked on river cruising and you’re getting to know the rivers of Europe and maybe even more far-flung places pretty well. So what do you do in port when you’ve checked off the main attractions? Here are some ideas. Vienna: The Museums Quartier First time around you probably saw the Hofburg, or Schönbrunn but ...