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River cruise lines hire “activities managers” as guests demand more action

While river cruising might be perceived as a style of holidaying for older generations, baby boomers and beyond are fitter, healthier and stronger than ever. They’re climbing mountains, going on long hikes and embarking on […]

WORDS BY Vanessa Wu . Jul 24 2019

Great offers for solo sailors as supplements are slashed

River cruising is particularly well suited to solo travellers: ships are small, so it’s easy to mix and mingle; the atmosphere is relaxed and you’re bound to meet other like-minded passengers, whether they’re also travelling […]

WORDS BY Sally Macmillan . Aug 21 2018

Scenic fights multi-million dollar compensation bill as judge rules passengers should get what they pay for

Teacher David Moore has won a landmark case against one of Australia’s leading cruise companies over his treatment when heavy rain in France and Germany sparked flooding and stopped ship movements. Yesterday, Scenic, one of Australia’s […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 31 2017

Scenic launches new river cruising guarantee

Luxury river cruise line Scenic has released a new guarantee over sailings in Europe. The move came in its newsletter at the end of a week in which passengers took the line to court claiming […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 29 2016

Evergreen Tours links France & Portugal river cruises

Great news for river cruisers in Australia to experience France’s Rhône and Saône Rivers and Portugal’s picturesque Douro River in 2017. Evergreen Tours new custom built river cruisers Emerald Liberté and Emerald Radiance will cruise the […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 22 2016

The Evergreen difference

  Evergreen Tours’ Europe Product Designer Andrew Kelleher – the brains behind the adventures – tells us what makes the company’s tours the best in the business. Let’s set the scene: Most of our passengers […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jul 17 2015