With just days to go, what the new river cruise will look like

River lines will be first off the ranks to cruise European and American waterways from next month as more companies unveil stringent, new health and safety procedures. Avalon Waterways is the latest river line to […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . May 28 2020

Tauck decks out their first Douro ship in Portuguese flair

Tauck’s newest and first ship in the Douro River reveals her Portuguese inspired décor and touches as she counts down to her debut in the first week of April 2020. The 84-guest ship is purpose-built […]

WORDS BY Vanessa Wu . Jan 29 2020

Rains save Europe’s rivers as heatwave abates

Despite Europe’s scorching heatwave, which caused nervousness amongst travellers and cruise lines alike, most river cruise itineraries have so far escaped largely unscathed this year. A weekend of rain brought relief, with operators now saying […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Aug 7 2019

The real reason river cruising is the hot new holiday

A few years back, on a Scenic river cruise in France, I was introduced to the e-bike. It was a revelation and changed my view of river cruising for ever. Not only did it soar […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Feb 5 2019

We find the best lines for river cruising with kids

The growing popularity of multi-generational rive cruise, means a handful of lines are getting onboard with family-friendly holidays.

WORDS BY Sally Macmillan . Jan 23 2019

Tauck to build ship dedicated for the Douro River

Tauck river cruises has revealed it will be offering Douro River cruises for the first time ever on a new ship, which will be making its debut in 2020. The new ship, which will be […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 23 2019