Article and images by: Our travelers, Tom and Kathy
The Carnival Miracle sails out of Long Beach, California on Mexican Riviera and Hawaii cruises. She will continue to do so through 2017, and then Carnival plans on repositioning her to China. The following is an article about our cruise dated February 27 to March 5, 2016.
This past summer my family was able to have the most amazing adventure on Tauck Bridge’s Alpine Adventure. My husband, two young boys ages 7 and 9 and my mother experienced a memorable, once in a lifetime adventure in the heart of Europe.
SALZBURG, Austria — In one of its most ambitious product launches since Adventures by Disney was founded 10 years ago, the tour brand earlier this year announced that it would introduce river cruises in 2016 in partnership with AmaWaterways. And not more than a month after unveiling the river cruises, Disney was adding departures to meet what has clearly been a strong response to its new offering.
Just recently I’ve been fortunate to take a river cruise titled Castles of the Rhine by Uniworld River Cruises. I have been to Europe a few times already however seeing Europe by river boat was entirely new to me. I found river cruising to be a fascinating way to comfortably explore numerous cities as well as quite a few countries without some of the hassles which occur with a typical motor coach tour.
As a new family of three, including an 8 month baby girl, we were interested in taking our first family vacation together. Affordable Tours was great in getting everything set up and answered our endless questions. They went above and beyond for us, which made us feel secure in booking our cruise.