By George Pitiranggon, Director of Marketing & Web Strategies
If you’re reading this article right now, chances are you know, or at least have heard of, a river cruise. And if you know what a river cruise is, you’ve probably heard of Viking, Avalon Waterways, Uniworld, and others. Now we have a new player in the game and their name is U by Uniworld, a completely new sister brand to Uniworld Boutique River Cruises. But I want you to take a deep breath and gather everything you know about river cruising and completely throw it out the window. Just forget it all. That’s because U by Uniworld has completely changed the river cruise game and depending who’s reading this, it’s definitely for the best. Keep reading to find out what I mean.
Europe is always a destination that travelers keep going back to. The region is home to so many different types of places, there is most definitely something for everyone. It has tons of bucket list cities, postcard worthy sites, and is full to the brim with history and culture.
A continent comprised of such a huge variety of destinations can be a little overwhelming if it is your first time exploring. Our experts put together a list of the top information you need to know for your first Europe vacation.
When sailing in Europe, the scenery surrounding you can get a little surreal. Just picture yourself lying on a warm deck, with the waves of the Mediterranean lapping against the hull while you watch the blue sky drift past the starboard bow. Europe is home to some of the world’s most enchanting and glamorous sailing destinations. Here are the top 4 of Europe’s best sailing destinations, plus valuable insights on what makes them so irresistible.
By: Candace Renee Bettini, Travel Consultant
Our Sightseeing on the Danube with Ama Waterways river cruise journey started at Houston Intercontinental Airport, Air France, on a nonstop flight to Paris. Expecting knees to my chin, an eight hour flight in a sardine can, WOW! Comfortable seats, legs stretched out and I was out in three minutes, comfy with my pillow and blanket that was already on the seat when we boarded. It was a full service flight, complete with meals, drinks, etc.
By: Hue Nguyen, Travel Consultant
In recent years, Prague, Vienna, and Budapest are three European capital cities that have gained popularity with travelers and I can see why. If you are looking for a tour that is not fast paced and that has plenty of time to explore, the Prague, Vienna, Budapest with Trafalgar tour is the perfect option. I really enjoyed spending 3 nights in each city because I did not have to pack and unpack every day. All the hotels on this trip were centrally located in the town centers and breakfast was made to feed a king! My touring experience in each city was an eye opener and I truly appreciated learning about their culture and cuisine.