Despite being small countries, Holland and Belgium are both bursting at the seams with a unique history, fascinating culture and some stunning scenery. Holland is famous for its charming canals and world-renowned museums. While Amsterdam is the country’s mainstay, smaller cities like Rotterdam are still gems in their own right. […]
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Whilst sitting at almost a 90-degree angle to each other, the Rhine and Seine rivers flow through some of Europe’s mightiest countries. The Seine makes its way through northern France, beginning near Dijon and ending at Le Havre; while the Rhine has its home in (primarily) Germany with a spot of Switzerland and the Netherlands thrown in there for good measure. With picturesque scenery along their […]
An Avalon Active & Discovery river cruise along the enchanting Upper Danube is an experience like no other. With your choice of daily Classic, Active, and Discovery excursions, there are ample opportunities to dive into Europe’s most fascinating destinations, from its storybook towns to its captivating cities. As part of Avalon’s new Storyteller Series of Suite Ship sailings, you’ll also have the chance to cruise the Danube in the […]
The Normandy region of France is most notable for its significant role in WWII, impressionist art and the sumptuous tapestry of fresh produce found in the area. If you haven’t seen this part of the world yet, or if you think you have, let us show you a different side to Northern France and […]
The Rhine has welcomed visitors for many years now as a gateway for the hustle and bustle of big cities and the charm of smaller towns and villages. Fancy yourself a bit of a foodie? A history buff? Or do you like to keep active while away from home? Whatever your interests, we’ve created a river […]
Matt Long of Landlopers shares the details of his first river cruising experience with Avalon Waterways down the Danube, which includes active and discovery experiences. Read the full article here.