Packing is one of the worst parts of the holiday, as well as the unpacking when you get back home. Having a comprehensive packing list makes it so much easier, especially when you are about to embark on one of our last minute river cruise deals.
When preparing to go on your holiday, you always need to plan ahead, for what you need to take, the places to visit and so on. On a river cruise, your itinerary is planned out for you, but there are still some questions to ask yourself to help prepare before you go.
River Cruising appeals to all ages and can be a particularly popular holiday for clients with limited mobility or walking difficulties. Gliding effortlessly along from port to port, as ever renewing scenery drifts past, can be a wonderful experience.
It is important however to understand the challenges that one might experience along the way, and how these might be overcome. Continue reading
Problems on river cruising do happen. As a travel agent who specialises in river cruises we tell people honestly about problems that can occur on river cruises. Once we have talked them through it, we find that people are ready to go and have the confidence to set off on their river cruise journey, safe in the knowledge that they know what to expect. Continue reading
Being lovers of France we are always especially pleased to hear about new river ships in France. So, when we discovered that Croisi, the most French of river cruise companies and actually the largest river cruise company in the world, my English speaking friends, had decided to put their minds to a ship design that could conquer the vagaries of the Loire River, (France’s longest river at 1,012km) water levels, we had to go and take a look. Continue reading