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Tulip Time River Cruise – Highly Recommended

Tulip Time River Cruise – Highly Recommended

If someone says Holland, what comes to mind?  Windmills and tulips?  That is exactly what I expected to see on a Tulip Time River Cruise.  What I saw were those and a lot more.  This was a leisurely paced tour on the waterways of The Netherlands and Belgium.  My favorite city, really a small medieval town, was Bruges Belgium.  This was an optional tour from Ghent.  The Delta Works project, built to keep the sea from flooding the Zeeland a...

Copper Canyon Tour – Highly Recommended

Copper Canyon Tour – Highly Recommended

The Copper Canyon railroad is considered one of the top scenic rail journeys in the world.  The tour with Caravan Tours gives guests a roundtrip ride through the canyon to one of the most beautiful vistas of the canyon.  You will enjoy this view from your hotel room that is perched on the edge of the canyon.  While at the Mirador hotel, you will visit the Tarahumara Indians who make their homes in the canyon below the hotel.  On the way from...

Christmas Markets Cruise – Highly Recommended

Christmas Markets Cruise – Highly Recommended

It’s never too early to start planning a cruise to the wonderful Christmas markets of Germany, Czech Republic and Austria.  The cruise I took with Avalon River Cruises began in Prague and included a tour of the Charles Bridge, the castle and the old town.  Leaving Prague we took a motorcoach through the Czech countryside to the city of Nuremberg.  Here we boarded our home for the next week.  The ship only has cabins on the outside so e...