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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...

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...