France


Strasbourg, a City of the Ages

Our Rhine River Cruise today finds us in Strasbourg, France. Founded in 12 BC, and today is the official seat of the European Parliament. A city that has a vast mix of both French and German cultures. Home of the University of Strasbourg and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg (Strasbourg Cathedral). With […]


Tulip Time on the Romantic Rhine 2015

Over the next two weeks or so we will be live posting pictures and commentary from our Rhine River Cruise. We are starting our travels in Zurich, Switzerland and ending in Amsterdam, Netherlands. We will be stopping in Lucerne and Basel, Switzerland and Strasbourg, France. Followed by views and/or stops […]


Americans Choose Italy as Top Vacation Destination Outside U.S.

It’s a fantasy everyone has—if money was no object, think of the one place you would want to go on vacation. Some might choose a historic location, for others, a far-away beach getaway or maybe a romantic second honeymoon. A recent poll shows where Americans would go if they could […]


European River Cruise

Kim Hoffman had the opportunity to experience the Rhine and Mosel rivers on a seven-night cruise aboard the MS Switzerland. She wanted to share a bit of her experience. After unpacking only once, we were on our way to cruising legendary rivers and retracing the routes of history as we […]