European River Cruise


Rüdesheim, Castles and Wine

Officially known as Rüdesheim am Rhein, Germany, this town historically is known for its wine. With three castles, a bustling commercial corridor and beautiful views; your cruise is not complete without stopping here. The Drosselgasse is a lane in the heart of Rudesheim’s old town full of beautifully decorated restaurants. Live band entertainment, […]


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 […]


Chapel Bridge and other sights in Lucerne, Switzerland

We start our Rhine River Cruise with a post from our first stop, Lucerne, Switzerland. We are at the Kapellbrücke, also known as the Chapel Bridge. This bridge was built in 1333, and is the oldest bridge in Europe. Today, the Chapel Bridge runs from the Luzerner Theater on the southern bank of the Reuss […]


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 […]