Viking Cruises continues dynamic growth and will soon be the largest small ship cruise line on the planet. As the Viking fleet of 930-passenger ocean cruise ships continue to expand, ...On January 13, 2017 / By Chris Owen
Always on the lookout for new adventures, Abercrombie & Kent Founder Geoffrey Kent shares his picks for “Where to Go in 2017,” including Iran, Japan and Iceland – along ...On January 3, 2017 / By Chris Owen
Cruise ships sail around the planet, efficiently taking travelers from place to place in comfort. Once there and off the ship, it might not matter all that much how ...On November 30, 2016 / By Chris Owen
Continuing to dominate the Best Small Ship Cruise Line category, Seabourn again scored #1 by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler. That makes a total of seven years in a ...On November 1, 2016 / By Chris Owen
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In June, Chris and Lisa sail with Viking River Cruises on a 15-day Grand European Tour from Budapest to Amsterdam. Taking a long game look at planning, we'll document the process to share with two couples sailing in 2018; same itinerary, same time of the year. Click the itinerary map above to follow along with our Viking Grand European Tour Planning Guide.
Chris answers Listener questions on Cruise Radio's new River Cruise Radio. After taking a fresh look at the Viking River Cruises' Viking Longships experience, Chris plans multiple river cruises first to Russia then on the classic Grand European Tour. We'll have all the details on River Cruise Radio first.
In September, Chris brings you the swirling onion domes and stout towers of Moscow and St Petersburg with multiple stops in-between on a Viking River Cruise titled Waterways of the Tsars.
Highlights include ten guided tours on this 13-day voyage from Moscow to St Petersburg that reveals the real Russia as never before.