We Were There Moments: A Distinct Advantage Of Cruise Travel

Everyone has an impression of the world around them.  To each individual,  that perception is their preferred reality.  Personal experiences, thoughts, and feelings throughout life define that view. A teacher sparks a lifelong interest in a topic.  We learn from success, failure and every outcome in-between. But then there are points of Read More …

Happening Now: My Viking Story

Traveling with Viking River Cruises, we’re on a 15-day Grand European Tour from Budapest to Amsterdam and hope you’ll follow along live as we share the experience a number of ways.  It’s a multi-dimensional travel adventure as we experience centuries of history and culture aboard Viking Longship Ve, via motorcoach, Read More …

The Interesting Success Of Viking Cruises At Twenty Years

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Viking Cruises, parent to Viking River Cruises and Viking Ocean Cruises.  Beginning in 1997, the carefully-planned growth of Viking River Cruises has made the fleet of Viking Longships the largest in the world.  Rightfully so, the product is unique, an outstanding value and totally Read More …

Deep Travel Planning Enables Personal Narrative

Investing time in planning nearly always brings a better travel experience. Still, how individual travelers go about that planning varies, largely depending on personal preferences and priorities. Some travelers like the planning process nearly as much as travel itself.  They dive deep into every detail.  Others want nothing to do with Read More …

Reviewing Relevant River Cruise Travel Apps

Before any major trip, it is a good idea to consider the travel apps we might bring along for the ride.  If it has been a while since your last dance, new apps might be available.  Specific destinations, travel mode, safekeeping and other concerns necessitate different travel app needs.  Even savvy road Read More …

Viking Ocean Ten Ship Dream Takes Shape

Viking continues to define the world of ocean cruising, offering a unique choice to culturally curious travelers. It’s a travel experience unlike no other that is proving popular everywhere they sail.  With three ships in service and three under construction, Viking just can’t build them fast enough. Cruise travelers have spoken and Viking is Read More …

Infographic: Viking Ocean Cruise Ship Features

Cruise ships come in all shapes and sizes with one sure to be a good fit for any traveler.  Viking Ocean Cruises growing fleet represent a unique addition to the list of potential ships from which we might choose.  Clean Scandinavian design lines flow from one area to another, punctuated by engaging crew members. Read More …