The Value Of Repeating Your Viking River Cruise

I had sailed with Viking River Cruises on their Grand European Tour once before.  It was the summer of 2013, after higher than normal river levels had caused modifications of all river cruise itineraries, regardless of the cruise line.  That 15-day sailing was simply wonderful in many ways.  Returning now Read More …

River Cruising Double Down: Reasons Travelers Repeat

Sailing Viking River Cruises Grand European Tour this summer, I came for specific reasons. Starting in Budapest and ending in Amsterdam, passing through 67 locks and under hundreds of bridges, it could be said that I was repeating the exact same itinerary as a summer 2013 sailing.  Indeed, a great Read More …

Cuba Cruise Reality Highlights Industrywide Destination Focus

Blazing the trail for Americans to visit Cuba, Carnival Corporation’s Fathom brand opened the door, defining impact travel in the process.  This summer, Cuba cruises will be in full swing on a number of cruise lines ranging from budget to ultra luxury. That’s great news for cruise travelers who like 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 …

Viking Top Ten: Travel Inspiration On Demand

Just when you think Viking Cruises has done it all… Right about the time we come to the realization that no other travel company prepares us better than Viking River Cruises… Amazed by the unique experience aboard Viking Ocean Cruises… Already familiar with online Viking resources, custom designed to feature Read More …

Creative Viking Itineraries Continue Reinventing Cruise Travel

Sailing a number of Viking Ocean Cruise itineraries, we experienced the result of a systemwide focus on destinations.  Compared to other ocean travel companies, the difference is substantial. Every step of the way, from looking to booking, planning and being there destinations are considered.  Reflection after travel with Viking verifies: a high Read More …