...our accommodations were immaculate and in perfect locations. The places we stayed and the tours we took were exceptional.
Bonnie M
River Cruising
by The Travel Group
More testimonials...

Travel Packages

The Future of Cruising

When a newspaper killed off the very-much alive Mark Twain, he wrote "Rumours of my death have been greatly exaggerated." Many are writing-off the cruise industry, but I disagree.  It will once again re-invent itself to adjust to the new realities.

Posted on Thursday, June 11, 2020

Cruise around Iceland

Dramatic scenery and curious communities coalesce on this week-long circumnavigation of Iceland. Explore a country few people will ever visit, and go far beyond the tourist hotspots to remote fjords, raging waterfalls, and small fishing villages.  Learn more.

Posted on Thursday, September 13, 2018

Double Upgrade

There are plenty of ways to explore the world. But the best way to immerse yourself in all seven continents is from the comfort of a balcony on your boutique hotel at sea, where each stateroom is a private retreat of elegant style. Read more.

Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2018


Cruising The Golden Land of Myanmar (Burma) 

On this sweeping Myanmar cruise, sail from Bagan to Mandalay, two of Burma's former kingdoms. On the way, discover centuries-old Buddhist monuments and opulent royal palaces, encountering the landscapes, history and people of a country that was for decades closed off to the outside world. learn more

Posted on Friday, August 11, 2017

Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy

$300usd will guarantee your deposit, read more


Posted on Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Culinary & Wine Cruise on the Columbia & Snake Rivers

Pairing river cruising with a wine-rich region in the Pacific Northwest, Un-Cruise Adventures’ new Ameritage! Four Rivers of Wine and History itinerary quenches the thirst of travelers interested in learning more about wine while cruising along the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Read more

Posted on Friday, March 20, 2015

This is for vegetarians

While all river cruise lines, airlines, and restaurants offer vegetarian options to guests, some go beyond the basic offerings. click here to learn about the top river cruise lines for vegetarians.

Posted on Thursday, September 18, 2014

Christmas on the Rhine

Begin your journey with a visit to two of Switzerland’s loveliest cities, Zürich and Lucerne, where you will enjoy a lake excursion, magical Christmas markets and pristine Alpine vistas. In Basel, embark upon an enchanting 7-night Rhine River cruise that takes you through the fabled Black Forest region and the Alsace region. You will also visit Heidelberg and Cologne, famous for its majestic Cathedral and bustling Christmas markets. Conclude your winter adventure in Amsterdam, amidst the city’s...

Posted on Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Moscow to St. Petersburg | 13 Days

Discover the grandeur of Russia and its beloved Volga River. Russia is a land of great and beautiful contrasts. Grand imperial cities, opulent palaces, and awe-inspiring cathedrals are framed by charming small towns and vast, breathtaking landscapes.

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2014

Kerala, India

We've all heard of Caribbean cruises to the Bahamas, Mexico and Jamaica aboard mega-ships like Carnival and Royal Caribbean, but hundreds of other exotic itineraries await on small vessels.

Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Redefining River Cruising

 Uniworld Introduces All-Inclusive Cruising for 2014

Posted on Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Tauck has been named the “World’s Best River Cruise Line” by Travel + Leisure magazine!

Tauck river cruises are crafted and choreographed to be complete destination experiences, and capturing this award is particularly gratifying because the river cruise category was judged on six different criteria, including service, value, itineraries/destinations, activities, cabins and dining.


Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2013

River Cruising


Just like crusing at sea, river cruising has many options to choose from.  I'll discuss the different choices available but first let me talk about why people choose a river cruise.


Posted on Tuesday, April 5, 2011