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Top River Cruise Destinations
Now that you are convinced that your next trip MUST be a river cruise, the difficult decision of deciding "where to?" is upon you. Adventure Life offers river cruising in some incredible destinations. Below are highlights of just a few of these options to help in your decision.
Europe: Boasting dozens of languages, half a billion …
Finland offers plenty of occasions for the outdoor enthusiast to enjoy the local landscape. But the country also has a rich local culture distinctly its own.
The multiple rivers flowing through Europe provide the perfect mode of transit for intimate travel experiences throughout various countries! River cruises also eliminate the stress of finding public transportation or driving. This brief overview of the Rhine, Rhone, Danube and Main rivers can help guide you in selecting your best river cruise option.
Cruising Europe Christmas Markets
Explore the enchanting Christmas Markets throughout Germany, Austria and Hungary on your Europe river cruise. Drink hot mulled wine as you meander through these traditional street markets. This is sure to be a charming, festive way to spend the holiday.
Cruise the Arctic Svalbard Islands
Svalbard is an archipelago situated in the Arctic waters just north of Norway. The rugged terrain is largely covered by icepack & glaciers, granting opportunities for unique adventure activities. Rare wildlife sightings, tastes of local culture, & taking in awe-inspiring views are just a few of the things to look forward to.
Enjoy a Norway Cruise
Norway is a country full of striking natural beauty, rich culture, adventure opportunities, and intriguing history. It is sometimes overlooked by travelers but is definitely a destination that should not be missed! Before you begin your travels, learn a little more about what this charming "Land of the Midnight Sun" has to offer visitors.
Canada: From Sea to Sea
Travelers sometimes overlook that they can experience the Arctic conveniently in our neighboring Canada. The vastness of this country results in a beautifully diverse landscape, a variety of wildlife, interesting history, and many different cultural characteristics. With so much to offer, it is a great destination for all types of travelers!
Cruise the Faroe Islands
The North Atlantic harbors a beautiful gathering of secluded isles, known as the Faroe Islands. While influenced by their Norwegian and Danish heritage, the Faroese have a culture uniquely their own.
Island Discovery on a Jan Mayen Cruise
Few are familiar with this tiny Norwegian island that has only recently opened it doors to travelers. But Jan Mayen offers a stark and beautiful arctic environment that welcomes the adventurous traveler.
Although a small country, Slovenia offers its visitors beautiful landscapes, inviting Mediterranean climate and wonderful wildlife.
Portugal offers beautiful landscape with its many rivers, valleys, mountains and forests. And it also has a rich culture and a variety of multisport activities to tempt its travelers.
Malta Islands Overview
Malta offers its visitors beautiful island geography, temperate climate, delicious Mediterranean cuisine and a unique mixture of cultures and people. Get an introduction to Malta travel.
This boot-shaped peninsula is a country almost every traveler longs to visit! Ancient history, rich culture, world-renowned cuisine, & iconic landmarks are just a few of the reasons travel to Italy is so appealing. Our brief introduction to the geography, culture & attractions of this popular destination will help prepare you for your own Italy experience!
Greece Cruise Ports of Call
A small ship cruise is one of the best ways to see and experience all that Greece has to offer. However, with so many options, travelers might find themselves overwhelmed when starting to plan a trip. Learning more about the most well known ports of call for a Greece cruise can help narrow down the best options for you.
From its unique culture & rich history, to a spectacular landscape, Croatia is a place with so much to offer. Travelers can encounter endangered species of wildlife, take in vistas of the Alps, & explore the Adriatic Coast all in one destination! Learn about Croatian cuisine, climate, environment, & history prior to planning your trip.
Republic of Georgia Overview
During a small ship cruise to Georgia, travelers have the opportunity to enjoy the architecture of spectacular monasteries, beautiful landscapes, distinct cuisine, and so much more! Georgia has been dramatically shaped by foreign occupations and invasions, resulting in a unique culture and strong nationalism. Each distinct experience reveals some of the character and spirit of these courageous people.
Canary Islands Overview
The spring-like Canary Islands have long been a popular destination for travelers. Learn a little about the islands and what they have to offer their visitors.
The Azores Archipelago Overview
The Azores welcomes visitors to this secluded archipelago with its distinct volcanic landscape and rich culture. Before your cruise, get a general idea of what the Azores has to offer.
This article gives an introduction to the wonderful Ukraine. Whether you are interested in its rich local culture, traditional cuisine or spectacular landscape, Ukraine has plenty to offer its visitors.
Serbia & Montenegro Overview
Serbia Montenegro’s natural beauty and wonderfully preserved historical sites makes this country an ideal place for travel.
Whether visiting the beautiful countryside or enjoying the vibrant cities, you are sure to find a region of France that will encourage you to return again and again.
River Cruising Has Our Attention
A cruise does not have to be a 2,000 passenger ship that spends the majority of its journeys in the middle of the ocean. It does not necessary mean cheesy shows, ice sculptures on the buffet, and onboard water slides. Traveling by ship can actually provide cultural, historical, and natural insight all while offering an elegant mode of …
European Cruise: When to Go?
Europe is an incredible destination all year long. However, there may be better months to visit based on your personal interests & preferences. Weather, activity options, & festivals are just a few of the factors that could determine when you travel. Here is some insight into best times for a Europe river cruise.
Cake, Candles, Gifts...and Antarctica?
Adventure Life Trip Planner, Mary, has unique plans for her upcoming birthday. Despite a cake, and a song, and well-wishes, this celebration will definitely be like none other she has ever experienced. Her 40th year will greet her on the Great White Continent of Antarctica! This might sound too good to be true, but it gets even better. Mary will …
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