New travel needs

Travel has changed, and it may never be the same again. We will all remember where we didn’t go in 2020, what we didn’t see, and …….well that we did not do much except stay

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Castle River Cruise p9

Today was a sad morning of our river cruise. We were at the last port and it was time to disembark. This was what we awoke to. But after breakfast the mist had cleared and

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Castle River Cruise p8

We enjoyed a scenic morning cruise along the Moselle to Trier, Germany’s oldest city, renowned for its rich ancient Roman past, and referred to as the Rome of the North as it has impressive Roman

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Castle River Cruise p7

The next morning we woke up already in fairy tale town of Cochem and had a visit to the Reichsburg Castle excursion planned. We decided to skip the tour and relax on the boat for

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Castle River Cruise p6b

Once we were back on board we headed for the bow, as we were getting ready to head on through the Rhine River Gorge. This is a stretch of the river that is dotted with

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Castle River Cruise p6

This was our busiest day. We visited Maiz in the morning, Rüdesheim right after lunch, sailed through the Rhine Gorge in the late afternoon and finished it off with a candle lit castle tour. This

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Castle River Cruise p5

Good morning from the river. Our next stop was Wertheim. The town center still features half-timbered houses.  We joined a walking tour to learn the art of pretzel making with a visit to a local

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Castle River Cruise p4

We arrived in Würzburg and had our choice of 4 included to. With AmaWaterways all excursions are included. And most river cruise lines include atleast one included tour in each port. It helps you see

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Castle River Cruise p3

After a wonderful nights sleep on board our luxury floating hotel (after all that is really what it was) we awoke and headed down to get us some fresh coffee. The breakfast was served both

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Castle River Cruise p.2

Day 2 of our European journey starts with breakfast at our hotel, Hotel Victoria. This was a nice buffet with lots of options and really good coffee. The architecture of the building was really beautiful.

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