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Why river cruise?
From getting into the heart of beautiful destinations, enjoying beautiful passing scenery, to the comforts and amenities of a floating hotel, and great value for money, we have a look at some of the reasons why you should try a river cruise
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Morocco and Spain with Saga
​​Chloe recently spent seven days onboard Saga Sapphire, from Gran Canaria back to Southampton, visiting Morocco and Spain en route. Here's her travel diary...
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River Cruises coming soon...in 2017
Want to try a river cruise in 2017? Here's the latest additions to the river cruise world due to launch in 2017...
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Christmas and Gluhwein with Uniworld
Amy and Sharon recently enjoyed four nights sailing the Danube from Passau to Vienna with Uniworld onboard the charming River Beatrice on a festive Danube Christmas Markets river cruise. Here's what Amy thought of her experience...
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The Magnificent Seven: a whistle-stop guide to 7 river ships
Amy, Bella, Chloe, Sharon and Tracey recently saw seven different river ships - including Tauck's MS Grace, Emerald Waterways' Emerald Dawn, Riviera Travel's William Shakespeare, CroisiEurope's Lafayette, Amadeus River Cruises' Amadeus Silver III, Shearing Holidays' Da Vinci, and Uniworld's SS Antoinette - here's what they thought of the ships...
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Segways, Spain, and Balmoral
As one of the UK's leading Fred. Olsen specialists, all of our girls have sailed or visited their ships at least once. Our newest member of staff, Chloe, recently enjoyed her first Fred.'s experience onboard Balmoral - here's her travel diary...
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Rachel Explores Regent's Seven Seas Explorer
Long revered as one of the world's leading luxury cruise lines, Regent raised the standard and upped the ante with Explorer, and Rachel recently had the opportunity to see 'the world's most luxurious ship' for herself during a six-night cruise. Here's her cruise review...
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Versailles, Paris, the Seine and London - Julie's Take on Tauck!
​​Julie and Amy recently enjoyed a thirteen night tour and river cruise with Tauck, starting with two nights in Versailles, nine nights onboard the Swiss Sapphire (including three nights in Paris), and two nights in London at the Savoy - here's what our experienced cruise and travel consultant, Julie, thought about her experience.​
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Art, cider, coasts, and Goats with Tauck
​​Amy and Julie have just returned from an unforgettable trip with Tauck, starting with two nights in Versailles before joining the Swiss Sapphire in Paris for a Seine river cruise. Their journey continued across the Channel with two nights at London's exclusive Savoy Restaurant. After setting sail from Paris, here's the rest of Amy's thoughts and experiences with Tauck...
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Royals, Chateaux and Joyeux Paris with Tauck
Amy and Julie are sailing the Seine with Tauck, starting with two nights in Versailles and a couple days in Paris - keep up with their adventures on Cruise Select's blog
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Koningsdam: A Pinnacle of Excellence
Amy's review of Holland America's M.S Koningsdam after a recent visit in Amsterdam
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Silversea: Luxury and La Dolce Vita
Amy recently enjoyed a taste of luxury with Silversea, cruising from Athens to Venice. Here's her cruise review