What are Viking River Cruises REALLY like? I WILL TELL YOU!

What are Viking River Cruises like? Let's peek thru the window with fascination and find out. The day I received the invitation, I was so happy as a travel journalist and Instagrammer. I was ready to take on the challenge of experiencing every detail of the Viking River Cruises. But, what are Viking River Cruises really like? I knew they were the jewel of the sea


Eating Amsterdam: Dutch Food

If you would have asked me a month ago what I know about Dutch food, I would have answered in 4 words – Black licorice! Gouda cheese! Thankfully, my curiosity is always at peak level, so when the opportunity came up to get the skinny on what’s cooking in this region with Eating Amsterdam Tours, I was all over that. This specific tour, the Jordaan


10 Things to do in Amsterdam

By Cacinda Maloney 10 Things to do in Amsterdam From its world-class art museums to its floating flower markets, the city of Amsterdam is reinventing itself from its hedonistic side to now focusing on its rich artistic heritage. I put together this list of 10 things to do in Amsterdam, so that you will not miss a single one.  You can peddle your way through


My Humble List of The Best Christmas Markets in Europe

I had heard about the best Christmas markets in Europe for years but wanted to find out for myself what they were like. I had no idea what to expect. Now I know and I can share with you the best Christmas markets in Europe along the Rhine River.  I took a river cruise on the Viking River Cruise ship TOR to explore these magical


Christmas Market Cruise – A Dream Come True

By Cacinda Maloney This poem, which as been called “arguably the best –known verses ever written by an American" describes perfectly the way she felt. Twas the Night Before Christmas Staring at the words on the page, she could hardly believe it, almost like a visit from Santa himself. But yet, there it was: You have been invited… on a Viking River Christmas