On board Viking Hermod on an itinerary titled Portraits of Southern France, Hotel Director Stephen Burnham was excited about visiting ...On March 15, 2015 / By Chris Owen
Exploring Southern France with Viking River Cruises, the third day of an eight-day itinerary brought us back to Avignon ...On March 12, 2015 / By Chris Owen
Preparing for our Viking River Cruise, themed Portraits of Southern France, we did a great amount of research. In ...On March 11, 2015 / By Chris Owen
Preparing for an 8-day sailing through Southern France with Viking River Cruises, we started early with over a month to go ...On March 10, 2015 / By Chris Owen
Continuing our Experience France In Comfort series we take a look back at embarkation on a Viking Longship, how ...On March 9, 2015 / By Chris Owen
Continuing our series on Sailing France In Comfort, I think back to preparing for travel with Viking River Cruises on ...On March 6, 2015 / By Chris Owen
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In June, Chris and Lisa sail with Viking River Cruises on a 15-day Grand European Tour from Budapest to Amsterdam. Taking a long game look at planning, we'll document the process to share with two couples sailing in 2018; same itinerary, same time of the year. Click the itinerary map above to follow along with our Viking Grand European Tour Planning Guide.
Chris answers Listener questions on Cruise Radio's new River Cruise Radio. After taking a fresh look at the Viking River Cruises' Viking Longships experience, Chris plans multiple river cruises first to Russia then on the classic Grand European Tour. We'll have all the details on River Cruise Radio first.
In September, Chris brings you the swirling onion domes and stout towers of Moscow and St Petersburg with multiple stops in-between on a Viking River Cruise titled Waterways of the Tsars.
Highlights include ten guided tours on this 13-day voyage from Moscow to St Petersburg that reveals the real Russia as never before.