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Taking a River Cruise in Europe has never been more popular, with dozens of new vessels added in the past few years and more being launched all the time, all destined for memorable voyaging along Europe's many magnificent waterways.
In statistical terms, the European river cruise market now tops 80,000 passengers per year, with continued growth of around 7% year on year. River Rhine cruises and Danube river cruises remain the most popular itineraries, with the Rhône in France rapidly establishing itself too. But there are also increasing opportunities to enjoy the Douro in Portugal, plus the Po in Italy and the many waterways of Britain and Ireland by luxury hotel barge.
River cruising is popular amongst various travellers, including new-to-cruise who are looking for smaller, intimate and non-ocean cruising experiences and those who traditionally take ocean cruises who are searching for a new 'cruise' experience entirely, possible inclusive.
This site is dedicated to keeping readers and subscribers abreast of the latest information, trends and blog opinions. Our meticulous and ongoing research will ensure we are well updated with the very latest information, making the site ideal for those planning a cruise or considering taking the leap from ocean to river.
We have news, cruise reports, trending sections, tweets, deals and other daily updates. You can also keep an eye on our river cruise blog.
22.04.2014 in River chatter Fred Olsen Cruise Lines is offering six new River Cruises in the 2015 cruise season. Following the success of its Braemar seven-night French River Cruise, destinations next year will include Seville (Spain), Bordeaux (France) and Hamburg (Germany).