European River Cruising: Some Risk, High Reward River cruising in Europe is currently one of the most requested vacation travel packages. From traveling down the historic Rhine or Danube to sight-seeing on the Tiber, river cruising is becoming the hottest ticket in the vacation marketplace. Well known, highly rated river cruise lines are … [Read more...]

2014 Travel Trends to Watch Many have already planned their 2014 getaways, and the numbers are in: cruises continue to gain top marks among American travelers and niche destinations such as New Zealand, Australia, and Peru have spiked in popularity. Procrastinators take notes—you may still be able to plan that winter 2014 vacation yet. According … [Read more...]

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience: The River Cruise Traditionally, here at Cruise Planners, ocean cruises have been the more popular type of cruise vacations. In recent years, however, river cruises have gained popularity as a means of visiting some interesting destinations. River cruises are similar to ocean cruises in many ways, but there are some … [Read more...]