My Travels On “Rhineland Discovery” – A Beautiful Day in the Black Forest

It had been a glorious week on the Viking EIR, (courtesy of Viking River Cruises).* Our voyage on the “Rhineland Discovery” river cruise would soon be coming to an end. There was one last day to savor — with a morning excursion … Continue reading

My Travels On “Rhineland Discovery” – The Great Castles of Germany

It’s a raining and cold outside. But my thoughts are elsewhere. I’m thinking about my river cruise on the Rhine this past summer on the Viking EIR (courtesy of Viking River Cruises).* The days on “Rhineland Discovery” were sunny, tranquil, and full … Continue reading

My Travels On “Rhineland Discovery” – Welcome to Kinderdijk and Cologne

After a fabulous five days on the “Rhineland Discovery” pre-trip to Bruges, Ghent, and Amsterdam, it was time to set sail aboard the Viking EIR (courtesy of Viking River Cruises).* Welcome to Kinderdijk By Saturday morning we arrived in Kinderdijk, a village community … Continue reading