Updated: Nov 2
📣Calling all foodies, history lovers, and wine connoisseurs!
You’re cruising along the calm, soothing waters of the Danube river, and everywhere you look, you’re surrounded by emerald green valleys and magnificent castles that make you feel like you’ve traveled back in time.
As you sail through the beautiful landscapes, you stop to taste a variety of wines—like crisp Riesling and rich Merlot—made from grapes grown right in those valleys. You love a good wine more than anyone you know and are pleased to be surrounded by others who appreciate wine just as much as you do.
Or maybe wine isn’t your thing…but you love food. While cruising down the river, you stop along the ports where you can treat yourself to bowls of hearty stew, potato pancakes and warm dumplings, savory dishes with spiced and beer-marinated meats, fresh river fish, creamy cheeses, and buttery rich pastries with endless cups of fresh coffee. Can you imagine literally eating your way down a river?
And don’t even get me started on the Christmas markets that line the Danube! (They’re a WHOLE vibe.) Prepare yourself for sensory overload as you step off your cruise ship—from the twinkling lights and decorations, to the rows and rows of vendors, to the fresh scent of trees, to the sweet and savory scents of gingerbread cookies, hot chocolate, and mulled wine wafting through the air. If you love Christmas, you have to experience it in Europe!
Regardless of what you’re into, there’s a river cruise for you.
Want to spend a whole week talking about jazz music with 200 other people who LOVE jazz as much as you do? You can, on a jazz-themed river cruise! Whether your idea of fun is discussing historical events with other history lovers or you dream of strolling through galleries filled with fine art, you can find a river cruise that’s tailor made for you.
Not sure if there’s a river cruise out there for you? When you work with a river cruise specialist like me, I’ll take all the information you share with me about your interests, passions, highlights from your past vacations—and work to find the river cruise experience that’s ✨PERFECT ✨for you, this is the 1:1 personalized service you won’t find on Expedia or any of the other large travel companies).
I’ll be sharing some insider tips that not even the biggest river cruise fanatics would know because of my years of expertise, my own experience as a traveler, and my relationships with the cruise lines. You’ll be getting a behind-the-scenes, exclusive look at everything that’s possible on a river cruise.
Want to hear more about river cruises? Schedule a free 30-minute call to chat with me and see if a river cruise is right for you!
Michelle Wicks Cypher
P.S. Up next, I’ll be sharing with you 8 fascinating facts that you didn’t know about river cruising.