Cruising the Romantic Middle Rhine

Cruising the Middle Rhine

THE MIDDLE RHINE, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, IS FAMOUS FOR ITS RHINE CASTLES: Amsterdam to Budapest River Cruise – Avalon Waterways – Day 4 Today was a special cruising day for us as we sailed through the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine. Apart from the narrow gorges and stunning scenery, another feature of […]

Rediscovering Rhine Castles on a Rhine River Cruise

Burg Rheinstein - Rhine Castle

Historic and Romantic Castles Dominate This Middle Rhine Valley World Heritage Site: The Middle Rhine Valley is world famous for its concentration of beautiful and grand castles and castle ruins which are a thrilling feature of its rugged landscape.  Most of these castles were built in the 12th or 13th centuries and in the Middle […]

Romantic Rhine River Cruises – Amsterdam to Basel

Twin towers of St. Severus Church, Boppard

On a Rhine River Cruise see Amazing Rhine castles and breathtaking scenery: Several river cruise operators do a  cruise between Amsterdam and Basel, focusing on the Romantic Rhine region.  Most of these “Romantic Rhine” cruises start from Amsterdam and finish in Basel, or vice-versa. Here are some of the different names for an Amsterdam to […]