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Rhine and Moselle
Cruise the mighty Rhine River
Follow the Rhine between Amsterdam and Basel through Holland, Germany and France, past fairy-tale castles..

Arrive at Budapest on the Danube
Explore the medieval towns, dramatic scenery and exciting capital cities of Vienna, Budapest and Bratislava.

Mekong - Vietnam
Floating Villages, Tonle Sap
Explore Vietnam and Cambodia on the Mekong with land tours to Siem Reap, Angkor Wat, Ha Long Bay and Ho Chi Minh City.

Rhine to Danube
Travel across Europe from Amsterdam to Budapest along the Main-Danube Canal, linking the Rhine and Danube.

Danube to Black Sea
Iron Gates
Journey across Eastern Europe on the Danube, through the 'Iron Gates' towards the Black Sea.

Yangtze - China
Yangtze River
Discover China with our choice of Yangtze holidays, many visiting Beijing, Shanghai, and the Great Wall.

Bordeaux and Dordogne
St Emilion in Bordeaux, France
Explore the Dordogne, Gironne and Garonne in the French wine growing region of south-west France from Bordeaux

Porto at the mouth of the River Douro, Portugal
Follow the Douro from the coast at Porto through Portugal to Spain past terraced vineyards of port wine country.

Mississippi - USA
Mississippi River
Take a paddlewheeler from New Orleans to Memphis, and relish the culture and sights of America's deep south.

Paris and the Eiffel Tower
Enjoy the Seine in Northern France from Paris to the Normandy coast, to Monet's house and garden at Giverny, and Honfleur, made famous by Impressionist artists.

Lavender fields of Provence
Discover the wine, cuisine, and culture of Burgundy and Provence on the Rhone from Lyon to Avignon, Arles, the Mediterranean coast and the Camargue.

Africa Safari
Africa Safari Cruise and Land Tours
Exotic holidays in the heart of Africa combining Chobe river cruise, safaris in the Serengeti and Okavango Delta for best wildlife viewing and a stay in Victoria Falls..

Kiev in the Ukraine
Journey between Moscow and St Petersburg through timeless Russian landscapes, or through the Ukraine from Kiev to the Black Sea on the Dneiper River.

Moor in the heart of Venice and explore the islands of Murano and Burano on these Venice breaks, with longer holidays offering excursions to Padua and Verona.

Amazon Jungle
Experience an Amazon adventure on a small ship upstream from Manaus to the untouched wilderness and amazing wildlife of the Upper Amazon and Rio Negra.

Visit Wittenberg, Meissen, Dresden and Saxon Switzerland on the Elbe through Germany and the Czech Republic, perhaps with hotel stays in Berlin and Prague.

Spain and Andalucia
The Mesquita at Cordoba
Sail from Seville down the River Gaudalquivir and along the coast to Cadiz and the Portugal border, with possible excursions to Granada, Cordoba and Gibraltar.

Nile - Egypt
Temples at Philae, Egypt
See the treasures of ancient Egypt with our excellent selection of Nile cruises from Luxor to Aswan, some with extensions in Cairo or Abu Simbel.

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