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Exploring The World On A Themed River Cruise

June 12, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 176

Since the world of river cruise has been in high demand, the cruise lines are now stepping things up a gear and tailoring more of their voyages to a specific theme.

From music to cuisine, flowers to vineyards, there is a little something to suit every taste... so here's a look at some of the best themed cruises you can expect from some of the biggest river cruise lines today...

Vineyard's with Uniworld

This boutique river cruise specialist offers some of the best Vineyard tours available. Sailing along the Douro is where you'll find Spain and Portugal's vineyard valley. Along the way you will be able to taste a whole host of local wines from quaint villages including Port wine which is the region's sweet fortified wine.

On board you can find guest speakers provide insightful lectures about the regions, its vineyards and its culture. This river cruise is perfectly suited to anyone who fancies themselves as a wine connoisseur.

Classical music with AmaWaterways

Classical music fans will love this once-in-a-lifetime themed cruise around Europe. Expect to visit some of the most world-renowned musician's hometowns including Salzburg which was once home to the ever so talented Mozart and of course the place which is home to the musical - The Sound of Music.

You will also get the chance to enjoy a Strauss concert in Vienna. On board the ship you can expect guest lectures talk informatively about classical music, and everything will be themed to tailor towards this eclectic theme.

Culinary cruise with Avalon Waterways

Allowing you to taste a variety of different flavours from each port of call, this culinary cruise with Avalon is perfect for anyone who enjoys their food. Calling at a whole host of destinations along the way, you can expect the cruise to be matched to the culture you call upon. And you can even visit workshops led by award winning chefs in places such as France and Germany.

On board you will be able to find knowledgeable chefs preparing and showing you how to create the perfect dish. What's more, there will even be a wine connoisseur on board helping you decided which wine suits best with each meal.

Floriade 2012 with River Cruise Line

The River Cruise Line offer guests an incredible themed cruises to the Netherlands to see some of the world's greatest Horticultural scenes. A cruise along the Rhine and the Floriade is quite simply a must for any lover of nature and flowers.

Aptly named a 'theatre of nature', this world-renowned festival is only held every ten years and one of the most popular ways of visiting is via a river cruise. You can expect to see an array of flowers, plants, trees and five unique displays including; music, dance, literature and art.

And when you're ready to start exploring on your next adventure on The River Cruise Line, I'd like to invite you visit the river cruise experts at

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