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chadcat51@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We chose this trip to celebrate our 42nd wedding anniversary. I normally experience sea sickness BUT not on this trip. The sailing was very smooth and enjoyable. Our stateroom was roomy and comfortable. We had a veranda, but chilly ... Read more
Lindasandy
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
This has been on my bucket list for a few years. The cruise was very enjoyable. The staff was very attentive to our needs, excursions were well organized, and the other guests were friendly. My one complaint has to do with the pillows ... Read more
BobClark
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Fantastic cruise, fantastic restaurants, fantastic ship, fantastic staff, fantastic food, fantastic service, fantastic guide (Joshua). This was our China anniversary (20 years) so we picked China for our holiday. We were not disappointed. ... Read more
chesert
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Viking Mekong cruise not only afforded the opportunity to experience the Mekong Delta, the breadbasket of Vietnam, but also the ability to visit Cambodia. I knew from my days as a soldier in Southeast Asia in the 1960's that travel ... Read more
Bartsinfriendst
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We needed to be in Budapest for Christmas and this was an opportunity to experience a possible White Christmas plus we always wanted to experience Christmas Markets. The service on the Jarl was exceptional, staff went out of their way ... Read more

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hll333
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Christmas Cruise on the Danube was probably the most incredible cruise I have ever taken. The all inclusive nature of the cruise, the marvelous land tours, and all this coupled with the natural beauty of the cities visited made the ... Read more
TomJoetierney08
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Took the Christmas cruise from Budapest to Passau. Weather was not the best; overcast all days but one. This is not a viking issue though. Experience was terrific aboard ship. Great food, terrific service and good entertainment. Took only ... Read more
blade926
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
We cruises from Nuremberg to several German cities (Bamberg, Heidelberg, Rottenberg, etc.) for the Christmas Markets. Everything was sensational. The staff, the tours, the food were all beyond an A+. The ship only had a little ... Read more
Dee in Virginia
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed December 2015
We sailed on Viking's Rhine Getaway during the Christmas Market season. It was wonderful. Viking builds in enough to do that we didn't feel that we were getting additional charges every time we stepped off the boat. The food was ... Read more
tar-gre
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Christmas markets was a bucket list wish and this cruise visited a selection of these beautiful markets. We were blessed with snow on two of the days, very Christmassy indeed. In Neuremberg the markets were magical. As well as the ... Read more

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Semmons
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
I made this cruise with a long time friend who loves to travel, loves Christmas, and loves to shop, like me! Our transfer to the longship went off without a hitch. Our ship was the Skadi. What a wonderful crew! They knew our name, ... Read more
Bigfishtx
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
I am from TX and have never taken a cruise before. In fact I always said if I couldn't walk home I wasn't going. Let me also say my job requires travel and I have worked in 42 of the 50 states in the USA. With that being said I decided to ... Read more
bill719
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
I've always wanted to travel to China, was on my short bucket list, and I was not disappointed. I had been on ocean cruises before but the river cruise was the perfect way to see China. The cities of Shanghai, Xi'an and Beijing were ... Read more
dcarlhanson
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I had been to Vietnam during the Vietnam war in the late 60s and wanted to see and experience it in a different light. Angkor Wat was also on our bucket list. We found the Vietnamese people very warm and likable, but their tourism ... Read more
terran_explr
Member Since 2011
7 reviews
4 forum posts
7 helpful votes
My intent is to write a review that will give you insight and tips to help in planning your trip. I read reviews on Cruise Critic about the Imperial Jewels of China trip before I left home, but I learned many things on my trip that were ... Read more

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Perlajane
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
No need to cover much ground when sailing around the Bordeaux region offers such loveliness. The things we appreciated: the amazing organization and attention to detail. The large dinner tables, which ensured that we sat with others and ... Read more
sjswenson
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I loved everything about this cruise. The food, people, sites. I felt very well taken care of. I generously felt that the crew was there for our enjoyment and anything they could do to make our trip wonderful was done. Christina was an ... Read more
rob@sanrographics.com
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This trip was well worth the money and effort. Having in mind before we left that China would be a whole new and different experience from that we had done before our expectations were met. The Hotel accommodation in Shanghai was excellent ... Read more
2stopsunder
Member Since 2010
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
Day 1 Basel: After an event filled week of everything Mercedes-Benz on a fantastic tour put together by the Mercedes-Benz Club of America and Daimler AG, it was time for the next leg of our adventure, a cruise down the Rhine River with ... Read more
msmootsie
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
I really enjoyed the whole trip and all the places we visited and would recommend it to people. The crew members were amazing and fun. I would have given it 5 stars, but for three things. i think there should b some type of group ... Read more

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Crowhen
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Had never done a river cruise and wanted to experience one. Spent two nights in Prague prior to the cruise which went from Budapest to Amsterdam. Prague was a very interesting city. Particular highlights were the Charles Bridge and ... Read more
borojones
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2015
What a wonderful way to spend our first time on a Viking tour cruising down the Rhine. The crew was truly outstanding catering to our needs. We would begin the day having a delicious personal breakfast before our tour. Judy who ... Read more
Pooh5
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
It was a great trip. Even though we had to move to the Baldur due to low river issues, it was all pretty seamless and we had no issues. The two ships, the Magni and the Baldur, are identical. Our quarters on the Baldur were exactly like ... Read more
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SKPAULK
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
This was my second river cruise. The worst thing about this cruise had nothing to do with the ship, but it was the unusually hot weather in Budapest; however, by the time we got to Passau the weather was beautiful. At one point on our ... Read more
lhouleco@aol.com
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
Enjoyed my time on both the Alsvin and the Ingvi. Low water on the Danube caused us to pack mid-trip and be transferred to another ship. The process went very smoothly and we didn't miss out on any tours, etc. A well thought out process ... Read more

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