AmaWaterways Paris & Normandy 7 Night River Cruise

with 2 Day Paris Extension Shari Marsh of Cruise Holidays Land and Sea took these photos of her river cruise in the autumn of 2014. As a river cruising expert, she would be happy to plan this river cruise for you or any other river cruise itinerary you choose. The photos were complied [...]

AmaWaterways Paris & Normandy 7 Night River Cruise2019-01-22T21:34:16+00:00

Arles, Ancient Roman City in France

Arles It is amazing how the cities along the Rhône and Saône can all be in the same country – sometimes the same region – and can be so different. Cruise along the rivers from Avignon to Chalon-sur-Saône, and you will never be at a loss for something to see. Arles is a [...]

Arles, Ancient Roman City in France2019-01-07T15:40:00+00:00

Lyon, The City of Lights

Lyon, France Perhaps no city will be more memorable than Lyon as one of your ports of call on any south of France river cruise that sails the Saône or Rhône rivers. From river bank to the rising hillsides beyond, the pastel colors and architecture of its buildings portray a place of history, beauty, culture [...]

Lyon, The City of Lights2019-01-07T15:38:47+00:00

The Hundred Years War, A Hospice, and Wine

Beaune, France One of the first things you will notice about the town of Beaune in the Cote d’Or region of France is the colorful tiled roofs of the Hospices de Beaune or as they are sometimes called, the Hotel-Dieu de Beaune. If you are a visitor to this ancient walled city for even a [...]

The Hundred Years War, A Hospice, and Wine2016-12-30T19:14:55+00:00

Festivals, Facades, & Photograpy

Chalon, France The south of France …how often have we heard or seen that phrase in books and cinema, often in conjunction with a holiday for the well-heeled? Nowadays you can visit this area of France, as many thousands do each year, by river cruise. Over the next few blogs we are going to explore [...]

Festivals, Facades, & Photograpy2016-12-30T19:14:56+00:00
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