River cruising 101

 

A European river cruise is one of the most common top-of-list holidays for older Australians. And why not? Imagine seeing France from the inside out?

 

But what does a river cruise entail? Is it the same as a regular ocean cruise? Is everything included in the price? What will you get to see? Which type of traveller takes a river cruise?

 

Cruise expert Gary Bembridge has kindly done our work for us and listed 10 things you should know before you go.

 

 

Have you ever taken a river cruise? Do you have any advice for our members?

 

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Publisher of YourLifeChoices – Australia's most-trusted and longest-running retirement website. A trusted voice on Australia's retirement landscape, including retirement income and planning, government entitlements, lifestyle and news and information relevant to Australians over 50. Leon has worked in publishing for more than 25 years and is also a travel writer and editor, graphic designer and photographer.

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