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How to Choose a European River Cruise

River cruising is one of the hottest travel trends. Travelers unpack one time and then explore some of Europe’s must-see cities as well as off-the-beaten path destinations during a relaxing voyage. Though all river cruising vessels in Europe have to meet certain length and width guidelines, the experience both on and off of the ship… Read More >

viking platinum circle river cruise

Viking Platinum Circle River Cruise

Brownell Vice President Bowden Sarrett is just back from a Viking Platinum Circle river cruise in France with her mother, Marion Overbey. Read below for details and photos from the trip. “We spent three nights in Avignon then sailed the Rhone to Viviers and Vienne before spending last two nights in Lyon. Viking rafted three… Read More >

Smart-Phone Apps for Your Next Cruise

Have smart-phone, will travel. Check out the following Brownell tested smart-phone apps and download them to your smart-phone before your next cruise. Cruise Cam Set sail from your sofa! The Cruise Cam app lets you sail the high sighs and visit hundreds of ports of call from your smartphone. Cruise Cam features cameras on a… Read More >

TOP TEN: Nautical Nibbles

The Brownell Advisors have sailed the Seven Seas aboard some of our favorite luxury vessels and explored many beautiful ports throughout the world. Along their journeys, they have had the chance to experience many fabulous dining options on various ships. Below is Brownell’s Top 10 list for Cruise Cuisine. Bon appetit!  Photo Courtesy of  Le… Read More >

The Amazon with Lindblad, Lima & NASCA Lines

Randie Rosenberg travelled to the Amazon. Read on for her trip: Flying with Cormorants Do you ever have a moment during a trip when you say to yourself, “This is IT!”? You just want to grab the moment and all its details, then save it in your soul in such a way that you can… Read More >