Viking River Cruises articles

Wanda Bahde’s letter “Waterways of the Czars” (Feb. ’13, pg.
The Dormition  Cathedral in  the Trinity Lavra of  St. St. Sergius
My husband, Ray, and I wanted to see if river cruising fit our travel style. We chose the St.
REPORT ON NETHERLANDS The information about using ATM and credit cards with embedded chips for travel in Europe didn’t register with me before a trip in August-September 2012.
Having enjoyed a cruise in Europe in 2006 and another in China in 2007, both with Viking River Cruises (Woodland Hills, CA; 800/706-1483), my husband, Tom, and I were puzzled by a subscriber’s critique of his “Romantic Rhine” cruise with Viking (“
A field of lavender at Abbey de Sénanque.
Exploring the gastronomic traditions of Provence
I was rushed from my home to the hospital on April 27, 2011, after passing out on my way to the mailbox. I had a pulse of 30 beats per minute. About an hour later the doctors had implanted a pacemaker.
Lynn Remly; Hudson, OH
My husband and I took the eight-day “Paris & the Heart of Normandy” cruise with Viking River Cruises (Woodland Hills, CA; 800/304-9616). Excluding air, we paid $5,211 for two plus, for a three-day pretour in Paris, $1,398.
For Barbara Johnson of Sierra Vista, Arizona, ITN printed her plea for names of companies offering overseas tours geared to active octogenarians and nonagenarians (Jan. ’10, pg. 56 & April ’10, pgs. 32 & 69).
I went on the 15-day “Romantic Rhine” cruise aboard the Viking Sun, Nov. 7-21, 2009, with Viking River Cruises. With a discount offered by Pennsylvania Travel Service, my cost was $3,520, land only.