The original version of this article called "What's a European river cruise really like? (part 2)" was first published on Cruiseline. Continuing along the romantic Danube river, Lisa gives us insights from her visits to the European Christmas markets with Viking River Cruises. See part 1 of Lisa's story here.   What's a...

We travel for an abundance of reasons: to discover new cultures, tastes, smells and even ourselves. Exploration challenges us to leave our daily routines behind; as the saying goes: "life begins at the end of your comfort zone." These days, travel might be considered somewhat...