We have left the Danube and are now cruising on the Rhine-Main-Danube Canal, a manmade waterway that opened in 1992 which connects three of the
The scheduled activity aboard the ship today is a trip to Salzburg to visit the city and also take in a Sound of Music show.
Patrons on our cruise were offered a choice of visiting a winery or a Benedictine abbey. We chose Melk Abbey, located on a hilltop overlooking
We left our mooring at Dürnstein by 10.30am and slowly made our way through the beautiful Wachau Valley to Melk, where we docked at about
Our ship docked at Dürnstein, on the Danube in Lower Austria, at about 6am. An hour later there were two more cruise ships tied up
Shortly before arriving in Vienna, our ship entered a large lock on the Danube. We had passed through one earlier at 6am, but most people,