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We focus exclusively on European cruising, with in-depth
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watch from the deck of Compagnie du Ponant's
Austral as the ship departs on a
7-day Adriatic cruise from Venice's San Basilio pier.
Plan your cruise in Europe:
European Cruise Guide
More than 50 cruise lines cater to English-speaking travelers
on Europe's oceans and inland waterways. Our
illustrated descriptions include links to the cruise lines' Web sites.
Cruise Reviews and Articles
Read our in-depth reports on ocean and river cruises.
Also see Tour Europe by Ship,
which discusses "port-intensive" cruising as an alternative to cars,
trains, and coaches.
European Barge and Canal Cruises
Explore Europe's inland
waterways on a hotel barge or narrowboat. The pace is slow, the
atmosphere is cozy and informal, and you'll avoid crowds even during
high season. Also see our article on
Canal, and River Cruises in Britain.