Several weeks ago, we did a cruise on the Rhine River from Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam in the Netherlands. We have been on many ocean cruises in the past but this was a different and much more personal experience. There were only 140 passengers on board and it was a very enjoyable trip.
There was a land component of the cruise in Zurich and Lucerne prior to joining the ship in Basel. The blog and pictures will be broken down into four sections, the land component in Switzerland, the river cruise through the Alsace, the Rhine river through Germany including the Rhine Gorge, and Amsterdam where we spent several days. Continue reading