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Countries

Belgium, Netherlands ...more Belgium, Netherlands

Locations

Amsterdam, Haarlem, Hoorn, Nijmegen, Rotterdam, Veere, Ghent, Antwerp ...more Amsterdam, Haarlem, Hoorn, Nijmegen, Rotterdam, Veere, Ghent, Antwerp

Tulips & Windmills

2023
10
Days
From
$4,699
11 reviews
Operated By Uniworld River Cruises

Countries

Belgium, Netherlands ...more Belgium, Netherlands

Locations

Amsterdam, Haarlem, Hoorn, Nijmegen, Rotterdam, Veere, Ghent, Antwerp ...more Amsterdam, Haarlem, Hoorn, Nijmegen, Rotterdam, Veere, Ghent, Antwerp

Arrive at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. If your cruise package includes a group arrival transfer or if you have purchased a private arrival transfer, you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship.

Meals Dinner

The Netherlands’ largest city, Amsterdam, has been an international port and financial center for 400 years. Your day begins with a morning visit to the Rijksmuseum. Later, see the sites by canal boat or stroll through the city’s history by walking in the footsteps of Rembrandt.

A special Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you this evening.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Welcome Dinner
Choice of: Amsterdam Canal Cruise

Amsterdam Canal Cruise

or Walk in the Footsteps of Rembrandt
Featured Excursions: A Morning at the Rijksmuseum

Spend all day or half a day among millions of brilliantly colored flowers in Keukenhof, then mix it up a bit with a visit to and exploration of Haarlem’s art, history and Dutch lifestyle.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Full-Day at Keukenhof Gardens*

Full-Day at Keukenhof Gardens*

or Half-Day at Keukenhof Gardens

Half-Day at Keukenhof Gardens

Featured Excursions: Haarlem - Art, History and Dutch lifestyle

Haarlem - Art, History and Dutch lifestyle

Spend some time exploring the picture-perfect town of Enkhuizen and leave the modern world far behind as you visit a recreated 19th-century Dutch village. Later, you’ll discover the town of Hoorn’s seafaring past, where the swashbuckling derring-do of Dutch explorers will come to life on a guided walking tour of this historic locale.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Hoorn Walking Tour

Hoorn Walking Tour

or Dutch Cheese Trail MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences

Dutch Cheese Trail MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences

Featured Excursions: Dutch Maritime Traditions of the Zuiderzee

Dutch Maritime Traditions of the Zuiderzee

MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences Dutch Cheese Trail

Dutch Cheese Trail

For your choice of excursions today, visit the Kröller-Müller Museum, which is home to 97 works by native son Vincent van Gogh as well as other notable artists and sculptors. Or opt for a “Let’s Go” biking tour.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Kröller-Müller Museum Visit

Kröller-Müller Museum Visit

or “Let’s Go” Nijmegen Riverland Biking

“Let’s Go” Nijmegen Riverland Biking

Rotterdam is thoroughly modern—you’ll soon understand why it’s sometimes called “Manhattan on the Meuse”: The Maas Tower, the Montevideo, the Millennium Tower and the spectacular Erasmus Bridge make for a dazzling skyline. Begin your day by exploring this modern city on a Dutch culinary stroll, with a stop at the architectural milestone, Market Hall. Erected in 2014, it’s known for its futuristic look and unique culinary offerings. Later, head to Kinderdijk to discover why windmills are such an iconic symbol of Holland; marvel at their engineering and learn about their role in changing the course of Dutch history.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Kinderdijk Windmills

Kinderdijk Windmills

or “Let’s Go” Biking the Dams and Windmills

“Let’s Go” Biking the Dams and Windmills

Featured Excursions: Dutch Culinary Stroll to Rotterdam’s Market Hall

Dutch Culinary Stroll to Rotterdam’s Market Hall

Your ship docks today in the quaint Zeeland village of Veere, which will be your base for explorations of this charming town and the mighty Delta Works, the largest flood protection system in the world.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Delta Works Experience

Delta Works Experience

or Oyster Tasting

Oyster Tasting

Featured Excursions: Stroll into the Artists’ Village of Veere

Stroll into the Artists’ Village of Veere

Your first day in Belgium offers you the chance to visit one of two national gems: beautiful Bruges, the capital of West Flanders and one of the best-preserved medieval cities in Europe, or fascinating Ghent, the capital city of East Flanders, whose long history does not weigh on its vibrant present. Belgium’s second largest city, Ghent abounds in medieval architecture, but there’s nothing museum-like about the city. It’s lively and brims with cutting-edge boutiques and galleries.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Dinner
Choice of: Bruges Walking Tour with Canal Cruise

Bruges Walking Tour with Canal Cruise

or Ghent Walking Tour

Ghent Walking Tour

It may be the diamond capital of the world, but Antwerp is also known for a number of other sought-after cultural gems, including Golden Age art and Belgian beer, waffles and fries. Visit Antwerp’s striking Cathedral of Our Lady, with its UNESCO-designated belfry and its historic surroundings, or, if you’re feeling adventurous, hop on the metro and experience the city like a local.

A special Captain’s Farewell Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you this evening.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Farewell Dinner
Choice of: Antwerp Historic Downtown Highlights

Antwerp Historic Downtown Highlights

or “Do as the Locals Do” Antwerp Walking Tour

“Do as the Locals Do” Antwerp Walking Tour

Disembark the ship in Antwerp. If your cruise package includes a group departure transfer or if you have purchased a private departure transfer, you will be transferred to Brussels International Airport for your flight home.

Meals Continental Breakfast Breakfast Buffet

Note: The itineraries presented are subject to modification due to water levels, closures because of public holidays or other uncontrollable factors. Every effort will be made to operate programs as planned, but changes may still be necessary throughout the cruise. This day-to-day schedule is subject to change. Your final day-to-day schedule will be provided onboard on the first day of your cruise.

Arrive at Brussels International Airport. If your cruise package includes a group arrival transfer or if you have purchased a private arrival transfer, you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship.

Meals Dinner

It may be the diamond capital of the world, but Antwerp is also known for a number of other sought-after cultural gems, including Golden Age art and Belgian beer, waffles and fries. Visit Antwerp’s striking Cathedral of Our Lady, with its UNESCO-designated belfry and its historic surroundings, or, if you’re feeling adventurous, hop on the metro and experience the city like a local.

A special Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you this evening.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Welcome Dinner
Choice of: Antwerp Historic Downtown Highlights

Antwerp Historic Downtown Highlights

or “Do as the Locals Do” Antwerp Walking Tour

“Do as the Locals Do” Antwerp Walking Tour

Your next day in Belgium offers you the chance to visit one of two national gems: beautiful Bruges, the capital of West Flanders and one of the best-preserved medieval cities in Europe, or fascinating Ghent, the capital city of East Flanders, whose long history does not weigh on its vibrant present. Belgium’s second largest city, Ghent abounds in medieval architecture, but there’s nothing museum-like about the city. It’s lively and brims with cutting-edge boutiques and galleries.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Dinner
Choice of: Bruges Walking Tour with Canal Cruise

Bruges Walking Tour with Canal Cruise

or Ghent Walking Tour

Ghent Walking Tour

Your ship docks today in the quaint Zeeland village of Veere, which will be your base for explorations of this charming town and the mighty Delta Works, the largest flood protection system in the world.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Delta Works Experience

Delta Works Experience

or Oyster Tasting

Oyster Tasting

Featured Excursions: Stroll into the Artists’ Village of Veere

Stroll into the Artists’ Village of Veere

Rotterdam is thoroughly modern—you’ll soon understand why it’s sometimes called “Manhattan on the Meuse”: The Maas Tower, the Montevideo, the Millennium Tower and the spectacular Erasmus Bridge make for a dazzling skyline. Begin your day by exploring this modern city on a Dutch culinary stroll, with a stop at the architectural milestone, Market Hall. Erected in 2014, it’s known for its futuristic look and unique culinary offerings. Later, head to Kinderdijk to discover why windmills are such an iconic symbol of Holland; marvel at their engineering and learn about their role in changing the course of Dutch history.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Kinderdijk Windmills

Kinderdijk Windmills

or “Let’s Go” Biking the Dams and Windmills

“Let’s Go” Biking the Dams and Windmills

Featured Excursions: Dutch Culinary Stroll to Rotterdam’s Market Hall

Dutch Culinary Stroll to Rotterdam’s Market Hall

For your choice of excursions today, visit the Kröller-Müller Museum, which is home to 97 works by native son Vincent van Gogh as well as other notable artists and sculptors. Or opt for a “Let’s Go” biking tour.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Kröller-Müller Museum Visit

Kröller-Müller Museum Visit

or “Let’s Go” Nijmegen Riverland Biking

“Let’s Go” Nijmegen Riverland Biking

Spend some time exploring the picture-perfect town of Enkhuizen and leave the modern world far behind as you visit a recreated 19th-century Dutch village. Later, you’ll discover the town of Hoorn’s seafaring past, where the swashbuckling derring-do of Dutch explorers will come to life on a guided walking tour of this historic locale.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Hoorn Walking Tour

Hoorn Walking Tour

or Dutch Cheese Trail MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences

Dutch Cheese Trail MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences

Featured Excursions: Dutch Maritime Traditions of the Zuiderzee

Dutch Maritime Traditions of the Zuiderzee

MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experiences Dutch Cheese Trail

Dutch Cheese Trail

Spend all day or half a day among millions of brilliantly colored flowers in Keukenhof, then mix it up a bit with a visit to and exploration of Haarlem’s art, history and Dutch lifestyle.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Dinner
Choice of: Half-Day at Keukenhof Gardens

Half-Day at Keukenhof Gardens

or Full-Day at Keukenhof Gardens*

Full-Day at Keukenhof Gardens*

Featured Excursions: Haarlem - Art, History and Dutch Lifestyle

Haarlem - Art, History and Dutch Lifestyle

The Netherlands’ largest city, Amsterdam, has been an international port and financial center for 400 years. Your day begins with a morning visit to the Rijksmuseum. Later, see the sites by canal boat or stroll through the city’s history by walking in the footsteps of Rembrandt.

A special Captain’s Farewell Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you this evening.

Meals Breakfast Buffet Lunch Farewell Dinner
Choice of: Amsterdam Canal Cruise

Amsterdam Canal Cruise

or Walk in the Footsteps of Rembrandt
Featured Excursions: A Morning at the Rijksmuseum

Disembark the ship. If your cruise package includes a group departure transfer or if you have purchased a private departure transfer, you will be transferred to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol for your flight home.

Meals Continental Breakfast Breakfast Buffet

Note: The itineraries presented are subject to modification due to water levels, closures because of public holidays or other uncontrollable factors. Every effort will be made to operate programs as planned, but changes may still be necessary throughout the cruise. This day-to-day schedule is subject to change. Your final day-to-day schedule will be provided onboard on the first day of your cruise.

Price Includes
Dining
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 dinners
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, specialty coffee and tea, soft drinks and mineral water
Excursions
  • 8 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Do as the Locals Do” and "Let's Go" programs
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
Accommodations
  • 9-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the imperial River Duchess or stunning River Princess
  • Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, high thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access
Experiences
  • 2 countries: Belgium, the Netherlands
  • 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • Group Transfers are included on arrival and departure days (please see terms and conditions for transfer guidelines)
  • Gratuities for onboard personnel (ship staff, crew, Cruise/Tour Manager) are included during the cruise/tour
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture
Ship Information
Suite
  • Lavishly appointed riverview suite (214 sq ft - 20 sq m) with a French balcony
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, waffle bathrobes and slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services
French Balcony
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) with a French balcony
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, heated mirrors, cozy bathrobes and slippers
Deluxe
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m)
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, heated mirrors, cozy bathrobes and slippers
Classic
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m)
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, heated mirrors, cozy bathrobes and slippers
River Duchess Deck Plan
Suite
  • Lavishly appointed riverview suite (214 sq ft - 20 sq m) with a French balcony
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, waffle bathrobes and slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services
French Balcony
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) with a French balcony
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, waffle bathrobes and slippers
Deluxe
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m)
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, cozy bathrobes and slippers
Classic
  • Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m)
  • Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV with infotainment center and satellite, individual thermostat and bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, cozy bathrobes and slippers
River Empress Deck Plan
Dates & Prices

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Classic
  $4,699
Deluxe
  $5,399
French Balcony
  $6,199
Suite
  $8,499
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  $4,999
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French Balcony
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Suite
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Suite
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Nancy Grothman
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Service
Everyone on the River Duchess were efficient, hard-working, polite and respectful, yet presenting the best service, food and beverage. The accommodations and staff were outstanding! Entertainment on board made it special and convenient. The included excursions were very good, yet providing a variety for everyone. The itinerary was very good, and lucky for us – the weather exceptional. As a single traveler, my first riverboat trip, and happened to be the first passenger on the first tour of the season – – I was treated like a Duchess! I loved the variety of passengers from different states and countries. Nancy Grothman
Response from Grand European Travel:
It sounds like you had a fabulous trip and we couldn't be happier to see that.  Thank you for sharing your comments. We hope to see you again very soon.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Trusted Customer
Monday, April 18, 2016
Service
Excellent job in rearranging flights due to Brussels airport closing
Response from Grand European Travel:
The Brussels attack had a huge impact on us and travel as a whole. We're so happy you decided to go on your cruise despite the airport closure and that we could find alternate arrangements for you. WE knew that once you arrived, you would be treated very well! Grand European Travel
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Vacation
Outstanding crew and service
Trusted Customer
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Service
offering excellent itineraries
Vacation
Uniworld provides outstanding travel experience.
Trusted Customer
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Service
It appears this is meant to be a review of Tulips and Windmills, which was excellent. However, we did not get a second review for Grand Italia, to which I will devote this space. This tour was easily the least satisfactory of all our tours. Some of it was fine, including the itinerary; but much left a lot to be desired. First, there was nobody to meet us at the airport when we arrived. We (and another couple) had to wait more than an hour before somebody found us. That was unacceptable, especially when our plane arrived on time. We found after arriving that GET switched two of our hotels on the tour, without giving us notice. One (at Baveno) turned out to be just fine; but the one in Sorrento turned into a negative when their air conditioning hadn't been turned on for the season--plus it was nowhere near Sorrento. We were very displeased because we wanted the freedom to go into Sorrento on our own, which the original hotel would have provided. One of the things we most looked forward to was the trip to the Cinque Terre; and while it had its high points, we stopped at only one of the five Cinque Terre towns rather than the two indicated in the itinerary. Admittedly, the other town we did stop at, while not one of the Cinque Terre towns, was better than Monterrosa, which was a tourist trap and not the least bit interesting. This left another bad taste in our mouths. In Florence, the meal situation, particularly the breakfast, was a nightmare. There were several other tours at the hotel (the Grand Mediterraneo), and it was a frustrating experience each of the three mornings we had to eat. The first night there, when we were left on our own to find a dinner, both the hotel and the restaurant next to it were fully booked. The hotel was not well situated for a situation like that. And one final complaint about the hotel. Whoever it was that designed the bathrooms should be made to stay in and use one for a month to see how ridiculous they are, particularly the tiny shower and how the commode was crammed into a corner. Finally, there was the tour director, Frank Looze. Mr. Looze had his moments, but we think he fancied himself an entertainer more than a tour director. He dressed sloppily and unprofessionally, he didn't do a good enough job keeping track of people who were following him, he was unsympathetic to the air conditioning problems (and was almost rude in dismissing the complaints), and in general was not up to the standards of tour directors we have had in the past with GET (Dawn Hutchison, Elizabeth Lindbloom, and Tonya Mather). A bit more specifically, he actually approached a fellow traveler on the last day before heading to the airport and asked if she had made a mistake in the gratuity she left. She hadn't, as she and her husband had problems other than those I've listed. We thought that was completely unprofessional, particularly after what happened on that last day. First, he wanted to ensure there were no problems with the hotel (Sheraton Airport) in getting the bags to the bus, so he had all of us get our own bags from our rooms to the bus. Personally, we think he didn't want to be bothered with having to stay on the hotel staff to be sure the job got done. Additionally, despite the brochure indicating that there would be shuttles to the airport at 6:00 am, 8:00 am, and 9:45 am, he decided that the shuttles would be at 6:30 am and 7:30 am. We had specifically booked a later flight so we wouldn't have to get up so early, and this made us spend more than four hours at the airport. Finally in regard to Mr. Looze, there was a group picture taken at the Colisseum on our second day in Rome. We expected to get it at our farewell dinner; but if somebody hadn't asked, we wouldn't know the situation-which apparently was that the pictures didn't get developed in time or at least didn't get delivered to Mr. Looze. He indicated he would follow up and send them to our homes, but we haven't seen anything. There were other items we could mention (and would be glad to share if John Miller would like to call us); but all in all, we found the experience to be very disappointing. We were just about the only couple on the tour who had previous GET experience. We don’t think they had a particularly good experience, and it was almost embarrassing to us to have touted the company so much at the beginning of the tour as problems mounted. While we are now finding that cruising interests us more and more, we do have a land tour of Switzerland we are still considering. At this point, we are leaning towards Tauck or some other company rather than GET.
Response from Grand European Travel:
Thank you for your detailed feedback and for taking the time to stay in touch with us both on the road, and after you returned home. As was previously discussed with our Guest Relations team and booking agent, all of your comments and suggestions are being addressed with our quality control and planning teams. We appreciate you bringing these to our attention and will be in touch again shortly. Grand European Travel
Monday, June 15, 2015
Vacation
Trusted Customer
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Service
They helped me re-book my flights when a storm made me miss my original flights. They called the riverboat for me and advised when I would be arriving as they were to meet my flight to take me to the riverboat. No fault of Grand Europeanj Travel but Uniworld was unable to pick me up althought I arrived in the allotted time frame. I had to take a taxi to catch to the riverboat.
Response from Grand European Travel:
We are sorry to hear that you were delayed because of the storm, but happy our Air Department was able to make new flight arrangements for you and that you arrived safely. We hope you were able to relax and enjoy the cruise from that point on. Thank you for taking the time to write. Dee-Grand European Travel
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Vacation
All tour guides were excellent.
Trusted Customer
Friday, April 24, 2015
Service
Service was five star.
Response from Grand European Travel:
Wonderful to hear! Thank you for sharing your feedback Dee-Grand European Travel
Monday, April 27, 2015
Vacation
Uniworld ship and crew were five star+.
Trusted Customer
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Service
oUTSTANDING TRIP--sERVICE AND FOOD WERE TOP SHELF.
Vacation
Trusted Customer
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Service
I have not been disappointed with the services provided. It has been a pleasant experience that I will use in the future.
Response from Grand European Travel:
We're so happy to see that you enjoyed your Tulips and Windmills cruise. We appreciate your business and thank you for sharing your experience with your friends and family. Dee-Grand European Travel
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Vacation
I had a fantastic time and look forward to telling my family and friends to go if they are looking for a wonderful experience for travel.
Trusted Customer
Friday, April 10, 2015
Service
This was my second trip with Grand European and my third is already booked. They take all the worry out of travel from booking flights to transfers to and from the airport.Their agents are all very professional and always ready to help.
Response from Grand European Travel:
We appreciate the kind words and are so glad you enjoyed the Tulips and Windmills River Cruise. We'll be seeing you again soon on your next trip! Dee-Grand European Travel
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Vacation
I can't say enough good about Uniworld River Cruises! While on the boat you are treated like royalty and every excursion is a well planned adventure. There was free time at most stops to explore on your own or you could just stay on the boat and relax. I would do it again in a heartbeat.
Trusted Customer
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Service
The Tulips and Windmills tour was my 2nd European adventure with GET. My first tour was to It aly and it was outstanding. As such, I didn't hesitate to book a 2nd tour with them. I was not disappointed.
Vacation
I absolutely loved this cruise. This cruise convinced me that this is the only way that I will travel in Europe from now on. The ship was luxurious and the food on the ship was superb. The service was better than any that I've experienced anywhere. We saw all of the sights in Holland and Belgium, and only had to unpack one time. The buses used to transport from ship to where we might be going that day stall had that "New car smell." The tour director on the ship planned for ever eventuality. She had tours for the guests who were slow walkers and a separate one for the fast walkers. So kind and considerate to all. I could talk about this cruise for the next hour. Oh, did I tell you that there was no getting up at sunrise to go on a land tour. The entertainment on the ship was wonderful, wonderful, wonderful and very interesting and informative. As you can tell, I was impressed with everything about this cruise and have been planning another one next year.
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