10 photos that will inspire you to take a European River cruise

View of Austrian castle from the Danube
View of Austrian castle from the Danube

River cruises and Europe go together like cheese and wine (or better yet, cheese and wine on the cruise). Drifting down one of Europe’s famous rivers such as the Rhine, Danube or Seine is one of the most spectacular ways to see the countryside, historic castles and quaint villages you may not have had a chance to see otherwise. If you’re considering booking a river cruise, these 10 photos will make your mind up for you.

1. The Elbe River, Czech Republic

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2. Budapest, Hungary

@scenic_au Opal gliding past the magnificent Hungarian Parliament Building in #Budapest, #Hungary. #iheartcruising

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3. Durnstein, Austria

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Beautiful Durnstein on the Danube. Great scenery and wine #river #travel #travelphotography

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4. Honflor, France

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5. The Rhone, France

6. The Rhine, Germany

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7. Bordeaux, France

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8. Amsterdam, Holland

9. Passau, Germany

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10. Hallstatt, Austria

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