Five companies operate river cruises in Bordeaux: AmaWaterways, CroisiEurope (with two ships), Scenic, Uniworld and Viking. All five companies run similarly sized vessels, similar itineraries and … [Read more...] about In Bordeaux, What Scenic Does Differently
In the spring of 2017, Scenic upgraded and reconfigured its France-based ships, Scenic Diamond and Scenic Sapphire, both built in 2008. During an extended drydock, Scenic removed six … [Read more...] about Scenic Diamond & Scenic Sapphire Reviews Updated
In 2015, I spent six nights on Scenic Jasper, sailing from Budapest to Vienna. What I learned was that Scenic serves up a quality experience at a high level. The Australia-based company may already … [Read more...] about My Last Time On Scenic Was A Good Time: Will This Time Impress As Much?
Next week, I'll fly to Bordeaux to board Scenic Diamond for an eight-day voyage in France's renowned wine-producing region. The itinerary is impressive, which I've outlined below, but it's the ship … [Read more...] about A Bordeaux Affair: Cruising Scenic Diamond With Its New Cooking School
We're impressed. Scenic wants you to spend more time in Bordeaux. Until now, the longest itinerary we've known about was CroisiEurope's 8-day Bordeaux cruise. Scenic's “Breathtaking Bordeaux” spans 12 … [Read more...] about Digging Deeper: Scenic Stretches Out Bordeaux With 12-Day Cruises
In the travel industry right now, there’s a push to see how many people airlines can fit onto an airplane. By reducing leg room, airlines can cram another few rows of seats onto the airplane and, in … [Read more...] about Scenic Redesigns France-Based Ships With Larger Cabins, New Cooking School