On May 6, our panelists included representatives from the French Atlantic Ports. We can't promise champagne delivered to your doorstep, but we can promise an informative discussion with official reps … [Read more...] about What’s Happening With Ports of Call In France?
We spent the morning cruising along the Loire River to the small town of Ancenis, with its stately castle, built in 984, overlooking the river. Loire Princesse tied up to the dock, and we boarded a … [Read more...] about Loire Princesse: Day 3, Ancenis & Muscadet
This morning, after a buffet breakfast in the dining room where I found it hard to resist the flaky, fresh croissants, I watched as Loire Princesse pulled away from the quay and began chugging … [Read more...] about Loire Princesse: Day 2, Nantes to Saint-Nazaire
She's a beauty, the new Loire Princesse, that is. I will be showing you plenty of her when I step aboard April 9 for a six-day cruise along the lazy Loire River, with its shallow depths (hence, the … [Read more...] about Loire Princesse Preview: An Innovative Ship With A Soul
On Tuesday, I'll fly to Nantes, France to paddlewheel along the beautiful Loire River. Because of its shallow waters, the Loire has never before been accessible by a river cruise vessel with … [Read more...] about Loire Princesse Preview: Cruising The Loire River, ‘A Royal Legacy’