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How to Pick a European River

by Fran Golden | March 30, 2016

Europe's winding rivers, from Portugal's Douro to Germany's Rhine and France's Rhône, are some of the most scenic in the world. And river cruises mean visits to castles and vineyards, with time to explore UNESCO heritage sites as well as European capitals. The options can feel overwhelming. To help, we've collected our 10 favorite European river itineraries. Feeling indecisive? Many of these rivers connect, and longer itineraries can cruise two or even three waterways in one route.

Fran Golden

Fran Golden is a Cleveland-based contributor to ShermansCruise who also writes for USA Today.

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