River cruises are a great way to see Europe.

Settle in for a wild glide

River cruises are a great way to take in the sights of Europe. Caroline Gladstone looks at some of the year's best.

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Travelling by bicycle makes you feel like a true local in Amsterdam.

Dam cheap: Amsterdam on a budget

No longer the bargain city of Europe, Amsterdam is still a town of wonders that can be had for a discount, and sometimes for free.

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Rite of passage ... Regensburg and the Steinerne Brucke bridge.

Ebb and flow of civilisation

Cathrin Schaer absorbs the folklore of central Europe as she floats through five countries and centuries of history.

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