Bratislavia, the Slovakian capital, turns out to be a hidden gem of a stop on this river cruise.
The city boasts beautiful medieval architecture and some startling Soviet-era constructions.
At last the capital of this tiny country is getting the attention it deserves.
This mini-Vienna can be explored on a mini-budget, writes Richard Tulloch.
Unguarded moments of discovery bring the past back into the present.
Kerry van der Jagt finds herself in the very best of company as she cruises the Danube.
Supping on hearty stew and history, Nadia Jamal is happy to let others lead the way through the stunning cities of the east.
High-speed rail and budget airlines are bringing new destinations into the spotlight, writes David Whitley.