Wurzburg: An encounter with opulence

If you think you’ve seen one palace you’ve seen them all …. then make an exception for the Wurzburg Residence. It is quite literally jaw droppingly spectacular!Our river cruise has moved, via the Main – Danube Canal to the Main River, pronounced ‘Mine’.  Its one of Europe’s prettiest rivers, narrow and leafy. The riverbanks dotted […]

A Watery Staircase: The Main-Danube Canal

A Watery Staircase: The Main-Danube Canal

The mighty Main-Danube Canal is a spectacular piece of engineering. It makes it possible to take a ship all the way from the Black Sea to the North Sea using the river system.