Tag Archives: Viking River Cruise

Photo: Kizhi Island, Open Air Museum

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Kizhi island is an open air museum consisting of 18th & 19th century log buildings and one of the stops on our Viking River Cruise. In one home a collection of antique samovars…a prize possession in every Russian household.

Kizhi Island…UNESCO World Heritage Site

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

On day 8 we were still cruising north and moving out of the Volga River and into Lake Onega, the second largest lake in Europe, for our next stop this afternoon Kizhi Island. This morning as we moved further north more »

Photo: Cranberry Sellers in the market of Yaroslavl, Russia

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Cities of the Golden Ring…Cruising the Volga River

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

After three and a half days in Moscow we were moving on. After lunch our ship started moving up the Moscow Canal and into the Volga River. It was surprising how quickly the big city fell away and the rural more »

Rolling, Rolling, Rolling on the River

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

I was sitting in San Miguel de Allende eating my fish taco when I received a call from my friend Barbara Weibel a fellow traveler and blogger. She had called to invite me to take a river boat cruise through more »