FC: Danube Christmas Market Cruise | Christmas | 2012
1: The Trip of a Lifetime... December 1-13, 2012 Budapest - Visegrad - Bratislava - Vienna, Salzburg - Passau - Regensberg - Prague
2: River Odyssey
3: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Our beautiful ship was decorated top to bottom...even our cozy cabins! | December 1, 2012
4: December 2, 2012 Budapest
5: Even though the day was a little rainy, we still saw all the sites of this beautiful city!
6: Visegrad Knight's Tournament | December 3, 2012
7: Community lunch, wine tasting and strudel making demo in Dunaalmas. Topped off by a crazy cart ride back to the ship! | Cultural Connection!
8: Bratislava, Slovakia | December 4 2012
9: Christmas Market
10: Schonbrunn Palace - Vienna | December 5, 2012
11: C | Weihnachtsmarkt & Neujahrsmarkt
13: December 6th is St Nicholas Day, so we put our shoes out in the hallway the night before in hopes of finding goodies in the morning!
14: St Nicholas left goodies! | December 6, 2012
15: " | Tour of the State Opera House
16: St Stephen's Cathedral
17: The Kursalon Music Hall
18: Cruising the Wachau Valley | December 7, 2012
19: A relaxing morning on board as we sailed along the Wachau Valley...a UNESCO World Heritage landscape...with commentary from the bridge. A stollen making lesson rounded out the morning!
21: Melk Abbey
22: Panaramic view from Melk Abbey
24: Artstetten Castle hosted by Princess Anita Von Hohenbberg
25: Our Table
26: Salzburg | December 8, 2012
27: A national holiday for Austria and Italy meant huge crowds. A mass of people wherever you turn. Even so, the beauty of the city shown through.
28: Passau Germany | Camelia & George | December 9, 2012
29: We had the most charming and delicious gingerbread demo by father and son at Confiserie Simon. | Four different types of gingerbread. None wth ginger.
30: Tina's Birthday
31: Snow, snowy night. Perfect for the one and only crew show! | YMCA
32: December 10, 2012 - Regensberg
34: Last dinner on the River Odyssey before she is sold to another company. | Captain's Farewell Dinner
35: Tom and Donna are invited to Captain' Siggi's table for dinner.
36: December 11, 2012 | On the road to Prague
37: Plzen, Czech Republic | Pilsner Urquell Brewery for a delicious lunch of beef and dumplings. And of course pilsner!
39: Dinner at U Flecku. We had a tun trolley adventure getting there. | Prague
40: December 12, 2012
41: Wenceslas Square
42: Farewell Dinner at the Hotel Intercontinental
43: Farewell Dinner
44: Amazing Trip!