Sumary of A new Danube: Setting sail east from Budapest to discover the wild side of this legendary river:
- The Danube is a popular destination for river cruises, with dazzling capital cities Vienna and Budapest on its banks and pretty Cesky Krumlov and Salzburg within easy reach..
- We sat on the large top deck listening to a commentary, triggered by GPS, through earpieces as we sailed between cliffs soaring 1,600ft..
- The SS Beatrice offers four dining options all inspired by famous Austrian composers, including Mozart, pictured The small Schubert’s cafe serves Central European dishes such as wiener schnitzel and chicken paprika..
- Pictured, an example of one of the artfully presented menu options Harder to spot on the Serbian side was genuinely ancient Trajan’s Plaque, carved to celebrate the completion of a tricky bit of strategic Roman road in 100AD….