Indulge your spe­cial in­ter­est while cruis­ing past Europe and Aus­tralia’s most pic­turesque scenes with th­ese themed voy­ages.

Signature Travel & Lifestyle - - Signature Cruise -

Mu­sic along the Danube The Danube is in­deli­bly tied to a Strauss waltz, and its length con­nects some of the most mu­si­cally prodi­gious cities. Devo­tees of clas­si­cal strains find them­selves in the heart­land of Mozart, Beethoven, Schu­bert, Liszt, Haydn and, of course, Strauss on Tauck’s melo­di­ous voy­age, Mu­si­cal Magic Along the Blue Danube. The 12-day tour in­cor­po­rates a seven-night cruise from Bu­dapest to Vi­enna be­fore dis­em­bark­ing in Vil­shofen for Prague, aboard ei­ther ms Sa­vor or the newly chris­tened ms Joy. Along the way, ‘mae­stros’ – schol­ars in mu­sic and its his­tory, as well as per­form­ers – serve as your guides. Ev­ery day is filled with mu­sic, from work­shops and lec­tures on board, to Tauck Ex­clu­sive per­for­mances at a pri­vate palace in Vi­enna. Visit Mozart’s home­town of Salzburg, lis­ten to a recital of Europe’s largest pipe or­gan in Pas­sau, at­tend the Vi­en­nese opera and lis­ten to recitals of Bartók and Dvořák in the com­posers’ for­mer homes. Your cruise will be book­ended by two nights in Bu­dapest and two in Prague, stay­ing in five-star ac­com­mo­da­tion.

Tastes of France Trav­el­ling to eat has never been more pop­u­lar, and some lines are go­ing out of their way to show­case the gourmet spe­cial­ties of their des­ti­na­tions. Nowhere is this more abun­dant than in France, where Uni­world Bou­tique River Cruise Col­lec­tion is among the op­er­a­tors dish­ing up tempt­ing epi­curean ad­ven­tures on board and on shore. The in­tro­duc­tion of the ‘The Con­nois­seur


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