Luxury European barge cruises are one of the most bespoke, intimate, relaxing, and convenient ways to travel.
The itinerary of our European Waterways hotel barge cruise through Alsace & Lorraine was limited to the northeast corner of France so we didn’t cover much ground—at least, literally.
If you are reading this article and are in a tizzy about what to pack for a barge cruise, relax: Hotel barging is a casual, comfortable and pretty hassle-free way to travel.
What is it like to take a barge cruise? Compared to river or ocean cruising, barging is slower, far more intimate. and more authentic.