National Parks & Legendary Rivers

WAIT LIST ask to join by calling 843-279-0310; waitlists do clear quite regularly and if you don’t sign up you’ll never know! Hosted by M&K.

Sept 3rd, 2024 15 Night Columbia & Snake River Cruise with National Parks:

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Europe’s Majestic Three Rivers River Cruise

October 27, 2024 for 17 nights, River Cruising from Amsterdam to Provence, with 2 nights in Amsterdam pre-cruise and 2 nights in Nice post cruise

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Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Mekong River Cruise, and Saigon

Our Vietnam & Cambodia Avalon Waterways Cruise was amazing!

In December we traveled by both land and on the Mekong River  through these two fascinating countries.  Cultural and historical immersion through food, history, and lifestyle provided an in depth Read more

River Cruise Bible

This is your guide to finding the river cruise that is exactly right for you. From Europe to Asia to the USA, there are many different cruise lines, often with vastly different pricing. The River Cruise Bible gives comprehensive comparisons between the major river cruise lines and explains what they share in common and how they differ. Arm yourself with this book to save money and ensure the best experience when booking your cruise. You will find out how to navigate tricky advertising gimmicks, which is the best river, how to properly book a river cruise... Read more

Tauck & Silversea Cruises coming to Murrells Inlet!

Two for Tuesday! Representatives from both Tauck Tours and Silversea are coming to Murrells Inlet for an exclusive TipsForShips.com presentation! Hosted by Karen Wayman from Tauck, Betsy Burks from Silversea, and Michael Graham from MGA Travel.

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River Cruising Adventure for Active Travelers

Avalon Waterways has been rated in the top for river cruising. I recently got to experience a European river cruise on the Avalon Expression. I’m 37 and my friend is a very fit 58-year old, so we chose the Read more

Treasures of Ancient Egypt

October 1, 2026 for 13 nights, hosted by Troy M.

Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the time-honored lands of the Pharaohs, exploring the treasures of Ancient Egypt in an intimate, luxurious small group setting. From the captivating chaos Read more

African Safari In-Person Workshop Feb ’23

All About African Safaris in-person event coming to Murrells Inlet for an exclusive SafariDemo.com presentation! A safari is an amazing way to experience the wonders and beauty of the famed Big Five, the Serengeti, and the amazing people living Read more

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Booking a River Cruise

Frequent mistake #1:  Not understanding the various advertising gimmicks. Cruise line promotions can be confusing and misleading, and river cruises are no exception.   

Frequent mistake #2: Forgetting to ask the 11 must-ask questions.

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Which River Cruise Line is the Best?

To try and answer this question, we had a panel of the big 8 river cruise brands each give their “elevator pitch” on why they are the best.

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