An unforgettable 17-day cruisetour reveals the many faces of China. Plus: a strong case for the global merits of Google Translate.
When Thomas Wolfe wrote “You can’t go home again “ he obviously hadn’t been on a Viking River Cruise, because every time I travel with them (this was my 5th time) the whole Viking staff welcomes you back with great warmth and open arms, much like adoring parents. Granted “your home” might move from place to place but their genuine thoughtfulness and caring hospitality are a given.
When I boarded our Viking ship in Chongqing, for the cruise part of Vikings Roof of the World Cruisetour, I was enveloped in a big hug as a cheery voice cried out “Welcome back Janice, I’m so happy to have you on board again.”