Start Planning Your Vacation Today! Call 678-354-9270

Hi! I’m Richard “The Vacation Guy” and welcome to my website about river cruises. There are a lot of different ways to see the world but one of the very best ways has to be a river cruise.


Welcome to By Land or By Sea Vacations!

Recent News

In The Spotlight: The Danube River
In The Spotlight: The Danube River

The Danube is Europe’s second-longest river and is the longest river in the European Union region. Originating in Germany, the Danube flows basically southeast and either passes through or touches…

Read more
In The Spotlight: AmaWaterways
In The Spotlight: AmaWaterways

When I think of European river cruises, I think of sailing by charming towns and villages, enjoying the beautiful scenery, while comfortably sailing in 5-star accommodations, and enjoying excellent food…

Read more

River cruising is about more than the destination

– it’s all about the journey. As one of the fastest growing segments of the travel industry, river cruising options across Europe, Russia, Africa, Asia and the Americas are exploding! With so many new ships, itineraries, excursions and promotions, there’s no better time than the present to book a river cruise. And, with so many options, you need the expertise of a river cruise specialist to guide you to ensure your vacation investment delivers the experience of a lifetime.

Traveling by river allows you to discover the very heart and soul of the land and people surrounding you – all while enjoying ever-changing landscapes, smooth and gentle sailing, sumptuous cuisine, a high-level of personal attention and the ability to walk right off the ship into the heart of town! You spend less time getting there and more time being there. Plus, the VIP access you have to history, culture and more in your destination, along with the informative and entertaining lectures on food, customs, music and more, is second to none and makes for a highly personable backdrop. Of course, enjoying your well-appointed ship and home away from home, with its numerous, included amenities, as you sail the world’s remarkable waterways is an experience all its own!

By Land or By Sea Vacations has helped plan memorable trips for thousands of vacationers since 2007. Let our river cruise experts, who have experienced this scenic and enlightening way of travel firsthand, find the perfect river cruise for you.

Learn More Contact Us Today