Author: Sam Wilson

Food & Wine Destinations

Taste the world The hint-of-the-sea flavour of sardines in a restaurant in a Portuguese fishing village. The rich aroma of dark chocolate in an elegant Viennese café. The reassuring pop of a cork from an aged bottle of Beaujolais in southern France. If there is ever a time to let the food do the talking,… Read more »

Architectural Wonders

Buildings that inspire The soaring spires of Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia. The surreal curves of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum. The rustic charm of a Norwegian stave church. Inspiring architecture can be found anywhere, sometimes where you least expect it. Classic or contemporary, sumptuous or spare, architecture defines a destination and is an integral part of… Read more »

Cities to Explore

EXPLORE THE WORLD’S GREAT DESTINATIONS, THE VIKING WAY What makes a city great is different for everyone, but the best cities are often those with spectacular sights, fascinating culture, delicious food and friendly people. Viking’s carefully planned itineraries allow for a balance of sightseeing – with at least one included excursion in every destination –… Read more »

Literary Locations

CELEBRATING THE WORLD OF BOOKS AND LITERATURE The energy and excitement of New York City. The eternal romance of Paris. The dreamy waters of the Mississippi. The seductive spirit of Southern Spain. There are many locations across the world that have served as a muse for writers, and uncovering the literary culture of the countries… Read more »