SS Legacy - Columbia and Snake River Cruise Log
Travel Back to the Victorian Era with Un-Cruise Adventures
By Linda Garrison, About.com
Most travelers who take a river cruise immediately become hooked on this fun and relaxing way to see the world. European river cruises have really taken off in the last decade, but North Americans who want to take a vacation closer to home should consider a river cruise in the Pacific Northwest.
I sailed a seven day cruise of the Willamette, Columbia, and Snake Rivers roundtrip from Portland on an Un-Cruise Adventures riverboat, and loved the diverse scenery, geology, activities, and especially the historical aspect of the cruise.