Russian Blini compliments of Viking River & Ocean Cruises & CruiseCompete

This traditional Russian dish is somewhat like pancakes or crêpes, but made with a yeast dough that is allowed to rise. Buckwheat, a staple flour of colder climates, is typically incorporated. Often, the blini are made bite-sized and served with a variety of toppings from savory caviar and smoked salmon to sweet cream and fruit for a dessert. Read More...

Encounter Viking River’s Spring Sale

From $2,499 per person, plus up to FREE Air*

Viking River’s 8-day Rhine Getaway reveals a rich landscape of beauty and culture. Overlook the Rhine from Germany’s best preserved medieval castle. Savor the various culinary traditions of Alsace. Explore the Black Forest region. Spend time in Cologne’s Dom, a remarkable Gothic cathedral. With its medieval towns, grand cathedrals and spectacular scenery, it is no wonder the Rhine is one of Europe’s best-loved rivers. Read More...