The Danube is Europe’s second-longest river flowing for 2 730 kilometres through 10 different countries and a Danube river cruise is undoubtedly one of the best ways to take in this spectacle.

We go with the flow as South African photographer Dook takes us on a trip down the Danube River with this photo gallery.

U by Uniboat

U by Uniboat is an affordable boat cruise option aimed at the over 18’s and young and young at heart. Uniworld offers various cruise selections on European rivers, with significant discounts for certain trips and for solo travelers.

Soviet Statues

One of the three Soviet communist-era liberty statues erected in 1947 on top of Gellért Hill with sweeping views over Budapest.

Budapest Liberty statue. Photo: Dook
Budapest Liberty statue. Photo: Dook

Classic Coffee Houses

Situated in Vienna, Demel Coffee House opened in 1856. It is one of the many famous old classic coffee shops found in Vienna, Austria.

Vienna Demel Coffee house. Photo: Dook

Sunset Photoshoots

Taking a sunset photo reflected in the Danube from the top deck of The A with its endless benches. The A is U by Uniboat’s only and coolest hotel boat that cruises the Danube.

Photo: Dook

Nigh Cruising on The Danube

Outside of the ice bar on the top deck of the A on a night cruise with the  blurring lights of bridges.

Photo: Dook