The Baltic Route is without doubt our favourite. Here are the most popular stops.  BRUGES COPENHAGEN HELSINKI RIGA SKAGEN  STOCKHOLM TALLINN A Baltic cruise is not a ‘lay in the sun’ route, this is a ‘get up and visit’ route. That isn’t to say that you can’t just enjoy the pool, but it offers great historic cities nearly every day. Here are all the stops used by the main UK ships and passengers. AABENRAA AARHUS  AARLBORG BRUGES COPENHAGEN FREDERICIA  GDANSK GOTHENBURG HAMBURG HELSINGBORG HELSINKI HUNDESTED KALUNDBORG KIELE KLAIPEDA MALMO MARIEHAHN MURMANSK OSLO RIGA RØNNE SKAGEN ST PETERSBURG STOCKHOLM TALLINN TRAVEMUNDE VISBY WARNEMUNDE From Bruges (though technically not in the Baltic Sea it is part of the Baltic route), to St Petersburg and beyond. You will discover gems like Tallinn and smile at pop in the Abba museum when many dress up that night. Many cruisers have great knowledge to share, so please join the Baltic chat site. Click above or see the slider menu below.Find your ship’s chat site  +  share your pictures  +  experiences to help others       IF YOU HAVE A VIDEO OF A TOUR, EXCURSION OR EXPERIENCE THAT DORIS VISITS FOLLOWERS MIGHT ENJOY, PLEASE SEND THE YOUTUBE LINK THROUGH TO US AT [email protected]

 

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Klaipeda, Lithuania on a Baltic Cruise

Pronounced Clay-peda, Klaipeda is an unusually ice-free port situated at the edge of the Baltic Sea and the Curonian Lagoon.

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Klaipeda, on Baltic Cruise

Pronounced Clay-peda, Klaipeda is an unusually ice free port situated at the edge of the Baltic Sea and the Curonian Lagoon in Lithuania. Baltic tribes have inhabited the area since the 7th century which more recently has been controlled by successive German states until the 1919 Treaty of Versailles. In 1923 the Klaipėda Revolt saw it added […]

Oslo Christmas Market

Oslo is a beautiful city, and they are likely to have snow

OSLO GUIDE – Jean braves the cold to show you what is there

Jean braves the cold of Oslo to put together a great explanation of what is there.

OSLOFJORD – The style and Cuisine that is Fred. Olsen – started in a Fjord

Fred. Olsen started in this Fjord, at the start of the Baltic cruise. They take immense pride in their boutique fleet of smaller-scaled vessels

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FRED OLSEN LATE DEALS + UPGRADES

Fred Olsen always has some kind of sale or deal.

 

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Riga, Latvia on some Baltic Cruise itineraries.

The capital of Latvia like so much of the Baltic coast has been controlled by the Swedes and fought over by many others.

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Riga, Latvia drone film – a port destination on many Baltic Cruises and even more hen nights

This film is shot by a drone, so it gets up and looks down at Riga, a feast of early 20th century ornate buildings in wide streets with a population of just under a million.

 

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A Cruise is an education. Language, History, Culture, Art and more. Russia is just amazing!

LIVE AND LET CRUISE as Paul McCartney and Wings

Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, St. Petersburg – full video or Tour

The photography ban in Catherine Palace has been lifted

Catherine Palace Park & Gardens, St Petersburg, Russia

The Park and Gardens fail to get described in most searches of Catherine Palace, that is because the Palace is so overwhelming.

Peterhof Palace or Petrodvorets in St Petersburg – Tour

Peterhof means “Peter’s Court” in German. Their royal family, like ours, was infused with Germans.

Peterhof Gardens and Fountains – St Petersburg, Russia

The Grand Cascade Peterhof is modelled on one constructed for Louis XIV at his Château de Marly.

St Petersburg Private Tours

If you wish to take a private tour, you must get a print out of the ticket to go through passport control visa free. Check with the tour operator, check they will meet you from the ship. If you are thinking of a ship tour, these will, like our films just help you research. Some […]

St Petersburg, EMPERORS AND ASSASSINATIONS

St. Petersburg in Russia is probably an overnight stay on your Baltic Cruise.

St Petersburg, Russia – Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

CHURCH OF THE SPILLED BLOOD –  This church is situated along

 

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TALLINN – walk the old town, and views from St Olafs

There are likely to be six or so ships at the popular port in Tallinn, it is a fantastic busy port!

TALLINN – 14th Century restaurant food and beer – Olde Hansa near the Square

Tallinn is one of the most beautiful cities

Tallinn Under ground – the secret tunnels under the old town

Beautiful Tallinn has been war torn throughout history, so it won’t surprise you it is riddled with tunnels. Kiek In De Kök.

Kadriorg Palace and Museum, Tallinn, Estonia

Kadriorg Palace looks like many of the opulent Russian Palaces around St Petersburg, and that is because it was built for Catherine I of Russia by Peter the Great in Tallinn, Estonia.

Soviet Tallinn Museum, best seen here first

This might be one you are glad you saw here and avoided going to? 

 

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