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The Idiots Sightseeing of Saint Petersburg

May 27th, 2012 at 11:27 pm » Comments (1)

Continuing our posts about our Baltic cruise from Stockholm to St Petersburg, we will finally tell you our true story about our sightseeing time in the Baltic cruise port of St Petersburg – which did include a real Idiot (or maybe more) and Russian Vodka! We had a tour bus booked for 3,5 hours starting [...]

Saint Petersburg Souvenirs

May 26th, 2012 at 11:54 pm » Comments (2)

We have so many travel photos to sort from our Baltic Cruise from Stockholm to St Petersburg, that I have to throw in a post in between with just the souvenir photos from a souvenir shop in St Petersburg. What could be more typical Russian, than those Russian Matryoshka dolls with former Soviet leaders? The [...]

Baltic Cruise Stop Tallinn – UNESCO Cultural Heritage

May 25th, 2012 at 7:36 pm » Comments (4)

One of the ports our cruise ship did stop in, was Tallinn in Estonia. Tallinn has a truly charming old medieval part in town, which we were heading to at once. It kind of looks like a mix of Stockholm’s old town and Visby, Gotland (our summer island), so we felt right at home. Since [...]