Fred Olsen say that smart casual means men with jacket and or a shirt and tie in the evenings. For them this is traditional smart casual dress and the ladies are asked to dress smartly, but to be fair they don't need to be encouraged, the turn out is always very smart and proper. This is a similar strict...
Single, and cruising solo? - Cruising is very solo cruiser friendly and our chat community is also here to help - watching the blogs this week they have been exchanging chat on how it is often cheaper to book a double room and pay the supplement. Small, new and growing this will be a great chat site.  All the cruise...
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Skagen is on our schedule for next year on the Britannia. Skagen features in book 2 of Solo Cruiser, a series we are working on to try and get a TV deal for, we thought we had better feature it. Skagen comes almost at the end of Book 2 as things look like they are going well, and Skagen...
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How to do St. Petersburg on your own? - It is actually easy and after the world cup myth buster on Russia maybe more people will feel easier about visiting. Cruise ships normally stay overnight because there is a lot on offer, which means there is a lot for you to figure out here on the banks of the river...
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A Fjord in the Baltic, Aabenraa in Denmark is a tiny port that only the Braemar goes into.FRED OLSEN BALTIC CRUISE  Aabenraa is a beach holiday resort that sits at the bottom of the Aabenraa fjord, surrounded by natural woodland, with some spectacular scenery along the Flensburg Fjord and views over the Ox Islands and the nearby Flensburg. Aabenraa literally...
Unravel the mystery of the amazing Baltics. You may want to see the Baltic Cruise film guides and tours without having to read the blogs, well at last we have started to clean up the hundreds of films on the  Doris Visits YouTube Channel. So, if you are off to a destination, like the Baltics, finding the films is easy. You...
Fredericia (and Middelfart) joined since 1935 by a bridge across the Little Belt, is used by Marella & Oceana ships and a few others. It is a port in Denmark on some Baltic routes and has some blue flag beaches and a very special model town.Ships Dock Here - Google Map position It is a fortress town named after Denmark’s...
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The bus does get you to places you won't see walking.There are three routes, but as a cruiser you know you are unlikely to get round them all and be able to visit places, so it looks like they have a useful option of just one route which is called the Classic Little Mermaid Route. Then an all routes...
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CHURCH OF THE SPILLED BLOOD - This church is situated along the Griboyedov Canal with a paved walkway running along both sides of the canal. It is also known as Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. MAP POSION HERE It was built on the site where Emperor Alexander II was fatally wounded by political nihilists in March 1881. Building of the church...
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Whether you are on a long cruise or a short cruise a huge part of the holiday is the ability to dress up. If you are going on your first cruise we have tips inc dress code here. Whether evening or cocktail dress, smart casual or open neck shirt there might just be a need to run a iron...
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