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How Cruise Ships Came Of Age

There was a time when, for most of us, selecting a cabin was a binary thing: inside or outside was the extent of your choice on the accommodation menu. Even the very finest staterooms, although bigger in terms of floor space, often had no outside space at all. These days, bigger ships and design advances mean that balcony cabins are suddenly within the reach of the majority of cruisers, whereas inside cabins are now becoming few and far between.

Why Take A Baltic Cruise?

Think of a Baltic cruise as a serial city break to Northern Europe’s most exciting ports of call, and you’ll immediately start to see the appeal of this classic cruise destination. From the Scandinavian capitals to the living treasure trove that is St Petersburg, the highlights of a Baltic cruise are indeed numerous and you can see virtually all of them in one superb and cost effective holiday.