Shore excursion review from Crown Princess Baltic cruise

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While in port, should you go it alone? If you are traveling on a cruise line that does not include organized tours as part of their all-inclusive pricing, then figuring out how to maximize your time and money while in port is a main concern. Just remember that if you do decide to “go it alone” the ship will leave without you […]

Cruise Review Crown Princess 10-day Baltic Cruise

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Crown Princess,  Scandinavia & Russia (w/ Oslo) Assignment notes:  One week prior to departure, I got cleared for the cruise. After finding a willing and able friend (Jessica) to join me on the cruise we scurried to take care of last minute daycare issues and to rearrange our schedules. Luckily we have passports and are able to pull a trip together […]

Postcards from Russia

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Port of Call: St. Petersburg Shore excursion recap for Crown Princess Baltic cruise. I am just in from a half day tour of St. Petersburg. We took a tour of the canals and a walking tour. The total tour took about 4 hours and the cost was about $49 US. The “Window on the West” we crisscrossed canals and motored […]