Monthly Archives: June 2015

Something’s Fishy in Estonia!

After a fabulous three days in St. Petersburg, Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas stopped at Tallinn, Estonia. As you read this, we are on the way to what will be our final stop on this trip, Stockholm, Sweden. By … Continue reading

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A Day in Helsinki

As you read this, Royal Caribbean Serenade is docked in St. Petersburg, Russia. Thank you RCCL for three, full days to explore this unusual city!_____________________________________________________________ I’ve been pleasantly surprised on this trip that the ports have been so captivating and … Continue reading

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In the Middle of the Baltic Sea…

Helsinki, Finland is where Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas has taken us today. While we’re off in search of the Rock Church, I hope you enjoy a recap our recent visit to Visby, Sweden. _______________________________________________________________ As we waited for the tender … Continue reading

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Welcome to Lithuania!

Today the Serenade of the Seas has whisked us off to the medieval town of Visby, Sweden. Located on a tiny island just off the coast, this is a UNESCO Heritage site and we’re really excited about seeing the walls … Continue reading

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In Search of a Good German Beer and Sausage

We’re still cruising on Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas where the seas are calm and the weather is sunny and cool. While you are reading this, we are visiting Klapedia, Lithauania -the first time for us and for the ship. … Continue reading

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Architectural Delights, Hippies and Killer Dogs, Oh My!

Having a lazy day at sea onboard Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas. Hope you enjoy Copenhagen as much as we did! ______________________________________________________________ Copenhagen is a city of contrasts. From new world chic to old world charm, there’s something here … Continue reading

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And it begins

The Second celebration of our 40th anniversary is underway!  Part two will take us on what’s dubbed, “The Ultimate Scandinavian and Russian Cruise”, on Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas. I hope you will follow along as we visit seven … Continue reading

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The Countdown Begins!

This will likely be my final update before we leave so savor it. I’ll spend these last few days going through everything in chronological order to ensure I’ve crossed all the t’s and dotted all the i’s. At this very moment, I … Continue reading

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