From May 2024

Tallinn, Estonia: Medieval Old Town

When Tom and I saw Tallinn, Estonia on our itinerary for this cruise our main feeling was disappoint that it wasn’t St. Petersburg.  We understand why the cruise ships aren’t going to Russia right now, but Estonia wasn’t on my radar.  I couldn’t have found it on a map, even if all the countries were …

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Schwerin Castle in Germany

Schwerin Castle is located in the northeastern part of Germany, in what was formerly East Germany or the German Democratic Republic.  Now, of course, it is in the Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania area of Germany.  Our ship docked in Warnemunde, and we boarded a bus for the 90 minute ride to the castle. Our guide’s name was …

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