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Clothing for the Baltic Cruise, Russia

by Natalia Rogachyova on April 4, 2013
Clothing for the Baltic Cruise

Once you’ve booked your holiday, you might wonder what clothing to pack for the Baltic cruise. After all – you’re going to several different destinations, the weather might be changeable – so what to wear?

In general, there are two top tips for what is appropriate.

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Baltic Cruise Guide Books

by Natalia Rogachyova on March 23, 2013
Baltic Cruise Guide Book

Baltic Cruise ship passengers may wonder which guide book to buy, ahead of a cruise. After all, you’re going to be visiting many different countries – and you might not want the expense or the hassle of carrying around guide books for everywhere.

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St. Petersburg Russia Disembarkation Tips

by Natalia Rogachyova on March 8, 2013
St Petersburg Disembarkation - Immigration Control

So, you’ve arrived in St Petersburg, Russia. You’ve had a fantastic cruise, and you’ve got an amazing tour booked. Here are some St Petersburg disembarkation tips to let you get the most out of your time in the city, and help you transfer easily between cruise ship and tour operator.

The vast majority of cruise ship passengers can visit visa-free. In order to qualify, you will need to be staying in the city for 72 hours or less, your accommodation must be on board your cruise ship, and you must be booked onto an organised tour.

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Shopping in St. Petersburg, Russia

by Natalia Rogachyova on February 17, 2013
Amber Jewelry Produce

Shopping in St. Petersburg, Russia is an exciting experience for the locals and for tourists. The reason is because there are stores that are in place that are very unique compared to stores in the United States and other places around the world. For instance, there are many jewelry stores in the city center that sell silver, gold, and the coveted amber that is found in Russia.

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