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St. Thomas - pirate island that was once Danish

St. Thomas is an island we visited many times with various cruises in the Caribbean. The island was discovered 1493 by Christofer Columbus and was on 1600 century haunt of pirates. The island has also belonged to Denmark, which, however, sold St Thomas to the USA 1916. Today, the island is part of the US Virgin Islands and…
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Klaipeda, one of Birka's summer news

Klaipeda port, photo: Mantas Volungevicious. Birka has just released next summer's news. Earlier start of the season of long cruises, more departures, overnight stays in Luleå and not least a new destination; Klaipeda in Lithuania. Milsvida beaches, high dunes The Klaipeda harbor town of Lithuania is the restaurant's most densely populated city with outdoor ...
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Discovering in Tallinn's new and old quarter

Tallink's vessels enter the D-terminal. Photo: Heidi Rovén. Directly when we arrived by the Victoria ship in Tallinn, a sightseeing tour was waiting in advance through Tallink. The bus was waiting right outside the terminal so it was very smooth and the guide, who spoke very good Swedish, told a lot of excitement about both the city of Tallinn and 100 years…
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