Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki, Finland

13 Aug
Visit Helsinki with Baltic Cruises

Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki, Finland Uspenski Cathedral stands proudly upon a hillside on the Katajanokka peninsula, overlooking Helsinki. Aleksei Gornostajev designed the building based on the plan of a 16th century Russian church. The grand structure was completed in 1868. In tribute to the building’s rich history, a plaque hangs on the back of the […]

How to Prepare for a Short Baltic Cruises from Helsinki

01 Aug
Baltic Cruises

How to Prepare for a Fun-Packed Short Baltic Cruises Short Baltic cruises are the ideal way to take a break from the stresses of everyday life. What better way to indulge in such much-needed pampering than aboard a luxury liner? Baltic cruises offer some of the best opportunities to see some of the most amazing […]

Helsinki Cathedral is the symbol of Helsinki

19 Jul
Helsinki Cathedral, Finland

Helsinki Cathedral in Helsinki, Finland Situated in the middle of the city, the lovely Helsinki Cathedral soars over the Senate Square. For many tourists, this building becomes a monumental, classic image that they forever associate with Helsinki. Constructed originally ( from 1830 – 1852) in tribute to Tsar Nicholas I of Russia, the cathedral was […]

Yusupov Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia

05 Jul

Traveling to Russia or St. Petersburg visa-free ? Don’t Miss Yusupov Palace If you’ve always dreamed of traveling to Russia, here’s your chance to see a key player in Russian history—Yusupov Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia. The former home of the wealthy and influential Yusupov family, the palace took on a more sinister aspect when […]

Norwegian Holidays with the Famous Fjords

24 Jun
Visit Norway

The Famous Fjords of Norway The Nordfjord Region The Sognefjord Region Norwegian holidays must include the Sognefjord. This is Norway’s longest, deepest and best known fjord. There are so many things to do and see and never enough time. Don’t miss out on a train excursion. You can take a day trip or extend your […]