It's Pancake Day (AKA Shrove Tuesday), so let's explore Our Whimsical World of pancakes! What is Pancake Day, and who celebrates it? Shrove Tuesday is a Christian tradition marking the eve of lent. On this day, before beginning 40 days of fasting, Christians would use up all of their eggs, milk and butter (amongst other… Continue reading Pancakes Of The World
Discover what there is to see and do in Olden as a Norwegian Fjords cruise passenger. From hiking and sightseeing, to pre-booking excursions from the port of Olden, we'll explore what you can do with a day in this picturesque village in the heart of the Nordfjord. Let us start by saying we LOVE cruising… Continue reading A Day in Olden: Tourist Guide
Sometimes a weekend away is just what you need, but when time is of the essence, you need to know how to make every minute count! Here are our 5 top tips for getting the most out of your next city break. 1 - Book Ahead In my experience, you can save so much time… Continue reading Maximise Your Mini Break!
If you're cruising to Norway from the UK or Europe, chances are your Norwegian Fjords cruise will include a visit to the charming port city of Stavanger. We've visited on both of our cruises to the region so far, and are scheduled to stop here again in September. So what is there to do in… Continue reading A Day in Stavanger, Norway
Does it feel like forever until your next magical holiday? Looking for ways to keep the excitement going? We've got you covered! Here are our family's favourite ways to keep the Disney magic alive as you count down the days until your next trip, literally! Make A Mickey Mouse Countdown Chain There is nothing more… Continue reading 10 Ways To Countdown To Disney
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During our last Baltic cruise, we had the pleasure of visiting the beautiful city of Tallinn, Estonia. It wasn't a port we knew much about prior to arrival, but we were delighted to explore all that we could in a day. In this tourist guide, we'll give you a brief overview of what a typical… Continue reading Tourist Guide – 1 Day in Tallinn