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Baltic Cruise 2009 – Oslo, Norway

This was our first port-of-call, but our third day out (the previous day had been an “at sea” day.) We arrived and moored before most passengers were awake, so the gangway and crew were all primed and ready for us … Continue reading

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Baltic Cruise 2009 – Rotterdam (departure)

This is a continuation of our 2009 Baltic Cruise that I started yesterday. We departed from Amsterdam early the second morning and caught a shuttle bus to Rotterdam where we boarded the lovely MS Rotterdam. We were still a bit jet lagged, … Continue reading

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Baltic Cruise 2009 – Amsterdam

Back in the fall of 2009, my family and I took a Holland America Baltic Cruise that sailed out of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Naturally, we flew from Toronto to Amsterdam. We left the day after that terrible tornado hit the city of … Continue reading

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