The second installment of our Baltic cruise tales. Missed the first one — Bruges and Copenhagen? Check it out here!
Finland’s capital is a city of green spaces and an electrifying Design District. It’s also the only European capital with no medieval past. The archipelago of Helsinki consists of around 330 islands with many of them reachable by daily ferry, which sadly Dan and I did not explore. By the time our cruise pulled into Helsinki’s port, we were weary travelers and ready for a day of just relaxing, so after a short walk around downtown Helsinki, we esconsed ourselves at a Thai restaurant for a long lunch and an afternoon of reading.
Since moving to London over two years ago, The Postcard Travelers have mainly focused most of their European travels on mainland Western Europe, so this year we decided to tackle Northern and Eastern Europe, and what better way to travel the Baltic Sea region than via cruise. The steep prices for […]
As our life in London winds down to us counting the time left remaining in months rather than years, Dan and I are reminded that a lifetime wouldn’t be long enough to see and experience all of the wonderful places Europe has to offer, not to mention the rest of the world! The […]
As 2016 comes to an end, it’s time to look back over the past twelve months’ worth of adventures and reminisce about the year’s best travel moments. Dan and I continued to travel widely through Europe, exploring 19 countries this year, 15 of which we hadn’t been to before. I know I am […]