This beautiful Russian-style church in St. Petersburg, Russia, was built on the spot where Emperor Alexander II was assassinated in March 1881. The church was built between 1883 and 1907 and is officially called the Resurrection of Christ Church (a.k.a. The Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood). The church was closed in the 1930s… read more of “Explorer’s…”
Category: Baltic & Northern Europe
These pictures are from the Rosenborg Castle, famous for its King Christian interiors. The castle was built in 1607. Enjoy!
After our day in Torshavn, we planned scenic cruising in the evening along the Vestmanna coast of the Faroe Islands. Even though the weather did not turn out the best, we still had many opportunities to take some beautiful images of the scenery. The Faroe Islands are an island group between the Norwegian sea and… read more of “Marco’s…”
I felt a massive sense of accomplishment upon arriving on top NordKapp in Norway via bicycle from the port of Honningsvag. The voyage was extremely challenging (33km), long (2½ hrs) and very strenuous, but somehow perseverance got me through. I am proud for myself and fellow co-workers that took the journey that day and it… read more of “Explorer’s…”
On September 4, the Eurodam called at Greenland’s southernmost town of Nanortalik. The ship had communicated previously with the port agent to arrange a ship visit for the local children during the port call. At 11:15 a.m., a special chartered tender went shore-side to pick up all 56 children and three representatives. The children were… read more of “Eurodam Welcomes…”
This photo was taken in Copenhagen. Many people there use bikes to get around, which is evident in this photo. Every month we have a crew photo contest, and my photo won for the recent Baltic theme! Martyna Bujonek Adagio Strings Band Leader ms Eurodam
Enjoy these photos from the Royal Palace and Old City walking tour in Stockholm, Sweden.
On September 3, the Eurodam made the transit through the Prince Christian Sund in Greenland. The day started bright and early and many guests were out on deck as of 6 a.m. to see our approach to the entrance to the Sund. The weather was magnificent, clear blue skies with incredible vistas. We entered the… read more of “Eurodam’s…”