Reader Wants To Know How To Book A Segway Tour & Visit The Icebar Stockholm In One Day

On March 7, 2012, in Activities, Attractions, Ice Bar, Segway Tours, by Ralph Grizzle

Q. I’m cruising to Stockholm on NCL in August, and I’d like to try a Segway tour. Can you offer advice as to who to contact and how to make it happen? I would also love to visit the Icebar  if both can be done on the same day. A. I experienced and wrote about […]

Two Perfect Days Stockholm: An Avid Cruiser Feature Video

How do you spend two perfect days in Stockholm before or after your cruise? Avid Cruiser Ralph Grizzle shows you in this 10-minute show. Having trouble viewing the video? Click this link.

Stockholm Shore Excursion Review for Royal Caribbean Cruise Passengers

With 22 port calls, it is a BIG year for Royal Caribbean International in Stockholm.   Royal Caribbean International, operator of the world’s largest ships, caters to active cruisers looking for adventure on and off their ships. Royal Caribbean will send Jewel of the Seas and Vision of the Seas to Stockholm 22 times between […]

What Cruise Passengers Need To Know About Stockholm’s Ice Bar

On May 4, 2011, in Activities, Bars & Clubs, Ice Bar, by Carrie Finley-Bajak

Make your way to the world’s first permanent “Ice Bar,” situated in the Nordic Sea Hotel. If the Icebar is at the top of your must-see list in Stockholm, pre-reserve with your cruise line to get the best times available. There will be 273 calls into Stockholm by cruise ships during the 2011 cruise season, which […]

Azamara Club Cruises Shore Excursions in Stockholm

Extended time in port allows for maximum sightseeing Azamara Club Cruises will be in Sweden’s capital three times this summer. Guests embarking Azamara Journey on July 14th or July 28th in Stockholm will have two days to enjoy the city. Part of Azamara’s philosophy is to give cruise passengers destination immersion, meaning longer stays in […]

Attention Homer (and other beer lovers): Why you should visit Stockholm

On April 22, 2011, in Bars & Clubs, Pubs, by Ralph Grizzle

Finding a good beer in Stockholm is not difficult: In the land of lagom, cruise ship passengers can experience world-class pubs as well as the world’s best beer. Those familiar with the temperament of the Swedes will know that this is the nation of lagom. Frequently used by many Swedes, the word translates to “moderate” […]