Planning Your 2012 Cruise To Stockholm: Make Your ‘Must-See’ List Of Top Attractions

You’re smart, and so you’ve decided not only to cruise from Stockholm in 2012 but also to stay two nights before your cruise so that you can see the best of what this beautiful city has to offer. That’s why we’re happy to provide this quick and easy guide to help you decide what you […]

Two additional ways to get to know Stockholm from the water

On September 28, 2011, in Activities, Archipelago, Canal Tours, City Hall, by alundgren

Considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Stockholm is famously built on 14 islands. As a cruise passenger arriving to the Swedish capital, you will of course have experienced Stockholm’s archipelago with its many islands and skerries already before disembarking. Now that you’ve arrived in such a grand way, there’s really only […]

Six Ways to Get The Most From Cruising the Stockholm Archipelago

On August 19, 2011, in Archipelago, Arriving By Ship, Attractions, Cruise Companies, Turnarounds, Windstar Cruises, by Aaron Saunders

One of the most spectacular features about cruises departing from the beautiful Swedish capital of Stockholm is surely scenic cruising through the vast Stockholm Archipelago. Stretching more than 60 kilometers to the east of the mainland, the Stockholm Archipelago is the largest archipelago in Sweden, and one of the largest in the Baltic itself.  Shaped […]

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 […]

Crystal Cruises Shore Excursions in Stockholm

Dragon Tattoos, Vikings, and Hot-Air Balloons await Crystal Serenity guests in Stockholm Cruise guests on luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises are invited to explore pop culture through Stieg Larsson’s Stockholm, get an exclusive tour of the Vasa museum to see a restored Viking warship or float high above the city in a hot-air balloon on a Crystal […]

A Cruise Specialist’s Perspective On Stockholm: Not Enough Time In Port, Call For Overnights & Longer Stays

On February 27, 2011, in Activities, Archipelago, Attractions, Skansen, by Ralph Grizzle

Cruise lines, pay attention: Your passengers want more time in Stockholm. At least, that’s one travel agent’s perspective. Amber Blecker, a Cruise One franchisee, founder of Cruise Resource and Solo Cruise Resource, in Denver, Colorado, says her clients simply don’t have time to do all that they want to do when their ship calls in Stockholm. “They’re pressed for time […]