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26th July 2017 • 10 nights • Sails from Southampton • Braemar • CRUISE ID: M1718 Join Braemar on this unmissable voyage packed with destinations suited to her smaller size – a rewarding journey not possible on larger ships. Marvel at Copenhagen’s highlights, such as Christiansborg Palace; be a part of Fred.’s maiden call into Baltiysk, for tours to Kaliningrad; transit the iconic Kiel Canal; and visit Klaipeda during the Tall Ships’ Races, a Copenhagen Kiel Canal Lübeck Tall Ships & Cultural Trips spectacular annual regatta for classic sailing vessels. Klaipeda Rønne Kaliningrad (from Travemünde) (from Baltiysk) Southampton Date Arrive Depart Destination JULY 2017 Wed 26 PM Southampton Thu 27 Cruising Fri 28 late am late night Cruising Kiel Canal Sat 29 early am late pm Lübeck (from Travemünde), Germany Sun 30 early am early pm Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark Mon 31 early am late night Kaliningrad (from Baltiysk), Russia AUGUST 2017 Tue 01 early am late pm Klaipėda, Lithuania Wed 02 early pm late night Copenhagen, Denmark Thu 03 late am late pm Cruising Kiel Canal Fri 04 Cruising Sat 05 AM Southampton Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. Russian exclave sandwiched between Lithuania and Poland. During Fred.’s maiden call, you’ll encounter diversity in abundance, from ancient red-brick fortification walls and bastions, and the Königsberg Cathedral, to more modern Soviet buildings, all complemented by leafy parks and engaging museums. Klaipėda, Lithuania Klaipėda is home to a fascinating Old Town and is the gateway to the breathtaking UNESCO-listed Curonian Spit. A jovial atmosphere will sweep through the city in 2017 as it’s a host location for the Tall Ships’ Races, a regatta that has been held annually in European waters since 1956, attracting over one hundred classic sailing vessels, and large numbers of spectators too. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Gain a glimpse into Lithuanian life on a visit to Vezaiciai village, where you’ll meet the first British Defence attaché to independent Lithuania. Listen as he regales you with stories about the time he spent as a bomber pilot in the RAF and the role he played in the Cold War. Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen has something for everyone, from the imposing Christiansborg and Amalienborg palaces to the vibrant cafés and shopping outlets lining the pedestrianised streets of Strøget – not forgetting Nyhavn, the pretty waterfront district too. And of course, no visit here would be complete without a photo stop at the iconic Little Mermaid statue. From only £1,299 per person Cruising the Kiel Canal Take in the charming German countryside along what is said to be the world’s busiest man-made waterway, the Kiel Canal. At almost 100 kilometres long it links the North Sea with the Baltic. Only smaller ships are able to navigate it. Lübeck (from Travemünde), Germany You’ll dock within easy reach of pretty Travemünde, with its ever-popular beaches and the oldest lighthouse in Germany. Alternatively, take a short trip and discover Lübeck, a founding city of the mighty Hanseatic League. Venture behind the landmark Holsten Gate and you’ll enter an enchanted, UNESCO-listed land where much of the original 12th century architecture remains. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Sample the flavours of Lübeck with a stop at a popular farmers’ market, followed by a visit to a microbrewery where you can learn about the brewing process and taste some local beer. Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark Rønne is the largest settlement on Bornholm, a beguiling Danish island 200km east of Copenhagen. It’s the perfect place for a gentle stroll, with several well-preserved neighbourhoods, including a historic quarter that features half-timbered houses dotted along cobblestone streets. Equally engaging are Store Torv – the central square and former military parade grounds – and Erichsens Gård, a 19th century commoner’s house that forms part of the Bornholm Museum. Kaliningrad (from Baltiysk), Russia On the Vistula Spit, which is only accessible to smaller ships, you can reach Baltiysk. This is the gateway to Kaliningrad, capital of a Tours from Travemünde to Lübeck and Baltiysk to Kaliningrad bookable prior to departure, subject to availability. Special Event Scandinavia & the Baltic Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £20 | Balcony Room: £120 | Suite: £160 | Single Rooms from > £2,199 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. 234 All of the following included from only £130 per person, per night: Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5-course à la carte dinner, late night buffet & self-service tea & coffee • Varied daytime activities Lectures & talks • Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & gym • Choice of live evening entertainment • 2 formal nights Visit fredolsencruises.com, contact your travel agent or call 0800 0355 105


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