Cruising the Baltic Sea

From Copenhagen to Stockholm

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States and the imperial riches of St. Petersburg on this six-country cruise aboard Le Boréal featuring a presentation by the former president of Poland, Lech Walesa.

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 Medieval buildings along the water of Gdansk  The Old Town of Estonia's Tallinn, a World Heritage site   Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg  Gallery inside the world-class Hermitage Museum  The spectacular gardens of Petrodvorets, outside St. Petersburg  View of Finland's Helsinki from the water  The fortifications of Suomenlinna, a World Heritage site near Helsinki  Sweden's former Hanseatic city of Visby, with its well-preserved 13-th century walls  Stockholm, Sweden

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What an incredible journey! The Baltic Sea in surrounding countries have a rich history few of us realize. My eyes have been opened to the experiences of the peoples of this region through Smithsonian. 

Jay D.


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Charles Ingrao

Charles Ingrao

Jun 15 - 24, 2016

Charlie Ingrao, a popular Smithsonian Journeys Expert, is a professor of history at Purdue University, where he teaches courses on the European World. He has published a dozen books, including The Germans & the East, and given over a hundred public lectures to academic, governmental, and military audiences across North America and Europe. Charles has also been a regular commentator for print, radio, and television media, including The News Hour with Jim Lehrer (PBS).