Combining a fascinating Russian heritage with a distinctly European outlook, St Petersburg is centrepiece on this voyage to discover familiar faces around Baltic shores and others as yet unknown. An icon, the Little Mermaid welcomes you to wonderful Copenhagen. Saaremaa – a fascinating glimpse of rural Estonia before Tallinn, atmospheric capital of this former Baltic State. Gdansk – perhaps the bestknown name in Poland’s 20th century history precedes Szczecin, a city resuming its Polish identity. Germany’s Baltic contrasts charming Rügen, the amazing Kiel Canal and its enigmatic capital Berlin.