Land of the Northern Lights
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Itinerary
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Day 1
London Tilbury, UK, England

Tilbury’s position on the east coast of England and its proximity to London makes it a great location from which to embark on a cruise. This is made possible by the town’s deep-water port, which also handles a considerable number of container ships. Located in the Essex borough of Thurrock, Tilbury has a long history as a defensive town - which is epitomised by its 16th century fort.

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Day 2
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Regarded as the Venice of the north, the Dutch capital of Amsterdam is made up of a series of 90 islands, which are connected by almost 1,200 bridges. Today, Amsterdam is a city of contrasts, with many people being attracted to this vibrant destination for its range of bars and night clubs. On the other hand, Amsterdam is home many renowned architectural structures, insightful museums and beautiful gardens.

The Royal Palace was originally built in the 17th century to serve as a town hall, but is now one of three palaces in the Netherlands to be under disposal of the monarchy. In the springtime, be sure to visit the Keukenhof Gardens, where seven million flower bulbs create a beautiful display of bold and bright colours.

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Day 4
Thorshavn, Faroe Islands

Thorshavn, otherwise known as Torshavn, is the capital of the Faroe Islands and was named after the thunder god of Thor. This small settlement is only home to around 20,000 permanent residents, but it has its own unique charm which becomes apparent upon visiting buildings such as the Faronese Parliament building and Torshavn Cathedral. One of the biggest attractions of the town is The Nordic House in the Faroe Islands, which is the most important cultural institution in the Faroes. Several species of whales and seals live in the waters around the Faroe Islands including the giant Blue Whale. 

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Day 6
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik is the Icelandic capital and the country’s largest city, providing a home to an urban population of around 200,000. While the city is home to many colourful houses, shopping opportunities, picturesque gardens and fabulous restaurants, it also provides an ideal point of access from which to travel to some of Iceland’s most spectacular natural landmarks including a range of waterfalls, geothermal pools, lagoons, and canyons. 

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Day 7
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik is the Icelandic capital and the country’s largest city, providing a home to an urban population of around 200,000. While the city is home to many colourful houses, shopping opportunities, picturesque gardens and fabulous restaurants, it also provides an ideal point of access from which to travel to some of Iceland’s most spectacular natural landmarks including a range of waterfalls, geothermal pools, lagoons, and canyons. 

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Day 10
Lerwick, UK, Scotland

Capital and main port of the Shetland Islands, Lerwick is a charming island with warm and welcoming locals and an array of traditional pubs. It is the only town in the Shetland’s and 7,500 of 22,000 population live here.

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Day 11
Kirkwall, UK, Scotland

Kirkwall is the largest town and capital of the Orkney Islands – which are situated 10 miles off the northern coast of Scotland. The people of this small town enjoy a gentle pace of life and there are many shops, cafes and bars to enjoy within the town. It is also home to a number of landmarks including the 12th century, red sandstone St Magnus Cathedral. Other landmarks worth visiting in the local area include Bishop’s Palace and Earl’s Palace – a series of red ruins located opposite the cathedral.

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Day 13
London Tilbury, UK, England

Tilbury’s position on the east coast of England and its proximity to London makes it a great location from which to embark on a cruise. This is made possible by the town’s deep-water port, which also handles a considerable number of container ships. Located in the Essex borough of Thurrock, Tilbury has a long history as a defensive town - which is epitomised by its 16th century fort.