This is cruising that doesn't play by the rules that apply to regular cruises.
Some of Iceland's museums are a one-of-a-kind.
Stockholm provides beautiful harbour vistas at every turn, is rich in history and has an enviable standard of living.
Move over, New York. Reykjavik is the new city that never sleeps. In summer, the world's most northerly capital gets 24-hour daylight.
Both Iceland and northern Scandinavia are within the northern lights zone, however the region is subject to clouds and stormy weather until mid-December.
There is plenty to see and do in three weeks, including The Northern Lights.
Aarhus, Denmark's second city, is now a culture capital.
Our itinerary led us to waterfalls, glaciers, volcanic activity and thermal springs.