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Wismar - Germany

Wismar is a port city in northern Germany lying in a sheltered bay off the Baltic Sea to the east of Lubeck. Dating from 1229, it was a member of the Hanseatic League, with most of its trade in herring and beer for which it is still well known today. Many historic buildings were destroyed in World War II, but the medieval town centre remains with its famous brick gothic style buildings. In 1648 it came under Swedish control until 1803, although Sweden disputed ownership until 1903. The following 2 cruises call at Wismar. Discover more by clicking the cruise name or ship or click the Enquire button if you want to check availability and pricing.