Cool crossings

Archer, Jane
July 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);7/17/2009, p44
Trade Publication
The article presents information on several ferry holiday tours. Ferry holiday is gaining momentum because in a tight money condition clients look to holiday closer to home. Mini Cruise to Amsterdam is one of them. It is A two-night ABBA-themed mini cruise from Newcastle to Amsterdam with DFDS Seaways. Another is Loire Self-Drive. It is a six-night Enchanting Loire self-drive tour crossing from Portsmouth to St Malo with Brittany Ferries.


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