The island of Capri is located in the southern part of the Bay of Naples and consists of two plateaus, separated by a fertile plan. Most visitors only go for the day taking the hydrofoil from Naples or Sorrento. However some opt to spend a few nights or longer at...
World Cruise Sector for 34 nights on-board Balmoral from Singapore to Southampton visiting several ports in Malaysia, Thailand. Indian Ocean, Oman, Egypt, Sicily and Spain
Thank you so much for all you did to make my holiday a success. It went really well and I much enjoyed it. My cabin was very comfortable with a nice big window so thank you for your efforts with the problem of cabin allocation. My stewardess was very helpful. The food was amazing, much the best I have had on any cruise, including the six star ones. The chef was an Australian, as were the three women with whom I shared a table. Fred Olsen have a policy of supporting young graduate musicians and they were great. We also had some very good speakers. The tours were well organised and went to interesting places, but you could also mosey off and do your own thing.
All in all I enjoyed myself very much. I got to know lots of the staff (mostly in the bars!!) and found good corners to sit and read, mostly on the top deck which was delightful. Fred Olsen have definitely got the cruise business taped, they provided plenty to do on sea days to keep passengers amused and looked after us well. Some of the decor is old fashioned and a bit shabby.
Most of the guides were very good, and we had an Egyptologist to the Pyramids and in Oman. The only trouble I had was with the camel drivers in Egypt who snatched money out of my hand and ran away with it!
So thanks again for your efforts on my behalf, and I’m sorry this message is a bit late coming. Thank you too for the welcome home card, much appreciated.
With kind regards,
Contact Simon at Designer Travel Tailor-made Holidays & Cruises
Photo: Pyramids at Giza (SG) – 47
More of My Articles
Prior to 1945 Gdansk was known as Danzig and most residents were Germans. The first shots of World War II were fired here on the 1st September 1939 which started the destruction of Poland with many millions left dead. Many think of Solidarity when Gdansk is mentioned - the famous...
Vietnam Vietnam’s natural beauty, unforgettable cuisine and its friendly people makes for a perfect holiday experience where travellers can easily mix historical sightseeing with finishing their holiday at a relaxing beach resort. Cambodia The magnificent ruins at Angkor Wat draw many travellers to Cambodia. Visitors can discover the remarkable Tonle...
Get in touch with a Personal Travel Expert for information about our Destinations, travel advice or a quote.0786 488 1126
We'll call you back
Leave us your contact details and we will be in touch as soon as possible.