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Take an ‘adult-only’ holiday with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Take an ‘adult-only’ holiday with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press Releases   •   Apr 27, 2016 17:23 BST

For its 2016/17 cruise season, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has introduced its first collection of dedicated ‘adult-only’ holidays, offering a choice of 20 voyages to adult travellers, who must be 18 or over.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines waves a fond farewell to Lol Nichols after 43 years in travel!

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines waves a fond farewell to Lol Nichols after 43 years in travel!

Press Releases   •   Nov 24, 2015 15:57 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruises Lines prepares to wave a fond farewell to Lol Nichols, the company's General Sales Manager, after 21 years of loyal service. Lol is leaving in January 2016 to pursue a sunshine retirement in Mallorca, indulge in his love of travel, and enjoy some hard-earned leisure time with his family and friends.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines works towards a more sustainable future at its Ipswich Head Office

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines works towards a more sustainable future at its Ipswich Head Office

Press Releases   •   Jun 02, 2015 11:01 BST

​Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, based on Whitehouse Industrial Estate in Ipswich, Suffolk, has installed new state-of-the-art photovoltaic solar panels on the south-facing roof of its Head Office, Fred. Olsen House, to assist in powering the building and helping the company move towards a more sustainable future.

First ‘Aalborg Hotdog of Honour’ for award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

First ‘Aalborg Hotdog of Honour’ for award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2014 14:41 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is delighted to be awarded the inaugural ‘Aalborg Hotdog of Honour’ for its services to the up-and-coming Danish destination. Fred. Olsen, which operates a fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – is offering a number of cruises from the UK to Aalborg, a port in Northern Jutland, Denmark, in 2014.

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Adventure in Vietnam : Ho Chi Minh City

Adventure in Vietnam : Ho Chi Minh City

Blog posts   •   Jun 16, 2014 10:15 BST

Picture the winding streets of an energetic and colourful city, spanning both sides of the Saigon River, north-east of the tranquil Mekong Delta and you will have a snapshot of one of Vietnam’s most vibrant cities.

The Great Wall of China: from Tianjin

The Great Wall of China: from Tianjin

Blog posts   •   Jun 14, 2014 11:45 BST

Standing the test of time, the ancient and iconic Great Wall is a jaw-dropping sight to be experienced, and one that you can now have the opportunity to tick off your must-do list, with a Fred. Olsen Far East voyage.

Kobe (Osaka) : hidden gems of Japan

Kobe (Osaka) : hidden gems of Japan

Blog posts   •   Jun 12, 2014 10:15 BST

Japan is one of the most incredible destinations in the world and one we all aspire to go to, mainly because it feels so out of our reach, a mere pipedream. With a Fred. Olsen cruise you can dock in Kobe and explore the wider districts and destinations, including the hustle and bustle of Osaka or enchanting Kyoto.

Indonesia: The Borobudur Temple

Indonesia: The Borobudur Temple

Blog posts   •   Jun 10, 2014 10:15 BST

Many backpackers, Indonesian locals, and Buddhists come here in search of peace and meditation on their pilgrimage - the views aren’t half bad either!

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Balmoral Transformation

Balmoral Transformation

Check out this time-lapse video and see how Balmoral became the beautiful Fred. Olsen ship she is today.

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Fred. Olsen in the Norwegian Fjords

Fred. Olsen in the Norweg...

Norwegian heritage, Norwegian officers and smaller ships mean we can show you Norway like no-one else.

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9.54 MB • 640 x 360 px

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