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Enjoy the best of the Caribbean and Cuba with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Aug 20, 2014 14:56 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines The first port of call is Funchal, on the ‘Garden Island’ of Madeira, before Balmoral heads across the Atlantic to Bridgetown, Barbados. Situated on the island’s only natural harbour, this paradise offers a plethora of stunning white sandy beaches and clear blue seas for sunshine and relaxation; guests can also take a tour to the very special natural phenomenon of Harrison’s Cave, formed from ...

Aug 19, 2014 16:17 BST Great Hotels of the World

Scandic first hotel chain with EU Ecolabel certified hotels in Poland

Aug 19, 2014 06:55 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic ranks as the top leader in environmental issues on the hotel market. Now Scandic is the first hotel chain in Poland to meet the EU’s strict environmental criteria, as Scandic Wrocław and Scandic Gdańsk receive the official EU Ecolabel certification.

Get ready to be inspired! Find out more about Fred. at the Manchester Cruise Show – Stand B10, Manchester Central, Saturday 13th / Sunday 14th September 2014

Aug 15, 2014 12:18 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will have a team of experts on hand at this autumn’s Cruise Show in Manchester, to be held at Manchester Central on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th September 2014, ready to inspire and inform visitors about the right kind of Fred. Olsen cruise for them.

Traffic takes off during summer holiday

Aug 13, 2014 10:00 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Despite the gorgeous summer in Norway, international traffic rose by 2.5 per cent in July compared with July last year. Domestic traffic was up by 1.7 per cent.

New CEO takes charge

Aug 12, 2014 13:09 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Øyvind Hasaas took over as the new CEO of Oslo Airport Monday.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ launches ‘Warmer Cruising’ brochure of great-value winter 2014/15 cruises

Aug 11, 2014 17:01 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new ‘Warmer Cruising’ brochure, offering a selection of tempting cruises, departing between October 2014 and March 2015. These cruises are ideal getaways for the winter and offer some excellent savings, with prices starting from just £59 per person per night, with the opportunity for cruise guests to upgrade to Fred. Olsen's ‘All-Inclusive’ drinks package...

Fred. Olsen staff raise over £10,000 for local charities, East Anglian Air Ambulance, Crohn’s & Colitis UK and Macmillan Suffolk

Aug 08, 2014 11:36 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Staff at Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen dug deep in their pockets and joined together at their ‘Summer Ball’, held at Trinity Park, Ipswich on 12th July 2014, to raise a staggering £10,266 for their three chosen charities for 2014 – East Anglian Air Ambulance, Crohn’s & Colitis UK and Macmillan Suffolk – each of which will receive the sum of £3,422.

Head for the winding canals and waterways of France on Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Braemar in Spring 2015

Aug 04, 2014 17:39 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to sail along France’s most beautiful rivers – the Loire, Garonne & Seine – on a relaxing 11-night M1507 ‘French River Cruising’ voyage on board 929-guest ship Braemar, departing from Dover on 24th March 2015. Fred. Olsen is one of the few ocean cruise lines that can offer this type of river cruising experience because of the smaller size ...

‘A Date with Death & The Duchess’ – Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils its new ‘Poison, Murder & Mystery Cruise’ in Summer 2015

Jul 25, 2014 16:14 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud to introduce a very unique cruise experience for Summer 2015, aboard its 880-guest ship Boudicca, the like of which guests will never have seen nor heard of before! Fred. Olsen will be offering an exclusive sailing, created around secrecy and suspense, with Boudicca’s 16-night D1516 'Poison, Murder & Mystery Cruise', departing from Rosyth on 10th July 2015.