The search for an Aberdeen man swept out to sea off Madeira has been called off by police.
Press & Journal Travel look at Madeira – the perfect remedy for readers looking to escape for a spot of winter sun.
Affectionately nicknamed the Floating Garden, Madeira is a flower-filled paradise with vibrant bougainvillea, poinsettias and lilac jacaranda trees dominating the landscape of this beautiful island retreat.
Browsing through the Fred Olsen brochure I was intrigued to read of “Fred’s enjoyment promise” – an offer made to new guests. My interest was captured, and when I saw the cruise itinerary on the good ship Balmoral, including visits to the islands of the Azores, Cape Verdes, Canaries and Madeira, it was easy to book.