The magic of Madeira

May 23, 2016

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.


Atlantic islands cruise just right, said Fred

February 15, 2016

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.