Voyage 7911

Portsmouth, England to Leith, Scotland

 

 

Day 1 - May 17, 2009 - Portsmouth, England

The Prince Albert II set sail at 20:00 towards the first destination, Alderney. ...


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Day 2 - May 18, 2009 - Channel Islands

Later in the evening, all the guests were invited to the Captain's Welcome Cocktail Party and Dinner ...


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Day 3 - May 19, 2009 - Isles Of Scilly (St. Mary’s & Tresco)

On the quayside, some guests elected to take a walk through Hugh Town...


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Day 4 - May 20, 2009 - Waterford, Eire

On the quayside, some guests elected to take a walk through Hugh TownAfter a delicious hour-and-a-half meandering through the gardens it was back to the coaches for a 50km drive to Kilkenny...


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Day 5 - May 21, 2009 - Dublin, Ireland

Most of our guests chose to come on the day-tour to Mount Usher and Powerscourt Gardens...


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Day 6 - May 22, 2009 - The Islands Of Gigha And Islay, Western Scotland

Extending over 50 acres, these gardens are favoured by the Gulf Stream...


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Day 7 - May 23, 2009 - Iona – Staffa – Bunessan, (Inner Hebrides - Scotland)

Iona is only three miles long by one mile wide and lies less than a mile off the southwest tip of Mull....


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Day 8 - May 24, 2009 - Tobermory, Scotland

After lunch, the guests once again headed ashore to join the planned coach tour heading to two of the region’s most well known castles – Duart Castle and Torosay Castle. What a fabulous trip...


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Day 9 - May 25, 2009 - At Anchor In Loch Ewe, Scotland

This is one of my favourite Scottish gardens. The location at the head of Lock Ewe is just stunning and the magnificent...


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Day 10 - May 26, 2009 - Stromness, Orkney

The majestic standing stones of Brodgar, some 60 plus leviathans of flagstone formed a massive ring ...


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Day 11 - May 27, 2009 - Aberdeen

The first, privately restored and run by the dedicated local community, was Braemar Castle ...


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