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British Isles- 12 night Cruise - Aug 17- Aug 29, 17

London, Guernsey (channel Islands), Cork (Ireland), Dublin (Ireland), Belfast (Northern Ireland), Glasgow (Scotland) , Invergordon (Scotland),  Edinburgh (Scotland), Normandy/Paris (France)

Itinerary
Fly from USA to London - one night hotel recommended - before cruise date.
You will be meet at airport and transferred to hotel, then transferred the following day from the hotel to the ship.
Day1:Aug 17 
Mid-day board the Caribbean Princess for 5pm departure. The ship is rated 4 Star and is 112,894 tons - really a grand resort.


Day 2:  Aug 18 - Guernsey, Channel Islands
The British Isle of Guernsey lies just eight miles off the coast of France. The second largest of the Channel Islands. Once the haunt of sea dogs and pirates, now a popular destination fro British and French vacationers. Castles and forts dot the Guernsey coastline, including the German fortifications from World War II. The Channel Islands were the only part of the United Kingdom to be occupied by the Nazis.
Day 3:Aug 19 - Cork, Ireland
Here is where you can visit Blarney Castle to kiss the Blarney Stone. Or stroll down country lanes  of see the Lakes of Killarney. This was the single most important port of emigration from Ireland.
Day 4: Aug 20 - Dublin, Ireland
Dublin has experienced a renaissance. Today, this gracious and cosmopolitan city is one of Europe's premier destinations. The capital of the Republic of Ireland, Dublin is an intimate place that is easy to explore. Dublin possesses a storied history. A stettlement has existed here for at least a millennium and a half.
DaY 5 AUG 21 - DUBLIN
Free day for sightseeing
Day 6: Aug 22
 - Belfast, Northern Ireland
The capital of Northern Ireland - part of the United Kingdom - belfast has experienced a renaissance since the "Good Friday Agreement of 1998" that promised an end to the decades-old "Troubles" between Catholics and Protestants. This graceful city of Victorian and Edwardian buildings has become a cosmopolitan tourist destination. Belfast was an industrial giant in the 19th century, famed for its linenand its shipyards. Explor this exuberant City, marvel at the Giant's Causeway or shop for superb linens.

Day 7: Aug 23 - Glasgow, Scotland 

Glasgow was Scotland's great Industrial center during the 19th century. Today, the city remains the commercial and curtural capital of the Lowlands. It boasts some of the finest Victorian architecture in the entire United Kingdom.

Day 8: Aug 24 - Glasgow
Free day for sightseeing
Day 9: Aug 25 - Invergordon, Scotland
The village lies near the head of a Fjord on an arm of the North Sea, and is surrounded by mountains and gentle rolling farmland. Near-by attractions are Cawdor Castle, Dunrobin Castle & Loch Ness.
Day 10: Aug 26 - Edinburgh, Scotland
The gateway to the political, commercial and cultural heart of Scotland. Nestled between the Highlands and the Border Hills, its a gracious city noted for its superb skyline, its impressive collection of architecture and its beautiful parks. Edinburgh has also exerted a tremendous culture force in Europe and the English-speaking world.


Day 11: Aug 27 - At Sea
Day 12:  Aug 28- Le Havre - Normandy/Paris
Perhaps no other place in France holds more associations for English-speaking visitors than Normandy. The historic Allied landings on D-Day - 6 June, 1944- live on in the memories of British and Americans. Today Le Havre is France's second largest port and the gateway to Paris "City of Light", the Normandy countrysude, and the historic landing beaches.
Day 13: Aug 29 - London
This morning disembark the ship to fly home - or extend you stay in London.

Price based on cabin availability at time of booking. Add airfare and hotel (recommended).
Cruise price currently starting at $2004 per person, double occupancy, including taxes!