And because one day is never enough I’m tempted to introduce a Thank God it’s Ferryday too.
To shoehorn in news from our friends from Stena www.stenaline.ie.
Who have taken possession of Stena Estrid from the yard in China.
Which is now on its way over to Ireland.
To sail the Dublin to Holyhead route next year.
It was poignant to see the Hong Kong-based Reverend Stephen Miller, of the Mission to Seafarers, bless the ship.
And here’s hoping that someone is listening to his prayers too for the plight of Hong Kong.
Black Friday is all about the sales (sorry, sails).
And Travel Department www.traveldepartment.ie is offering:
€75pp off River Cruises departing next year.
Use promo code VP-BLACKRIVER.
€50pp off any holiday of seven nights or more.
Use promo code VP-BLACK50.
€25pp off any holiday of six nights or less.
Use promo code VP-BLACK25.
The offers are available until December 2.
Liberty on the seas
It’s how my emigrating Donegal uncles first saw America… on a big ship.
You can upgrade, and deserve it, on the Cunard Queen Mary.
Click and Go www.clickandgo.com have a 14-night New York Fly/Cruise. Stay from €1599pp.
Two of my favourite places in the world… https://jimmurtytraveltraveltravel.com/2019/08/21/old-new-york-hamilton/ and Let’s rumba in Barbados and My kiss with Rihanna.
And after pushing my blood pressure up booking return Ryanair flights Dublin-London I’m getting ready for Tobago next month.
MEET YOU ON THE SEAS