Great value escape from wintery Britain.
Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) www.cruiseandmaritime.com 0844 998 3877 has a new deal on one of their voyages early next year from Bristol – Avonmouth. This 54 night cruise departs 5 January on board Marco Polo has been reduced this week to under £2000pp. You will have the opportunity to see some of the most interesting and diverse cultures in South America. Plus, if the weathermen have got it right you will escape nearly eight weeks of the unpredictable UK winter. No flying – so no waiting about at airports with a miniscule piece of luggage.
The classic and elegant Marco Polo visits Brazil and includes Recife, Santos, Natal and overnight in Rio de Janeiro. Buenos Aires and Puerto Madryn in Argentina, Montevideo and Port Stanley in the Falklands add to the excitement plus stops at Punta Arenas, Chile and Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego. In addition to cruising down the east coast of South America you sail out via La Coruña, Gran Canaria and Cape Verde on the way back to Bristol you will visit Cape Verde, Madeira and Lisbon.
The price includes full board accommodation based on sharing a twin bedded cabin. Also included are afternoon teas, late night snacks, complimentary self service tea and coffee 6am to 10pm, entertainment and daytime activities that is scheduled to include guest speakers and crafts. Excludes gratuities at £4pp per night.