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Winter Round Voyage

BEST EVER WINTER ROUND VOYAGE OFFER!

Winter Round Voyage offer Cruise the entire length of the dramatic Norway coast in search of the spectacular Northern Lights on this 11-night voyage with daily departures from Bergen to Kirkenes and return, calling at 34 ports
Arctic Highlights

BEST EVER ARCTIC HIGHLIGHTS OFFER!

Arctic Highlights offer Cruise above the Arctic Circle in winter for the best chance to see the spectacular Northern Lights on this superb 3-night cruise with overnight hotel stay in Tromsø
Arctic Explorer

BEST EVER ARCTIC EXPLORER OFFER!

Arctic Explorer offer New for 2015 this exciting voyage is entirely above the Arcitc Circle giving a fantastic opportunity to see the dramatic Northen Lights and take part in exciting option winter activities
Tulip Time

Flight inclusive package now from just £1079pp!

Tulip Time offer Journey from Amsterdam in the spring and discover the windmills, gardens and tulips of Holland and Belgium. Includes shore excursions and drinks with lunch and dinner
Capitals of Central Europe

Exclusive savings of up to £1130 per couple plus £50pp onboard credit!

Capitals of Central Europe offer Discover the magnificent capital cities of Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest on this Danube holiday with a hotel stay in Prague. Includes flights, transfers and home pick up service
Golden River of Portugal

Book by 31 Dec 2014 for an exclusive discount of up to £800pp!

Golden River of Portugal offer Enjoy a hotel stay in Lisbon before joining Viking Hemming or Viking Torgil in Porto and uncovering the highlights of Portugal's port wine region. Includes excursions and travel package from the UK
Impressions of the Seine

Save up to £1140 per cabin - flight inclusive package from just £1599pp!

Impressions of the Seine offer Highlights of this fantastic voyage from Paris including a visit to Monet's garden at Giverny, the picturesque port of Honfleur and the historic World War II sites of Normandy. Includes shore excursions
Essential Vietnam and Cambodia

Second passenger flies free! Save up to £1150 per couple!

Essential Vietnam and Cambodia offer Excellent value APT Travelmarvel holiday including 7-nights on the Mekong and hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh City and Siem Reap for Angkor Wat. Includes excursions and flights from the UK
River Loire Cruise New for 2015

Exclusive 5% discount on all flight inclusive packages!

River Loire Cruise New for 2015 offer Enjoy the rich heritage and regal history of the Loire Valley and its chateaux on this unique 7-night River Loire itinerary, offering a wide choice of optional excursions and complimentary drinks throughout
Burma and the Treasures of Malaysia

Save up to £1500 per cabin plus low single supplement!

Burma and the Treasures of Malaysia offer Discover the cosmopolitan city of Singapore, the ancient beauty of Burma and the idyllic Phi Phi Islands on this fascinating 15-night discovery cruise and land tour. Includes return flights from the UK, hotel stays and guest lecturers
Scandinavian Cities

Second passenger cruises free! Now from just £550pp.

Scandinavian Cities offer Explore five diverse cities on this superb no-fly holiday to Scandinavia on Magellan, with a transit of the famous Kiel Canal
Treasure Islands

Book by 30 Apr 2015 to save up to 20% plus exclusive £50pp discount!

Treasure Islands offer A fascinating sailing holiday from St Maarten to the unspoilt British Virgin Islands including stunning beaches at Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke, plus rainforested St Kitts and glamorous St Barts
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BEST EVER NORWAY OFFER!
BEST EVER NORWAY OFFER!

Exclusive savings of up to £350pp and pre-paid gratuities! OBC with free wine or beer package OR no single supplement! T&Cs apply

Northern Lights
CroisiEurope
CroisiEurope

Exclusive 5% discount on all flight inclusive packages or receive £50 M&S vouchers for all cruise only bookings! Offers end 31 Dec 2014

CroisiEurope
Avalon Waterways
Avalon Waterways

Exclusive savings of up to £1870 per couple plus £50pp onboard credit on selected Mar, Apr and May 2015 departures! Ends 31 Jan 2015

Avalon Waterways
Viking River Cruises
Viking River Cruises

Save up to £2100 per couple on all 2015 departures! Book by 31 Dec 2014

Viking River Cruises
Star Clippers
Star Clippers

Save up to 20% with an exclusive early booking discount on 2015/16 tall ship cruises in the Mediterranean and Caribbean!

Star Clippers
Travelmarvel by APT
Travelmarvel by APT

Second passenger flies free on selected Travelmarvel by APT river cruise and land tours to the Far East! Now from just £2270pp!

Travelmarvel by APT
APT
APT

Second passenger flies free on Yangtze and Mekong cruise and land tours - save up to £1300 per couple! Ends 28 Feb 2015

APT
Emerald Waterways
Emerald Waterways

Exclusive savings on all Emerald Waterways cruises!

Emerald Waterways
Scenic Tours
Scenic Tours

Exclusive savings on 2015 dates!

Scenic Tours
AmaWaterways
AmaWaterways

Flight inclusive packages now from just £999pp! Plus exclusive £50pp discount on all departures!

AmaWaterways
Megayachts
Megayachts

Save up to £1950 per couple on a relaxing megayacht cruise to the Greek Islands, Seychelles or Costa Rica!

Megayachts
Uniworld
Uniworld

Save up to £2300 per couple on 2015 departures! Book by 31 Dec 2014

Uniworld
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BEST EVER NORWAY OFFER!
BEST EVER NORWAY OFFER!

Exclusive savings of up to £350pp and pre-paid gratuities! OBC with free wine or beer package OR no single supplement! T&Cs apply

Northern Lights
CroisiEurope
CroisiEurope

Exclusive 5% discount on all flight inclusive packages or receive £50 M&S vouchers for all cruise only bookings! Offers end 31 Dec 2014

CroisiEurope
Avalon Waterways
Avalon Waterways

Exclusive savings of up to £1870 per couple plus £50pp onboard credit on selected Mar, Apr and May 2015 departures! Ends 31 Jan 2015

Avalon Waterways
Viking River Cruises
Viking River Cruises

Save up to £2100 per couple on all 2015 departures! Book by 31 Dec 2014

Viking River Cruises

"Our Danube cruise was fantastic - truly 5 star. We will certainly use you again!"
RT, River Danube

"We had a fabulous time in Antarctica, excellent service from Blue Water."
KL, Antarctica

"Fantastic break with memorable experiences and the Northern Lights! Thank you."
BS, Northern Lights

"Thank you for making our holiday so special, your staff are wonderful and go that extra mile."
VE, Star Clippers

"Very friendly service from Blue Water, I felt I could phone and ask anything."
DM, Northern Lights

"Very happy with the way you booked our Star Clipper cruise this year."
SJ, Star Clippers

"We enjoyed our cruise on Lord of the Glens enormously, in fact it was a perfect holiday."
JW, Scottish Highlands

"Superb holiday, really enjoyable. Thank you for looking after us."
PG, Greek Islands

"Cruising on a small ship with attentive staff is simply excellent. Thank you!"
JP, Croatia Coast

"I was very pleased with the whole holiday and would certainly use Blue Water again."
HW, Spitsbergen

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