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  1. But with one whale of a tale to tell.
  2. It's a long trek in a car too! And with a further 400 miles on to Vigo it is why we decided to sail back to Plymouth from Roscoff that night with a further 500 miles back home to Edinburgh next day.
  3. Malc

    2021 Timetables

    Interesting that the link in Andy's post has Galicia available in the 'Cruise Ferries' Mine doesn't - is he using an advance version of the BF website?
  4. Malc

    2021 Timetables

    Where is the info about Galicia?
  5. Funnel is just as bad as Pont Aven's! Not a pretty vessel in my eyes.
  6. It has been several months since you could access your account and check payments and balance on line. I emailed brittany.ferries@exelaonline.com and they emailed back my balance. I aim to ckeck the card in an ATM soon!
  7. Has anyone tried their BF Eurocard since the overall FCA suspension was lifted? BF Eurocard website still saying 'suspended'.
  8. That ETA was rubbish! CF now (17.00) approaching Santander. Malc
  9. Has CF had a medevac overnight or a problem? Left 20 mins late but ETA (Marine Traffic) is 21.40 rather than 17.30.
  10. Yes, BF MasterCard Euro Card site is showing 'card payments temporarily suspended'. Malc
  11. Pont Aven currently (10am BST) on linkspan in Le Havre according to Marine Traffic.
  12. I remember coming back from Spain on the Pont Aven at the Icelandic Ash-Cloud emergency. We were 3 hours late leaving Santander as they drip-fed exhausted foot passengers and their suitcases onto the ship. There were people everywhere! Don't know if they used the kennels as cabins!!!
  13. My first memory of a ferry was of the St Ola in 1953 which sailed from Scrabster to Stromness in Orkney, although I must have been on a ferry from Weymouth to Jersey in 1949 when I was a toddler. Was the St Ola a sister ship of the St Clair. Cars were craned on board. It was an extremely rough crossing and i was very sick. In fact rather than sailing as usual to the West of Hoy, we sailed to Stromness through Scapa Flow. That crossing did not put me off ferries!
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