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Five Ferries Tour

It's been a while. No excuse really other than getting on with stuff and ignoring other stuff, including this blog. So for those still interested here's something that I discovered to be very good value and a great day out,  CalMac's Five Ferries Tour. You wont find it on their website. I only discovered it when I picked up the Arran Timetable and there were details about it. Car plus four adults £90 for 5 ferry trips. After doing a wee bit of research into timings of ferries I figured this would be a great day out for us and friends that were visiting from London and I wasn't wrong. So ticket booked and off we headed on our tour of the extended Firth of Clyde plus extras. Ferry No. 1 Ardrossan to Brodick Ferry No. 2 Lochranza to Claonaig Ferry No. 3 Tarbert to Portavadie Ferry No. 4 Colintravie to Rhubodach Ferry No. 5 Rothesay to Wemyss Bay  I'll let the pictures tell the story but suffice to say I loved seeing parts of my great wee country and stumbling upon t