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Ellen Sack

TRUSTED TRAVEL EXPERT European Canal Barge Cruises

Ellen knows the barges and canals of France, England, Ireland, Scotland, Holland, and Germany down to the smallest details. She’ll level with you about the pros and cons of each itinerary, as well as the crew, cuisine, and sightseeing excursions on offer for each vessel.  The warm welcome her travelers receive on board is testament to her personal relationships with all the vessels’ owners. Overseeing her clients’ trips from beginning to end, she also books city hotels and train tickets. For multigenerational and other large groups, she an arrange a barge charter, with activities customized to individual interests. Ellen was also included in Perrin’s People, Wendy’s award-winning list of top travel specialists, which was published annually in Condé Nast Traveler magazine from 2000 to 2013.

Trips start at $675 per person per day (based on double occupancy).
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