SeaEurope Holidays to represent Silja Line


LAKE WORTH, Fla. -- SeaEurope Holidays here signed an agreement with Silja Line, of Helsinki, Finland, to become the Baltic Sea ferry company's sole U.S. representative.

SeaEurope Holidays, which also represents Copenhagen, Denmark-based DFDS Seaways exclusively in the States, peddles its own Town and Countryside Tours of northern Europe, as well as related product from Royal Olympic Cruises, Icelandair Holidays, Icelandair, SAS, Virgin Atlantic, Orbitz Travel and GTA Hotel Program.

For its part, Silja is a leading passenger carrier on the Baltic, transporting more than 5 million passengers in 2002 and accounting for 59.6% of regular passenger traffic between Finland and Sweden.

Six Silja liners sail regularly between Helsinki and Stockholm; Turku, Finland, and Stockholm; Helsinki and Tallinn, Estonia; and, in the summer, Helsinki and Rostock, Germany. Other ports of call include Riga, Latvia, and Visby, Sweden.

SeaEurope Holidays also hosts a new Silja Web site with online booking for U.S. residents at

SeaEurope Holidays pays travel agents 5% on both Silja and DFDS bookings.

For reservations and information, phone (800) 533-3755 or (561) 432-4100 or e-mail [email protected].

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