Bus crash Madeira

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Ray B
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Bus crash Madeira

Post by Ray B » 17 Apr 2019, 20:59

So sad the news coming in from Madeira that 28 have died in a bus accident.
Many of us take coach trips which take in some roads that can set the heart racing.

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Mervyn and Trish
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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by Mervyn and Trish » 18 Apr 2019, 07:52

Yes, very sad from our favourite holiday destination. Must have been terrifying.

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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by barney » 18 Apr 2019, 08:59

How awful. Having been up the Nuns Valley I've seen some scary Madeira roads

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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by GillD46 » 18 Apr 2019, 09:26

Absolutely tragic.
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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by Jim Bird » 19 Apr 2019, 13:03

Do we know if they were cruise passengers?

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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by david63 » 19 Apr 2019, 13:13

Jim Bird wrote:
19 Apr 2019, 13:03
Do we know if they were cruise passengers?
I read somewhere that they were German - not that that answers your question.

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Re: Bus crash Madeira

Post by Mervyn and Trish » 19 Apr 2019, 13:57

I believe I read somewhere they were returning to their hotel. Elsewhere that they were going out for an evening meal. Such tours are popular with visitors there. Another says there are counsellors at the hotel for families. All of which suggest not a cruise.
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