Luckily, there was no storm and the Port of Calais, France was strike-free, when we crossed the English Channel a couple of weeks ago. It was my first time crossing the English Channel by boat since 1979, when I took the "boat train" from London to Paris.
Vehicles lining up for the next ferry, as viewed from a boat.
A glimpse of landmarks in Calais.
Ferry boats steaming into the harbour.
The Port of Dover, with Dover Castle high on a hill.
All photos taken with the little Sony Nex-5, which is great to carry in a handbag or pocket for unexpected photo opportunities.