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Peace of Mind Holidays & Cruise

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Travel restrictions are easing. Find out how to book future holidays flexibly and cruises with confidence. Read all about Rail holidays too.

Holidays closer to home

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The UK is now open for travel and holidays, and we’ve put together a selection of our favourites!
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Solo Travellers

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Are you a solo traveller? A selection of useful information and a free mini-guide. Read more

Accessible Holidays

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Restricted mobility or other disabilities should not be a barrier to travel. Find out more about accessible travel.

Feel confident at the airport again
If you’ve been wondering what new measures are being put in place at airports to keep you safe when you fly, this short video about London’s Heathrow will reassure you. The world is a different place at the moment but everything is being done to help keep you safe, give you confidence and move through the airport with peace of mind.

Re-discover the real Italy

Re-discover the real Italy

As the world begins to re-open, leading Italy travel expert Citalia is making it easier to return to an all-time favourite destination. As well as 90 years of experience, award-winning expertise and a passion for all things Italy, their new Book with Confidence promise offers reduced deposits, a later final payment date, free amendments and free cancellation up to 10 weeks before departure. Just book before 30 September 2020.

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Travel Insurance & Car Hire

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Travel insurance suggestions including pre-existing medical conditions.
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Expert service and prices for older drivers from our trusted providers.
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Travelling with Grandchildren

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Tips & ideas for holidays and days out with the young generation.
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Japan Cherry Blossom Sale

Japan Cherry Blossom Sale

When spring arrives in Japan, so does the highly anticipated cherry blossom and there’s a huge sense of celebration in the air as pink themed goods fill shop shelves and traditional bento box meals are enjoyed at Hanami parties. Making this special time even more enticing, Wendy Wu Tours are offering free return upgrades to Premium Economy flights with British Airways or £500 off their top tours or no single supplement savings of up to £1,790.

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Great value, quality UK getaways

Great value, quality UK getaways

The 14 country properties and coastal hotels and villages across England and Wales of Warner Leisure Hotels excel in all things child-free and their adults-only breaks have so much included in the price. Such as half-board meals, leisure activities, live shows and a Book with Confidence guarantee that means you can cancel without charge up to 3 days before arrival. Plus extra benefits as a Silver Travel member! Perfect for a relaxing stay when you feel ready to travel again.

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Our next magazine!

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Order the next edition of The Silver Traveller available from late September. It’s free and packed with interesting articles and loads of information.
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Holiday Property Bond

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Enjoy wonderful holiday homes in stunning locations with Holiday Property Bond throughout the UK and Europe.
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Saga’s new Spirit of the Rhine

Saga’s new Spirit of the Rhine

‘Spirit of the Rhine’, Saga’s first-ever purpose-built river ship, arrives in March 2021 offering their boutique cruise experience and premium value for money on the riverways of Europe: the stately Rhine plus selected itineraries on the Moselle, Main and Danube. Up to 5 excursions are offered free at each port of call and their VIP door-to-door travel service is included too. From £1,199pp for their Resplendent Rhine in Autumn 7-night sailing, with fly and no-fly options.

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Holidays that are right on track

Holidays that are right on track

Railbookers cover 690 cities across 51 countries and offer maximum flexibility. You can reschedule or cancel up to 5 days prior to departure without any change or cancellation fees (terms and conditions apply). With Railbookers, holidays by train can be a stress-free way to explore, whether aboard the Caledonian sleeper to Inverness or the Venice-Simplon Orient Express to the Italian Lakes or the Glacier and Bernina Express on a scenic journey through Switzerland.

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On your own but not alone

On your own but not alone

Solo travel specialist Just You knows what makes a great singles holiday: like-minded people so you can explore with other single travellers, but also the opportunity to enjoy your time on your own. How about Croatia for 2021 – Just You’s top ten reasons for going include the drop-dead-gorgeous Blue-Flag beaches, the Plitvice Lakes National Park – rich in wildlife and waterfalls – and lovely towns like Zagreb and Split. They’ve a great choice of tours there too!

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Canada calling for 2021

Canada calling for 2021

Not all Tropical Sky’s exceptional touring holidays are in tropical places. How about a scenic adventure through the Canadian Rockies that begins with a helicopter ride over peaks, glaciers and jewel-coloured lakes then tours through Jasper, Yoho and Banff with hotel stays including the famous Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Finally, board the Rocky Mountaineer for a spectacular rail journey to Vancouver. Book by 28 August for 2 free nights and more worth £450 per couple.

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