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A selection of useful information and a free mini-guide.

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Especially designed with the older traveller in mind, take a look at what’s on offer from AgeUK

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Our friendly and experienced team are here to help with all your travel questions.


Interviews with some of our favourite mature travellers & writers. Listen here.

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TV broadcaster John Carter travels in the slower lane these days and still loves to write.

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Go Continental!

Just Go! Holidays
How about a 10 day tour of the French and Italian Rivieras this September, plus the millionaire’s playground of Monaco, from £659 – with a 5% online saving for Silver Travel members? Including ferry crossings, most meals, wine with dinner, plus free drinks all day in Italy, it’s a compelling offer!

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Delightful dawdling on the Danube

Delightful dawdling on the Danube

Shearings River Cruises
In two weeks aboard MS Serenade 2, you can sail the Danube in style to no fewer than 11 towns and cities, including the big four ‘Bs’ – Belgrade, Bratislava, Bucharest and Budapest. Fabulous dining, knowledgeable guides and a great atmosphere make this trip – which can be done without flying – a voyage of delights.

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Loving the Great Outdoors
Hiking? Painting? Photography? Whichever way you enjoy the Great Outdoors, HF Holidays has wonderful opportunities to explore Britain’s coastlines and National Parks, and further afield too. Offering a warm welcome, good company and full board accommodation, HF is great for solo travellers as well as couples and groups.

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Good access, lovely break

Good access, lovely break

Jersey Travel
Almost French in its weather and cafe culture, mostly English in its language, currency and feel, Jersey is a delight for everyone looking for a stimulating break, including people with limited mobility. Enjoy great island bus tours, volunteer-run beach-buggy access for wheelchair users and good hotel facilities.

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Your family and other animals?

Your family and other animals?

CV Villas
If you’re enjoying ITV’s ‘The Durrells’, how about trying your own a multi-generational stay on Corfu, where it is filmed? CV Villas are the real experts here: Corfu is where the company began and their attention to detail and great selection of accommodation, chosen for its ‘Wow’ factor, makes all the difference.

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From Colditz to the Cold War

From Colditz to the Cold War

Great Rail Journeys
There were over 300 escape attempts from Colditz but today the castle makes an intriguing day trip during a tour of East Germany aboard comfortable, punctual trains. Dresden stirs different memories of WW2 while Berlin’s Checkpoint Charlie recalls Cold War exploits on a fascinating trip into the recent past.

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