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    Worcester at sunset from the river

    Video from English Holiday Cruises

    English Holiday Cruises
    about 9 hours ago

    If you would like a ‘Mini-Rhine’ cruise with the ‘full package’ river-cruise holiday experience without enduring a troublesome journey abroad, look at English Holiday Cruises.
    The company offers unique cruise holidays in England. Unpack once, relax and visit a new destination each day while they look after your every need. They have a video on their site where you can watch their 3 minute feature summary.

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    Emerald Waterways savings of up to £1,000 per couple

    Emerald Waterways
    1 day ago

    Emerald Waterways is offering savings of up to £1,000 per couple on its eight-day Danube Delights river cruise. From just £1,195 per person, departing 8th December 2018. Book by 17th May 2017 and take advantage of 2018 cruises at 2017 prices, plus receive up to €200 per cabin on-board spend

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    Luxurious interior of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

    2018 dates for the Orient Express

    Tailor Made Rail
    1 day ago

    Is a trip on the Orient Express on your wish list? Tailor Made Rail, specialists in bespoke rail holidays, are now offering 2018 dates for journeys aboard the luxury Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Travel direct from London to Venice in the comfort of your own lavishly-furnished compartment, painstakingly restored to its 1920s glory. Enjoy delicious table d’hôte meals and scenic views.

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    Amazing destinations await.

    All inclusive and more with Celebrity Cruises

    Celebrity Cruises
    2 days ago

    Now, Celebrity all-inclusive cruises include even more. When you book an eligible Ocean View stateroom or above you’ll enjoy an all-inclusive Classic Drinks Package and choose one exclusive extra: $300 to spend onboard, unlimited WiFi for two, or free gratuities. Or book a Suite to receive all the exclusive extras, plus an upgrade to a Premium Drinks Package.
    Plus, for a limited time the company are offering flights to Europe from just £49pp and free flights to Southampton from selected airports.
    There’s nothing quite like an all-inclusive world – especially when it’s made by you. Book by 3rd May 2017.

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    Waterfront dining in Agni near Kalami

    Follow in the footsteps of The Durrells in Corfu – from £539 pp with Sunvil

    Sunvil
    2 days ago

    With ITV’s popular series ‘The Durrells’ returning to screens this Sunday (23 April), Sunvil is offering an idyllic retreat to the fishing village of Kalami on Corfu’s scenic north-west coast, home to Lawrence Durrell in the 1930s. Stay at the delightful Kalami Bay, overlooking the sea and featuring a large freshwater pool, just a few minutes’ walk from the beach and a good choice of tavernas and cafés. A pleasant stroll over the headland leads to attractive white-pebble Yaliskari beach and peaceful Agni Bay. Departing 22 May, a seven-night self-catering holiday costs from £539 pp (two sharing), including flights (Gatwick) and transfers

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    On-site Spa at Letcombe Regis

    Book 5 nights and get 2 extra for FREE.

    Richmond Retreats
    3 days ago

    If you, or someone you care for, need a relaxing holiday with extra support, try Richmond Retreats. Based in stunning locations across the UK, these retirement villages offer holidays in hotel-style accommodation with full board, daily events and activities, and bespoke care packages 24 hours a day. Other on-site facilities can include a Wellness Spa, landscaped gardens and bowling green. Book 5 nights and get 2 extra for FREE when you quote “Silver Travel”.

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    Discover Iceland

    SAVE 10% off all Collette 2017 tours booked by 30 April.

    Collette
    4 days ago

    Discover Iceland on a small group journey with Collette. Explore old town Reykjavik, witness the stunning Golden Circle first hand, see Thingvellir National Park and the unbelievable Gullfoss Waterfall, and go whale watching in Skjalfandi Bay. Book by 30 April and save 10% on this and other 2017 tours in exciting locations around the world.

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    The new AmaKristina has superb decor.

    AMAWaterways

    AMAWaterways
    4 days ago

    AmaWaterways has announced the inaugural voyage of its 19th ship, AmaKristina.
    Sister ship to the award-winning AmaViola and AmaStella, AmaKristina accommodates 158 guests and features connecting cabins and triple occupancy staterooms that are tailored specifically to the growing multigenerational family and group markets.
    In addition to showcasing the stunning Rhine River Gorge lined with medieval castle ruins, the seven-night Enchanting Rhine itinerary offers guests a choice of 21-guided included tours with many escorted hiking and biking options for the active traveller. Individual exploration is made easy with a fleet of complimentary bicycles carried onboard and pre- or post-city stays in Lucerne and Zurich are also available.

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    Santorini

    Minoan Crete and Santorini

    Hidden History
    5 days ago

    Act now to secure a last-minute place on Hidden History’s unforgettable tour of Minoan Crete & Santorini where you can learn more about Minoan culture and archeology. This 9-day holiday based in a beautiful 4* hotel by the sea includes bed, breakfast and evening meals + 2 lunches, island-hopping day trips to Santorini and Spinalonga, and the services of both a specialist tour director and a local Cretan guide.

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    Filzmoos, Austria

    Huge online savings of up to 48%

    Inghams Lakes & Mountains Holidays
    6 days ago

    The hills are alive with the sound of…Inghams Easter Specials! Check out their massive online savings on last-minute scenic Lakes & Mountains Holidays this May/June. Stunning scenery with some lovely walking paths and trails. Current offers include 7-nights half-board in the Austrian Tyrol for just £349 pp, saving 48%.

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    The Majesty of the Loire

    CroisiEurope Special Offers website page

    CroisiEurope
    7 days ago

    Select your next European getaway from CroisieEurope’s latest river cruise promotions! Sail Europe’s most beautiful rivers enjoying their best deals. With 40 years’ experience, and a pioneer in launching new itineraries year after year, CroisiEurope has made river cruising affordable, comprising all the comforts of a luxury holiday.
    The Seine from Paris all the way to Honfleur, the Bordeaux Region, the Loire, Provence, the Rhine and the Danube in Northern and Central Europe, or the Douro in Portugal, Andalusia, and Venice – their exclusive promotions will be a wonderful opportunity for you to cruise Europe at great prices.
    Pick your departure date with discounts of up to 50% for the second passenger, or 2 for 1 deals, on a wide selection of river cruises.

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    Keukenhof Gardens weekend cruise

    Shearings river cruise offers

    Shearings
    8 days ago

    Take a look at Shearings selection of last minute river cruises, offering up the very best of their European river cruise holidays while also giving you the chance to make some big savings.
    Shearings offer river cruises to a variety of wonderful destinations. You can sail along the Rhine, Moselle, Danube, Saar, Main and Neckar rivers with us, as well as the Dutch and Belgian Waterways, and many others on our worldwide cruises.
    These great-value last minute river cruises include full board accommodation on-board Exclusive to Shearings ships and partner cruises, in addition to return travel by coach, air or Eurostar, and fantastic on-board entertainment programmes.

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    Specialist Car Hire for Senior Travellers

    Let Indigo Car Hire Remove the Hassle from Car Rentals

    Indigo Car Hire
    9 days ago

    Hiring a car for your holiday gives you freedom and flexibility, and Indigo Car Hire helps ensure you get the best deal from trusted rental companies. Indigo understand the needs of mature travellers and can solve problems such as not having a credit card, finding an age barrier at the age of 75, or simply not wanting to pay huge fees to take a car on a one-way trip. With over 25,000 locations worldwide, this UK-based company is ready to step in and remove the hassle from car rental.

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    Celebrating the Songkran Water Festival

    สวัสดีปีใหม่! Happy New Year in Thailand.

    Selective Asia
    10 days ago

    South East Asia’s New Year starts today and one of the most famous celebrations is Thailand’s 3-day Songkran Water Festival. Unsuspecting visitors can find themselves drenched as enthusiastic youngsters engage in fun-filled water fights. Selective Asia offers expert advice to Silver Travellers on the best time to visit this country of scenic mountains, tropical rainforests and pristine white beaches. Holidays include the 11-night tour “An Insiders Thailand” that includes Bangkok and the picturesque island of Krabi.

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    Great Cruise deals await

    Great offer from Holland America Line

    Holland America Line
    10 days ago

    In the summer of 2018, ms Prinsendam will return to Europe, offering 13 unique voyages throughout Northern Europe, the Mediterranean Sea and across the Atlantic Ocean.
    Including Kiel Canal transit, circumnavigations of Britain and Ireland and journeys to the Arctic Circle and Spitsbergen. Plus, the company introducing some fascinating new itineraries.
    Book your 2018 Europe voyage aboard ms Prinsendam now and receive £400 air credit, prepaid gratuities (hotel service charges) and up to US$1200 onboard spending money per stateroom! Select a suite and you’ll also receive an additional US$100 Internet credit and a free Dine Around Package!

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    All inclusive and Free WiFi from MSC Cruises

    MSC Cruises
    11 days ago

    Enjoy cruises from the UK with MSC and you’ll quickly discover there’s more on your doorstep than you might imagine. So why not join us and explore Europe’s hidden gems on one of our exciting cruises from the UK?
    Book a 2018 cruise from Southampton and you will discover the delights Europe from the comfort of a UK port, with All-Inclusive drinks and Free Wifi included, from as little as £79 per person per night!
    Enjoy the convenience of sailing from Southampton by booking online.

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    Golfing in Bordeaux

    Solo Travellers Pitch & Sip!

    Greens & Grapes
    11 days ago

    Greens & Grapes offer golfing breaks for solo travelers in beautiful Bordeaux. Live like a local in a well-equipped apartment and meet up with like-minded golfing enthusiasts on a trip that includes visits to châteaux, wine tasting in renowned wineries and a visit to the new interactive wine theme park, La Cité du Vin. Greens & Grapes can also book green fees and arrange transfers.

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    Budapest and the Blue Danube

    Riviera Luxury European River Cruises - 2018 now on sale

    Riviera Travel - River Cruises
    12 days ago

    Riviera Travel have just launched two new cruises for 2018, firstly Budapest to the Black Sea – Gems of Eastern Europe, perfect for discovering extraordinary scenery and exploring the architectural and cultural heritage of towns and cities that are steeped in history and tradition, once beyond the Iron Curtain.
    Secondly Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields, perfect for experiencing historic maritime cities, where innovation meets the traditions of the past, plus the authenticity of iconic windmills and the floral masterpiece of the colourful bulbfields.
    They have also launched the incredible, five-star, all suite MS Robert Burns to their fleet. All their European River cruises are now available to book for 2018.

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    Campo dei Miracoli, Pisa

    Enjoy a 7-night Treasures of Tuscany Holiday with Jules Verne

    Jules Verne
    12 days ago

    Jules Verne are offering a scenic escape to Tuscany this June. Visit spectacular palaces, gardens, museums and chapels in the famous art centres of Florence, Siena and Pisa. Discover the ‘little towns of Tuscany’ and stay in delightful four-star hotels. Departing 21 June, Treasures of Tuscany costs from £1,475 pp (two sharing), including BA flights (Heathrow), transfers, seven nights’ B&B, excursions, and the services of local guides and representatives.

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    The Geiranger Fiord awaits

    Early Booking offer from Hurtigruten

    Hurtigruten
    13 days ago

    Bookings for the 2018/19 season along the Norwegian coast have opened! Book early and save plus receive up to £250pp credit to spend on board.
    Whether you’re seeking the Midnight Sun or hunting the Northern Lights, a coastal voyage is the best way to experience the natural beauty and splendour of Norway. Bookings for the 2018/19 season (commencing 1 April 2018) are now open and if you book early, you’ll benefit from the best rate available plus receive on board credit.