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    A Budapest sunset

    Great offers river cruise offers from CroisiEurope

    CroisiEurope
    1 day ago

    It’s a very good idea to go to the Croisieurope website and watch the rolling banner at the top of the page.
    There are some VERY good offers on there this morning! They include sailings departing in the next 15 days and a 10% pp off early booking offer for 2018 cruises.

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    Cruise around Bali under sail!

    Special Star Clippers offer to Bali

    Star Clippers
    3 days ago

    Here’s a SPECIAL OFFER from Star Clippers
    Bali from £1,999pp which departs on 28th Jun 2017 with
    7 nights aboard Star Clipper from £1,999pp.
    2 nights pre-cruise stay at the Conrad, Bali. Includes return flights from London. Looking good!

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    New cruises to the South Pacific

    Noble Caledonia great offers and new cruises

    Noble Caledonia
    3 days ago

    Here are some great savings from Noble Caledonia.
    Making of Spain – Island Sky – 27th September to 9th October 2017
    Passage of the Condor – Hebridean Sky – 19th March to 4th April 2018
    Atlantic Archipelagos – Island Sky – 5th to 15th October 2018
    Islands of Mozambique & Tanzania – Serenissima – 17th to 30th January 2018
    In April 2019, the Island Sky will be exploring the South Pacific for the first time. The company has released details of her voyage from Easter Island to Tahiti, ‘In the Wake of the Bounty’ which has proven very popular with only 13 suites remaining and for ‘South Seas Voyage’ from Fiji to Tahiti. Coming soon is a new cruise, ‘Secrets of Melanesia’ which operates from Fiji to Cairns including Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea in May 2019.

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    The Greek Islands await

    Limited-time offers on Holland America Line 2017 cruises!

    Holland America Line
    4 days ago

    Take advantage of limited-time offers on Holland America Line 2017 cruises!
    Europe Air offer
    Book by 1 June and receive FREE round-trip air from London, Manchester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, or Newcastle and free airport transfers to and from your ship. PLUS receive Ready Set Sail offers including prepaid gratuities and onboard spending money!
    Plus
    Book select Autumn & December 2017 Caribbean sailings and receive roundtrip air, a one-night hotel stay in Florida and FREE airport transfers. Offer ends 31/7/17.

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    Futura, one of a fleet of 11 mega yachts.

    Mega yacht cruises with Variety Cruises

    Variety Cruises
    5 days ago

    Variety Cruises is one of the largest Small Ships Cruise Companies in the world with a fleet of 11 vessels offering you a truly authentic yacht cruise experience.
    They are setting the trend in small-ship itineraries, with the addition of exotic cruise destinations.
    Informal and friendly atmosphere, great cuisine and superb island hopping itineraries that truly explore a destination, accessing ports and marinas that are beyond the reach of large cruise ships.
    There is now a fantastic video on the home page of their site called “The Yacht Cruise Experience” do watch it and enjoy!

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    Picturesque Saarburg

    Save up to 50% on Canvas Holidays summer breaks

    Canvas Holidays
    5 days ago

    Save up to 50% on selected Canvas Holidays this summer. These super value breaks for couples or family groups can cost as little as £196 for 7-nights’ accommodation in a 2-bedroom Classic mobile home in Saarburg, Germany from 10 June 2017 – ideal for exploring the rolling Saar countryside or taking a river trip along the Moselle to visit Luxembourg. Another bargain is £202 for 7 nights in a 2-bedroom Moda mobile home in Pula, Croatia from 3 June.

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    Shearings Serenade 2

    Danube River Cruise in style

    Shearings Holidays
    6 days ago

    In two weeks aboard Shearings Holidays 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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    GK Beach Hotel, Crete

    Save £50 on Simpson Travel holidays

    Simpson Travel
    6 days ago

    Simpson Travel are offering Silver Travel Club members £50 off hotel and villa holidays to Crete and other destinations in Europe. This includes the fabulous GK Beach Hotel where our lucky May prize draw winner will be fying off to this Autumn. Simpson’s portfolio of properties features beautiful pools only steps away from the beach, a hotel with its own amphitheatre hosting weekly concerts. What is key is that each Simpson Travel property has been carefully selected for its unique features.

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    Get local all over Europe!

    CroisiEurope's latest river cruise promotions!

    CroisiEurope
    7 days ago

    Select your next European getaway from CroisiEurope’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.
    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. CroisiEurope provides every comfort for your trip.

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    Canadian Fly/Drive Fun

    FREE National Parks Pass or Excursion with Frontier Canada

    Frontier Canada
    7 days ago

    Fancy a fabulous road trip through stunning scenery? To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, Frontier Canada tailor-made holidays is offering a FREE National Parks’ pass when you book a “Best of British Columbia & the Rockies" fly-drive holiday. Starting in Vancouver, visit the alpine village of Whistler, travel through to Jasper and drive down one of the world’s most spectacular roads – the Icefield Parkway – to Banff. Alternatively, Silver Travel Members can enjoy a FREE excursion on this and other trips.

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    Durango & Silverton Railroad trip on day 12

    Save up to £500pp with Great Rail Journeys

    Great Rail Journeys
    7 days ago

    Save up to £500pp on selected 2018 tours with Great Rail Journeys booked before 2 June 2017. Their once-in-a-lifetime tours include the 21-day “USA Coast to Coast” from new York to San Francisco visiting Statue of Liberty, the White House, the Wild West, the Rockies, the Grand Canyon, Hollywood Boulevard and the Golden Gate. Bridge.

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    The Edward Elgar

    Six UK cruises now available

    English Holiday Cruises
    8 days ago

    English Holiday Cruises now have six cruises to choose from. Why go abroad when you can river cruise in the UK?
    This is Britain at its finest with crisp air, wildlife and amazing history in every direction. You don’t even have to move more than a few feet to see it. Just sit in comfortable chairs in the saloon, bar or top viewing deck.
    As the boat meanders gently down the river the Skipper talks about the local history and wildlife in a way which can only come from a family company.
    Stay on board all day and watch the world go by or take one of the tours included at every destination, knowing you don’t have to pay any extra. You decide. After all, this is your home from home with the added bonus of the crew doing everything for you.
    One boat, six different cruises!

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    Tauck's ships have been upgraded.

    Tauck’s ms Sapphire & ms Emerald Back on the Water Following Substantial Renovation

    Tauck
    9 days ago

    Tauck, welcomed ms Sapphire & ms Emerald back to its fleet. After a long renovation programme, ms Sapphire was the first of Tauck’s four 110m ships to complete its radical transformation, followed closely by the company’s ms Emerald. The ms Sapphire is to sail on Tauck’s Seine river cruises, while the ms Emerald will travel along the Rhone.
    With the redesign, Tauck continues to prioritise creating larger cabins and roomier public areas for its guests, rather than maximising the number of passengers on board. The Sapphire and Emerald were fully gutted in a “down-to-the-studs” refurbishment, with the most significant change occurring on the Ruby (middle) Deck. Here, 30 150-square-foot cabins have been replaced by 20 larger cabins each measuring 225 square feet. With the total number of cabins reduced from 59 to 49, the Sapphire’s and Emerald’s overall capacity have dropped from 118 passengers to 98, creating a more spacious and luxurious experience for guests.

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    Scenic's new brochure

    Scenic UK has released its full brochure for 2018 Europe River Cruising

    Scenic
    10 days ago

    Scenic UK has released its full brochure for 2018 Europe River Cruising, jam-packed with idyllic itineraries cruising down iconic waterways, in Europe, France, Portugal and Russia.
    Across all of their 21 Europe itineraries, exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences will take guests to the cultural heart of Europe.
    New for 2018 is two 8-day festive cruises taking in the Christmas markets along the Rhine and Danube rivers, and Scenic also invites guests to unlock the secrets of Russia on a brand new 15-day cruise from Moscow to Stalingrad with an optional 3 night St Petersburg extension.

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    Dance leaders Ian & Ruth Walker

    Dancing in Madeira with Personal Touch Hoildays

    Personal Touch
    10 days ago

    World Latin American Champions and Personal Touch dance leaders Ian and Ruth Walker invite you to join them for “Dancing in Madeira” this November. Stay in a 4* all-inclusive hotel with a spacious ballroom and enjoy morning ballroom dancing tuition and evening casual dancing. The afternoons are free for you to join in an optional excursion programme or take the complimentary shuttle bus into Funchal. 7 nights from £945 with regional flights available.

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    Star Flyer

    From £1919pp Cruise - Star Clippers

    Star Clippers
    11 days ago

    From £1919pp Cruise – Star Clippers
    Southern Cyclades departs 12 August 2017, 8 nights. 19 August 2017 from £1,999pp.
    Departs 12th August 2017 | 8 nights
    7 nights aboard Star Flyer
    Visiting: Athens | Rhodes | Bodrum | Dalyan River | Santorini | Hydra | Athens
    Price includes a 1 night pre-cruise stay in Athens, return flights from London, non UK transfers and port charges

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    Glorious Provence

    Cycling for Softies offer £100 John Lewis voucher with selected tours

    Cycling for Softies
    11 days ago

    From the lavender fields of Provence to the craggy coastline of Catalonia, Cycling for Softies’ laid-back cycling tours take in the most beautiful spots in Europe. Travel at your own pace through vineyards and along river trails or coastal routes, take a day off to relax and sight-see, and enjoy gourmet meals each evening. Electric bikes are available for cyclists who need a little extra help. Cycling for Softies are also offering a £100 John Lewis voucher for selected bookings in May.

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    One of the many fantastic golf cruises

    Azamara Club Cruises have five golf cruises scheduled in 2017, six in 2018

    Azamara Club Cruises
    12 days ago

    Azamara Club Cruises have five golf cruises scheduled in 2017, six in 2018. Join them for 13 nights and 5 rounds in New Zealand & Australia; the Iberian Peninsula for 9 nights and 6 rounds, The Open at Royal Birkdale in 2017 – The Open at Carnoustie in 2018, the Mediterranean Islands or Spain & the French Riviera.
    Whichever you choice, you’ll always have PerryGolf onboard and ashore to oversee all aspects of your golf experience from daily pairings to caddie arrangements and the handling of your golf clubs—which will be set up at each club awaiting your arrival from the ship.

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    Thames Barge sailing break

    Holidays designed for people living with dementia

    Dementia Adventure
    12 days ago

    This week is Dementia Awareness Week and we are pleased to highlight Dementia Adventure holidays, specially designed for people living with dementia, their partners, family, friends or carer to enjoy together. All travel, tickets, accommodation and itinerary are arranged for you and each couple is supported by a trained Dementia Adventure team member throughout the break. Off-the-shelf breaks include a Thames Barge Sailing break setting out from Maldon in Essex.

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    Ms Westerdam

    Mediterranean cruise with free flights from Holland America

    Holland America Line
    13 days ago

    You can get a Mediterranean cruise with free flights from Holland America Line!
    They have a 12-night Fly/cruise from £1,899pp. 5-Star Mediterranean onboard the lovely Ms Westerdam departing 20 Sep 2017.
    Book by 1 June 2017 and you can enjoy free flights, pre-paid gratuities and up to $300 per stateroom onboard spend.