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    2020 programme on smaller, more intimate Brabant

    Fred. Olsen 2020 River Cruises

    Fred Olsen
    26 days ago

    Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines River Cruises has launched its new 2020 programme on smaller, more intimate Brabant, with 26 tempting itineraries, covering 43 ports of call. In 2020, Fred. Olsen will be introducing 10 maiden calls on board 156-guest Brabant, in five brand new areas, showcasing the beauty of the Rhine, Moselle, Main and Danube, across six countries.
    New for 2020 are maiden sailings into Luxembourg, taking in stunning Grevenmacher and Remich – where few other rivers ships venture – as well as scenic cruises of the Danube Delta, with other inaugural calls to: Trier and Nierstein, in Germany; Cetate, Galați and Dobreta-Turnu Severin, in Romania; Donji Milanovac, in Serbia; Enkhuizen, in The Netherlands; and Vukovar, in Croatia.

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    FREE Excursion when you book a tailor-made tour with Frontier America

    Frontier America
    28 days ago

    Enjoy a free excursion* with Frontier America when you use the promotional code SILVER TRAVELLER on your quotation request. With so many wonderful tours to choose from such as a flydrive tour Along the Maine Coast and a ride aboard the largest steamboat ever built on The American Queen Deep South tour you’ll be spoilt for choice. *T&Cs apply

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    Great Barrier Reef

    Save up to £400 pp on Titan Travel's Grand Antipodean Odyssey

    Titan Travel
    29 days ago

    If you enjoyed the Blue Planet Live’s visit to the Great Barrier Reef, take a look at Titan Travel’s Grand Antipodean Odyssey. They are offerign savings of up to £400 pp on this stunning 26-day tour travelling from Australia to New Zealand. Journey from Perth to Uluru and Alice Springs then continue to Cairns to visit the Great Barrier Reef. Travel on to Sydney before flying to New Zealand to journey through the South and North Islands marvelling at majestic scenery, mountain-backed lakes, glaciers, fiords and winelands.

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    Celebrity Edge arrival!

    Celebrity Edge European debut.

    Celebrity Cruises
    30 days ago

    Celebrity Cruises’ transformative flagship, Celebrity Edge, is making its European debut this May, sailing from Southampton to the Mediterranean, following its hugely successful inaugural season in the Caribbean. Be one of the first guests to sail on the ship that everyone is talking about for her summer season.
    Save £270 per person on the price of an Ocean View stateroom, paying just £1,479 per person on the modern luxury cruise line’s 10-night Iberian Peninsula cruise. This is Celebrity Edge’s first ever cruise in Europe and the only opportunity to sail direct from the UK in 2019.
    Departing Southampton, the 10-night cruise includes meals and entertainment on-board the ship and all relevant cruise taxes/fees.

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    Relax on an Emerald Waterways Cruise

    Emerald Waterways Highlights of the Netherlands and the Beauty of Belgium

    Emerald Waterways
    about 1 month ago

    Let the Dutch charm sweep you up on an itinerary full of vibrancy and tradition this Spring. Join Emerald Waterways on the eight-day Highlights of the Netherlands and the Beauty of Belgium river cruise starting and enjoy savings of up to £1,000 per person on remaining Category A Emerald Panorama Balcony Suites, plus unlimited free on board drinks with all balcony suite bookings made before 31 March.
    The eight-day river cruise departs from Amsterdam and calls at Zaanse Schans, Rotterdam, Veere (all The Netherlands), Antwerp (Belgium), and Arnhem, before arriving back in Amsterdam (all The Netherlands) where guests disembark for the flight home.

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    Reconnect with nature

    Save up to 15% on Forest Holidays breaks

    Forest Holidays
    about 1 month ago

    Escape to the serenity of the woods where you wake up to the sound of birdsong, and reconnect with the natural world. Our friends at Forest Holidays have some super offers for Silver Traveller’s with 15% discount on last-minute getaways in March and 10% on all other UK breaks. With 10 lovely destinations and dog-friendly cabins there’s sure to be a location to tempt you. 15% discount offer applies to Monday to Friday breaks in March 2019 only so you need to book asap!

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    Travel One adds Peru to its collection for solo travellers

    Travel One
    about 1 month ago

    If you’re travelling on your own this year, our partner Travel One – Sociable holidays for the single traveller has some lovely holidays and cruises in Europe and further afield at very reasonable prices starting from £499 pp for 7 nights half board including flights and transfers (and sole occupancy of a double/twin room). NEW for 2019 is Peru – an exciting 12-day private tour that includes visits to Lima, Arequipa, Chivay, the stunning Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, Cusco and Machu Picchu.

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    Planning a train adventure

    Save 10% on Interrail Global and One Country Passes

    Interrail by National Rail
    about 1 month ago

    If you’re considering a European rail adventure over the coming year, book an Interrail Global Pass or an Interrail One Country Pass by 9 April 2019 and save 10%! The Interrail Global Pass offers you the freedom of 30 European countries, from Portugal to Finland and from Ireland to Turkey. See Europe at your own pace! If you want to explore your favourite country in more depth, choose from the range of 27 different Interrail One Country Passes. When booking, you can select a date to travel at any time within the next 11 months.

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    Star Clippers offer luxury under sail.

    Star Clippers "Special Packages

    Star Clippers
    about 1 month ago

    Star Clippers have a great page on their site called “Special Packages” which is well worth a look.
    Did you know you can also help the crew put up the sails if you like and you can make your own omlette recipes at breakfast ?!!!!
    Feel the wind in your hair and the salty breeze in your face as you sail aboard what feels like your own private yacht.
    Visiting intimate ports often untouched by larger cruise ships and offering passengers the activities, amenities and atmosphere of a private yacht, Star Clippers is recognised as one of the premier speciality cruise lines.

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    Amazing places await

    Veloso expedition cruises brochure

    Veloso Tours
    about 1 month ago

    With 18 years experience, Veloso Tours – Latin America & China Travel Specialists offer an unbeatable choice of expedition cruises in South America.
    You can discover Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands with expert local naturalists or explore the mighty Amazon River in Brazil, Peru or Ecuador aboard luxurious custom-built river ships. Journey to Earth’s last un-spoilt continent in Antarctica or take an invigorating coastal cruise around Tierra del Fuego.
    Cruise through the Chile’s spectacular North Ice Field sailing up close to awe-inspiring glaciers and their brochures are simply amazing.
    They also operates tours to China including cruises on the Yangtze River!

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    Grand Canyon in Oman

    New dates added to Oman tour with One Traveller

    about 1 month ago

    Are you an adventurous solo traveller? By popular demand, our partner One Traveller Holidays have just added some new dates in January/February 2020 for their exciting visit to Oman Land of Frankincense, Fortresses and Lush Oases. During this voyage of discovery you enjoy a traditional dhow cruise, a 4×4 desert dune adventure, visits to forts, canyons, markets, beaches and more. All the time you are accompanied by a carefully selected One Traveller Tour Manager and local guides who are solely there for you and your fellow One Traveller companions.

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    Stunning architecture in Armenia & Georgia

    Save up to £200 on selected Cox & Kings Cultural Tours

    Cox & Kings
    about 1 month ago

    Book a selected expert-led Cox & Kings Arts & Cultural Tour by 31 March and save up to £200. These guided tours include 9-day Albania & Macedonia: Cradle of the Balkans – discovering archaeological and historic sites and spectacular mountain scenery; Armenia & Georgia – Treasures of the Caucasus – a veritable treasure trove of ancient ruins, churches and monasteries; and Jordan: Crusaders, Traders & Raiders. Further afield, visit the temples and treasures of Laos and Cambodia. Prices start from £1,445 pp.

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    Viking offer River and Ocean cruises

    Viking Awards and Offers!

    Viking Cruises UK
    about 1 month ago

    Congratulations to Viking who at the Wave Awards
    were honoured to have won the Favourite River Cruise Line Award in the Passenger Favourites category.
    It’s well worth looking at the site at the moment as there are some very good offers on there.
    They also offer return flights from London and up to 14 regional airports!
    Take a closer look at Viking’s cruises in their free brochures avaiable on the site. And be the first to hear about their special offers and great deals.

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    Cosmos launches its first UK tours - with just £49pp deposit

    about 1 month ago

    As interest in staycations increases, Cosmos has launched a new range of escorted tours to explore the many beautiful UK destinations, including the Scottish Highlands, the Lake District and Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon. Their 6-day Scottish Highland Escape costs from just £570 pp and travels from Edinburgh to Inverness via St Andrews, Pitlochry and Culloden Moor before looping back down to Glasgow via Fort William, Oban and Loch Lomond. Secure this and other UK holidays with just a £49 pp deposit when you book by 31 March 2019.

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    New brochure of accessible holidays

    Enable Holidays launches new brochure of accessible holidays worldwide

    Enable Holidays
    about 1 month ago

    Enable Holidays have just launched their latest brochure of more than 500 accessible holidays at over destinations worldwide. This biggest-ever brochure includes new accessible holidays and adapted tours in South Africa, The Caribbean, the Far East, Australia and South America as well as ever-popular beach destinations and city breaks. Plus, new for 2019, see the section dedicated to ‘Something Different’ offering out-of-the-ordinary experiences ranging from intimate group holidays with built-in excursions to holidays featuring activities such as assisted horse riding, diving, golf, para-gliding, hot air ballooning, wine tasting – and even pilgrimages. View the brochure online or request your printed copy

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    Save 10% on selected 2019 coach tours with Alfa Travel

    Alfa Travel
    about 1 month ago

    Our partner Alfa Travel is offering silver travellers an exclusive 10% discount on all their 2019 coach holidays of 5 days or longer. Many tours to popular UK destinations such as Torquay, Shanklin and Scarborough already cost less than £175 pp for a 5 day holiday including excursions, quality accommodation with breakfast and dinner, and return coach travel to your local pick-up point. Order your brochure or view it online here.

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    The Caribbean awaits

    Noble Caledonia latest offers.

    Noble Caledonia
    about 1 month ago

    Noble Caledonia have a series of wonderful holidays on the Special Offers page of their site where you can save up to £400 pounds.
    These include the Nile, Caribbean, Pacific coast of South America,The Rhine, Japan, South Pacific, The Azores and the Adriatic.
    The vessels they feature generally accommodate between 50 and 150 passengers and offer itineraries for the genuine traveller.

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    Great views from your cabin : image © Markku Inkila

    Great savings plus Brexit Guarantee on 2019 Northern Lights Holidays with The Aurora Zone

    The Aurora Zone
    about 1 month ago

    Our partner The Aurora Zone is offering up to £130 savings pp on selected breaks to hunt for the magical Northern Lights. Their Saariselkä – Glass Igloo Aurora Escape maximises your chances of seeing the lights as you stay in a glass-roofed cabin. You also experience an unforgettable husky safari. Other offers include £100 savings and no single supplements on selected breaks. Book now for your Autumn/Winter 2019 break and enjoy their Brexit Guarantee that prices will stay the same whatever the outcome of Brexit.

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    Ancient Egypt awaits!

    Orbital Travel Nile Cruise offers

    Orbital Travel
    about 1 month ago

    As well as some lovely Croatia, Dalmatian Island cruises Orbital Travel have a great Nile cruise that includes Flights, transfers, 7 nights Full Board on the Orbital Royal Esadora and 12 guided Excursions. All Inclusive is available. Guaranteed middle/upper deck cabin with no supplements.
    There’s also a 14 night Nile /Red Sea option.

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    Explore the World's rivers!

    New 2020 CroisiEurope cruises

    about 1 month ago

    Croisieurope, has launched its brand new 2020 worldwide programme featuring 170 itineraries that take place on 56 ships on 39 waterways in 37 countries.
    The cruise operator has also announced details of an early booking offer of 15% off all 2020 itineraries.
    In 2020 CroisiEurope will offer cruises on the Seine; Garonne & Dordogne; Rhone; Moselle; Loire; Guadiana & Guadalquivir; Po; Douro; Rhine & Danube; Elbe; Mekong; and Lake Kariba in Southern Africa; as well as on the Adriatic and Mediterranean seas and on the French canals.