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    The Eden Project in Cornwall

    £15 off Alfa Travel 2018 bookings

    Alfa Travel
    over 2 years ago

    Save £15 when you book a 2018 holiday with Alfa Travel Ltd by 11 August. Their superb Autumn/Spring brochure includes a fabulous 5-day Newquay & Eden Project in Cornwall from just £164 pp including coach travel, 1/2 board hotel accommodation, a full day visit to the Eden Project and a full day excursion to Padstow and Bodmin. Alfa offers convenient local pick-up points across the UK for its coach tours and hotel breaks. Click the red link for terms & conditions of this exclusive offer to Silver Travel Club members, and to view their new brochure online.

    Photo courtesy of David G Steaman on Flickr Creative Commons

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    AmaDolce in Passau

    Special offers on AMAWaterways website

    over 2 years ago

    Have you seen the AmaWaterways website this morning?
    Current promotions include:
    Save up to £500 on selected 2017 itineraries
    No Solo Supplement on 2017/18 itineraries
    Free Flights & Transfers on ALL 2018 itineraries booked before August 31st 2017.

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    New brochure out now

    Ramblers Walking Holidays launch new Cruise &Walk 2018 brochure

    Ramblers Walking Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    As part of their highly successful portfolio of holidays, our partners Ramblers Walking Holidays, the original walking experts, have launched their exciting new Cruise & Walk brochure for 2018. This exciting new brochure showcases new Arctic holidays, and four new long-haul ‘Fly-Cruise’ holidays covering India, the Indian Ocean, South Africa and the Amazon. Their prices include walks and excursions, offering excellent value for money.

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    Sheariings Serenade

    Shearings new river cruise programme

    Shearings Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    Shearings Holidays have recently launched their 2018 River Cruise Programme, as well as their 2017/18 Autumn Winter Brochure, and there are plenty of great holidays to talk about.

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    Great cruises from Star Clippers

    Star Clippers
    over 2 years ago

    Have you been on the Star Clippers website lately?
    Lots of lovely cruises under sail with 5 star luxury and amazing destinations such as The Caribbean, Far East, The Baltic and The Med
    Their three ships are simply beautiful and there are some great offers to be had.

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    The Bay of Islands

    Spend a month in New Zealand with New Zealand Sky

    New Zealand Sky
    over 2 years ago

    Escape the British winter by spending a month in New Zealand with New Zealand Sky. Their 29-night “Length and Breadth of New Zealand Self-Drive” holiday takes you on an exciting adventure through the North and South Islands from just £,2749pp. Explore Auckland, visit the beautiful beaches of the Bay of Islands, take a dip in the thermal pools of Rotorua and go whale watching in Kaikoura. Find out more about this and other New Zealand tours by clicking the red link.

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    Hawkskbill Turtle, Papua New Guinea

    Noble Caledonia' s 2019 "Secrets of Melanesia"

    Noble Caledonia
    over 2 years ago

    Sales are now open for Noble Caledonia’ s 2019 “Secrets of Melanesia” – 21 nights from £11795. A voyage from Fiji to Cairns including Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea aboard their wonderful small ship MS Island Sky. It looks amazing with island hopping to rainforests bursting with a flora and fauna and a mesmerising underwater world of tropical fish and vibrant coral.

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    David Gower will be on board!

    Howzat with Cruise & Maritime Voyages

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages
    over 2 years ago

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages Voyages are extending the appeal of their ‘Medieval Cities & River Seine’ Magellan cruise departure from London – Tilbury 24 October for six nights, with an added Cricket theme.
    CMV has booked many top names from the world of cricket to join the cruise. It includes a strong line up of former England plus past county cricket legends from Essex and Kent. Popular TV prersenter Nick Hancock from They think it’s all over will also be on hand to see fairplay. Fares are from £499pp.

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    Naturist spa pool in Rotterdam

    New Spa & City Breaks with Chalfont

    Chalfont Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    Enjoy a gentle introduction to naturism with a Chalfont Holidays Spa & City Break. Their new offering lets you experience going clothes-free in a continental spa where nudity is the norm, and includes accommodation in a hotel to suit your budget and time spent exploring a city. Destinations include Birmingham, Rotterdam and Berlin.
    Click the red link on the left to find out more about Chalfont Naturist holidays.

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    The Northern Lights await!

    Great Norwegian offers with Hurtigruten

    over 2 years ago

    Whether you’re seeking the Midnight Sun or hunting the Northern Lights, a coastal voyage with Hurtigruten is a fantastic 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.
    Embark on a 12-day Classic Round Voyage or 11-day Voyage of Discovery and the company will give you 2650 NOK (£250) on board credit per person.
    Book a 7-day Classic Voyage North or 6-day Classic Voyage South and you’ll receive 1050 NOK (£100) on board credit per person. Put this credit towards any purchase on board – be it a cabin upgrade, excursions, a la carte menu items, or souvenirs from the gift store.

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    Free Safari

    Somak Holidays Kenya Beach & Free Safari from £1195

    Somak Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    Book a 7-night Kenya Beach holiday with Somak Holidays and get a free 1-night Safari during your stay. Costing from just £1195 pp this holiday includes accommodation at the All-Inclusive Sandies Tropical Village on the white sand shore of Malinda. Facilities include a Latin dance course, watersports, archery, windsurfing, or you can just relax on the beach or by the pool. Alternatively, upgrade to the Diamonds Dream of Africa for £155 pp. Ring 020 8423 3000 or click on the red link for details of Somak’s other current offers and a link to their website.

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    Save £80 on Solos Holidays Nepalese Wonders discovery tour this November

    Solos Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    Single travellers can save £80 off a Solos Holidays Nepalese Wonders Discovery tour this November. This fabulous 12-night tour travels from Kathmandu through UNESCO’s Chitwan National Park to Rupakot with stunning views of the Himalayas. Take an optional flight over Everest, spot Bengal tigers and rhino, go on a boat ride across Phewa lake, attend a traditional Hindu Aarati ceremony on the banks of the Bagmati River, and much more, all in the company of like-minded solo travellers. Now £2679, leaving 2 November 2017.

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    It's a Saga mystery!

    Saga mystery cruise!

    over 2 years ago

    It’s time to grab your detective hat because on MS Johannes Brahms M is for Mystery!
    Saga Holidays All-inclusive mystery river cruise features 8 surprise ports (incl. 3 maiden calls) & 5 tours.
    Guests need to put on their detective hat because the only information they receive before boarding MS Johannes Brahms is that their flight takes off from Heathrow Airport.
    The guests do not know which country, river or destination they will call into each day.

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    MSC Meraviglia

    MSC Cruises shoreside activities

    MSC Cruises
    over 2 years ago

    MSC Cruises has unveiled its comprehensive range of shoreside activities and services for guests of MSC Meraviglia. 19 additional Mediterranean shore excursions have been added to an already extensive range, including five exclusive tours especially designed for guests aboard
    MSC Meraviglia
    The company is debuting a Port Info service, a complimentary assistance service that will allow guests to discover and explore more of each destination with expert advice and information.

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    The Dolomites

    Explore the Dolomites with Inghams Italy

    Inghams Italy
    over 2 years ago

    Visit the Dolomites, one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in the world, with Inghams Italy. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site, these towering peaks form a backdrop for delightful villages and lakes. Stay in the Tyrolean-style village of Selva, in the heart of the Gardena Valley, and enjoy walking through stunning scenery. Take day trips to visit Venice, tour the amazing earth pyramids and see the WW1 trenches on the Italian Front. Prices from just £858 pp.

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    Magnificent Orkney

    Discover Orkney & Shetlands' ancient history with Brightwater Holidays

    Brightwater Holidays
    over 2 years ago

    Why not try something completely different for your next holiday? Brightwater Holidays’ Archaeology Tours include “An Archaeologist’s view of Orkney and Shetland”, “Malta’s Archaeological Heritage” and a chance to discover Denmark and Sweden’s ancient history. These fascinating tours let you explore a roster of remarkable sites on carefully curated itineraries. Other locations include Albania and Bulgaria. Prices start from £795 pp.

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    Canal Boat

    30% off ABC Boat Hire Canal Boat Bookings

    ABC Boat Hire
    over 2 years ago

    Fancy lazing about on the river? Get a 30% discount on canal boats booked from ABC Boat Hire for 2017 from their Gayton Marina in Northamptonshire. Discounted prices start from £363 plus fuel deposit of £50 for 3 nights on a 4-berth canal boat booked by 31 July 2017. Call 020 7752 0000 or click on the red ABC Boat Hire link for details of other offers.

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    Azamara has lovely small ships

    Discover Alaska with Azamara

    Azamara Club Cruises
    over 2 years ago

    Now you can join Azamara Club Cruises’ maiden voyages to Alaska, America’s 49th state and one of its most scenic frontiers. See stunning fjords, calving glaciers, and wildlife including whales, eagles and bears.
    The company has an immersive approach to travel, with small-group opportunities to meet local people, learn native traditions, and experience the region’s history as a rough and rugged explorers’ outpost.
    They are offering three itineraries (two 10-day and one 8-day) between the peak sailing season of late May to early September. Pick one, or better yet, join back-to-back voyages for an eye-opening, mind-expanding adventure.

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    MV Columbus

    Buy One get One Free

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages
    over 2 years ago

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) BOGOF (Buy one get one free) deals on 60 of the 93 departures in 2018 has been extended for another month, until the end of July this year.
    This means the first person will pay the full fare and the second person sharing will go for free. BOGOF will now apply to 60 of the 2018 departures on board Columbus, Magellan, Marco Polo and Astoria.
    Columbus 30 May 2018, at Whitsun, cruises to the Norwegian fjords for seven nights from London – Tilbury

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    MV Brabant

    New Fred Olsen River Cruises

    Fred Olsen
    over 2 years ago

    Hot on the heels of the successful launch of its 2018 cruise programme by river boat in May this year, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has announced its five most popular sailings from a selection of 33 holidays, departing from April to October 2018.
    The itineraries are all offered on board the stylish and smaller-scaled 156-guest river cruise boat Brabant, and include scenic sailing opportunities through the heart of Europe’s most stunning waterways and rivers, on durations ranging from five to ten nights.