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    Viva Verdi! Viva Verona!

    A night at the Opera and more with Jules Verne

    Jules Verne
    over 2 years ago

    Enjoy opera and fine Italian dining with Jules Verne Travel. Their 7-night Viva Verdi! Viva Verona! limited edition tour includes opera at the Verona Arena, food tasting in Parma, dinner at a villa and a private villa reception. Walking tours include a visit to a violin workshop and views of the homes of star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. July/August 2017 departures. 3 nights in the 4* Palace Hotel Maria Luigia,Parma and 4 nights in the Villa Michelangelo, Vicenza. Costs from £1595.

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    Honfleur harbour

    SAVE £500pp on last minute sailings with AMAWaterways

    AMAWaterways
    over 2 years ago

    AmaWaterways, are currently offering future guests the chance to SAVE £500pp on last minute sailings along the French rivers this summer. This is a perfect opportunity for travellers to discover the breath-taking beauty and riches that are found along the Garonne, Dordogne, Seine and Rhône rivers – and all just a quick flight from home.
    Taste of Bordeaux sailings follow a route along the Garonne River and its surrounding estuaries.
    Their Paris & Normandy sailing, travels along the Seine River and their Rhône & Provence sailings are quite simply a food and wine lovers paradise.

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    Washington's Jefferson Memorial

    Celebrate Independence Day with American Sky

    American Sky
    almost 3 years ago

    Celebrate American Independence Day with American Sky’s fabulous 13-night “America’s Heritage – Independent Rail Tour”. This fascinating trip takes you from Boston to Washington DC, calling in at New York, Philadelphia, home to Independence National Park with the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and Virginia’s colonial capital of Williamsburg. From just £2,169 pp including flights, rail travel and accommodation.

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    Dongdaemun Market, Seoul

    Explore South Korea with Selective Asia

    Selective Asia
    almost 3 years ago

    Explore South Korea with Selective Asia. This underexplored slice of Asia offers historic temples, mist-clad mountains, tranquil rice paddies and vibrant, neon-lit cities. Tours include 8-day Compact South Korea or you can create your own tailor-made itinerary. The neon lights of Seoul sit alongside equally dazzling, meticulously restored palaces, while in the fishing villages, wooden hanok houses, serene rice paddies and islands, life continues untouched by modern times.

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    The MPS Da Vinci

    Shearings river cruise offers

    Shearings Holidays
    almost 3 years ago

    Shearings Holidays have some great offers with The MPS Da Vinci one of the most elegant and luxurious river cruise vessels in Western Europe. It’s designed along the lines of a splendid yacht, with dark wood and sumptuous textile and leather furniture. The beautifully designed lounge has an open fireplace to keep you warm, and the on-board gym features a relaxing sauna and Turkish bath.
    She cruises on the Danube, the Main, the Rhine and the Waterways of Holland. Cruises include transfers by coach, air, or Eurostar, delicious meals on board the ship, river views from every cabin, an on-board entertainment programme and days out in some of the most delightful places in Europe.

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    Holland America Line's ms Prinsendam

    Holland America Line's ms Prinsendam to return to Europe

    Holland America Line
    almost 3 years ago

    In the summer of 2018, Holland America Line’s ms Prinsendam will return to Europe, offering 13 unique voyages throughout Northern Europe, the Mediterranean Sea and across the Atlantic Ocean.
    Incuding a Kiel Canal transit, circumnavigations of Britain and Ireland and journeys to the Arctic Circle and Spitsbergen. Plus, they’re introducing some fascinating new itineraries.
    Book early and receive £400 air credit, prepaid gratuities (hotel service charges) and up to US$1200 onboard spending money per stateroom!

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    Star Clippers now visit Cuba and the Caribbean

    Star Clippers
    almost 3 years ago

    Star Clippers Caribbean cruises now sometimes include visits to Cuba, but they do also have a range of Cuba cruises that you may want to take a look at in order to explore this part of the world even more.
    Their site is always worth looking at for offers and the mouthwatering destinations especially visiting them under the magic of sail!

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    Fred Olsen's Around the World Cruise

    Fred Olsen Around the World Cruise

    Fred Olsen
    almost 3 years ago

    Guests have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to celebrate the New Year in style on a Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Around the World’ sailing in 2018/19. Fred. Olsen ‘Around the World 2018/19 with Sydney at New Year’ brochure, launched this week, showcases Black Watch’s most impressive cruise – a 107-night global exploration departing from Southampton in November 2018.
    Guests have the chance to experience the blissful paradise islands of the French Polynesia over the festive period, before Black Watch berths in Sydney Harbour, with a view of the bridge, just in time for New Year’s Eve, the fireworks and, of course, the arrival of 2019.

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    Cricket St. Thomas Hotel

    Save £50 on selected Warner's 3,4 & 7 night breaks this summer

    Warner Leisure Hotels
    almost 3 years ago

    Save an extra £50 off selected July and August 2017 3, 4 and 7 night breaks, with Warner Leisure Hotels and get a FREE room upgrade to a Signature room or Premier chalet. Warner has hotels and villages in some of the UK’s most picturesque and historic areas, and with a huge range of activities, mouth-watering menus, and live shows and entertainment every night, a Warner break has it all. Plus it’s all just for grown-ups. Hurry, offer ends Monday 17 July 2017. Find out about their Privilege Holiday Club by clicking on the red “Warner Leisure Hotels”

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    Stylish Rome city-centre apartment

    Use Scertified Stays to book your next holiday apartment with confidence

    Scertified Stays
    almost 3 years ago

    Take a look at Scertified Stays when you next want to book a holiday apartment in Europe or the USA. They inspect every one of the apartments featured on their site against up to 70 criteria that matter to active senior travellers, with safety, comfort and noise levels featuring high on their agenda. City centre options include this splendid apartment in Rome, located near the famed Spanish Steps, or this stylish home in Saint-Germain-des-Près, Paris.

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    HIdden treasures of Burma

    Save up to £500 per couple on Wendy Wu 2018 Asia tours

    Wendy Wu
    almost 3 years ago

    Save up to £500 per couple when you book early for Wendy Wu Tours UK 2018 Asia trips. Popular tours include the 10 days “China Experience” from £1,790 pp, “Vietnam Impressions” from £2,043 pp, “A Week in Japan” from £3,190 pp and “Hidden Treasures of Burma” from £3,490 pp. Take a browse through their beautiful brochure and be inspired.

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    Self-guided UK walk in stunning scenery

    HF Holidays HALF PRICE Summer Sale now on!

    HF Holidays
    almost 3 years ago

    Save up to 50% on UK self-guided walking breaks with HF Holidays SUMMER SALE, starting today. Voted Best Activity Tour Operator in our 2017 awards, the company is offering 250 half-price rooms on 3, 4 and 7-night UK self-guided walking breaks. But hurry, these offers won’t last long so book today to avoid disappointment.

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    Viking’s third 930-guest ocean ship, Viking Sky.

    New Viking Northern Lights cruise

    Viking Cruises
    almost 3 years ago

    Viking Cruises UK have announced a new ocean cruise itinerary that will allow guests the rare opportunity to explore the far north in Norway’s winter, during a peak period for aurora borealis sightings.
    Sailing between London and Bergen starting in January 2019 and called In Search of the Northern Lights sailing on Viking’s third 930-guest ocean ship, Viking Sky.
    On the 13-day itinerary, guests will be able to immerse themselves in the rich culture of northern Europe, visiting seven destinations – with overnights in Tromsø, Alta and Bergen and a complimentary excursion in each port.

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    Cabin in leafy woodland

    15% off Forest Holidays breaks taken before 31 October 2017

    Forest Holidays
    almost 3 years ago

    Enjoy 15 % off Forest Holidays breaks taken before 31 October 2017. This offer celebrates their winning our BEST Self-Catering Accommodation award for the second consecutive year. Unwind in your cabin in leafy surroundings, take a walk or cycle through woodland and end the day soaking in your private hot tub. Suitable for couples, familes and friends, and you can even take your dog. Click on the red Forest Holidays link for more details and promotional code.

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    You are in safe hands

    8-day Culinary Delights of the Golden Triangle from just £550 pp.

    Simply India Holidays by Somak
    almost 3 years ago

    If you fancy visiting India but are not sure where to start, let Somak Holidays’ Simply India Holidays experts customise your ideal tour, whether it’s culture, wildlife or beaches. Alternatively, choose a ready-made trip such as the 8-day Culinary Delights of the Golden Triangle from just £550 pp. including a 2-hour train ride from Delhi to Agra, or 6-days Glimpses of Kerala from just £525 pp.

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    MSC Fantasia in Doha

    MSC cruises great offers page

    MSC Cruises
    almost 3 years ago

    The winner (and partner) of our June Prize Draw will be taking their MSC Cruises cruise in November 2017 on board either MSC Meraviglia or MSC Seaview,
    However MSC Fantasia is an amazing ship too. The company’s website now has a “Cruise Deals” page with five different types of offers from “Deals of the Week” to last minute cruises and UK departures.

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    Rhine River odyssey

    Tauck's River Cruise Website page

    Tauck
    almost 3 years ago
    TAUCK UK’s River Cruising page on their site is very good. It has sound advice and great 360 degree interior views of ships and some wonderful destinations.

    Italy to the Netherlands – Rhine Enchantment, Milan to Amsterdam for example looks very good.
    A journey between Italy’s fashion capital, Milan, and inimitable Amsterdam on their new Rhine River odyssey including a 7-night cruise aboard ms Grace or ms Inspire, hotel stays in Amsterdam and Milan plus a private boat ride on Lake Como and more!

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    Garmisch views

    Save £100 off cycle tours in Germany with Bspoke Tours

    Bspoke Tours
    almost 3 years ago

    Book a July, August or September departure by the end of June and enjoy £100 off a fabulous leisurely cycling holiday through Germany with Bspoke Tours. Enjoy stunning snow-capped peaks, rolling green meadows and crystal clear lakes, stopping off in sun-filled beer gardens along the way!

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    A-Rosa ships are eyecatching!

    Shearings partner with A-ROSA cruises to offer 12 all-inclusive tours

    Shearings
    almost 3 years ago

    Shearings Holidays have a new 2018 River Cruise brochure featuring 21 new itineraries.
    The Company has partnered with A-ROSA cruises to offer 12 all-inclusive tours on-board five premium A-ROSA ships, sailing along the Rhine, Moselle, Danube, Dutch & Belgian Waterways, Seine and Rhone.
    The new selection of lifestyle cruises offer intimate and relaxing holiday experiences, and includes an 8-day ‘Dutch Delights & Charms of Flanders’ cruise, from £1589pp, a 10-day ‘Romance on the Rhine & Moselle’ sailing from £1089pp and a 10-day ‘Provencal Rhone & the Camargue’ cruise from £1409pp.

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    Catalonian Coastline

    Save £104 on a Solos Holidays Sun Plus break in Catalonia

    Solos Holidays
    almost 3 years ago

    Solos Holidays’ latest special offers for mature single travelers includes £104 savings on their new Sun Plus holiday in Catalonia. 7-nights from £1,055 w/b 16 September includes half board accommodation in the beautiful beach resort of Calella, a sailing trip in the Mediterranean, a guided walking tour of Barcelona and wine tasting in a vineyard.