This tour combines the imposing scenery of North Wales, amidst the valleys and hillsides, with the vibrant life of Chester. There will be a special Welsh Evening when you will be able to enjoy the gentle strings of the Harp during dinner and the Cymau Male Choir.
Our Christmas in Cheltenham tour offers the best of a traditional Christmas, with a traditional lunch followed by Christmas cake and evening entertainment on Christmas Day. We will also head to the Wyvern Theatre on Christmas Eve for a wonderful afternoon performance of Dick Wittington.
Escape tradition and retreat to Cornwall this Christmas to celebrate in the coastal sanctuary of Newquay. The stylish Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa is the perfect haven to cosy up, relax and unwind. Expect jaw-dropping ocean views, fabulous food and festive entertainment to enjoy the season, Cornish style.
Created in Menton in 1934, the Lemon Festival is a unique event in the world. Locals use citrus fruit to create huge exhibitions and statues in dazzling yellow and orange shades. Some can reaching heights of 10 metres and more. Now in its 83rd year the results are truly extraordinary.
Welcome back to 1945! The experience starts soon as we get to the hotel where we are warmly welcomed by the Army & RAF, who'll be treating us all to tea & scones. We'll also be enjoying time in Llandudno, a trip though the picturesque Snowdonia National Park and much more.
In a lochside setting at the foot of the dramatic Glencoe, with its roaring log fires and peaceful surroundings the Ballachulish hotel is a real highland gem. Highlights of our trip include Fort William, Oban, the village of Callander, a cruise on the Caledonian Canal and much more.
The Lake District is thought to be one of the most picturesque regions within the UK. During our visit we have included many exciting excursions, including entrance to Beatrix Potter World, and a cruise on Lake Windermere. We will also visit Keswick in the Northern Lakes, and the village of Coniston.
Journey to Giverny to visit the beautiful gardens of Claude Monet, where you can admire some of the most iconic sights in the whole of France. Our tour also includes Chateau de Vendeuvre, a stunning castle in Normandy, which will be hosting its annual tulip festival.
Aboard MV Esmeralda, our Dutch Bulbfields Cruise includes visits to Enkhuizen one of the largest Marina's in the Netherlands, Hoorn, birthplace of explore Willem Shouten and the capital city of Amsterdam. We have also included entrance to the world famous Keukenhof Gardens.
Little villages, lush green meadows, rich farmlands and sandy heathlands depicted by the famous painters Constable and Gainsborough. A charming and nostalgic holiday with visits to Dickens' town of Bury St Edmunds, the delightful East Anglian countryside and, as a nice contrast, the 'Essex Sunshine Coast'.
Jersey, 48 square miles of beautiful island, set in the bay of St Michael just fourteen miles from the French coast. A unique combination of continental atmosphere without the worry of language problems. A blend of secluded coves, small fishing harbours, beautiful beaches and towering cliffs, Jersey has a host of attractions for your enjoyment with the bonus of excellent weather.
Cornwall has such a lot to offer, from fishing villages, manor houses and gardens to rainforests, shipwrecks and Cornish cyder…our suggested itinerary below includes them all, and a visit to the county town of Truro! Explore from our base at the popular seaside resort of Newquay.