Luxury Thailand spa holiday

The X2 Koh Samui Resort is located in a secluded corner of northern Chaweng.  It’s close to, but far enough away from the shops, restaurants and bars of the bustling centre to avoid noise and disturbance.  The resort comprises an attractive cluster of Thai-style buildings and bungalows hidden by gently swaying palms and manicured gardens.   A…

Lisbon city breaks

Our destination of the week is Lisbon.  Easy to get around and lots to see, makes this a perfect city break destination.  A wide range of hotels and apartments here.  The poster shows some examples – but plenty more available in all price ranges.  Just get in touch for more offers

Pousadas of Portugal

Our Destination of the Week is Lisbon.  You can stay here on a city break, visit while on a cruise or visit as part of a tour.  On this tour, you stay in 3 Pousadas – in Lisbon, Viseu and Porto.  Pousadas are a luxury chain of hotels, some of which are in historic or…

Anyone for cricket?

After their recent win against India in the Test Series, England head to the Caribbean in January.  They have three Test matches, One Day Internationals and T20 from the 18th January – 10th March.  Would you like to be there watching?  Cold and rainy Britain or hot and sunny Barbados, Antigua, St. Lucia and Grenada?  Hard choice! Each holiday will be…

Destination of the Week – Barcelona

Want to know what to do in Barcelona before you travel?  I can pre-book any of these trips and more for you Just call or message to book or discuss more tours and activities

New Package Travel Regulations

It’s a bit of a dry read, I’m afraid – but the Package Travel Regulations (PTR) came into effect at the beginning of July.  It affects what you’ve booked.  TBH, this is something I was conscious of and was already doing.

Music Cities USA tour

I did this tour last year and it was excellent.  Includes a trip to the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame in Cleveland – a fascinating look at some of the biggest rock acts of the last 60 or so years.  The Motown Studios in Detroit offer a great way to relive the music of…

Horse-riding holidays

Discover the world on horseback.     Explore a country from a different point of view.  Environmentally friendly!  As well as the holidays shown on the sheet, I can also arrange ranch holidays in the USA.  From resort ranches with pools, spas and sports facilities to working ranch holidays where you can take part in cattle…

Tour of Japan

Japan play Colombia on 19 June in the World Cup.  It’s a great place to holiday – such an interesting and different culture to our own.  For your first visit (at least), I’d recommend a tour where expert local guides will enlighten you on Japanese culture, food and landscape.  We have many Japanese tours available. …

Excursions in Barcelona

If you’re going to Barcelona for the weekend – you don’t want to spend all your time while there deciding what to do and trying to book excursions.  The best thing to do is to book it all in advance, this helps you plan your trip effectively and budget.  The sheet shows some of the…

Cottages, but not as you know them!

Not all holiday cottages in the UK have thatched roofs and roses growing round the door!  Some are quirky and memorable places to spend a short break or longer holiday. 

Malta Holidays

Have a look at this video – Malta is a beautiful island, along with its quieter neighbours Gozo and Comino.  Great place for a holiday – families will love the beaches, couples will love the romance, car hire drivers will love that they drive on the sensible side of the road, those who like loud…