The Twelve Days of Christmas 2020 Silver Travel Advisor Festive Giveaway!

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Day 12

Star Prize! A fabulous one-week boating getaway in France for up to 4 people in 2021, courtesy of Nicols

Nicols boating holidays

Our Star Prize is a wonderful one-week boating holiday through the waterways of France – no experience necessary! – courtesy of Nicols. The winner will have a comfortable two-cabin boat, suitable for up to four people, making it an ideal way for a social bubble of friends or family to explore the waterways of France in relaxed style. The prize can be taken at any time between April and October 2021, excluding July and August, with start points in Brittany, Burgundy, Canal du Midi, Alsace or Franche Comte.

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Day 11

A two-night stay for two at the Griffin Inn Newquay

Griffin Inn Newquay

A lovely Cornish getaway for two awaits our winner at the Griffin Inn, a family-run hotel and traditional pub-restaurant in the heart of Newquay that’s ideally placed for getting the best from the local beaches. The winner can look forward to a two-night stay in a comfortable double or twin room at any time in 2021 excluding July, August and bank holidays.

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Day 10

A canal boat break with ABC Boat Hire

ABC Boat Hire

A fun short break in 2021 with ABC Boat Hire for 2-4 people, exploring the UK’s inland waterways while relaxing in modern comfort on a purpose-built canal boat. Start from your choice of 16 locations across the UK (excluding March, Gailey, Rugby and Falkirk). It’s the fastest way to enjoy a slower pace of life!

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Day 9

£350 cycling holiday voucher

Cycling holidays

See how far this £350 Mercurio Bike Travel voucher will take you in 2021-2023! Mercurio offers small-group, guided cycling holidays through the most beautiful parts of Europe, following flat cycle paths along rivers such as the Rhine, Danube and Moselle, at a comfortable pace that’s well-suited to over 50s. Upgrades to e-bikes are very popular!

In addition, the winner will receive a festive parcel that includes a cookbook, plug adapter and cuddly toy.

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Day 8

£250 small-ship cruising voucher, whisky & champagne

Hebridean Island Cruises

£250 voucher with luxury small ship specialist Hebridean Island Cruises, towards experiencing the beauty of the Highlands & Islands of Scotland – or beyond – in 2021 or 2022, enjoying the country-house party style on board, fine wine and delicious dining aboard Hebridean Princess.

In addition, to get you in the festive spirit, our winner can also look forward to receiving a bottle of Hebridean Island Cruises blended whisky – produced exclusively for Hebridean Princess – and a bottle of Taittinger Champagne, as served on board the ship.

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Day 7

£300 voucher with Original Cottages

Original Cottages

£300 voucher with Original Cottages towards a UK getaway in 2021. Enjoy a weekend away – or longer – with family or friends in a gorgeous country cottage, a quirky retreat or a cosy place in town – there’s a huge range of properties to choose from. 

In addition, a cookbook, plug adapter and cuddly toy will be winging their way to the winner in time for Christmas (post-willing!).

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Day 6

Here’s to a great Christmas combo – goodies and gin!

Silver Travel Advisor festive prize giveaway

This goody bag from Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines features a cuddly elephant, holdall, bamboo coffee cup and thermal bottle for keeping your drinks hot (or chilled). 

Plus, courtesy of Julia Bradbury’s The Outdoor Guide – the home of Britain’s best walks – our winner will also receive a bottle of Outdoor Guide Gin, made in partnership with The Derbyshire Distillery. It’s an unusual, earthy gin with hints of nettles and mint. There’ll also be a walking notebook, made for The Outdoor Guide from 100% recycled materials. 

Day 5

From orangutans to utopia!

Silver Travel Advisor festive prize giveaway

It’s adorable – this Christmas stocking from Star Clippers features a cute, cuddly orangutan as well as a bottle of Prosecco to get the party started, a credit card holder and a clever hanger to keep your handbag safe. 

Plus courtesy of Singapore Tourism, two copies of the ‘Utopia Symphony’, inspired by Singapore and performed by the London Philharmonic orchestra. It’s the first work inspired by a country that the London Philharmonic Orchestra has recorded. 

Day 4

It’s a cruising Christmas special!

Azamara prizes

In this fluffy luxury bathrobe from Azamara you can almost picture yourself looking out to sea from your private balcony.

Plus there are four brilliant guides giving you the low-down on ports of call you might sail to, from the Canaries and the Caribbean to the Med and the Baltic.

Day 3

Perfect for your next trip, thanks to One Traveller

Silver Travel Advisor festive prize giveaway

A handy washbag for the single traveller plus an umbrella, worldwide adapter, manicure kit, leather goods and stylish Pierre Cardin Pen, from One Traveller. Plus courtesy of Singapore Tourism, two copies of the ‘Utopia Symphony’, inspired by Singapore and performed by the London Philharmonic orchestra. 

Day 2

Feel festive with Viking and Alfa Travel

Viking, Alfa Travel and David Urquhart Travel prizes

There are two prizes to be won today, each featuring cuddly reindeer and kitchen goodies including a mini cookbook, apron and tea towel from Viking. Plus one person will also win a £25 coach holidays voucher for Alfa Travel, and the second winner will have a £25 coach holidays voucher for David Urquhart Travel.

Day 1

Let the festivities begin

Silver Travel Advisor festive prize giveaway

A medley of useful things such as an insulated drinks bottle, a notebook and a mug – plus a rubber duck! – from river-cruising expert  Emerald Waterways. And in addition, a cookbook, plug adapter and cuddly toy.


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See all our prize winners – this month you could join this growing list.

You can also enter our Silver Travel Book Club prize draw this month to win a copy of Haweswater by Sarah Hall, and our Silver Travel Cook Club prize draw to win a copy of My Basque Cuisine: A Love Affair with Spanish Cooking by Ash Mair.

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