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1/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

I do not recommend this company

We booked a holiday with HF Holidays. After paying in full, we had to cancel 10 days in advance due to serious illness. They

HF Holidays

5/5

Europe

Naturetrek’s ‘Go Slow in Tuscany’ – mainly wildlife but food, wine and culture were important part of this slower paced holiday

We chose this holiday as we’d never been to Tuscany before but we had been on one Naturetrek trip so we knew it would
3/5

Europe

Winter Wonderland – Swiss Glacier Express

My friend and I decided that to break up a dreary January we would take a trip to Austria and take a ride on
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Hoburne Bashley

Great Location, super warm pool, sauna, steam, very clean, friendly helpful staff, handy shop on site, nice restaurant….
5/5

Africa

Amazing holiday

This hotel was one of the best I have ever stayed in. The food was absolutely stunning and the staff were delightful. I would
5/5

Europe

A long-awaited return to France – our best holiday of 2023!

Before my retirement from teaching in 2011, our summer holidays were always spent in France. Since then we’ve been travelling much further afield, but
4/5

Europe

cruise to Iceland and the Faroes

Iceland and the Faroes both have stunning scenery and a very clean. Lots of interesting tours to take whatever your interests. Bolette is a

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

5/5

Europe

THE BEST

Druro river Cruise with Viking holidays. 21-28 May 2024 This was definitely one of the best river cruises we have done., along the river
5/5

Antarctic, Europe

FJ0RD MAGIC

WE SAILED FR0M TILBURY T0 VISIT AMSTERDAM 0N THE WAY T0 N0RWAY. WE THEN VISITED BERGEN, FLAM AND STAVANGER . FLAM WAS THE HIGHLIGHT
5/5

Caribbean

Expectations exceeded

You know when you have a preconception of a bucket list adventure something you have always wanted to do and never quite got round
5/5

Europe

Another great cruise with AmaWaterways

This was our fourth cruise on European waterways with AmaWaterways and, pleased to say, it (again) lived up to our expectations. Readers can see

AmaWaterways

5/5

Europe

Five stars for Balmoral

This was my first time cruising with Fred Olsen and I could immediately see why ‘Fred’ has such a loyal customer base. Pre departure

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Destination

2/5

North America

Eastern Canada with Jonview – a trip too far!

We recently returned from this 8 day trip and it is the first time we have ever paid to come back a day early
5/5

Europe

City break with hand luggage only

We have always watched on enviously at the baggage carousel as those with ‘hand luggage only’ flights stride straight for the airport exit with
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Portmeirion

Went to Portmeirion for a couple of days to see the village and stay in the Portmeirion Hotel. Fabulous experience, fabulous atmosphere, everything was
5/5

Europe

Good advice for visitors to Rome

Hubby pulled another rabbit out of the hat – & whisked us off to Rome (for a romantic break; Wedding Anniversary treat). Lots of
5/5

Asia

Destinations

Fourteen months ago I booked in with Silver Travel at the Destinations Holiday show for Japan and Cherry Blossom Time April 2024. Now it

Just You

5/5

Asia

Vietnam, we will return

We’ve just come back from two weeks in Vietnam. A country I’ve always wanted to visit and it didn’t disappoint. We had four bases

Accommodation

3/5

Asia

A good location near Tashkent airport

The 50-room Green Park Hotel was home for two nights at the beginning of our Central Asia tour. Located in the Yakkasarai district of
5/5

Europe

Too good to be an hotel

“This is not an hotel,” said Paula when we arrived. Indeed it isn’t. Coimbra Ameias would put many anhotel to shame, not to mention
5/5

Europe

Relaxing and well located resort

Apart from the weather, our holiday was made complete by the Domes Lake Algarve resort. Its excellent location near from Faro airport meant we
3/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Premier Inn, Winchester – ok apart from shortage of teabags and a very thick duvet

There are no photos with this review. Most Premier Inns look the same and this one wasn’t in a picturesque environment so I didn’t
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Recently refurbished Pub with rooms at Robin Hoods Bay

We decided to take a quick trip up to Robin Hood’s bay this weekend and booked the Grosvenor hotel in Robin Hood’s Bay North
4/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Travelodge London Excel

Situated 3 minutes walk from Royal Albert DLR station the hotel is convenient for the Excel London and London City Airport. Check in was
3/5

Asia

Turkish Airlines – Still not the best and not the worst

Our rule is simple: flights over five hours mean business class. However, on a recent trip to Central Asia, flying via Istanbul, only one
2/5

Europe

BA – Being unable to check-in online for our return journey has put me off flying BA in future

On our recent holiday to Tuscany we flew BA from Heathrow to Pisa.. We prefer flying from Gatwick – coming from Kent it’s much
4/5

Africa

A reasonable experience with BA until . . .

On recent travels we’ve experienced early morning flights requiring expensive overnight stays, lengthy connections in Istanbul with Turkish Airlines, and lost luggage with TAP.
3/5

Europe

Poor online check in spoiled an otherwise good experience

We chose to fly Air Malta from Heathrow rather than British Airways from Gatwick as it was more convenient, but on having seen the
4/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Aer Lingus

When traveling to the UK this spring from Canada I looked at all the options and decided to try Aer Lingus. At the time
3/5

Europe

Turkish Airlines – not the best but not the worst

We flew Turkish Airlines from London Heathrow Terminal 2 to the Azerbaijan capital, Baku, via Istanbul. Checking in online 24 hours beforehand, gives you

Things to do

5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

‘Kiss Me, Kate’ at The Barbican was brilliant – I’m still singing the songs

Last week I went with my adult son to see this new adaptation of Cole Porter’s musical – a show within a show based
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Stunning Beach

After a few days exploring beaches in the vicinity, we popped into the Visitor’s Centre in St. David’s to get some advice on which
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways

The Welsh Highland Railway is the UK’s longest heritage line and runs for 25 miles from Porthmadog, through the stunning Aberglaslyn Pass, past the
4/5

North America

The Art of Banksy Without Limits

My sister and I took in The Art of Banksy Without Limits exhibit in London, Ontario a couple of months ago. It has proven
5/5

United Kingdom & Ireland

Ironbridge – Timeline Event

Timeline Events bring heritage and photography together to recreate scenes from a past era. I’m an amateur who loves taking photographs and these events
5/5

North America

Something Rotten

The hit musical, Something Rotten, is making a big splash at the Stratford Festival this season (2024) and with good reason. I was able

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