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  • Late availability and offers-Mexico, Cornwall, Amsterdam & Greece
     

    Late availability and offers-Mexico, Cornwall, Amsterdam & Greece

    A lovely mixed bag this week with something for everyone! 7nts, FIVE-STAR SECRETS, MEXICO, FROM £1,389 PP – SAVE £800 PER COUPLE: DialAFlight (0844 556 6060, www.dialaflight.com) offers savings of £800 per couple at the brand-new Secrets Akumal (pictured) in the heart of the Riviera Maya (opening 1 November 2015). […]

     
     
  • Offers and late availability w/c 30/3/15
     

    Offers and late availability w/c 30/3/15

    If you are very quick you can still use the Matthews Holidays offer below (runs until 31st March) but if you prefer something different keep reading. France (Western Coast). £508 per family per week in peak summer holidays –  ABTA Bonded Tour operator Matthews Family Holidays (01483 285213 www.matthewsfrance.co.uk) has extended an offer […]

     
     
  • Late availability and offers posted w/c 23/3
     

    Late availability and offers posted w/c 23/3

    Ski Holidays W/C  11th April. Mountain Heaven (www.mountainheaven.co.uk  0151 625 1921) are offering selected catered chalets in a number of French resorts for just £299 per person (was £399), including shared transfer from Geneva. Resorts on offer include La Plagne, La Rosiere, La Tania, Les Arcs, Courchevel and Morzine.  Usual […]

     
     
  • Whisky, Shakespeare, Crete, escorted rail, Spain and more!

    The members of the Association of Independent Tour Operators are all specialist companies who provide unusual and stimulating holidays all over Europe (and beyond) for travellers who want to get away from the mainstream, but who still want the security of a bonded tour operator (the ‘bond’ ensures that your money […]

     
     
  • Kylemore Pass, Connemara National Park
     

    Motor your way to Connemara

    Anyone who reads a quality newspaper would know that the stunning landscape of Connemara is synonymous with efforts by Irish Tourism to attract tourists to their country. You’ll see images of Kylemore Abbey and the moss-covered hills surrounding it in just about any brochure. But how many tourists actually make […]

     
     
  • Hunting in Burgundy
     

    Hunting in Burgundy

    Hunting is still very popular in mainland Europe and Eurodestination were recently invited to join a hunt with a difference in Burgundy. As is often the case, the whole thing started with a few drinks and a hearty lunch. An aperitif of Burgundian ratafia was certainly different and led us […]

     
     
  • Booking window for continental rail travel about to open
     

    Booking window for continental rail travel about to open

    The winter booking window, for train travel in France opens at 5am on Thursday 16th October and you will be able to book domestic French trains as well as some European cross border TGV services for the 14th December onwards, including the popular Christmas and New Year periods. Bookings can be […]

     
     
  • The France Show 2015
     

    The France Show 2015

    As you’ve probably gathered, at Eurodestination we’re big fans of our nearest continental neighbour, France. If you want a bit of inspiration or just fancy a day out in the dreary, dark days after Christmas we wholeheartedly recommend a trip to the France Show in London. There’s wine tastings, cookery […]

     
     
  • Rebirth of a ski market?
     

    Rebirth of a ski market?

    News has reached us of a new product launch from a UK company called Footprint Holidays. The company has long had a ski programme based exclusively in the resort of Morzine in France’s Portes du Soleil area but they have just launched a fully catered chalet in the Canadian resort of Whistler. […]

     
     
  • Cruising the Med with MSC
     

    Cruising the Med with MSC

    Travel Editor, David Powell, experiences a Mediterranean fly-cruise on MSC’s luxurious cruise ship Preziosa .. read his review on Eurodestination … ‘Life should be measured in moments, not minutes’ As MSC say … life should be measured in moments, not minutes, and my first moment on Preziosa was just one […]