Theme Parks: The Bare Necessities in 2017

There are a number of key developments to watch out for in the land of theme parks in 2017, as well as new parks to visit in alternative destinations. We’ve highlighted our four favourites here. Orlando, typically thought of as the home of the theme park, has two big openings this year. Firstly there’s Universal’s much anticipated Volcano Bay. A …

Super Craft Cruises With Cruise And Maritime Voyages

Craft Cruises More and more people are looking to combine their hobbies with a holiday. Whether it’s a yoga retreat, a cycling adventure, a hiking trip or a food and wine tour, we are arranging more and more of these types of themed breaks. So when I read that Cruise And Maritime Voyages are now offering Super Craft cruises I …

Bright Lights, Big City

Bright Lights, Big City - Iceland and New York Twin Centre Holiday

Bright Lights, Big City – Iceland and New York Twin Centre Holiday Discover two of the world’s most fascinating cities on this 6 night holiday to Reykjavik and New York. Staying for 3 nights at the 4* Grand Hotel in Reykjavik – the ideal base to explore this wonderful city. Book a fabulous excursions to see the Northern Lights, explore …

The Finca Trail

Thursday 3rd November 2016 at The Wimbledon Museum, Wimbledon Village. YOU ARE INVITED TO AN EVENING OF WINE AND TRAVEL In conjunction with local wine experts Hannibal Brown, The Travel Trove will be hosting a fun filled evening of wine and travel on Thursday 3rd November in Wimbledon Village and we would be delighted if you would join us. Get …

Japan as seen on TV

Have you been watching Joanna Lumley’s Japan on ITV? If you have been inspired to travel to this captivating country, then we have access to an amazing range of both private and escorted tours that you are sure to love. For example, the 11 day private tour, Wonders Of Japan starts from just £2990 per person and includes airfares, accommodation, …

Top 10 – Food and Drink Holidays

Top 10 Destinations A recent poll by Travel Weekly asked a cross-section of experienced travel consultants and agents to list their top destinations for a number of specific holiday types ranging from Food and Drink to Luxury. Over the coming days we will be counting down the top 10 for each category starting with Food and Drink, so be sure …

Canada! Natures Art Gallery

Canada! Natures Art Gallery Canada is unique for having vibrant urban centres in close proximity to nature. Wander through a forest on the edge of Vancouver’s downtown, pick a mountain to explore from the Calgary Tower or walk the rocky shoreline near Halifax. Example tours – Get in touch for more details or discuss your bespoke package! 13 day Natural …

China Beach

Da Nang, Vietnam Mai Khe Beach was once a hidden gem for those on the backpacker route. Now Mai Khe Beach (China Beach) is home to luxurious resort scene. The postcard-perfect beach location is the ideal setting for long lazy days relaxing by the sea but the location combines ample opportunity for laid-back sightseeing. The World Heritage Sites of Hoi …

Tampa Bay and St Petersburg

Beach City Buzz Basking in the glorious Florida sunshine Tampa Bay will not disappoint with the sheer amount of activities to be enjoyed.  Adventure Island, the Florida Aquarium and the famous Busch Gardens are just a few of the many exciting excursions on your doorstep. Visit the vibrant Latin Quarter in the heart of the city which loves to let …

Antelope Canyon USA

ANTELOPE CANYON, Arizona The USA is a fantastic tourist destination. Thousands enjoy the amazing iconic sights you see on TV in the major cities and theme parks. But for those looking for something a little different the USA offers a wealth of hidden or not so hidden gems… In the heart of Arizona, and the soul of the Navajo Nation, …

Top 10 – European Christmas Markets

Top 10 Destinations – European Christmas Markets Visiting Europe’s very best Christmas Markets is a highlight of any European city break. Roasted chestnuts, Christmas carols, mulled wine and outdoor ice skating are just some of the magical things you’ll encounter at these traditional Christmas markets, as well as a wide variety of crafts, handmade gifts and local foods. Traditional German-style …