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Relaxing Holidays in Sydney, Cape Town, Venice and Alaska this Winter


Just because you are a little older now does not mean that you must stop having fun, enjoying an adrenaline rush and be happy to sit at home with your pipe and slippers, far from it!



Whether you are looking to search for bears & other wild animals, sample some delightful wines in Cape Town or just relax on a cruise you are sure to find something amazing when taking part in any one of the activities below:



Orient Express



With over 30 years of history on this romantic train ride there is much to be seen and enjoyed along the way. When you arrive in Venice you will be blown away by the amazing train ride you have been on, the wonderful places that you have seen along the way and the delightful place that you have just arrived in. If you are looking to round off your luxurious trip with a bang then consider staying at the Hotel Cipriani. You can book a complete package that includes an overnight full board stay on the Orient Express from London to Venice, two nights at the Hotel Cipriani, flights back to London, transfers and much more. Prices start from around £3,000 per person and further information can be found on www.vsoe.com



Cruise Alaska



Embarking on the cruise ship in either Seattle or Vancouver you will be ready to take the trip of a lifetime. While standing safe on the deck of your ship you will be so close to the glaciers that you can actually feel their crisp coolness on your skin and your breath. There are some amazing excursions available including trips to spots bears
and helicopter rides that allow you to explore some of the places that are almost impenetrable to man on foot. You will be able to enjoy your lovely cruise ship while taking in the amazing sights on offer. You can currently book a nine night package of flights & cruise starting from around £1,600 per person. Visit www.hollandamerica.co.uk for more information. This price includes return flights from London to Vancouver, hotel night prior to departure, transfers and seven nights on the cruise ship with a full board meal and drinks package.



Rocky Mountains



A trip on the Rocky Mountaineer train is one that will stay with you forever. This train runs through the Canadian Rocky Mountains located between Vancouver and Calgary and offers truly breath taking scenery. The staff on board this train are fantastic, so eager to please and it feels like they really do love the job that they have. The overnight stays are relaxing and enjoyable allowing you to travel to the next destination revitalised and ready for a days exploration. An 11 day Rocky Mountain tour will cost around £2,500 during April, per person, but this includes return flights to Vancouver and back from Calgary, nine nights accommodation, two days aboard the Rocky Mountaineer, transfers, excursions, a selection of your meals, a tour manager, a VIP home departure service and some of the best service on board a train ever found. Further details can be found by visiting www.titantravel.co.uk.



Ayers Rock



Australia really is the ultimate holiday destination with many people spending years dreaming about travelling there before being able to afford such an amazing trip. Ayers Rock is one of the delightful locations that helps to make Australia quite as desirable as it is. Viewing Ayers Rock at sunset or sunrise is simply amazing and a real must see for anyone staying in Australia. While the rock itself and the local area is fairly quiet this is a wonderfully relaxing holiday destination that will stun you with its brilliant beauty. A 14 night holiday in Australia, with flights, transfers, four star accommodation for six nights in Sydney, two nights in Ayers Rock, one night in Brisbane and five nights in Hamilton Island will set you back around £3,500 per person. Further details can be found by visiting www.bridgeandwickers.co.uk.



Table Mountain



South Africa really does have it all. With it's delicious food & wine, wonderful beaches, amazing wildlife and breathtaking scenery there should be something here for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are looking to go out on safari or just relax with good food, good wine and lovely company then this is the place for you. You can get a 14 night self drive trip, including Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route from around £2,500 per person during winter. This includes car hire, flights, bed & breakfast in some lovely hotels & guesthouses, some of your meals and park fees. For more information visit www.expertafrica.com


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