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The world is yours with Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express

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No more worrying about the hotel before you get there – Holiday Inn delivers quality accommodation you’ll recommend to anyone who’ll listen.

You’ll be treated to dependable, affordable accommodation worldwide. Whether for business or pleasure, their award-winning service and fabulous facilities will make you never want to leave.

Enjoy a world within your reach with their incredibly generous offers, discounts and advice – making sure you don’t get left behind.

So here’s your excuse to get away:

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Tee off around the world with Destination Golf

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Enjoy a taste of luxury with your golf

Do you want to experience the best round of golf imaginable? Now you can. No fuss, no exceptions, no compromise.
Destination Golf have turned playing golf into a luxury holiday. With their tailored packages and spectacular locations, you can now feel like a superstar every time you tee off.
Play golf to the stunning backdrops of South Africa, Florida or the USA at large and see how your game improves.
And when you’re safe in the knowledge that you always have a sensational hotel, dinner, activity or night out to look forward to, winning or losing won’t even matter.
Their destination specialists are dedicated to customising a holiday that is focused purely on your needs. Do you have a special occasion coming up? Do you want to treat a loved one to something special? Or maybe enjoy the company of friends on the course?
Whatever you expect from a (golfing) holiday, Destination Golf will deliver a hole-in-one every time. Cheesy maybe, but true.
Thousands of satisfied customers return year after year to enjoy a luxurious choice of jaw-dropping hotels and hand-picked courses. And as you can even tag on extra activities, travel options and special extras, you can make either the golf or the holiday that little bit more special.
Whether you’re a pro, an amateur or you fancy an unforgettable holiday with a difference, feel like a celebrity and tee off in style.
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Experience Nottinghamshire

IN NOTTS THEY LOVE TO WELCOME YOU WITH OPEN ARMS

Come and explore their friendly county, and create new memories as you discover their rich tapestry of legends, outdoor adventures, local life, culture and sport.

Discover infamous legends, from Robin Hood to literary heroes such as Lord Byron and D.H. Lawrence, and create your own legendary tales inspired by fresh country air, friendly people and exciting events in the county of Nottinghamshire.

Escape with a city break in their buzzing capital Nottingham, and soak up the culture of our creative theatres, art galleries and attractions, and exceptional nightlife and shopping. Enjoy the convenience of a quality city centre hotel, perfect as a base for your Nottingham adventure.

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Swanage & Purbeck

Swanage & Purbeck lies on the south coast of Dorset and offers stunning coastal and country scenery. Visitors can enjoy the Blue Flag sandy beach at the traditional Victorian resort of Swanage or the more rugged beach at Studland; walking along the South West Coast Path gives breath-taking views over the coastline. The area is also the eastern gateway to the Jurassic Coast – Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are key features of the World Heritage Site.

Durlston Country Park is a perfect place to appreciate the area’s rich wildlife as is Wareham Forest, where the Sika Cycle Trail offers a safe off-road cycling environment. Purbeck also has a wealth of family attractions including Monkey World and The Tank Museum and was the inspiration for many of Enid Blyton’s novels.

Visit North Norfolk

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Visit North Norfolk – North Norfolk is known for its ever-changing coastline and dramatic skies. Much of the coastline is designated an area of outstanding natural beauty and is internationally known for its wildlife.

From Holkham Bay with its pine-fringed beach in the West to Happisburgh and Sea Palling in the Easty, North Norfolk’s coastline has something to offer everyone.

An area set apart in its location and character, North Norfolk is found at the farthest eastern reaches of England.

A good road network connects it to Britain’s motorways, and there are rail and coach links from most parts of the country. Trains run on the Bittern Line from Norwich to Sheringham, passing through Wroxham, North Walsham and Cromer on the way. Norwich Airport is within easy reach.

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Poole Tourism

With a unique mixture of fascinating history, a bustling quay and stunning beaches including Britain’s best beach, Sandbanks, a visit to Poole is a must in 2013. Poole’s stunning natural harbour and striking peninsula is the largest in Europe, providing the perfect location for watersports. The superb environment is rivalled only by its spectacular summer events programme, top attractions and a great dining scene.

Poole Quay provides a great base to just sit back and watch the visiting tall ships, luxury sunseekers and fishing vessels. Enjoy the views across Poole Harbour with one of the many harbour cruises available or set sail for the National Trust’s Brownsea Island. You will find a variety of fine dining restaurants and a selection of top quality pubs and cafes both on and surrounding Poole Quay.

Poole is a town rich in history and has a beautiful Old Town to explore. Use the cockle trail leaflet available from Poole Welcome Centre to find out more about this area. To experience the towns unique and colourful past make sure you visit Poole Museum (free entry) close to the quayside.

2013 plays host to Wave 105.2FM Summertime in the South spectacular events programme, visit Poole Tourism for further information.

Exciting events, a bustling quayside, exhilarating watersports and a stunning beach to rival any abroad, Poole is the perfect location for your holiday!

Puma Hotels

Book Early with Puma Hotels and save up to 30%!

Puma Hotels’ Collection is the new British hotel group with 21 unique four star hotels across the UK. What makes Puma Hotels different is that they’re all – well, different.

From Stratford-upon-Avon to Stirling, Torquay to Troon near Glasgow, Cardiff to County Durham, Puma Hotels give you an authentic experience of Britain’s unique and diverse landscapes, towns cities and coastline. And whichever you choose, you can be sure of a warm welcome and attentive service from our friendly, professional team.

With the Puma Hotels’ Collection, you can choose the perfect atmosphere and ambience for your break, as well as the ideal location. Many of their hotels date back hundreds of years; a number were built in the Georgian and Victorian eras, while others are products of their own times. Each hotel has its own distinctive identity and architecture. Between them, their 21 4 star hotels have over 2,800 bedrooms and all have free WiFi.

Their restaurants have won many awards, including numerous AA Rosettes, and many are regarded as destinations in their own right. And with 18 health clubs and 17 spas across the Collection, Puma Hotels have everything you need.

They’re proud of the fact that so many of their 21 hotels are genuinely important historic buildings, with their own place in British history. So you can sit in the library where Shakespeare wrote As You Like It at Billesley Manor Hotel, near Stratford-upon-Avon. Dine in the room where Oliver Cromwell planned the Battle of Worcester at The Lygon Arms in the Cotswolds or stay in the ancestral home of a family who first came to England with William the Conqueror in 1066 at Walton Hall.

Puma Hotels’ Collection offer a best rate guarantee and you can find the best deals on their website if you book 21 days before arrival where you can save up to 30%.

This December Puma Hotels are giving away some great prizes from hotel breaks, shopping vouchers, Kindles and some Apple gadgets.

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Driveline Golf

Driveline Golf offer a selection of charming overseas golf holidays, each selected to appeal according to your level of ability, be it scratch golfer or beginner.

Apart from the fact that they are a specialist golf tour operator their secret is to give you all the options for booking your golf holiday or golfing short break.

This means you get a golf holiday bargain. And they know there is a big difference between cheap golf holidays which are often sub-standard and a discount golf holiday – a genuine bargain that would normally cost significantly more.

Importantly, unlike many other golf tour operators, they do not ask you to pay anything until your holiday hotel and green fees are booked and you are happy with all the arrangements. So there is no risk for you.

Some of the hotels’ golf courses that make up the collection of golf holidays will probably be recognised as household names; others are not so well known and hitherto have remained a secret to all but a lucky few.

Rest assured they have seen all those that have been included and if they were not up to scratch, they would not be on offer.

Furthermore they continue to look for new, emerging golf holidays destinations to ensure you have the best choice available at the best price.

Award Winning…

Driveline Golf have been awarded ‘Best Golf Tour Operator’ by Eurotunnel and have been chosen by the Daily Telegraph to supply golf holidays to members of their National Golf Network.

Safe and Secure…

Driveline Golf is a fully bonded license holder of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), Air Travel Organisers License 6229. In addition they are also members of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) and Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) W7176. In short, when you book with Driveline Golf, your money is safe.

Lagrange – France

Lagrange, the self-catering specialists to France, are pleased to present their brochure for summer 2012 – France Lagrange 2012.

France Lagrange 2012 features properties across the French coasts, countryside and mountains. Whether you are looking for an apartment on the Cote d’Azur, a holiday home in the Loire Valley, or a villa with private pool in Provence, you can be sure that France Lagrange 2012 will have something for you.

All of the properties featured in the brochure can be booked as accommodation only, leaving you free to arrange your own transport. Lagrange can also arrange self-drive (with ferry or Eurotunnel crossing) and rail packages, helping to make organising your holiday just that bit easier.

New for this year:

  • Bigger brochure with a wider selection of apartments near the beach
  • City apartments in Montpellier
  • New Prestige apartments in Benodet, Brittany – only 150m from the beach
  • New high-standard apartments in St Palais – with outdoor heated swimming pool

Book early and make the most of some fantastic money-saving deals – up to 20% off in some cases and many including school holiday dates!

They have an even bigger range of accommodation that is available via their website.

Serenity Holidays – Great Escapes

At Serenity Holidays – Great Escapes they have been arranging short breaks for over 30 years and remain successful thanks to the personal service they offer, the knowledge of our experienced staff and the excellent value of their short breaks. Great Escapes is also fully bonded by AITO and ABTA so your money is always safe.

Added Extras:

  • FREE nights* in most featured destinations
  • Champagne included with bookings to Reims
  • Wine provided with featured hotels in the Wine Regions
  • A box of Belgian chocolates with all Bruges package bookings
  • A visit to the breathtaking 56th floor of the Montparnasse Tower with all Paris package bookings
  • FREE guide books for most of our destinations

*Breaks with free nights have to be completed within the date bands specified at selected hotels. Some have compulsory breakfast and/or dinner where indicated.