The sighting of the snowdrop has long been deemed the last vestige of winter and a sure sign that spring is on its way. The delicate flowers can be seen around the grounds at Duntreath Castle at Blanefield and are a delight to behold.
Set in the midst of beautiful countryside near Carlisle and a favourite with many. The Gilsland Hall Hotel is set in a wonderful location with spectacular views over the Cumbria countryside. It offers an entertainment programme tailored to suit the older holiday maker.
Weymouth which hosted many of the sailings events in the 2012 Olympics and is a lovely flat resort with a wide sweeping bay, a compact shopping area and a lively harbour.
A new Alpine holiday for the late winter where we travel across snowy Central Switzerland. We use mountain rail and cableways to get up into the snow to see the matnificent scenery of the area. Our base will be at Hergiswil on the shore of Lake Lucerne.
Scarborough was one of the first seaside resorts to welcome holiday makers and remains a popular resort. Our hotel is a typical family run seaside hotel overlooking the North Bay.
Tenby is one of the prettiest resorts in Wales, and is justly proud of its golden beaches, picturesque harbour and ancient town walls. Unspoilt by commercialism it retains its natural seaside charm.
Babbacombe, situated adjacent to Torquay, enjoys total independence with its very own promenade, theatre, shops, restaurants, hotels and of course the famous Babbacombe Model Village.
We are pleased to include this ever popular break to the hotel Ochsen in York where our host Armin welcomes everyone. If you are looking for a weekend of fun and laughter, good home cooking and in-house entertainment then this holiday is for you.
War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical event which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.
Treat the special person in your life to Mother's Day away, including a two course Sunday lunch.
Cornwall is a land defined by its spectacular coastline which tapers out into the Atlantic Ocean, along with picturesque fishing villages and countryside it is a popular area with many visitors.
The Dolomites are magnificent at any time of the year but during the winter the snow capped peaks take on an extra aura of splendid beauty. we stay at the excellent hotel Paganella which is a favourite with many. There is always a warm welcome from Fausto and everyone at the hotel.
Eastbourne nestles at the foot of the South Downs next to the national beauty spot Beachy Head and its famous chalk cliffs and lighthouse. It has a flat promenade and a good mix of shops in the town centre.
Although the Camellia is of Asiatic origin, it has found a second home in the Lake Maggiore area, where the temperate climate and acid soil provide optimal conditions for its cultivation. From our base in Stresa on Lake Maggiore itself, enjoy the blooms and colours of this magnificent flower whilst sampling the best springtime gardens of the region.
If you are unsure just which of our short breaks to sample, why not add a touch of adventure and try a Mystery Break! All we can divulge is the date and the price; the rest we leave to your imagination and we won't spoil the surprise by giving you any further clues, other than you will travel by luxury coach and enjoy an excellent sightseeing itinerary, benefiting from our many years of experience, before arriving at your destination.