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This is where you can get to know our team a bit better, and read about the things that make us smile.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Vikings

Posted on February 17, 2016 by Dan

Yesterday marked the start of this year's mighty Jorvic Viking Festival - the largest of its kind in Europe. So, to get into the Viking spirit, here are 10 things you may not already know about these hirsute seafaring Scandinavians... Read More

Full Steam Ahead

Posted on November 19, 2014 by Issy

To celebrate a new sub category within our Hobbies range, let's get steamed up and tell you about a variety of exciting steam train experiences we can offer for a fantastic day out to suit every taste. Read More

Seven Little Known Lighthouse Facts

Posted on October 17, 2014 by Dan

We pride ourselves on our eclectic selection of short breaks and getaways... Not long ago, we added an overnight stay at the West Usk Lighthouse to our ever-growing range. This lovely retreat in Newport, Wales overlooks the Bristol Channel and its quirky… Read More

Harry Houdini The Flying Fanatic

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Dan

Did you know, Houdini was planning on moving into the world of aviation once his career as an escape artist had ended? Read on as we celebrate the highs and lows of The Great Houdini and his many enthralling feats of escapology. Read More