Luxury all-inclusive Mauritius holiday, Ambre Hotel, Palmar - save 20%
You'll think you've dropped right into paradise when you arrive at this stunning beach side resort on Mauritius' eastern coast. Located right on the white sands...... more
You'll think you've dropped right into paradise when you arrive at this stunning beach side resort on Mauritius' eastern coast. Located right on the white sands of a 700-metre long beach, Ambre Hotel exudes peace and serenity. What's more, with our all-inclusive offer, you won't have to worry about a single thing.Spend your day with the sand between your toes on the beach, take a dip in the crystal clear ocean or lounge by the picturesque pool, which stretches all the way to the fine white sands. And with the pool bar nearby, all your refreshments will be just an arm's length away.There's plenty of gentle sports on offer; from daily yoga classes to tennis courts, badminton and even frisbee. For something a little more energetic, try your hand at kayaking or snorkeling and don't miss a trip in the hotel's glass-bottomed boat.For more information about our offer inclusions, please see below.Good to knowPlease be aware that both your inbound and outbound flight will be overnight, so while this is a 10-night holiday, you will be away from home for a total of 11 or 12 nights.
Death in the Lucky HolidayHotel The scandalous story of the corruption of the Bo Xilai family--the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood;...... more
Death in the Lucky HolidayHotel The scandalous story of the corruption of the Bo Xilai family--the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood; Bo's secret lovers, who may have included Chinese film stars; the blackmailing by Bo's supporters; and the hasty trial and sentencing of Gu Kailai, Bo's wife--is only the start. Full description
Sardinia holiday - summer 2014, Hotel Brancamaria, Italy - save 30%
Hotel Brancamaria is a four-star hotel just outside the Sardinian coastal town of Cala Gonone. With an understated elegance, it offers warm...... more
Hotel Brancamaria is a four-star hotel just outside the Sardinian coastal town of Cala Gonone. With an understated elegance, it offers warm service and easy access to the majestic forests, mountains and beaches that surround it; a paradise for outdoor adventurers and beach junkies alike.Dip in and out of the refreshing waters of the pool and indulge in an iced cocktail before dinner. If you head down to the harbour, you can explore the restaurants there, or hire a boat to take you around the best local beaches.This thoroughly chilled-out offer includes flights, shared transfers and half-board (this includes a daily buffet breakfast and a simple selection from a set-menu of dinner choices at Restaurant La Terrazza, which guests choose in the morning). Good to knowThis holiday allows you to spread the cost of your break by paying only the deposit upfront. The remaining balance is due at a later date and is to be paid directly to the holiday supplier (the exact date will be stated on your booking confirmation).To see what's included, please select the offers below.
Luxury Fuerteventura holiday, VIK Suite Hotel Risco del Gato, Canary Islands - save 33%
A collection of luxury cream cocoons set a little way back from dreamy golden sands in Costa Calma, VIK Suite Hotel Risco del Gato is no ordinary island...... more
A collection of luxury cream cocoons set a little way back from dreamy golden sands in Costa Calma, VIK Suite Hotel Risco del Gato is no ordinary island hotel. Architecturally stunning and set in nearly 35,000 square-metres of private land, this is a unique retreat on Feurteventura, perhaps the most beautiful and unspoiled of the Canary Islands.In the grounds, volcanic-black and flora-green contrast superbly with the Mexican wave of ice-cool suites, with their floor-to-ceiling windows. As well as two king-size beds, a living room, dressing room, modern bathroom and shower, Junior Suites feature a sun-lit Canarian courtyard and garden terrace with shaded loungers, dining tables and a rain shower. A stroll around the gardens will take you through an oasis of swimming pools on different levels, culminating in a tranquil full-service spa.Good to knowPlease note that your inbound flight may be overnight, so bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.
Boutique Marrakech holiday, Kech Boutique Hotel and Spa, Agdal, Marrakech - save 33%
You'll find the sumptuous and stylish Kech Boutique Hotel and Spa in Agdal, Marrakech, overlooking the Ouikaimeden Mountains. Situated within striking...... more
You'll find the sumptuous and stylish Kech Boutique Hotel and Spa in Agdal, Marrakech, overlooking the Ouikaimeden Mountains. Situated within striking distance of the Palaces of Bahia and Badil, Kech's tasteful modern interiors, warm hues and tranquil rooms provide the perfect setting for relaxation and pampering. The spa at this beautiful boutique hideaway offers massages and features a pristine marble Turkish bath to thoroughly cleanse and relax you. If authentic Moroccan flavours are top of your to-find list, make sure you sample some of the classic dishes on the menu in the restaurant. Breakfast can be served in your room or on the terrace by the edge of the swimming pool, depending on how much of a morning person you are. Occupying the quiet central courtyard, the pool is surrounded by the clean white lines of the private balconies belonging to each of the luxurious guest rooms. Take advantage of the bikes available for loan from the hotel, and explore the spice-scented souks and sights of Agdal and beyond. Stay half-board for four or seven nights in a Superior room for two, with pool or patio views as well as one Hammam per person. Direct flights from London Gatwick and private transfers are also included, with 10kg hand luggage included for the four-day stay, and 20kg hold luggage included for a trip of seven nights.
Luxury Thailand triple-centre holiday, Dusit hotels in Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Phuket - save 24%
Thailand, a place where east perfectly blends with west, is adventurous yet accessible, chaotic yet calming and lively yet luxurious. With diverse pockets of...... more
Thailand, a place where east perfectly blends with west, is adventurous yet accessible, chaotic yet calming and lively yet luxurious. With diverse pockets of terrain, culture and lifestyle, this tour takes in three sublimely different destinations; you'll experience the bustling markets of Bangkok, the soaring temples of Chiang Mai and the powdery sands of dreamy Phuket. With this offer, life really is beach.Your holiday will begin in Thailand's exhilaratingly mad capital at the luxurious Dusit Thani hotel. From your chic base, youll have easy access to all of the citys vibrant street life and cultural landmarks such as the historic Grand Palace and the soaring Wat Arun and Wat Pho Buddhist temples. To help you make the most of your stay here, weve also included a tour of the wonderful Damnoen Saduak Floating Market.Once youve had your fill of Bangkok, youll jump on a plane to the breathtakingly beautiful cultural capital of Chiang Mai. With its soaring mountains, sprawling river and ancient Buddhist temples (which youll be able to take in on your half-day city and temples tour), this city has plenty to offer. Youll be staying at dusitD2, a hotel which secured a coveted place on Condé Nasts Hot List. Located just off Chiang Mais renowned Chang Klan Road, youll be just steps away from the citys bustling night bazaar, restaurants and shops.Next, it's on to Phuket for a stint of uninterrupted rest and relaxation at Dusit Thani Laguna Resort. This spot is a tropical haven of breath taking stretches of golden sands, crystal clear waters, concealed Buddhist temples and delicious cuisine. Here you'll swap the noisy silk markets with a verdant location and feng-shui inspired interiors just steps from the warm Andaman Sea. For more information about our offer inclusions, please see below. Here's a brief look at your itinerary:Days one-four: BangkokDays four-seven: Chiang MaiDays seven-fifteen: PhuketGood to knowYour outbound (and possibly your inbound) flight will be overnight, so while this is a 14-night holiday, you will be away from home for a total of 15 or 16 nights. Check the Travel details tab for more information. In addition, youll need a passport with six months validity left on your date of return to the UK.
Advantages: amazing lakes, sand dunes, brilliant camping experience Disadvantages: get dirty and smelly but that really doesn't matter when you're having such a great time!
...Fraser Island is a must see destination in Australia. You can get to the island from Hervey Bay or Rainbow Beach which on the Sunshine Coast just above Brisbane, although Hervey Bay is closer and offers a larger variety of tours to choose from. Different tours are available - you can either go on a guided tour where a guide drives you round and does most of the stuff for you or there is the self...
Advantages: Earn for your travels, meet locals and live as one Disadvantages: None really
.... It was one of the big health funds that we used to moan about when I worked in the other job. Here I worked in the department where all the mail was sent to. I opened the envelopes and put them in the correct file to be sent to the relevant department. I also did a bit of computer work and helped empty and fill the bags that were to sent to each branch of the company in Australia. The pay here was...
Advantages: Staff, Clean rooms and Location Disadvantages: Confusion over free kids meals
...and with a number of people checking in at the same time it felt cramped. However i was seen quickly and we checked in about 5 minutes. The staff were friendly and made you feel very welcome.
There are 25 floors to the hotel and two lifts that work up and down. On the Holiday Inn website there were lots of complaints that you had to wait ages for the lifts....Yes we had to wait sometimes but it never seemed...