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The Penthouse at PointView Croyde - see page 14The Penthouse at Point View is a superb luxury apartment with stunning sea views over Croyde Bay. Spacious and with high quality contemporary furnishings the apartment is only a five minute stroll to all village amenities and the golden sand surfing beach. Your own piece of lawned garden with decked patio area also provides the perfect spot to relax in the sun. Accommodation Internal staircase to Second floor: Open plan living/dining/kitchen with 42" flat screen TV with freeview, DVD and iPod/iPhone dock. Kitchen area with breakfast bar, gas hob, electric oven, freezer, wine cooler, dishwasher and washing machine. Bed 1 with King with 32" flat screen TV and en suite shower room with WC and basin. Bed 2 with Twin and flat screen TV. Bathroom with bath, WC and basin. Facilities and Services Gas CH. Clothes airer provided. Garden furniture and balcony furniture. 2 private parking spaces plus possible additional visitors parking (if available). Ref: PENT
Mayan ruins peeking out from verdant jungle, street vendors hawking their wares on colonial streets, pristine white-sand beaches sparkling under the Caribbean sun-now this is the real Yucatán. On this unique 15-day journey, you'll tour the ruins at Chichén Itzá and Palenque, and head deep into the jungle of Guatemala to experience the ruins of Tikal. You're free to choose your own adventure! So escape the resort packages and witness all the incredible wilderness, wildlife and Mayan culture-past and present-that you can imagine.
From the Big Apple to the Big Easy, this roadtrip swings south along the East Coast and captures the best cities, historical monuments and beautiful scenery from New Orleans to New York and everything in between. Embrace big city beats, Nashville grooves, and the traditional twang of the Appalachian Mountains. As always, centrally located hostels in the cities and campsites in the wilderness keep you in the heart of the action. Skip flying and discover country roots and the earthly delights that come with staying grounded.
Al-Andalus was a Muslim state that ignited Europe for centuries. It's now more commonly known as Spain. Discover the romance and intrigue for yourself on an 8-day tour that offers expert guidance but leaves plenty of free time to unravel the mysteries on your own. You'll explore Madrid's museums, walk Toledo's streets, and embrace Andalucia's Moorish spirit in converted mosques, Seville's cathedral and the Alhambra of Granada. From gypsy culture to flamenco passion, encounter a culture a thousand years in the making.
Ocean Sands CroydeThis fabulous detached bungalow is just a short stroll from the golden surf washed sands of Croyde Bay. Perfect for larger family groups, the spacious open plan design is light, bright and welcoming and the large picture windows allow lovely distant sea views. Furnished in a contemporary style Ocean Sands is a real home from home and will soon become a firm favourite. Accommodation Ground floor: Porch. Living room with open fire and TV and DVD. Dining area with table to seat 8. Separate snug/sitting area with additional TV, books and games. Kitchen area with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher. Bed 1 with King and basin with en suite shower room with WC. Bed 2 with Double. Bed 3 with Twin. Bed 4 with bunk style Twin. Bathroom with bath with fitted shower over bath, WC and basin. Facilities and Services Oil CH. Complimentary basket of logs. Enclosed garden. Garden furniture. Barbecue. Garage. Parking for 2 cars on driveway. Ref: OCEANS
A yacht adventure is the ideal way to experience what many consider the world's most beautiful islands: the Greek Islands. Sail eight days aboard our 15m (49 ft) yachts, with time for hiking, snorkelling, and relaxing. Explore ancient archaeological sites and taverna-lined harbours, dine on fresh seafood and don't forget to try the ouzo!
This characterful 16th century terraced cottage is set in Little Walsingham, a centre for pilgrimage since the Middle Ages. Historic churches, shops, restaurants and the coast are all within easy reach.Size: Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 4 miles Nearest amenities: Within walking distance Pets:One dog allowed Short breaks: Available at this property Smoking: Not allowed at this property Rooms: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 sitting room, 1 kitchen/dining room, 1 cloakroom Beds:1 single bed, 2 double beds Luxuries: DVD and video player, woodburner General: Night storage heaters, TV, CD hi-fi, travel cot and highchair on request Utilities: Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine Standard: Kettle, toaster, iron Other: Linen and towels provided Parking: Free parking on Friday Market place behind cottage
A wide-ranging adventure showcasing the region's natural wonders and fascinating cultures, offering the perfect combination of guided excursions and free time to explore at your own pace. Our expert local leaders will share with you the archaeological and historical secrets of the ancient sites of Petra, Luxor and the Great Pyramids of Giza. Whether it's haggling in Cairo's bustling bazaars or snapping a desert sunset, Egypt and Jordan will be etched into your memory like a hieroglyph.
Encompassing Egypt's greatest highlights and a 3-day luxury Nile cruise, this adventure enhances a wide variety of included activities with the expertise of our CEOs, through whom you'll gain a greater appreciation of the region's history and archaeological finds. Discover the secrets of the Great Pyramids and explore the Valley of the Kings, then meet local people and share a traditional meal. A combination of sleeper train, air-conditioned transport and domestic flights will get you to the sights-and your comfortable accommodations-quickly and conveniently. From ancient history to bustling modern Cairo, embark on an incredible journey to the very heart of Egypt.
Trek though jungles to Mayan ruins and relax on white-sand beaches. Get an authentic taste of Belize and Guatemala with an adventure that combines the mystery of the ancient ruins with the crystalline waters of the Caribbean. Shop for treasures along colonial Antigua's cobblestoned streets and get to know the locals from communities where life sometimes moves at a reggae pace. Explore the lost ruins of Tikal, snorkel with stingrays and finish up lounging in gorgeous Caye Caulker. With accommodation and transport arranged by a CEO, this trip offers the perfect way to discover this region's unique vibe.
Mountain bike along Lake Arenal with breathtaking volcanic views and catch a wave on this action-packed 9-day tour of Costa Rica. Get your adrenaline pumping with optional extreme sports like whitewater rafting, rappelling and ziplining through the lush jungle canopy. Learn to surf the famous Pacific breaks at Playa Santa Teresa and enjoy plenty of time to relax on tropical beaches. Throw in the opportunity to see incredible rainforest wildlife and you've got a unique adventure you'll be talking about for years.
From the crystal-blue ocean teeming with marine life to tropical rainforests alive with jungle melodies, take the road less travelled on this trip through Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica with other travellers your own age. This is one of our most exciting trips, filled with breath-taking scenery and a chance to experience local culture with a 2-night homestay on the island of Ometepe. Enjoy a blend of public and private transportation, which not only keeps costs down but also gives you a chance to really meet the locals.
Meet saffron-robed monks, visit hilltribe villages and delve into the different on an adventure that includes Thailand's wild northwest corner. You'll stretch your legs and your mind on a 3-day trek to hilltribe villages, each with their own language and religions. Whether you're walking the ancient streets of Ayutthaya or planning some shopping in Chiang Mai, our CEOs will help you discover places you wouldn't otherwise have known were there. And with plenty of free time to explore on your own, this trip will let you really absorb the spirit of this diverse country.
This cottage is about three hundred years old and steeped in history, situated by the North Norfolk Coast, which provides a great selection of nature reserves, coastal paths, countryside walks, pubs and restaurants. This property provides modern furnishings, utilities and comfortable furniture and is well-suited to families and groups. Guests can bring their bicycles and explore some wonderful cycle routes.Size: Sleeps up to 7, 4 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than a mile Will consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than 2 miles Family friendly? Yes Pets: 3 Dogs allowed Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: Wide screen TV with DVD/CD player, Radio/iPod dock, WiFi General: G.F.C.H. Woodburner Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric range cooker, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Dishwasher, Washer/dryerRooms: 4 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 Sitting room, 1 Open plan kitchen, 1 Dining area, 1 Inner hall, 1 Utility room/Cloakroom, 1 Garden annexe with shower room Beds: 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed, Twin beds Other: Towels, Books and games provided. Towels available for hire at £4 pppw payable on booking. Notes: Dogs are not allowed upstairs and should be left in the inner hall and utility room if left unattended. The inner hall is an ideal area for wet dogs. Pets are not allowed in the Annexe at any time. Damage caused by unattended dogs should be paid for. The annexe can be booked for £150 per week during low season - bands A & B, payable on booking. During main school holidays and high season cottage and annexe to be booked as one unit. The prices shown for bands A & B are for the house only - please add £150 per week if you wish to book the annexe. Some pillows and cushions are feather filled. Outdoors: Rear enclosed garden with patio, Furniture and Barbecue. Small wildlife area at end of garden and shed available for bike storage Access: Parking for 3 cars Mobile phone signal - weak
Spain has been described as less of a country than a collection of small nations all working together. Each region has its own distinct character, style, even language. This quick 8-day trip introduces you to Spain's Basque and Catalan provinces the best way: through food, art, culture and first-person contact. Vibrant Barcelona, unhurried San Sebastián, Bilbao's fabulous architecture, Logroño's famous cuisine, cosmopolitan Madrid and the mighty Pyrenees, all in just over a week? Yeah, we did that. Come find out how.
Delve into legendary Alexandria, Egypt's capital for a millennium and once home to one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Wander the Roman amphitheatres, palaces and catacombs of Egypt's gateway to the Mediterranean. Starting from Cairo, spend a day and a half exploring Alexandria's Greek, Roman and Byzantine history in one of the greatest cities of the Hellenic world. And with a top-notch CEO from door to door, you'll know you're in good hands the whole time.
Get out on the road and follow in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac to discover the real America. This ultimate coast-to-coast road trip connects you and your small group of fellow travellers to the iconic cities, natural wonders, national parks and monuments that make this land great. Learn about Navajo culture in the Southwest and what the odds are in Las Vegas. Whether it's comfortable hotels in the cities or campsites in national parks, you'll always be close to the action. So slide on your cowboy boots in Texas and your dancing shoes in Nashville and Memphis-it's time to embrace the spirit of this land by hitting the open road.
For the nature lover who also appreciates cultural luminescence, this butterfly adventure captures the brightest colours of Mexico in just ten days. From the historic streets of Mexico City, you'll travel through stunning national parks, colonial towns and beautiful countryside as you follow the migration of the monarch butterfly. Wander through flutters of butterflies in the reserves of El Rosario and Sierra Chincua. Off the beaten path, this quirky adventure will give you a unique insight into the people and 'mariposas' of Mexico.