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Billericay, Essex
Sunday, February 18, 2018

in2 Travel: Hotel review – The Cambridge Belfry

A warm welcome awaits IN the run up to Christmas and the pressures of shopping my wife and I were fortunate enough to manage a short break away at the Cambridge Belfry Hotel. Our visit...

in2 Travel: Enjoy exploring Historic Houses

IF you’d prefer to stay put in the UK, why don’t you go to the Broads? THE eastern county of Norfolk has a rich historic heritage interestingly reflected in its collection of impressive historic houses...

in2 Travel: Enjoy the craic with a city break to Dublin

By Mike Pickup SOUTHEND Airport, rated by Which? as best London Airport for four consecutive years, was certainly a good place to start my trip to Dublin. Relaxed and uncrowded, it was in total contrast...

in2 Travel: 5 things to remember when going Skiing

Ensure your Ski holiday goes smoothly Make sure you get the best deal With all the equipment, lift passes, and clothing, ski holidays can easily become an expensive trip, so it’s a good idea to search...

in2 Travel: A tale of two cities on a mini-cruise aboard CMV’s Columbus

Not sure about cruising? Then why not dip your toe in the water, says Mike Pickup “THERE'S more to Amsterdam than canals” said our guide as we glided along a peaceful waterway. There certainly is,...

in2 Travel: Toast Churchills’ ‘Darkest Hour’ with a tour with Historical Trips

HITTING UK screens on 12 January, ‘Darkest Hour’, a new film about Winston Churchill, starring Gary Oldman as newly appointed British Prime Minister, retells a leader’s difficult decision to fight on against incredible odds. Providing...
Ciy Cruises Christmas

in2 Travel: Festive sailing with City Cruises

TAKE a trip down the River Thames with City Cruises and immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit on one of their themed-cruises Thames Christmas Lunch Celebrate Christmas in style with a party on the River Thames....

in2 Travel: Christmas Break Idea

CHRISTMAS and New Year is the second most popular time after the school summer holidays to book a holiday let. If you are happy to take pot luck, some holiday home owners do offer...
Cley Windmill

in2 Travel: A great festive escape

Stay in a windmill If you’re thinking of planning a getaway with family and friends over Christmas or New Year how about a stay in North Norfolk’s most photographed building - Cley Windmill, an idea...
Budapest Christmas Market

in2 Travel: The best European Christmas Markets

Our festive finest... WHISK yourself off to a traditional Christmas market. Roast chestnuts, mulled wine and stocking fillers by the sackful, says Gilly Pickup Munich - Germany (November 27 - December 24) Find the perfect stocking filler in...

in2 Travel: The perfect getaway for every season

Wellbeing wonders If you want to give your health and wellbeing the boost it needs in 2018, Health and Fitness Travel have just the ticket with the perfect getaway for every season. Spring: Malaysia: The Banjaran Hotsprings...

in2 Travel: Antwerp

City Break idea... Antwerp is the latest city break destination you will be able to fly to from next Summer from London Southend Airport. The route which will operate 4 times per week - Monday,...

in2 Travel: A majestic escape

St Petersburg Expect to be wowed and dazzled in Russia’s cultural capital, says Mike Pickup With 42 islands and 342 bridges over canals and rivers, St Petersburg is often referred to as the Venice of the...

in2 Travel: Halloween-inspired trips

Dracula and other myths and legends of Europe FROM Scandinavian trolls and the fabled Count Dracula to Ireland’s enduring leprechauns, over the centuries Europe has been home to a number of mythical (and mystical!) creatures. If...
Travelodge

in2 Travel: NEW Travelodge at intu Lakeside

Travelodge's 550th Hotel A NEW Travelodge opened its doors in Thurrock last week and Mayor of Thurrock, Councillor Tunde Ojetola was there to cut the ribbon. Travelodge Lakeside Thurrock is the budget hotel group 550th hotel,...

in2 Travel: Celebrate ‘Plan a Cruise Month’ with some top cruises to desirable destinations

TO celebrate CLIA’s Plan a Cruise Month this October, which this year focuses on destinations, Cruise Critic (www.cruisecritic.co.uk), the world’s largest cruise review and planning site, shares a round-up of some of the amazing...

in2 Travel: The Grove, Chandler’s Cross… an adventure in itself

First Impressions: Wanting to unwind from the constant hustle and bustle of city life, then The Grove in Hertfordshire is the perfect escape. The sweeping driveway of this magnificent 300-acre country estate boasting lingering views...

in2 Travel: Autumn Break Idea – Paris

WHETHER you want to escape for a romantic break, embrace the culture, or simply to shop till you drop in the stylish boutiques and vintage shops of Paris, there’s more ways than one to...

in2 Food: An ode to ODE&CO

A 20-minute scenic walk from the idyllic village of Shaldon located on the south bank of the estuary of the River Teign, near Teignmouth, through enchanting woodland and along the edge of the Shaldon...

in2 Travel: Considering a half-term break? How about South Devon?

IF you’re planning a break this October half-term, then South Devon is the perfect getaway for families. From cliff top views and country lanes to rolling fields, moors and wild adventures on land and sea,...

in2 Travel: Lake Como

STAR-studded Lake Como is home to villas of the rich and famous but you don’t need a film star income to go there, says Mike Pickup Lake Como is bordered by high mountains, creating spectacular...

in2 Travel: Malta an all-year round destination

SITUATED in the heart of the sparkling Mediterranean Sea and brimming with cultural and natural beauty, Malta and its accompanying islands of Gozo and Comino offer an unlimited number of cultural and natural treats. With...

in2 Travel: The Crown at Woodbridge review

Feel like royalty at The Crown First Impressions: Set in the heart of the wonderful riverside market town of Woodbridge, The Crown, a former 16th century coaching inn, is renowned for its award-winning restaurant boasting AA...

in2 Travel – Hotel is a Soaring Delight – The Spread Eagle, Midhurst

Review by Charlotte Civil First Impressions The beautiful West Sussex countryside paves the way to Midhurst, the historic market town with its delightful mix of Medieval, Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian architecture which lines the quaint narrow...

in2 Travel: Enjoy a sense of adventure on CMV’s new ship Columbus

A WONDERFUL new ship has joined the Cruise & Maritime Voyages fleet. Columbus is an impressive vessel (250m long) offering passengers a traditional cruising style in stylish surroundings. Whether you are treating yourself to a...

in2 Travel: Liverpool City Break

WHETHER it is the simple journey or the falling pound making vacationing abroad increasingly costly, there are a number of great reasons to holiday in Britain this year. Look around Great Britain and you can...

in2 Wellbeing: Dunston Hall Hotel, Norwich – Review by Shane Champion

SITUATED on the busy A140 into Norwich stands the grandiose Dunston Hall - an Elizabethan-style mansion dating back to 1859. This was to be our base for a night on our weekend away. Just outside the city...

in2 Travel – Daytrip of a Lifetime on the Belmond British Pullman

9am at Victoria Station but instead of a dash for the Underground today was a ‘just retired’ stroll to Platform 2. Here wife Pat and I were warmly welcomed at the Belmond reception lounge and...

in2 Travel – Tuscan Treat

TUSCANY has something for everyone. From its historic towns, thermal spas and world class wines, it’s the perfect destination with something to suit every holiday need. Here are a few reasons why: 1. First class wine Visit...

in2 Travel: Cape Verde

NEARLY 50 percent of people admit to not knowing where Cape Verde is. It is situated off the west coast of Africa, and is one of the best kept secrets for year-round sun, crystal clear...