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in2 Travel: A sure winner – Macdonald Berystede Hotel & Spa, Ascot

NESTLED in the leafy suburbs of Ascot lies the four-star Macdonald Berystede Hotel & Spa, our retreat for the night. The hotel is surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens and is the nearest hotel to...

in2 Travel: Take off from the hub to adventure

Southend Airport now flies to over 30 popular destinations in Europe, Mike Pickup gives us a taste of some of the cultural hotspots you can jet off to... Rated by Which? as the best London...

in2 Travel: Wheely good cycling trips around Europe

Get on your bike in 2018 with these great cycling trips from Inntravel... The Cycling programme from Slow Holiday specialist Inntravel offers relaxed, self-guided holidays on two wheels, including half a dozen itineraries introduced for...

in2 Travel: A unique part of the British Isles – Guernsey & Sark

By Mike Pickup CASTLE Cornet was the first thing I saw as I sailed into St Peter Port, Guernsey’s capital. It has stood guard over the harbour for 800 years. Keep an ear open for...

in2 Travel: A country stay with Horticultural delights

CONGHAM Hall Hotel (01485 600250/www.conghamhallhotel.co.uk) is launching a garden-themed offer for 2018 to accompany its free self-guided trail of seven of the best gardens in the surrounding Norfolk countryside. With a renowned herb collection and...

in2 Travel: Footsteps to adventure with Ramblers Walking Holidays

Ramblers Walking Holidays have been guiding walks around Britain for over 70 years. To get you on the move here’s 3 top UK walks stretching from the heart of the Lake District to the spectacular...

in2 Travel: The Douro – Portugal’s Golden River

A River cruise on Portugal's Golden River Review by Mike Pickup PORTO, in northern Portugal, is the home of Port wine. The banks of the Douro river, which flows into the sea there, are dedicated to...

in2 Travel: Useful Apps to download before you go

Get the lingo Babbel (www.babbel.com) is perfect if you want to pick up a bit of local lingo before you set off on your travels. Available in 14 languages, from Spanish to Indonesian, the app...

in2 Travel: Take your love to new heights

From an unforgettable proposal high above the Barcelona sky-line, a sweet sunshine Bahraini break or a getaway to the birthplace of Aphrodite whisk your Valentine somewhere special... A Sky-High Proposal at Hotel Arts Barcelona This Valentine’s...

in2 Travel: Destinations to consider in 2018

WHERE would you like to Travel in 2018? Experts at the travel search platform HolidayPirates (www.holidaypirates.com), share their predictions for destinations that everyone should consider visiting. South Korea Despite the political tensions in North Korea, 2018...

in2 Events: London’s brightest event – Lumiere

London’s iconic West End is set to shine this January (18-21) as part of the UKs largest light festival Lumiere London. The capital will take centre stage at this spectacular light festival - the result...

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...