Destinations

Take in the beautiful scenery of the Lake District, explore Yorkshire’s delightful dales, cruise on great Scottish Lochs or discover rich heritage when you visit one of the many stately homes or castles that the UK and Ireland have to offer. We have a wide range of destinations and itineraries to suit every traveller!

Romantic Journeys of Yorkshire

2021 Summer / England, North / Mercure Bradford Bankfield Hotel
  • The 'Railway Children' Line
  • Brontes Haworth
  • Beautiful Bolton Abbey & Wharfdale
  • Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway
  • Spectacular Settle to Carlisle Railway
  • Historic Ripon
  • Skipton Canal Cruise
  • Yorkshire's Magnificent Scenery

A taste of Summer in Northumbria

2021 Summer / England, North / Copthorne Newcastle
  • Quayside Hotel
  • Cream Tea at Hotel
  • Glass of Wine with Dinner on 1st & 5th evening
  • Holy Island of Lindisfarne & Bamburgh
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Historic Alnwick & Morpeth
  • Cathedral City of Durham
  • Catherine Cookson Country & Coast

Easter Steam Trains & Grand Union Canal

2021 Easter / England, Midlands / Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa
  • Severn Valley Railway
  • Great Central Railway
  • Foxton Locks Canal Cruise
  • Black Country Living Museum

Lots of Singles in Chester & Liverpool

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / The Queen at Chester, BW Premier Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Chester The Queen)
  • Glass of Wine on 1st & 4th Evenings
  • Cream Tea at Hotel
  • Roman City of Chester
  • Liverpool & Mersey Cruise
  • Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet

Lots of Singles in the Peak District

2021 Summer / England, North, Midlands / Derby Inn, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Derby Midland)
  • Bakewell - Home of 'the tart'
  • Buxton - Capital of the Peak District
  • Carsington Water
  • Crich Tramway Village

Lots of Singles in Chester & Liverpool

2021 Summer / England, North / The Queen at Chester, BW Premier Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Chester The Queen)
  • Glass of wine on 1st & 4th Evenings
  • Cream Tea at Hotel
  • Roman City of Chester
  • Liverpool & Mersey Cruise
  • Tatton Park

Lots of Singles in Cambridge, Ely & Rural Essex

2021 Summer / England, East / Holiday Inn Cambridge
  • University City of Cambridge
  • Tour of Cambridge & the American Cemetary
  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Cathedral City of Ely
  • Rural Essex - Finchingfield & Thaxted

Lots of Singles at Hampton Court & Thames Valley

2021 Summer / England, London, South East / Holiday Inn Maidenhead/Windsor
  • Glass of wine on 1st & 4th Evenings
  • Cream Tea at Hotel on Thursday
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Royal Windsor & Henley-on-Thames
  • RHS Wisley

Lots of Singles - An English Dream

2021 Summer / England, East / Cambridge, BW Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Cambridge)
  • Cream Tea at Hotel
  • Historic City of Cambridge
  • Cathedral City of Ely
  • National Horseracing Heritage Centre
  • Roman City of St Albans

Lots of Singles in Gloucester, Oxford & Wye Valley

2021 Summer / England, South West / Gloucester, BW Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Gloucester)
  • Gloucester & Cheltenham
  • Wye Valley & Forest of Dean
  • Oxford & the Cotswolds
  • Bourton-on-the-Water & Stow-on-the-Wold

Historic Houses, Glorious Gardens & Light Railways

2021 Summer / England, North, Midlands / Hilton Garden Inn Stoke-on-Trent
  • Rudyard Lake Railway
  • Little Moreton Hall
  • Foxfields Light Railway
  • Trentham Gardens
  • Cathedral City of Lichfield
  • National Memorial Arboretum

The Good Old Days

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Cedar Court Bradford
  • "The Good Old Days" at Leeds City Varities
  • Leeds City Centre

Jorvik Viking Festival, Harrogate & Skipton 2021

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Cedar Court Harrogate
  • Jorvik Viking Festival - York
  • Spa Town of Harrogate
  • Royal Pump Rooms - Harrogate
  • Skipton & Haworth

Jorvik Viking Festival, Harrogate & Skipton 2021

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Mercure Wetherby Hotel
  • Jorvik Viking Festival - York
  • Spa Town of Harrogate
  • Royal Pump Rooms - Harrogate
  • Skipton & Haworth

Jorvik Viking Festival, Harrogate & Skipton

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel
  • Jorvik Viking Festival - York
  • Spa Town of Harrogate
  • Royal Pump Rooms - Harrogate
  • Skipton & Haworth

Lots of Singles at Hampton Court & Thames Valley

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, London, South East / Holiday Inn Maidenhead/Windsor
  • Glass of wine on 1st & 4th Evenings
  • Cream Tea at Hotel on Thursday
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Royal Windsor & Henley-on-Thames
  • RHS Wisley

Peak District, Tramways and Antiques

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Holiday Inn Doncaster
  • Peak District - Bakewell
  • Crich Tramway Village
  • Hemswell Antique Centre
  • Market Town of Beverley
  • Downtown Shopping Centre

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and the Cotswolds

2021 Summer / England, South West / Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall
  • Tewkesbury Medieval Festival
  • City of Gloucester
  • Cotswolds AONB

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and the Cotswolds

2021 Summer / England, South West / Gloucester, BW Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Gloucester)
  • Tewkesbury Medieval Festival
  • City of Gloucester
  • Cotswolds AONB

Northumbrian Extravagance

2021 Summer / England, North / Linden Hall Hotel
  • Stunning Luxury Hotel
  • Holy Island of Lindisfarne
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Historic Alnwick
  • Seahouses Seaside Resort
  • Morpeth - Market Day