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EASTER CRUISES 2019 4 DAYS DEPARTING 19TH APRIL 2019 From £369* per person

THE SCILLY EU URING & R OISLES T OIRELAND P E F OF Ooptional An Easter treat with CMV aboard the intimate Marco O PoloR with an VER 40 YEARS visit to one of Europe’s most fashionable cities, Cork, on the Saturday and to spend Easter Sunday on peaceful St Mary’s in the beautiful Isles of Scilly. Relax and enjoy delicious full board PRICE INCLUDES cuisine, stylish evening entertainment and attentive service. • Return coach transfers from

2019 brochure out now!

BRAND Early booking discount up to £25pp applies to all telephone reservations made ‘LOVE LUXEMBOURG’ NEW FOR before 31st December, 2018. On-line booking discount applies as usual. local pick-up points BRISTOL • Marco Polo Cruise as stated > RINGASKIDDY (County Cork) for 3 nights full board > ST MARY’S (Isles of Scilly) > CARDIFF This superb early bird getaway weekend, full of• fabulous Afternoon tea and late night snacks fun, marvellous music and divine dining, stays at the ever



Shake off those winter blues with popular, 3* Grand Hotel in pretty Vianden • Self-service tea-& they coffee onefamily-run of our early specials in the Luxembourg Ardennes. Centrally located in(06.00 this – midnight) atmospheric, town complete Christmas with fairytale makemedieval fabulous presents! • On board entertainment *Based on two people sharing a Category 1 Standard Twin Inside Cabin; 4 day travel insurance £25 per person; £250 per person non-refundable deposit required. castle, the hotel has long been a favourite with Crusader & daytime activities Full payment due 3 months before customers. Your hosts, the Peverelli family, will ensure you of luggage (port Bideford • Porterage departure. have a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Highlights include two to cabin) Cruise T&Cs apply. Note: Some ports, passengers willsparkling land evenings of live entertainment, two breakfasts • Port taxes by launch or tender. with local fizz, two included excursions and a drink each

Snow Coach Arosa February 15th & March 15th 8 Days from £599

Irish music night

4 Star Irish Music Night February 24th – 2 Days from £159

Come and join the ‘craic’ with an evening of traditional Irish music. A superb line up as ever with the highlight being a trip TH awaits headed by Barry Doyle aka Farmer 5 DAYS DEPARTING 19 APRIL 2019 From £599 * per person on the magical narrow-gauge Alpine Dan and his band! Dinner, breakfast and ENTERTAINMENT Rhaetian railway travelling through useofofHolland leisurefrom facilities at the Holiday On Saturday night, resident singer, Lisa, will entertain The perfect way to see the best the picturesque Dutch Inn magnificent scenery waterways. to the Swiss skiall the comforts Enjoy of as thewell attractive river ship, MV Elstree as a 3* visit tocruise St Albans make with a great mix of popular songs and we have booked a Esmeralda, youand admire the ever changing scenery resort Arosa. 2 overnight hotelsasBB a great little getaway!floating by. Visiting fantastic live band for the Sunday night – old timer Marcell rainbow displays of tulips in the Spring has always been a PRICE 5 big nights (4 dazzling star) HB. Trioen and his Little Red Rooster Band – always a hit in Feldkirchthe night with dinner. Enjoy this fabulous, value for money This Crusader classic remains as popular getaway break to one of Europe’s ‘secret’ corners!


Make it a date in Devon

HELD FOR with their superb repertoire of 60s and 70s favourites.

January 25th – 4 Days from £199 2019

4 Star Amsterdam Weekend

firm favourite of Crusader but why not try this very special Bulbfields holiday and take to the water for Easter! No overnight sailing.

Caernarfon Castle

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS Kick off your holiday year in the attractive Luxembourg City small port town of Bideford. A full day excursion to Luxembourg City, the charming Come along and join in the fun on this little capital with its UNESCO listed Old Town in an special weekend attractive setting. with some lively

BB: March 15th – 4 Days from £279

DAY 1 Cross the Channel and board at Zaandam DAY 2 Optional visit to Zaanse PRICE INCLUDES Schans (open air museum with HB in resort: windmills) – cruise to Amsterdam. March 15th• -Return 8 Dayscoach fromtransfers £659 from DAY 3 Full day included excursion local pick-up points plus entertainment, competitions and quizzes. through the glorious bulbfields Channel crossing Moselle Scenic LittleHouse Switzerland plus a visit to Keukenhof Gardens. 3 NightsRiver HB at&The Durrant Hotel. • MV Esmeralda Cruise as A local guide will show you the very best of this Re-join the boat in Hoorn (no stated for 3 nights full board included lunch today). picturesque area including Remich, the ‘Pearl of the HB: March 15th – 4 Days (no lunch Day 3)from £299 HIGHLIGHTS DAY 4 Full day cruising around Moselle’ and scenic Mullerthal, known as the Little Valentine’s - February 11th • Afternoon tea on 2 days the IJsselmeer and onto Alkmaar.& dinner • Hotel for 3 nights with breakfast Switzerland of Luxembourg. • Late night snacks 5 Days from £269 with £1 Drinks Captain’s Farewell Dinner. HB: March 15th Days from £269 • A drink with dinner each night (local beer, wine–or4soft drink) February 22nd • Captain’s Farewell Dinner DAY 5 Early disembarkation for ACCOMMODATION A well-deserved break in Eastbourne will • 2 Sparkling breakfasts with free flow local (set bubbly menu) the journey back home. 4 Days from £199 GRAND HOTEL DE VIANDEN

Eastbourne Rocks!

A Welsh Winter Warmer in Cosy Caernarfon

Bavarian Winter Adventure

Entertainment Weekend in Vianden, Luxembourg Cosy Cornwall in Looe London Theatre

leave you feeling re-energised, refreshed

• On board entertainment for • Live musical entertainment The popular, family run 3* Grand Hotel deEnjoy Vianden *Based two people sharingon a Saturday and Sunday nights 3 nights half board inonthe Celtic andever invigorated! 2 nights Wednesday February 6th 5 day travel insurance is centrally locatedHotel in theon town its facilities Royal includeHotel where • Porterage & welcome drink on arrival a Lower warmCabin; Welsh The West Rocks the and seafront • Tour of Bulbfields & £36 per person; £100 per person from £59 (Ticket & Travel) bar, lounge is and All rooms Two included excursions as stated above welcome awaits•you. nearrestaurant, the town centre ourlift. base for are en-suite Keukenhof entrance non-refundable deposit required with TV. Please note that single rooms are small. Choice of: Everybody’s Talking about Jamie Bingo, quizzies, entertainment and 2

4 nights HB and we’ve included 2 excursions!

Full payment due 2 months before

included excursions.departure.

• Porterage

– Matilda – Lion King – Book of Mormon • Port taxes

Cruise T&Cs apply. | FRIDAY 15TH – MONDAY 18TH MARCH 4 DAYS From £299 per person Travel Insurance and Single Supplements are2019 not included in above prices.

No single supplement* Travel Insurance £34

01296 33 66 66 (Aylesbury)

*limited (Double room for sole occupancy £45)

01255 425 453 (Clacton)

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Vale Life Magazine Nov-Dec 2018 Edition  

Local interest magazine for Aylesbury, Thame, Tring, Wendover, Princes Risborough, Chinnor, Waddesdon, Winslow and surrounding villages.

Vale Life Magazine Nov-Dec 2018 Edition  

Local interest magazine for Aylesbury, Thame, Tring, Wendover, Princes Risborough, Chinnor, Waddesdon, Winslow and surrounding villages.