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David Taylor has been on the Ventura pre-Christmas Canary Islands cruise for us. He and Elizabeth have shot another great video full of festive spirit. The ships decked for Christmas are a treat. So enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThjfNylGc4k TWO GREAT CRUISE DEALS SPECIFIC TO THE P&O CRUISE SHIP VENTURA - CLICK HERE This starts the beginning of our Canary Islands feature and we will...
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Renowned for being one of the top New Years' Eve destinations, and maybe the top for cruisers, Madeira is normally on the Canary Island's route. It is Portuguese and mainly Christian so Christmas is special, the streets of Funchal get beautifully dressed with thousands of lights. Even outside Funchal, almost every lamppost will be dressed up. However, on New Year's Eve,...
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One of the best Caribbean Christmas songs originates from here. Trinidad and the smaller island Tobago both have distinctive Creole traditions and cuisines with a Caribbean beat. Carnival time in Trinidad brings thousands to Port of Spain and they do know how to party. Port of Spain the capital and seaport on the north-west coast of the island of Trinidad....
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The commercial battle on the Southbank that gave us the slightly quirky and different Christmas market at the Tate Modern, is lost this year. When I say lost, it is a loss to us, because the market was the best of the London Christmas Markets. It appeared that after Christmas 2013 the Southbank Christmas Market changed hands or management, and with...
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Still one of the best kitten TV Christmas commercials as havoc begins and christmas is destroyed by these small balls of fluff. TV genius. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeZ9g4TXylk Kew Gardens at Christmas - all on film here Ever Fancied being on a Cruise Ship for Christmas - with all the family or without So as you all scramble to find weird and wonderful new ideas for...
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This is a market that could be a weekend treat. The award-winning Bath Christmas Market has over 200 twinkling chalets spread out across the picturesque Georgian streets of Bath selling handmade and local Christmas gifts. New for 2017: The Bath Christmas Market has extended into Southgate Street, Union Street, and Hot Bath Street. It has a packed calendar of family-friendly events...
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Whether you are celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali or Kwanzaa the Caribbean is welcoming at this time of the year. The majority of the islands have large catholic followings. https://youtu.be/hXkLXjn26rE Click here for the special CARIBBEAN SEASON destination menu. Each major Island and Caribbean Season Destination has a guide or film about the tours here !We hope you like our film of...
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Coming out top of the Christmas experiences we visited and filmed last year was the Kew Gardens lights experience. It is a light show, a lit walk through the park, a fun fair and a Christmas Market. Entrance is via Victoria Gate, the one two blocks from Kew Gardens Tube Station and yes you have to pay, which is...
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Having just returned from the Caribbean pre-Christmas we are welcomed by the wealth of TV Christmas adverts, which were just not screened before we left. X-Factor and Strictly are starting to climax and we know the inevitable - a festive season which many choose to enjoy sailing. Next year we are adding two cruises on the Queen Victoria to...
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Christmas Market trail could start at southbank, walk along to the Tate Modern, then up to Borough market of vice vera or cross the river and go to Covent Garden. If you book the Big Bus with us before 31st Dec 2017 Doris Visits has a code that works with our link, that gives you 12% off. BIGBUSTOURS12 SOUTHBANK The Southbank for many years...
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