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The latest group travel news & views to help you organise great group trips.

Thursford Christmas Spectacular

Thursford Christmas Spectacular in Norfolk announces 2019 line-up

Preparations are well under way for the Thursford Christmas Spectacular and organisers have revealed details of what visitors can expect this year. 

Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus, London

State-of-the art Hard Rock Cafe opens in Piccadilly Circus

Hard Rock International has opened its doors to a new cafe spanning two floors and 1,900 square metres in Piccadilly Circus’ Criterion Building

Kenilworth Castle

Revamp of Kenilworth Castle’s Elizabethan Gardens marks anniversary of royal visit

The project, which includes the addition of a Tudor bowling green, marks the anniversary of the famous 19-day visit to the Warwickshire castle by Queen Elizabeth I. 


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GLT Magazine Cover July 2019

Your July edition includes:

• Rail Journeys & Holidays
• Explore Italy
• Historic Venues & Heritage Sites
• The Great North
• Plus: Backstage at The Lion King, Special Interest trips and more...

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Cruise review: Incredible India - a taste of Assam

Cruise writer Jeannine Williamson samples the many flavours of this famous tea-growing region on a voyage down the breath-taking Brahmaputra.

Laos River Cruise Review on Champa Pandaw

Review: Cultural immersion on Laos river cruise

From Buddhist ceremonies to stunning scenery, Jeannine Williamson finds out why Laos should be on your river cruise agenda.

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HRH The Duchess of Cornwall christens Saga's new Spirit of Discovery

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes godmother to Saga’s Spirit of Discovery in Kent

Spirit of Discovery is the first cruise ship to be named at the Port of Dover for more than a decade and the occasion signalled the start of a new era for Saga Cruises. 

The Watering Hole on Mardis Gras

Carnival Cruise Line’s takes dining to next level on board new Mardi Gras ship

Carnival Cruise Line has said the food and drink offer on board its Mardi Gras ship, which debuts in 2020, will be “unlike anything it has ever offered before”.