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Activity Yachting Holidays
based: West Sussex, UK
A full range of low cost 'Learn to Sail' holidays while sailing as part of a flotilla, suitable for singles, groups or families. Flotilla and bareboat sailing for existing sailors and 'week aboard and week ashore' combinations with Drascombe Lugger's for day sailing.
| day sailing | sailing (large boat/sail ship) | singles | family | Croatia | Turkey |
Bridge Overseas Ltd
based: West Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Friendly themed leisure holidays for over 50s, including organised duplicate bridge/whist, bowls, walking and golf. ATOL protected and TTA bonded, so your holiday is in safe hands. Travel Agent/Tour Operator with over 23 years experience, who can assist with all aspects of holidays and travel. Freephone number for friendly, professional assistance. Single travellers and groups welcome.
| bridge/whist | bowling | walk/trek/hike | golf | seniors/silver surfers | groups | singles | Europe | Spain | Cyprus | Slovenia |
Florence cultural vacations for seniors, individual travellers, couples, two friends travelling together, women travelling on their own. Ideal short stays living with an Italian host family in Florence in excellent homes for comfort and quality with private room and private bath for guests. Breakfast and evening meal included in prices.
| singles | seniors | women | art appreciation | cookery | wine | shopping | sightseeing | tailor made | music tours/appreciation | city breaks | Italy |
Green Tortoise Adventure Travel
based: California, USA
Adventure bus tours designed for fun-loving, independent travellers, the young and young at heart. Discover California, the West coast, cross country tours, Western USA, Mexico, Central America, Alaska, the Northwest, festivals and fairs, all aboard a Green Tortoise sleeper coach which converts by night to sleeping bunks for up to 36 passengers.
| singles | bus/coach holidays | gap year | North America |
based: East Sussex, UK
Specialist tour operator providing adventure tours, safaris, trekking and expeditions to Himalayan countries (Nepal, India, Bhutan and Tibet). Himalayan Footsteps are run by a team of UK and Nepali people with a wide experience and genuine knowledge of the places, activities and trips they offer.
| walk/trek/hike | mountaineering | expeditions | trekking peaks | mountain biking | motorcycling | meditation | singles holidays | animals/safaris | Nepal | India | Bhutan | Tibet |
based: Aveyron, France
Jewellery making holidays in the beautiful Aveyron in SW France (cheap flights RyanAir to Rodez). Workshops include introductions to jewellery making, silversmithing, stone setting, tiaras, wirework, glass fusing, fold forming and riveting. Price includes accommodation, project materials, airport transfers and breakfasts/lunches; no single supplement. Now in 6th year, with 100's of happy students.
| jewellery | beadwork | glass craft/stained glass | singles holidays | France |
Majestic Line (The)
based: Argyll, Scotland, UK
Unique Scottish cruises along the west coast, aboard converted traditional wooden boats. Explore remote coastlines, watching wildlife, traditional fishing villages, castles and gardens and enjoy excellent hospitality. Accommodation is double cabins; however two cabins on each cruise are reserved for single occupancy of a double cabin with no additional supplement.
| river cruises | ocean cruises | lake cruise holidays | singles holidays | Scotland |
PORTUGAL: Douro Adventure for solo travellers
A dedicated singles trip touring traditional Portugal, this is an escorted tour which includes a cruise on the river Douro, a memorable rail trip through the high Douro valley and a 2-night stay in vibrant Oporto on the Douro river estuary in northern Portugal.
Guests will also visit a port wine cellar at Vila Nova de Gaia, take a Lamego town tour, visit the baroque sanctuary Nossa Senhora dos Rémedios and take a tour of Quinta da Aveleda wine lodge estate.
CHINA: China: Land of the Dragon for Solo Travellers
A dedicated singles holiday to the land of the dragon – China, taking in the most iconic sights and incredible highlights of this amazing destination. Guests will be able to wonder at the amazing Great Wall and the vast army of Terracotta Warriors of Emperor Qin Shi Huang Di; they'll be able to stroll among the Imperial treasures of Beijing and enjoy the cosmopolitan streets of Shanghai.
Excursions will also include: the Great Wall and Summer Palace, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, a short cruise on the Grand Canal, the City Wall of Xi'an, Sun Yetsen's Mausoleum and Chiang Kiashek, the Confucius Temples, Chinese Master of Nets Garden, Suzhou's Embroidery Institute, a tour of Yu Garden and a visit to the Temple of the Jade Buddha.
A reader is looking for a solo photography break in the sun. Cazza wants a photography related holiday in July or August, with the stipulation that its somewhere warm and sunny and preferably without any single supplements. We answer with a number of suggestion, including trips to France, Spain, Italy, Morocco and Cambodia. Read the full article here»
Boarding or ski trips make an excellent choice for skiers on their own – boarders and skiers are social types and the sports make for an instant mutual interest. But is it best to just book a straightforward skiing package or go with a specialist singles holiday operator? Our article discusses these options and other ideas for skiers on their own. Read the full article here»
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