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Over the very many years of travelling, I had used many companies for my travels. I’ve spent many hours researching for the best flight deals or train travelling deals. Added to this is also the hours spent looking for the right accommodations for our time away from the norm. When away, we don’t idle away the time either!. For the most part, it used to be an action-packed full-on vacation. because of the limited vacation time. For this reason, a reliable, and value for money activity provider was essential. Sometimes, there is the slow day, of course, because it is good to balance out the activities.
However, these days, I slow-travel more. In addition, as a travel writer and an entrepreneur, I have begun to be more selective of what I want and who our Trusted Partners are at Timeless Travel Steps. My years of travel has trained me to have an eye for the best providers in travel to suit my travel needs. Along with this are valuable travel guides and travel tips which I strongly recommend you read so that you are in the know.
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Travel Resources | Flights
Google Flights is great for it lets you enter your departure airport and see flights all over the world in a map. It gives you the the cheapest destination as well. It’s a good search engine to get a sense of routes, connections, and fares.
British Airways is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom. You can save on worldwide flights and holidays when you book directly with British Airways. You save more if you use their Avios points. I use British Airways for my journeys and have travelled in all of their cabin classes. Excellent service.
Qatar Airways is one of the youngest global airlines to serve all six continents, and one of the fastest-growing airlines in the world. The airline connects more than 150 destinations worldwide, with a fleet of the latest-generation aircraft.
Etihad Airways is the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates. Since starting in 2003, the Airline is growing at a fantastic rate. From their hub in Abu Dhabi, Etihad fly to passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Together with their codeshare partners, their network offers access to hundreds of international destinations in just one booking.
Travel Resources | Best deals
Opodo, part of eDreams ODIGEO group, is the first truly Pan-European travel service created to address the needs of today’s traveller. We offer access to over 660 airlines, over 1,700,000 hotels in more than 200 countries and territories and more than 7,000 car rental locations worldwide.
easyJet holidays provides a wide range of great value for money city break and beach holidays, combining easyJet flights with 3, 4 and 5 star hotels and other extra services such as car rental and transfers.
On the Beach provides customers with a huge selection of flights and up to 30,000 hotels from which customers can choose and build their perfect beach holiday. On the Beach, who are ABTA (K08913) and ATOL (11549) protected, are recognised by Hitwise as one of the most popular sites in the UK.
Jet2holidays is the UK’s second largest tour operator, offering great value package holidays from 9 UK bases to over 500 resorts across 70 sun destinations. You’ll enjoy a huge choice of 2-5 star accommodation, with holiday ranges including Family Favourites, Luxe retreats and All-Inclusive holidays. Your package holiday also includes return flights, a huge 22kg baggage per person and return transfers, plus ATOL Protection, all wrapped up for just £60pp deposit.
For more information on an All-in-One holiday packages and best deals, go to this page on 10 Benefits of a Package Holiday.
Travel Resources | Train Travel | Transportation
Trainline UK is A one-stop platform for all of your Train Travel needs in UK. For more information on how to get cheap tickets without compromising comfort, go to this page.
FIRST TRANSPENNINE EXPRESS
FirstTransPennineExpress operates inter-city services on three main routes across the North of England and Scotland. For top notch comfort, use First Transpennine Express when exploring the north of England and Scotland.
Interrail.eu is the joint Interrail webshop of 32 European railway companies’ They offer a range of interrail passes to suit the needs of every traveler. There is a choice of different country combinations and travel periods. They have the best combinations of Interrail passes to travel through Europe, Travelling by Train through Europe is one of the best experiences.
This website is one of the best on transportation information. It allows you to see how to get from point A to point B. It gives the best and cheapest way possible. Just enter your departure and arrival destinations and it will give you all the bus, train, plane, or boat routes that can get you there as well as how much they cost.
To learn more on Travelling by Train especially about Train Travel in Britain, go to this page on Trainline in Britain or here on All about Train Travelling & Unique Experiences
Accommodations | Hotels & Places to Stay
MILLENNIUM HOTELS & RESORTS
Millennium Hotels & Resorts is one of the most renowned and biggest hotel chains around the world. It has 101 properties scattered all over North America, Europe, Asia, New Zealand, Middle East, China and Taiwan.
RADISSON HOTELS GROUP
Radisson Hotels, one of the world’s largest hotel groups with multiple distinctive hotel brands and more than 1,100 hotels around the world. Our portfolio of hotel brands includes: Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson RED and Park Inn.
HOTEL DU VIN
As an elegant hotel brand that is “far from ordinary”, Hotel du Vin offers 19 unique locations. Each Hotel du Vin & Bistro has its own unique character shaped by the architecture, history and location of the building. At the heart of each of their 15 properties, Hotel du Vin’s trademark bistros serve simple French classics with a British twist.
CENTARA HOTELS & RESORTS
Centara Hotels & Resorts is one of the fastest-growing hotel chains in South East Asia. The chain offers over 40 hotels and resorts in prime destinations throughout Thailand, the Maldives, Oman, Vietnam and Sri Lanka. The hotel brands range from value 4-star properties to 5-star city hotels, family-friendly destinations and luxurious resorts. Many of our resorts are multi-award winning properties, including the Lost World-themed Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya that has just been recognised by TripAdvisor as The top Travellers’ Choice Family Hotel 2017 in Thailand, and second best in all of Asia.
PrivateUpgrades is a members-only luxury travel club and hotel finder.
PrivateUpgrades members become VIPs and get access to exclusive upgrades
such as free nights, massages, hotel credits, and much more. There are
over 2000 luxury hotels and exclusive promotions offered by
PrivateUpgrades. Becoming a member is FREE.
Activities | Tour Companies
Get Your Guide is my go to resource for activities. It is one of the leading online travel agency and online marketplace for tour guides and excursions. Get Your Guide offer great choices and value for money experiences.
English Heritage is guardian to some of UK’s most treasured and iconic buildings and monuments, including Stonehenge, Tintagel Castle, Osborne, Hadrian’s Wall and Dover Castle. From only £48 for a whole year, English Heritage members enjoy… Unlimited access to over 400 historic properties across the country, free entry for up to six accompanying children per adult member..
World Nomads travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers, to cover your trip essentials. Even if you run out of travel insurance or leave without it, World Nomads can cover you. We don’t just keep you and your family protected, with us, you’ll travel smarter and safer. Buy cover while traveling/
Learn more about Travel Insurance from two comprehensive guides – Travel Insurance – A Complete Guide
At the moment, for all of my travel essentials, I use Amazon. I am sure I shall be adding more links on this section as I discover suppliers who meet my needs. Ensure you are on the subscriber’s list so that you don’t miss out.
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