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See the impressive Hadrian's Wall laid out below while being chauffeured with two friends through the skies in a Cessna 172. The northern boundary of the Roman Empire is the North's most popular tourist attraction, and it will become clear why when the pilot soars along architecture that has been a part of the scenery for 2000 years. See the compelling Roman forts: Vindolanda, Housesteads and Birdoswald that make up this treasured World Heritage site.
Family-friendly luxury hotel The Ickworth prides itself on the excellence of its AA Two Rosette winning cuisine, and offers a delicious twist on traditional afternoon tea. Surrounded by the lavish décor and charming atmosphere of a luxury country house hotel, you'll find that an Ickworth afternoon tea is a real treat to be remembered.
Take on three of America’s most legendary classic racers – the sleek Corvette, roaring Mustang and the powerful Camaro SS – for three miles each, and discover just why these cars have earned a place in the motoring hall of fame! You’ll begin with a safety briefing, before you meet your ARDS instructor, who’ll be present throughout your drives; these cars are rare, powerful and very different to your average commuter, so you’ll benefit from your instructor’s tips and tricks to go just that little bit faster and turn just that little bit more neatly! After three miles in each, you’ll not only be able to say you’ve driven three legendary cars, but also work out which is your favourite and why!
A break in Scotland offers you the chance to explore a landscape of unrivalled beauty and majesty of seascapes and mighty mountains, rugged cliffs and long sandy beaches, of tumbling rivers and deep, mysterious lochs. A wild and wonderful landscape steeped in history and legend, one of the least populated areas in Britain and the perfect setting for a relaxing cottage holiday in Scotland. It’s great walking country, perfect for nature lovers and bird watchers, and the locations of our cottages in Scotland make it easy to enjoy a superb range of outdoor activities. There are fabulous, secluded beaches to discover too, particularly along the lovely, Gulf Stream warmed West Coast, while dolphin and whale spotting trips off the East Coast offer an unforgettable experience.This is the land of Robert the Bruce and William Wallace, a country that bears its history proudly - and from all our holiday cottages in Scotland you’ll be able to visit the sites of great battles and numerous magnificent castles, some of them the evocative ruins of mighty fortresses, others romantically turreted and furnished with fine antiques. In addition a visit to the vibrant cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow could be a highlight of a relaxing break in Scotland.With over 2000 handpicked properties in the Scotland, whether you want a base for an active holiday, romantic escape, or get-away-from it all break there will be a cottage perfectly suited to you. This £50 voucher can be redeemed towards a break at a choice of 2000 locations throughout Scotland. Once you have purchased your voucher and received your gift pack, you will have access to the vast selection of breaks available. You can then explore the various locations and check availability.
It will only take seconds at the controls to realise what makes the Caterham so popular with racing drivers around the world, from the incredible power to weight ratio to the way it takes corners as though it were on rails. Any pair of racing fans will love the chance to take to the track in this incredible vehicle and they will probably find themselves falling in love. The day will begin with a warm welcome before being given a safety briefing where you will also learn how to make the most of your time in the Caterham including late braking and deep cornering techniques. Then it’s time to get behind the wheel of a truly iconic car, enjoying the sheer speed and incredible handling. Once you finish, you will each receive a certificate to commemorate the day and an expert assessment from your instructor. Optional indemnity can be purchased for £20 -£30 on the day – please ask for details on booking. Please note at some locations there is an option to purchase damage waiver insurance on the day of your experience. In the event of an accident the damage waiver will cover all or part of the damage caused to the vehicle(s) however this will not cover damage caused by reckless or negligent driving. Further details are available on booking.
Within the enchanting coastal town of Maidencombe in Devon is the charming Orestone Manor, a magnificent Georgian manor house boasting spectacular views over Lyme Bay. You and you loved one are sure to enjoy a traditional afternoon tea in this picturesque location. You’ll be able to relax and spend some quality time together as you’re spoilt with delicious sandwiches, cakes, and scones with a glass of champagne each, and of course as much tea as you can drink!
You’re sure to love your time spent being pampered at Pout2Perfection in Edinburgh. This salon is bright and cosy with friendly, upbeat staff to make your visit both fun and relaxing. Your stylist will first cut your hair in the style you want and give you a bouncy blow-dry to add volume to your hair while making it soft and fizz-free. Then enjoy a back, neck and shoulder massage to unwind your mind, soothe your muscles and make your visit an all-round luxurious experience. You will leave this salon feeling relaxed and with hair you love!
For those that eat, sleep and breathe football, this is the ultimate gift. Football fans will relish the chance to visit the home of their favourite team and enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour to see where all the magic and action happens. These iconic stadiums are the places where footballing history has been made and a place which fans instantly recognise as the backdrop to some of their most nail-biting moments as a spectator. Choose 1 Stadium Tour from:Chelsea F.C, Stamford BridgeHampden Park, Scotlands National StadiumLiverpool F.C, AnfieldManchester City, Etihad StadiumManchester United, Old TraffordNewcastle United, St James’ ParkWembley, England’s National StadiumWest Ham United, Queen Elizabeth Olympic ParkPlease note, the Stadium Tour Route will be subject to change from May 13th as the stadium goes through the required changes for both concert and athletics mode this summer. The pitch will not be visible from this date and there will be minimal West Ham United branding on show until the football season starts again in August.All tours are for one adult and one child except Manchester City which is two adults.
Exclusive to Red Letter Days, hold on tight for an action-packed half day pillion ride on the back of a genuine ex-USA police Harley-Davidson, a must-try for any avid motorcycling enthusiast! After refreshments of tea or coffee, hop on the comfortable pillion seat of the Harley for an unrivalled adventure. Let the driver do all the work as you soak in beautiful views of the South Downs while the engine roars down the open road. During the experience, stop at a selection of notable places and roar through Goodwood Motor Circuit's world-famous tunnel. Finish with refreshments of tea, coffee and biscuits or cake at Goodwood's Aero Cafe. A high-octane experience not to be missed!
For luxury pampering with an exotic twist, the 2015 Best Luxury Day Spa award-winning Dolphin Square Spa has it all. Enjoy a day of secluded pampering in this exquisite Moroccan-styled spa and take full advantage of the stress relieving salt infused steam room and relaxing Tepidarium. This spa ritual allows you to choose from a 25 minute Hammam ritual or a 40 minute self-administered rasul treatment - the ultimate skin cleansing stress buster. To add to the indulgence, this lavish spa treat also includes your choice of a lavish 55 minute Argan Facial or a 55 minute Shea Butter Massage. To round things off, sit down to a delicious serving of flat bread and hummus. Total bliss!
Feeling frazzled by your daily routine? Enjoy an indulgent pampering session just for you in the stylish surroundings of Studio 34. Boasting a friendly environment and a highly professional service, you’ll feel totally at ease. Treat your tresses to a Wash and Blow Dry along with a Classic Manicure to get those tired hands primped and preened to fabulous perfection, or relax and unwind with an Aromatherapy Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage combined with a rejuvenating Classic Facial and soothing Hand and Arm Massage. However you decide to spoil yourself, you’re sure to leave the venue feeling refreshed and raring to go.
Whether it's a country stroll or a walk through the city streets, Surrey and London are home to some of the country's best scenery. For a truly memorable tour of both areas though, nothing comes close to experiencing them from the air. After a quick safety briefing, passengers climb aboard an AS350 helicopter for a bird's-eye tour over Surrey and into London. Taking off from Redhill, the helicopter travels above Surrey's picturesque countryside en route to London, where some of the city's best known landmarks can be seen from the route along the Thames. After taking in the sights of the city, it's back across Surrey to Redhill.
Gold 22ct plated engravable My Last Rolo. The ultimate loving gesture and perfect gift to show that special someone just how much you care. It's hard to give up your last rolo in the pack so why not go one step further and give the Last Gold Rolo you have to show that you would give up your ultimate Last Rolo to your loved one. Made to the exact size of its chocolate equivalent and presented in a beautiful red ribboned gift box, this gift is designed to melt the heart of a loved one and is a timeless present guaranteed to be treasured forever. To make your gift extra special for your loved one why not have a personal message of your choice engraved on the base for free. We can engrave up to 26 characters including spaces with a maximum of 12 characters per line.
Slide behind the driving seat of the spectacular Nissan GT-R supercar with this high-octane experience at Lydden Hill in Kent. Start with a full safety briefing courtesy of a fully qualified instructor, to learn about the essential racing lines and track handling techniques. Then get revved up, ready for action and take the wheel of the 3.6 litre V6 engined Nissan GT-R and put the beast through its paces with six miles of driving action around the Kent circuit. After catching some breath, collect a certificate to take home as a special memento of this amazing driving experience.
Discover the gorgeous untamed beauty of the Lake District with this one-night stay for two in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside. Situated in the peaceful village of Nateby, the Nateby Inn is a charming and rustic country inn offering down-home hospitality with a smile, as well as fantastic British food in tranquil settings. Enjoy relaxing in a tastefully decorated and comfortable en-suite room, as you take in the breath-taking views of the village and countryside from your window. With a variety of countryside walks on offer in the nearby vicinity, as well a host of attractions in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, you're sure to have a fabulous time no matter which activity takes your fancy! You'll also receive a delectable full English breakfast the following morning of your stay, so you can be sure to start your day of exploring the right way!
Whether you’re after a change of scenery or the chance to explore stunning Cumbria then this overnight escape for you and a loved one at the Greenhill Hotel is just for you. The red sandstone Georgian mansion is set amid 9 acres of beautiful parkland and is tucked away from any distractions. You and your guest will enjoy an overnight stay complete with a tasty full English breakfast for two in the morning as well as access to the hotel’s on-site facilities. There are plenty of attractions and activities in the area so you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to exploring the local surroundings. From Carlisle Castle to World Heritage Site Hadrian’s World, Cumbria is steeped in history and culture that all ages and preferences can enjoy!
Luxuriate with a pretty pedicure or a mesmerising manicure with this wonderful preening experience at the Sun Spa, situated in the heart of Abingdon, Oxfordshire. You’ll be greeted by one of the venue’s fully qualified therapists who will make you feel right at home before treating your tips or your toes to a seriously luxurious pampering. Enjoy an immaculate manicure and your hands will be left feeling smooth, refreshed and polished to perfection. Or, soften up those feet with a fabulous pedicure, complete with foot mask, massage and exfoliation.
Delve into The World of Wedgwood and gain a real insight into one of the UK's most iconic pottery manufacturers. Enjoy coffee and shortbread on arrival with a self-guided tour of the factory, then admission to the £10.5 million museum where you can learn all about Josiah Wedgwood and his company. Next up, enjoy a delicious two-course lunch in The Dining Hall. Tea lovers will particularly enjoy the tea tasting - on bone china of course. Get creative: make your own design with pencils, crayons and felt tips, to be transferred onto a piece of Wedgwood. Create your own decorative keepsake to take home, or, for a permanent memento, leave your design with us to be expertly applied, fired and posted out to you.
Visit the beautiful grounds of Culloden Estate and Spa for a relaxing day in the spa. With gorgeous views over Belfast Lough, it's easy to soak up the tranquillity and luxury of the surroundings. Have a dip in the swimming pool or Jacuzzi, enter the marble steam room or needle shower and work up a sweat in the state-of-the-art fitness suite with cardio-theatre. A tasty lunch is also included - choose from wraps, paninis and salads, plus a non-alcoholic refreshment.
Sometimes we all need a break from the stress and strains of our busy lives, and a day (or an evening) at a health spa is the perfect way to unwind. Guests spend time at the spa with complete access to all the facilities on offer. These may vary from spa to spa, but are likely to include plunge pool, sauna, steam room and relaxation suite. Visitors with itchy feet should feel free to take part in the fitness and exercise classes on offer. At some locations a healthy lunch, afternoon tea or light refreshment is included and some venues include treatments. The exact experience differs according to the spa visited, but each venue leaves guests feeling refreshed, relaxed and revitalised, making this the perfect gift for special occasions.
Fancy a well deserved break from the busy city life? Cascina Folletto in Tortona, Northern Italy is the perfect place to escape and let your hair down. This beautiful bed and breakfast is nestled among stunning countryside that will certainly clear your head! You and your guest will be shown to your quiet room where you can unwind for two nights. You will also receive a delicious breakfast on both mornings of your stay. You are guaranteed to leave feeling de-stressed and ready to explore the charming magnificence of Italy!
Retreat to the picturesque county of Surrey, just a stone's throw from London, for a two-night countryside stay at the four-star Langshott Manor. Surrounded by rolling hills, lush landscaped gardens and an ancient moat, the 16th-century house offers unrivalled luxury and privacy - perfect for couples looking for a romantic break. Unwind in a spacious luxury room which boasts every comfort conceivable, including a lavish deep sprung bed, Egyptian bed linen, marble bathroom (with a bath and power shower), soft robes, LCD TV and complimentary WiFi. In the morning, feeling renewed, head to the hotel's award-winning restaurant for a scrumptious breakfast on both mornings - it's a great way to refuel in preparation for exploring the surrounding areas.
Take a friend along to Headz Up in Clacton to enjoy a wash, cut and blow-dry with a conditioning treatment each. This salon has a friendly and relaxing atmosphere to make you feel instantly at ease before your stylists begin your treatment. You will first have a relaxing hair wash before your hair is cut in a style of your choice. A conditioning treatment will then be applied and your hair will be blow-dried to leave it soft, sleek and smooth. You will both feel relaxed and transformed by the end of your treatments.