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Now you and a friend can get insider tips and tricks of the trade from some of Britain's best chefs with this fantastic dining and learning experience from the Smart School of Cookery. You and a friend will receive expert tuition in a range of cooking styles. Whether you're looking to expand your culinary borders or simply wish to tighten up your basic skills, this outstanding half day course for two is sure to leave both of you with satisfied appetites and heads full of ideas.
Dine out in style with a tasty three-course meal at Bloomsbury's chic Number Twelve Restaurant. Situated in the Ambassadors Hotel, this fine eatery offers British Italian fusion cuisine, a vibrant atmosphere and exceptional standards of service - everything you could possibly want when dining out in London. Tuck into three delicious courses, plus one side dish each, from Number Twelve's mouthwatering a la carte menu (the menu can change according to season) which includes the likes of Jerusalem artichokes with celeriac soup, cannelloni with wild boar ragu, puree potatoes, honey glazed vegetables and homemade tiramisu. Eating out in London doesn't get any better!
There's not much that beats the sensation of flying high above the ground in a dynamic five-seater Jet Ranger helicopter. It's how the rich and famous like to travel and is the most idyllic way to see the sensational sights of the beautiful British landscape. On this six mile pleasure flight from a variety of locations across the UK, climb to around 1000 feet and soak up breathtaking sights of the ground below, with the pilot pointing out any local landmarks along the way. Bring along a camera to capture the impressive views below, to show friends and family and relive the experience once back on solid ground.
Experience the excitement of driving four supercars at the Stafford Activity Centre. Pick four from a superb line up of cars - the Lamborghini Gallardo, Ferrari 430, Aston Martin V8 Vantage, Audi R8, Ford Mustang or Nissan GTR. Begin the session with a detailed safety briefing. Then jump into the driver's seat of each of your chosen supercars to drive four miles of this specially designed race circuit in each car. That's 16 miles in total, and gives plenty of time to learn the circuit and get aquainted with these amazing supercars. Any accompanying spectators also receive a complimentary 4x4 off road passenger ride. Fantastic!
Set in the magnificent Cardigan, this afternoon for tea offers either the perfect start to a night on the town or the perfect desert after a little retail therapy.Take the time to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life with a friend at this fantastic venue, set in the heart of Llechryd. It’s the only way to catch up with a friend in delightful serenity. Indulge in an afternoon delight with a luxurious tea for two at Flambards Hotel. You’ll experience a session made for royalty as you and loved one catch up over lovely tea, pleasant little snacks and pastries.
Indulge in a traditional English afternoon tea with a glass of Champagne for two at Hallmark Hotel Carlisle. Tuck into fresh finger sandwiches, scrumptious scones and delicious cakes as you sit back and relax.
A true British staple, the tradition of afternoon tea is a favourite past-time and now you can add a touch of sparkle to this classic convention with the fizzing bubbles of champagne! This experience for two in Chigwell is sure to have you feeling regal – set amid 6,000 acres, the Hallmark Hotel London Chigwell Prince Regent is a gorgeous combination of classic meets contemporary. A listed Georgian mansion with huge period windows, take a seat in the lounge where you will be served a chilled glass of champagne each, accompanied by three tiers of sandwiches, cake and scones to indulge your taste-buds on. Top it off with a freshly brewed pot of tea or coffee for a classic worthy of Her Majesty herself!
The ever-popular city of Chester with its distinctive black and white timber buildings offers a pleasing blend of tradition, culture and modern facilities. Exploration of the distinctive 13th century Chester Rows is a must. At the junction of Eastgate Street and Bridge Street, where the Rows are at their most varied and attractive, the views of the cathedral and town portray an outstanding medieval image. Our popular city centre hotel is the perfect place to experience a lively and bustling festive atmosphere.
Whether you are fanatical about the film or an enthusiast of vintage aviation, this Tiger Moth dambuster themed flight is sure to deliver. Feel the thrill of soaring through the sky in the open cockpit of a genuine 1930s Tiger Moth while flying over the bombing range at Ashley Walk, the very site where the famous 617 Dambusters Squadron practised their skills before bombing the Tirpitz and the U-boat pens. Soak in historic sights which are simply breathtaking from the air, including colossal Tallboy craters, historic Old Sarum Airfield and the Dambusters' range in the New Forest. This an exhilarating way to observe military history and the unique sights you see from the air will live long in the memory.
With its classic yet aggressive styling, the ferocious Ferrari is the perfect supercar for tearing up the tarmac of a challenging circuit – and you'll have the chance to do just that with this exciting Ferrari driving experience. These world-famous supercars boast truly spectacular capabilities, and you'll be delighted to discover the Ferrari's amazing combination of power, style and finesse. A great chance to get to grips with the Italian Stallion, this really is an unforgettable driving experience.
For an amazing and indulgent pampering experience, head over to Dream Therapy in Sunderland where you will receive two incredible treatments! The friendly team have put together a fabulous session that combines the best of both worlds. You will get a Smart Gel Polish, perfect for livening up those nails, and a Neal’s Yard Facial, pure luxury for those who love organic products and a clear complexion. By the time you are finished you will look and feel incredible, so get out there and show it off!
Formula Silverstone single-seaters sit just inches from the ground, are incredibly responsive and have been expertly engineered to provide a genuine racing thrill. Going flat out around this purpose-built motor racing training facility, experience what it's like to be a Formula 1 champion. Start with a briefing from a fully qualified instructor to help demonstrate racing lines and track driving techniques in preparation for the drive ahead. Then take the wheel of the sensational single-seater, which can go from 0 - 60 mph in under five seconds, for a 15 minute session. Begin with three laps driving behind a pace car, before being let loose for the remainder of the session to push those driving skills to the absolute limit!
Leave the office behind and enjoy a fantastic night of family fun with this flexible hotel break choice voucher. You’ll be able to spend some quality time with your nearest and dearest at an attractive and modern Novotel hotel of your choice – all offering spacious family rooms, outstanding facilities and welcoming, friendly staff. With hotels available in some of the UK’s most popular locations, ranging from vibrant Manchester and stylish Liverpool to historic Nottingham, you’re sure to find the perfect place for adults and kids alike. What’s more, at all locations your overnight break will include a tasty breakfast, meaning you won’t have to worry about filling up any empty stomachs.
If the bright lights of the city are leaving you feeling drained what you need is to leave the hustle and bustle behind and embrace the natural beauty of the British countryside and coastline. This voucher gives you and someone you love the chance to spend a luxurious night in a wonderful venue at your choice of National Park location across the UK. You could take in the sea air in Brighton, marvel at the spectacular scenery of Snowdonia, or explore the Royal Forest of Dean. With a wide variety of venues on offer ranging from extravagant country manors to quaint cabins you are sure to find the perfect break for you.
The picturesque heart of Newcastle is the perfect location for a relaxing getaway with someone special, especially if you stay in this luxurious 4-Star venue by the River Tyne. You’ll be able to unwind or explore, whether you choose to lounge in your stylish double room or venture into the city for shopping and sightseeing. Follow up a remarkable stroll across the stunning Millennium Bridge with a magnificent three course dinner at the hotel’s stellar restaurant and admire the delightful views of the city as you dine. Round off your break with a delicious breakfast in the morning, complete with all the trimmings.
Relaxation and enjoyment is on the agenda with this overnight break at The Metropole. You and your guest will be able to unwind in your comfortable room and you can also make use of the excellent leisure facilities at The Rock Spa which include an 18m heated swimming pool with a thermal whirlpool spa. If you fancy exploring while you’re there, there are plenty of things to do in this picturesque area of Wales such as The Radnorshire Museum and the stunning Elan Valley just a 25 minute drive away. Before you have to go back to reality you can enjoy a delicious cooked breakfast in the on-site restaurant.
The Devonshire coast is an area full of beauty and tranquillity and this magnificent Georgian manor house is at the centre of it all. Orestone Manor is full of atmosphere, character and charm making it the perfect venue for a romantic getaway. Your room will be as unique as you are, decorated with individualised wallpaper and fine fabric. You’ll get far more than a comfortable room with this luxury treat though. You can also enjoy prosecco, chocolates and a delectable cooked breakfast.
Located in a stylish corner of West London and staffed by fully trained and welcoming beauticians, this boutique venue is the ideal spot for a luxurious pampering treat. You will be treated to a sensational service from a range of options that includes Massages, a Manicure, a Pedicure and a Facial. You will be in the safe hands of fantastic professionals who will ensure you feel right at home and leave feeling refreshed and revitalised, ready to take on the world.
Feel the restorative effects of an invigorating Swedish massage at The Abbey Spa in Barking. For one tranquil hour, experience a state of pure relaxation throughout the body and mind, as the professional therapist works their magic. Concentrating on specific areas of tension throughout the body, allow the therapist to relieve muscle aches and pains. Swedish massage involves using varying strokes and pressure levels to warm up the muscle tissue and break up “knots” and adhesions. Relax as the subtle fragrance of aromatherapy oils fills the room, each different oil possessing its own unique properties, for example calming or energising. Leave feeling rejuvenated!
An encounter with a rhino is certainly not an everyday experience and this special day at Knowsley Safari Park in Merseyside is something to remember forever. Upon arrival at the park, meet the rhino specialists and drive out to the rhino section to meet the white rhino crash. This intimate experience is a great opportunity to get up close to these incredible beasts - one of the largest land mammals on earth. Take part in the rhino patrol and the team will try and get you as involved as possible. The encounter also includes entry to the safari park, so have fun wandering around to see all the other animals, plus a 10 per cent discount on annual membership to Knowsley Safari Park.
The classes are for up to 20 people. The chef will ask a small group at a time to join him/her to prepare and cook during your class, but this is not compulsory. The extensive experience and success is based on this method to ensure maximum education and knowledge is passed onto guests. Please remember this is a cookery lesson with taster dishes and not full size restaurant meals. We are here to teach you. After your experience, recipes are emailed within 24 hours of completing your lesson. Taste up to 5 selected tequilas and mezcal and learn the amazing difference between them. This will then be followed by a one hour Pincho workshop to savour the flavours of authentic nibbles, including:Championes con queso (mushrooms in cheese sauce)Tortilla (Spanish Omelette)Patatas Bravas (Spicy potatoes)Garbansos Andaluces (Chickpeas Andalusian style)(Suitable for vegetarians)
Surrounded by beautifully spacious gardens and ideally located in the restful Cary Park area of Babbacombe, the Anchorage Hotel is the perfect venue for a two night escape with that special someone. During the day, why not visit the two local beaches only a short walk away with its enchanting sea views? Or if the weather is not on your side, you could take a trip to the local Babbacombe theatre which provides a variety of shows including cabaret and stand-up. Whatever your taste, there is plenty for you to explore and experience in this picturesque part of the world.
Whisk a loved one away for a wonderful two night break and some quality time together, with a visit to the heart of Scotland! You and your companion can enjoy two nights in a well-appointed executive double room, boasting a king size bed and ample space for a comfortable break. Two nights away will give you both a fantastic opportunity to get out and discover the beauty of Scotland!
Take a hot air balloon flight at sunrise or sunset over South Central England - a dream come true for aviation fanatics. Start on solid ground and meet the pilot at the launch site. Get a safety briefing and help to prepare and inflate the magnificent balloon. Board the basket and with the hot air blasting above, float into the sky. Reaching heights of up to 3,000 feet, the views of the surrounding landscape are truly breathtaking. The air is still at such heights as the balloon moves along with the breeze so there is no wind resistance. Come back down to earth and help top pack away the balloon, before enjoying a well earned glass of champagne or soft drink. Get a lift back to the launch site and take home a certificate to remember the day by.