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Buckle up and prepare for take-off, because it's time for an exhilarating helicopter ride through the Kent airspace! Leaving from Rochester Airport, take flight in a Bell 206 Jet Ranger (a single-engine five-seat light utility helicopter) and enjoy an exhilarating twenty minute tour of Kent from the air, taking in stunning views of the British countryside and famous Kent landmarks. Sights en-route include the iconic Brands Hatch race circuit and the Historic Dockyard in Chatham, as well as the impressive Rochester Castle and Cathedral. Flying in a helicopter is a truly unique experience and there's no doubt that views from the air beat views from ground level, hands down!
Experience a pure adrenaline rush as an instructor teaches you how to manoeuvre a modern helicopter. He will show you how to move backwards, sideways, round in circles, as well as a difficult test of skill and concentration - the hover. Once you've learnt the ropes, take control and fly up high and take in the gorgeous views of the countryside, then come back down and see if you have the steady hand to perfect the low level hover!
Swap terra firma for choppy waters with a one to one powerboating session. Come away with rad new skills thanks to personal tuition and a whole hour spent on the water. The day begins with a safety briefing with some expert tips thrown in. Change into waterproofs and life jacket before being introduced to the superb Honda BF150 race boat. Powered by a Honda 150HP VTEC engine and fitted with sprung bucket seats, this racing machine offers top performance alongside comfort. Take to the water to really get to know this bad boy. The instructor covers high-speed cornering, racing lines and racing navigation. Learn gnarly tricks such as helming through waves at speed and simulate an authentic racing start. It's an adventure sure to quicken the pulse.
Enter the hall of fame with this formidable supercar session. It's a once in a lifetime opportunity to get behind the wheel of six outstanding models. Choose six from the Lamborghini Gallardo, Ferrari 430, Aston Martin V8 Vantage, Audi R8, Ford Mustang, Porsche GTS or Nissan GTR. Learn the basics with a full safety briefing (necessary to tame these ferocious speed machines) then prepare to drive a hair-raising four miles in each car on a specially designed track. Strap in tight! Then, step into the hot hatch and let the professional racing instructor propel you forward with a high-speed lap of the circuit. Friends and family don't have to miss out either as any accompanying spectators receive a complimentary 4x4 off road passenger ride.
Drive five of the world's most impressive and sought after supercars around a specially-designed race track with this fantastic adrenaline-fuelled driving experience in Oxfordshire. Get behind the wheel of the beautiful Aston Martin, the stunning Ferrari 360, the Porsche 911, the Subaru Impreza or the Lotus Elise, and enjoy the rare opportunity to decide for yourself which of the world's best supercars is your favourite. You'll start with a full track safety briefing and overview of driving techniques before taking each of these iconic supercars for six high-octane laps of a purpose-built racing circuit. A fully-qualified driving instructor will be in the passenger seat throughout to offer tips, advice and encouragement. This is an utterly exhilarating day of acceleration and speed!
What could be more unusual than a day out in a huge inflatable ball, rolling and tumbling down a hill? Sound crazy? Well come and see for yourself the latest craze in adventure activities with this incredibly fun Aqua Zorbing experience for two. You and a friend will have the time of your lives as you experience the four G’s force in your humungous bubble! This is definitely going to be one to talk about with your friends!
Our exclusive collection of heritage holiday cottages offers over 1,000 hand-picked hideaways in some of the UK’s most gorgeous honeypot locationsThe Heritage Collection is an exciting range, comprising of only period properties. Most are listed by English Heritage and all have significant historical interest and a tale to tell between their four walls. Experience these unique and spectacular properties for an unforgettable stay.Whether you choose to stay in a beautifully restored Grade II listed barn, a stunning converted water tower with amazing panoramic views, a miniature castle with parapet walls or a thatched cottage owned by Lord Tennyson you can do so with quality assured.All properties are graded to the high standards of Visit England or Visit Scotland (properties in Wales are graded to the same exacting standards) by a team of regional managers. Every property is hand-picked for its authentic character and charm to ensure only the finest properties are added to the portfolio.Time away is precious so we offer a wide range of mini-break opportunities, 2 or 3 nights at the weekend, 4 night mid-week breaks or enjoy 7 nights or more. Spend romantic time away with a loved one, escape for some quality time with the family or gather friends and family for a large get-together. There really is something special for everyone at a heritage holiday cottage. Find your unique paradise in the UK today. This £50 voucher can be redeemed towards a break at a choice of over 1000 locations throughout the UK. 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.
For anyone who loves the great outdoors, clay pigeon shooting provides a fun, fast-paced and exciting challenge. Awarded premium status by the Clay Pigeon Shooting Association (CPSA) and boasting a scenic backdrop of the Yorkshire Dales, this is the best place to sharpen up aiming skills and the best part is - you don't need any previous experience. Each lesson is held in a small group, meaning that everyone benefits from the personal tuition of a qualified instructor and with 30 cartridges each, there's plenty of opportunity to get ready, aim and fire! Attempt to shoot as many clay targets as possible from a variety of different distances and angles with expert guidance. Do you have what it takes to be a clay hot shot?
Feel the speed and admire style of some of the most iconic supercars around with this five supercar thrill at a top UK race track. Choose your popular circuit, from options including Brands Hatch, Snetterton and Goodwood, where a knowledgeable instructor with give you a safety briefing and some track tuition, getting you acquainted with the circuit. Then it will be time for not one, not two but five thrilling six-mile supercar blasts around the circuit in your choice of five supercars. Whether you take the driving seat in the Ferrari California, Porsche 911, BMW I8 or another of the options, you’ll be able to go hell for leather around the track, seeing what these motoring beasts can do!
At 115 metres, the ArcelorMittal Orbit is officially London's tallest sculpture and a symbol of the London 2012 Olympics. Located in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, it's a fantastic addition to the capital's skyline and architecture, but there's more to it - it's also home to our nation's highest freefall abseil! Ascend to the platform 80 metres up and together, take in amazing views over the capital while expert Wire and Sky staff fit each participant with specially designed safety systems. Then it's time to take the plunge side by side on parallel lines - lean back and abseil down without touching anything, all the way to the ground. Not for the faint hearted but truly thrilling, this high flying experience for two is truly once in a lifetime.
Highly recommended on TripAdvisor, this tour opportunity for two is a walk through James Bond history. Visit filming locations for such iconic films as For Your Eyes Only, Die Another Day and the most recent Spectre, and have an enthusiastic and amusing guide give you a little insight into the film-making process and certain aspects of British secret service. You’ll get a chance to fill Bond’s shoes and re-enact certain scenes – a camera is essential if you want to take home a souvenir of your trip! You’ll take in the Bond memorabilia on show and you’ll also get to pass Bond’s top-secret London HQ during your tour.
Fancy driving around the Dunsfold Park race circuit in Surrey in a beautiful Ferrari? Well, now these dreams are coming true! At TV's most famous test track, start with a safety briefing by an ARDS (Association of Racing Drivers School) qualified instructor, explaining the twists and turns layout of this circuit. Next it's time to drive either the fabulous Ferrari 360 or 430 for ten minutes. Each of these gorgeous sports cars are capable of reaching speeds of more than 170 mph! Take home a certificate to show off this amazing driving experience to friends.
Now kids can take the wheel of three world-class supercars before even passing their test! This fast and furious driving experience offers the chance to drive the sophisticated Aston Martin V8 Vantage, the rapid Ferrari 430 and the incredibly powerful Lamborghini Gallardo around the many twists and turns of the Staffordshire circuit. Receive a full safety briefing from a qualified instructor who remains on hand throughout the session to offer helpful tips and guidance. Jump behind the wheel of each car for over six miles of adrenaline-fuelled driving around the Staffordshire circuit and try to decide which you think is best! At the end, take home a certificate to remember this amazing experience by.
Calling all lovers of meerkats, ferrets or owls, or better yet all three? This is a unique chance to enter the world of these three animals and feed or handle them. Begin the day getting to know the meerkats and enter their world and discover their inquisitive nature as they happily explore their environment. Once you have had your time with them, it is time to meet some of the owls. Handle and fly these majestic birds before meeting the ferrets. Ferrets may seem like a fearsome predator but when you get close to them discover just how cuddly they really are. Spend the rest of the day exploring the rest of the park and be sure to look out for regular flying displays of various birds and a chance to get involved with some vulture feeding.
With easy access to central London and a variety of top attractions including Knebworth Park, Hatfield House and Woburn Safari Park, Novotel Stevenage is perfectly placed for a fun and relaxing overnight break that the whole family can enjoy. This great getaway is available for two adults and two children, and you’ll discover a calm and welcoming atmosphere at this attractive and modern hotel. With plenty to do in the local area you’re sure to enjoy every moment of your stay, and you’ll even receive breakfast in the morning.
Tired of the hectic stress of everyday life? Escape your worries and discover a bustling town full of classic British charm with this break for two at Village Hotel Club Maidstone. You’ll be able to unwind amongst picturesque Kent villages, museums, markets and restaurants, and you’ll even be perfectly situated for an exciting day trip to the coast! However you choose to relax you’ll enjoy complete comfort at the hotel, with its attractive bedrooms, free Wi-Fi, super-modern health & fitness suite and plenty of places to eat. Your overnight break for two will include breakfast in the morning.
Our feet do a lot for us, so it's only fair that we reward them every once in a while. This 30 minute reflexology massage nurtures feet from tired and battered, back to feeling brand new. Pressure points on the soles that relate to different areas of the body are worked upon to help bring the entire system back into balance.
Rekindle the romance with this charming overnight break at the 4-star Oakley Hall Hotel situated in the quaint countryside of North Hampshire. Placed amongst 315 acres of green grounds, the hotel offers free Wi-Fi, complimentary eco-friendly toiletries, Egyptian cotton sheets and individually designed bedrooms. You and your guest will enjoy a relaxing stay in a deluxe room and satisfy those taste buds with a three-course dinner at the hotel’s two rosette glasshouse restaurant in the evening. What’s more, upon arrival you will be treated to a scrumptious afternoon tea and half a bottle of champagne in your room, which will make this romantic trip an unforgettable experience. After a good night’s rest enjoy a full English breakfast for two in the morning as you gaze out onto the beautiful hotel grounds.
Relax, recuperate and leave the Bannatyne Spa feeling rejuvenated. This “Spa Supersaver” package is the perfect indulgence for you and a friend to enjoy together. You and your loved one will both enjoy a 40 minute treatment from a choice of either Swedish Back Massage with Scalp Massage or Bannatyne Energising Facial & Mini Swedish Back Massage. Upon arrival, you and your guest will be welcomed by one of the Health Club's receptionists who will confirm the time and location of your treatments. From then on you will have full use of the Health Club’s facilities, these vary depending on location, but typically include: an air conditioned gym complete with an extensive array of equipment for anyone who wants a good work out; a pool where you can swim a few lengths or just enjoy a nice relaxing soak; maybe you’ll opt for the sauna and steam room which is ideal for relieving muscle tension; or there’s the Jacuzzi where the warm water will help you unwind; and if you’re feeling energetic after your treatment there’s a variety of exercise classes such as Boxercise, Pilates, Tai Chi and aerobics (please note classes are subject to availability.) Please inform us of any skin allergies or medical conditions that may affect you taking part in this activity. A health check will be required which may result in the centre requesting a medical certificate.Locations excluded from this promotion are: Bury St Edmunds, Colchester Kingford Park, Charlton House, Wildmoor Stratford upon Avon, Ingleby & Belfast.
This perfect pampering package is a great end to any day – turn up at Bath House Spa as the sun goes down to enjoy full use of the spa facilities, your choice of 30 minute beauty treatment and a delicious three course dinner at the AA Rosette winning gourmet hotel restaurant. The ultimate spa experience for those who need a luxury break from their busy schedule!
The stunning Stradey Park Hotel offers supreme service and comfort in a brilliant location within South Wales. Located between the tree-line and the coast, this Edwardian mansion features a modern and stylish interior with a classic exterior. Your two night break includes a full-Welsh breakfast each morning, freshly prepared in a kitchen with a special interest in using locally sourced food. Llanelli is a beautiful place to relax, so sit back and relish the stunning views and peaceful ambience.
Based in the historic Kentish town of Tenterden, The Chapel Down Winery, winner of the 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. The winery is an idyllic location for a scenic vineyard tour.On your arrival, knowledgeable guide will provide interesting information on the history of English wine and explain the intricacies of the production process, from grape selection to bottling and labelling of the finished product. After the tour, head to the winery to sample a selection of at leat six wonderful in-house English wines under the guidance of a resident expert. To conclude, each couple takes away a bottle of award-winning Chapel Down wine to savour at home.
A vibrant marriage of history and contemporary culture, Edinburgh is a city to capture hearts. Explore it in style aboard a vintage bus while savouring a delectable afternoon tea for two. Having begun its life as a Routemaster Bus serving the commuters of London, the Red Bus Bistro is now a cosy sightseeing vehicle. Climb aboard and get comfy as the bus traverses the undulating terrain of Scotland's capital. While witnessing grand sights such as Palace of Holyroodhouse (the Queen's official residence in Scotland) and Edinburgh Castle (home to the Scottish Regalia), tuck into a traditional afternoon tea. Dine on cakes and home-baked scones with lashings of locally produced cream and preserves. See this stunning city from a unique perspective.