Journeys Start Here…
Itchy feet? Easily cured by a visit to the UK’s favourite holiday and travel show: The Times presents Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show at Birmingham’s NEC from 29 February to 2 March.
Thinking of heading to Beijing for the 2008 Olympics? Dream of sailing the Caribbean? In search for a child friendly safari? Or looking for a cosy winter hideaway closer to home? You are destined to find your ideal holiday at The Show. Plus those looking for an adventure will be spoilt for choice; from exploring Kamchatka’s volcanoes and bears to taking up Leonard Cheshire’s ‘Cycle London to Paris’ charity challenge, there is something for everyone.
Whether you are a beach bum or intrepid explorer, expert information direct from the UK’s leading travel companies means an end to painful trawling of the web. Find fresh holiday ideas, inspiration and exclusive offers all in one place.
Show Features: Meet the Experts Theatre Glean inspiration from celebrated travellers including British explorer Nicholas Crane most recently famed for BBC 2’s ‘Coast’ and ‘Great British Journeys’. The Hairy Bikers will whet your appetite for travel with tales from their incredible journeys from Argentinean barbecues to tagines in Morocco, meanwhile Manju Malhi enthrals with her mission to take British food to the Indian Subcontinent.
BBC News presents guests including David Shukman , Environment and Science Correspondent and one of the BBC’s most widely travelled correspondents, who has visited more than 70 countries and territories worldwide. In his current role he has reported from both the Antarctic and the Arctic. Stefan Gates , gastronaut and presenter from ‘Cooking in the Danger Zone’ will fascinate with his obsession with extraordinary food from around the globe from guinea pig to gold.
World Entertainment Stage Enjoy performances including the incredible Capoeria group Cordao de Ouro famous for the BBC Ident, Birmingham Steel Pans and more.
Thousands of destinations to discover in a diversity of ways, exclusive offers and booking at the Show means journeys start at Destinations.
For your chance to visit the show, simply answer the following question and your name will be entered into our prize draw.:
Question: Name one of the travel experts featured in the show
CLICK HERE to e-mail us your answer.
Please put “Destinations” as your subject and remember to include your name and address so that we can send the lucky winners their prizes.
The draw will take place on 20th. February 2008
Good luck !