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Sizzling savings on Worcester narrowboat holidays

This summer enjoy a boating holiday from Worcester and save 25% - up to £375 – on a week’s hire of selected narrowboats, sleeping up to eight, courtesy of specialist boating holiday agency, Waterways Holidays.

'Rail and sail’ through Europe’s waterways this summer

'Rail and sail’ through Europe’s waterways this summer

Luxury river cruise operator AmaWaterways is offering guests the opportunity to travel by rail directly to the embarkation point for a luxury river cruise this summer, with rail-inclusive river cruises from the UK direct to join a cruise on the Rhine and Moselle from Amsterdam, Luxembourg and Nuremberg.

European Waterways offers Scottish Highlander luxury barge cruise

Every European Waterways luxury hotel barge cruise is a unique experience, and the 8-passenger Scottish Highlander is no exception.

'Moor, moor, moor' for super yachts at El Gouna & Taba Heights

El Gouna and Taba Heights, two luxurious resort towns on the Red Sea, are growing to provide the perfect mooring for yachts of all sizes.

Strait Sailing with the 2011 Gibraltar-Morocco Rally

Strait Sailing with the 2011 Gibraltar-Morocco Rally

For a chilled weekend away from the hurly-burly, exploring another coastline with old friends and new, it’s essential to pen the dates of the Gibraltar-Morocco Rally into the diary – Friday 24 to Monday 27 June. Dubbed 'the world's most sociable yacht rally' and now in its 11th year, the event departs from Ocean Village marina and offers a chance for non-racing sailors and motorboaters to get together on the water and cruise in company.

Push the boat out in Abu Dhabi this New Year

Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) has launched a global competition to name the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team’s state-of-the-art Volvo Open 70 yacht, currently being built in Italy to contest the 2011/2012 Volvo Ocean Race.

Powerboat racing returns to Jersey

Britain’s best powerboat racers return to Jersey when the prestigious P1 SuperStock Championship blasts into St Aubin’s Bay on June 10/11 and new P1 Panther boat makes its eagerly anticipated racing debut.

It’s all about the journey with European Waterways

It’s all about the journey with European Waterways

For passengers on board European Waterways’ many luxury hotel barges, life is truly about the journey, not the destination.

Amawaterways' new Jewish Heritage cruises

Amawaterways' new Jewish Heritage cruises

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways will offer special Jewish Heritage excursions on three of its popular Danube cruises in 2011.

Explore the Operations Room on HMS Belfast

Explore the Operations Room on HMS Belfast

For the first time since HMS Belfast opened to visitors in 1971 the ship’s Operations Room is now fully open to the public with an exciting and new interactive display that shows the inner workings of the ship’s central nervous system.

10% off rafting holidays on the Dordogne

10% off rafting holidays on the Dordogne

Dordogne Experience has recently been taken over by Rowena and Jon Earney, previously teachers in the UK, and to celebrate they are offering 10% off all rafting holidays booked in May.

An enchanting cruise through Provence

An enchanting cruise through Provence

A cruise through Provence with European Waterways aboard luxury 8-passenger hotel barge ‘Enchanté’ is like no other.

Free flights on high season tall ship cruises

Free flights on high season tall ship cruises

Niche tall ship cruise operator Star Clippers is offering free flights up to the value of £400pp with bookings for a tall ship cruises from Athens, through the Greek islands, departing on 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th August 2011.

Gardening and cruising for summer 2011

Gardening and cruising for summer 2011

This summer gardening enthusiasts can indulge in their hobby while enjoying a 5* luxury European river cruise that take in one of the world’s most spectacular flower shows, the `Bundesgartenschau’ Germany’s famous Federal Horticultural Show.

Gibraltar’s Festival of the Seas comes to Ocean Village

Gibraltar’s Festival of the Seas comes to Ocean Village

Whether your little ones fancy hooking up with Captain Jack Sparrow for breakfast or you’re a serious yachtsman looking to win the Ocean Village Cup in the inaugural Yacht Rally, there is nowhere better to be than Gibraltar’s Ocean Village this May.