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AC Group Named the Tour Operator of the Year

The UKInbound Awards for Excellence, held at the National Museum Wales in Cardiff, announced last night the winners of the Tour Operator of the Year title – AC Group. The Awards’ shortlist is selected from a panel of industry experts, before each of the 380 member companies of the trade association are invited to vote …

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Events at Historic Royal Palaces

Historic Royal Palaces are organising a wide range of events this spring and summer, from historic cookery to Easter egg hunting and pub quizzing. If a visit to the Tower of London is something you’re considering planning in then why not take a couple of days to make a break of it, with hotels close …

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2017 Was a Record Tourist Year

According to official statistics released today, there had been a record number of international tourists visiting the UK in the first nine months of last year. 30.1 million inbound visits were recorded, which is 7% higher than 2016.

Visits from China increased by a whopping 33% to 268,000 visitors that spent a record …

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New Hotel Opening in the UK in 2018

A new year means new holidays and for those who want to try something new this year, here are the new openings from the UK.

The earliest opening is in January by the New Road Hotel in Whitechapel, London. It will be an independently owned business offering 80 rooms that reflect the East …

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Discover Moray Speyside Fam Trip

A number of the UK’s most important inbound tour operators have paid a visit to Gordon Castle Walled Garden, Johnstons of Elgin and the Speyside Cooperage as a part of their familiarisation trip, or fam trip, to Moray Speyside.

The Discover Moray Speyside event took place from the 26th to the 28th November …

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VisitScotland Relects of Rough Guides Reader Awards Double Win

The Rough Guide is a travel guidebook and reference publisher, well-known for delivering accurate and efficient content for a range of different destinations. The company has more than 60,000 subscribers for the company’s newsletter on top of the purchasers of the Rough Guide travel guides, Dictionary phrasebooks, and other travel related products. Rough Guide readers …

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