All aboard -- this week we’re mad about award-winning spas, Berlin celebrity haunts, disembarking upon Northern European ports to discover lesser-known cities, a North American train journey and Alaska cruise, and lobster lunches and wine at Hampshire’s Pylwell Food & Drink Festival.
£149-- Essex: Chic Country Stay w/Spa & Meals, Reg £350
Lifehouse is one of the UK's top spas (it won four bubbles from the Good Spa Guide), and this package includes an overnight stay and a £100 credit towards a spa treatment plus full English breakfast, a 3-course lunch and dinner. Go on, pamper yourself.
£157 -- 'World's Best Design Hotel': 2-Nt Berlin Stay for 2
Over on the continent, our German office sent us this 2-night steal with breakfast and bubbly at a central Berlin celeb magnet (Brad & Angelina, among other overpaid gods and goddesses, have stayed here).
£429 -- 7-NtFred.Olsen Amsterdam & Hamburg Cruise, £230 Off
This is not just a low-priced cruise – in addition to popular Amsterdam it features stops in Antwerp (home to Rubens’ workshop AND fine Belgian chocolate), and waterway-filled Hamburg.
£1599 -- 14-NightAlaska Cruise w/Rockies Train & City Stays
A whopping 2-week steal including stays in Chicago & Seattle, a train trip through the Cascade Mountains, Icicle Canyon and Glacier National Park.
£59 -- Hampshire FoodFestival Tickets w/Lobster Lunch for 2
Back on UK soil comes this food & drink festival special with a lobster lunch and bottle of wine. Yum.
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