Destinations Manchester Schedules

Here you will find the full schedule for all sessions and presentations at Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show Manchester including: Meet The Experts Theatre and the Food & Travel Stage.

To help you nagivate this page, here is a useful guide:

  • You can filter by day or by Theatre (these are known as Tracks)
  • Meet the Experts Theare is coloured in dark blue.
  • Food & Travel Stage is coloured in red.

What are the various stages?

Meet the experts Stage

Expert talks covering the different corners of the globe. Speakers will give you unique insight into their experiences and take you on fascinating and memorable journeys to inspire your next adventure.

Food & Travel Stage

Get a taste for unusual international delicacies with hundreds of free world food and drink samples and discover the essence of new cultures and a whole host of new destinations.

Destinations Manchester Schedules 2019

Meet The Experts Manchester

Thu 17 Jan 11:00 to 11:45

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Speakers:

Beat Germann
General Manager, Sales and Marketing

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Eco luxury travel experiences across South India

For a long time, eco sensitivity and luxury were opposites. We have created a tour that combines modern comforts and lived community and eco sensitivity with an enhanced and amazing experience factor. Hands on experiences and being part of culture and community. This tour brings you closer to culture, experiences and introduces you to some of the finest Eco Resorts in South India, where eco sensitivity is lived and practised since almost 3 decades.

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Thu 17 Jan 12:00 to 12:45

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New Zealand

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Thu 17 Jan 13:00 to 13:45

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Speakers:

Alison Porter
Product Manager

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The Hottest European Destination for 2019

A journey across Europe, looking at which destinations are up and coming, the benefits of travelling to an area on our doorstep and why it should be on high on your list.

 

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Thu 17 Jan 14:00 to 14:45

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South Africa- Garden Route explained and explored

South Africa's Garden Route is most people’s first taste of Southern Africa. However this trip has some great twists and add ons not found in most Garden Route trips you will find. What those are you need to come to the talk. You will be glad you did as the reviews of our trip indicate how much people enjoy this area.
If you do not like spectacular scenery, great food, fantastic wine and some of the best accommodation in the World then this talk is not for you. However if this temps you join us for how to do this best and incorporate some great wildlife viewing as well.
Questions are encouraged and answered hopefully honesty and with humour.

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Thu 17 Jan 15:00 to 15:45

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Speakers:

Christian Walter
Expedition Content Specialist

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The Arctic, Antarctica and the Oceans in Between

Silversea’s two ultra-luxury, all-inclusive expedition ships Silver Explorer and Silver Cloud each spend almost seven months a year in the Arctic, Russian Far East, Alaska and Antarctica. To get from one end of the world to the other you can either take the Pacific Ocean or the Atlantic Ocean. Silver Explorer combines both oceans this year via the Panama Canal.

Join Christian to find out what makes these voyages so special and see and hear about iconic places and little known gems on the way from Spitsbergen in Svalbard to the Lemaire Channel in Antarctica.

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