Sponsors & Partners

Sponsors & Partners

Thank you to our wonderful Sponsors and Partners.

The Times & The Sunday Times

The Times & The Sunday Times

The Times & The Sunday Times - Essential reading for the well-informed.

Within the travel sections, we inspire our readers with destinations they may not have thought about, as well as to give them information on how to see destinations they do know in a different way. Our team of travel experts love passing on specialist knowledge on how to travel on a budget, how to get into places that are normally closed to the public, and which places to visit if you want to be ahead of the travel masses.
Times Expert Traveller

Times Expert Traveller

Times Expert Traveller offers exclusive holidays to destinations across every continent, based on the expertise of the The Times, The Sunday Times, and The Sunday Times Travel Magazine travel writers.

Whether it’s our culturally-rich tours, inspiring river cruises or ocean voyages, you’ll get exclusive access to unique experiences curated by our experts. Discover the northern lights with a top astronomer, learn to cook with local chefs in Vietnam or make a transatlantic crossing in the company of the world’s best authors with Times Expert Traveller.

Whatever your passions enjoy extraordinary holidays with Times Expert Traveller.
Wanderlust

Wanderlust

Wanderlust is the UK’s leading magazine for people with a passion for travel. Launched in 1993 the multi-award winning magazine and accompanying website, features inspirational articles and beautiful images...
Stanfords

Stanfords

Meet your favourite authors at the Stanfords Travel Writers Festival in the our purpose built auditorium at Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show in 2020. Authors will be sharing their incredible adventures and expeditions, offering some expert tips along the way for all those heading to these destinations.
Dorling Kindersley Travel

Dorling Kindersley Travel

Experience the world with DK Travel. Filled with expert advice, beautiful photographs and detailed illustrations, their highly visual guides show you what others only tell you. They publish guides to more than 200 destinations, from handy pocket-sized city guides to comprehensive country guides. Wherever you’re heading, they’re the perfect travel companion.
Trailfinders

Trailfinders

Named Best Tour Operator by readers of The Times, The Sunday Times & The Sunday Times Travel Magazine and Most Trusted Travel Brand at The Guardian & Observer Travel Awards, Trailfinders has offered unbeatable value and exceptional service on tailormade travel worldwide for more than 47 years...
Intrepid

Intrepid

Intrepid is a travel tour company that know what travellers really want; a balance of inclusions and free time, a mix of classic highlights and local secrets you won’t find on Google. And of course, an authentic real life experience.

Intrepid tour guides are their leaders - born and raised in-country, so they know their destination better than anyone. So you’ll do more than just see a place, you’ll live it. Small groups, big adventures and responsible travel – that’s our thing. With 1,000 trips in a variety of styles across 100 countries, they are sure you’ll find something you like...so start your new journey with them! 
Craghoppers

Craghoppers

Over 50 years ago, Craghoppers hit upon the idea of turning a passion for travel into a bona fide business. The team, at the time, felt they were embarking on an exciting and at times perilous trip into the unknown. And what a journey that has taken them on. Craghoppers are world leader in outdoor adventure travel specialist clothing, for both men and women. 
Exodus Travels Foundation

Exodus Travels Foundation

At Exodus Travels, every single member of the team are passionate about the power of travel to make a positive impact on the world around us. They work hard to make sure their adventures empower and protect the communities and environments they take people to visit and we are thrilled to support this goal further through the Exodus Travels Foundation.
Explore

Explore

Explore have been taking small groups on adventure holidays for almost 40 years. Their authentic travel experiences explore the sights and culture of a country, with hand-picked accommodation that balances comfort and location. Their average group tour size is just 12; perfect for meeting new people and getting to the heart of our destinations. Meanwhile, their expert local guides take the hassle out of your travel and bring unique richness and spontaneity to every trip.
The Visit USA Association (UK)

The Visit USA Association (UK)

The Visit USA Association (UK) Ltd was established over twenty years ago to promote leisure travel from the UK to and within the USA. Our membership of circa 200 includes organisations from every facet of the travel industry...
Rohan

Rohan

Rohan clothing is your passport to adventure and discovery anywhere in the world. It will protect you from all that nature can throw at you, keeping you safe and comfortable in the most inhospitable places. Hidden technologies will benefit you whether your journey takes you through crowded cities of glass and steel or high mountains of rock and ice. Rohan gear will simply and quietly improve the way you travel through your world, every day.
AITO - Association of Independent Tour Operators

AITO - Association of Independent Tour Operators

AITO – The Specialist Travel Association is a group of unique and specialist travel companies, who collectively provide an unrivalled range of holidays to every corner of the globe. When you book with an AITO member you are assured of the finest personal service, expert knowledge, and a holiday that is fully financially protected.
Escapism

Escapism

Escapism is a free, monthly travel magazine that takes readers away from urban life and transports them around the globe; from close-to-home hideaways to far-flung tropical escapes. With 105,000 copies distributed throughout London and beyond, Escapism is the country’s largest independent travel magazine.
Food And Travel Magazine

Food And Travel Magazine

Food and Travel magazine brings together an exciting mixture of stunning photography and stories from some of the world's best travel and food writers. This publication would be ideal whether you are seeking an exceptional holiday, a thrilling new restaurant experience or an inspired idea for a dinner party with the best new wine to match. Food and Travel provides inventive ideas with no-nonsense solutions to keep things simple.
Viking Cruises

Viking Cruises

As the destination experts, Viking Cruises takes you beyond the sights to explore each fascinating place, its people, culture and cuisine. Come and meet us at the Destinations Show and discover our exciting river journeys and award-winning Viking Longships. Our team will be on hand to answer any questions you may have...
Latin America Travel Association (LATA)

Latin America Travel Association (LATA)

No matter your travel tastes, Latin America has something for you. Looking for jungles? Central America has enormous swathes of cloud forest, packed with thousands of multicoloured birds and strange creatures... and much more.
Journey Latin America

Journey Latin America

As the name suggests, Journey Latin America is all about Latin Amrierca; specialising travel to the region since 1980. It is what sets them apart from other travel companies – and what allows them to offer you not just a holiday but the opportunity to experience something extraordinary that will inspire your journeys throughout Mexico, Central and South America.

 
Discover the World

Discover the World

Devised and crafted by a team of expert Travel Specialists, their stunning destinations offer a lifetime of unforgettable holiday experiences, from self-drive adventures to polar voyages, wildlife safaris to expert-guided tours.  They have been at the forefront of tourism to Iceland, Lapland and the polar regions for over 35 years and are proud to be one of the UK’s leading independent specialist holiday companies.
HF Holidays

HF Holidays

When you book with HF Holidays, it is about doing the things you enjoy, which in the evenings could mean sitting in the bar socialising, discussing the day’s events over dinner, or joining in a team quiz.
Whether you come alone, with friends or family, you can relax and unwind, and enjoy the welcoming atmosphere and make new friends.

There are plenty of ways in which you can get involved with HF Holidays.

HF Holidays want you to be as inclusisive as they are, by building a community to bring you together, to share experiences and enjoy the countryside collectively.
Inntravel

Inntravel

For Inntravel, Slow holidays are all about taking your time to appreciate your surroundings. The views. The colours. The birdsong. The rustling of leaves in the breeze or the crunch of snow underfoot. The wildlife. Local flavours. The people you encounter. Simple...
Inside Japan Tours

Inside Japan Tours

Take the holiday of a lifetime with Inside Japan Tours. A market-leading Japan travel specialist, offering unique group tours, tailored travel and cultural experiences that few get the chance to discover. That's because their team have had years of experience living, working and travelling in Japan, and therefore offer unrivalled advice and support, whatever your budget or personal interests.

Their holidays grant you the chance to experience both the popular and little-known aspects of Japanese culture, giving you an insight into the diverse character of the country. And no matter how many times you've been - there's always something new to discover.
Inside Asia Tours

Inside Asia Tours

Inside Asia Tours specialises in holidays, vacations and tours in Southeast Asia. They have unbeatable regional knowledge, outstanding customer service and an unrivalled passion for travel in the region, inspiring your journey to Southeast Asia. 
Sunvil

Sunvil

Sunvil is an independent and family-run company that are commited to sustainable tourism - a lynch-pin of the company’s modus operandi since 1988, driven by a strongly-held belief about doing the right thing by the destinations it features; caring for the places we love to visit. 

Stubbornly independent, Sunvil strives to deliver the best possible personal service to its loyal customers; a testament to how many book with them year after year.

 
Travelsphere

Travelsphere

Travelsphere understand how an amazing travel experience can make a lasting impression on people’s lives. That’s why they take such care to get it right.

Travelsphere pack as much as they can into your holiday price. Flights, transfers, accommodation, world-class Tour Managers and many guided local excursions are all a given. Your included meals give you a flavour of the local cuisine but they also know you like to explore for yourself, which is why we’re flexible.
Hayes & Jarvis

Hayes & Jarvis

Hayes & Jarvis have been tailor making holidays for 65 years. With over 60 destinations to choose from, talk to them and they will listen to your travel ideas to create an unforgettable holiday experience.
Just you

Just you

There are so many reasons people choose to travel solo, and for more than 10 years, Just You have loved creating incredible adventures around the globe for their travellers. They know that travelling solo is a liberating experience and they believe what makes your holiday so memorable is the people you meet along the way. Just You gives you the freedom to explore, meet new people and see new places and make lasting impressions. 


 

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Send a Cow

Send a Cow

Send a Cow is a force for change in rural Africa. They help people grow their own futures – on their own land, on their own terms.

Your support will help families in rural Africa become a force for change in their own lives. To build vibrant, resilient communities, in-charge of their own futures. Poverty can be complicated, but innovative. African-designed solutions are simple. Growing food, funding an education or starting a new business, Send a Cow enables people in rural Africa to take ownership of their own futures.