Attraction & Reasons to Attend

  • More than 30 tourist boards showcasing exciting new destinations
  • Over 30 brand new exhibitors
  • Exclusive show-only offers, discounts and upgrades
  • Experts on hand to tailor-make your next trip

Whether you're looking for a luxury holiday, a family vacation or a honeymoon to remember, Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show, in association with The Times and The Sunday Times is the place to visit to kickstart your 2020 adventures.
Taking place 16 – 19 January at Eventcity, Manchester, the event will showcase almost 200 travel businesses, tour operators and more than 30 tourist boards with worldwide inspiration for the discerning traveller. With exclusive show offers, discounts and upgrades aplenty, visitors will be able to get the best deals on holidays this January as well as being inspired by our Experts Theatre, Experience the World and Taste the World stages alongside our Wanderlust photograph of the Year exhibition and photography masterclasses.
We look forward to sharing thousands of destinations and inspiring travel stories with you.

Top Reasons to Visit

  1. Your next holiday for less. Visit our expert travel advisors and agents to secure your dream vacation and make the most of the exclusive show offers, discounts and upgrades on offer.

2. Be Inspired by your next adventure. Enjoy the travelling adventures shared on our Meet the Experts Theatre and then experience the taste sensations at the Food & Travel Stage. Why not go stateside with our Visit USA Pavilion. With all of this on offer, you never know where your next adventure inspiration is going to come from

3. Capture your memories. Make the most of this year's show with a Photography Masterclass that'll have you snapping your next location with confidence. You never know, your pictures might adorn the Destinations Show wall next year as part of the Wanderlust Photograph of the Year gallery.


Meet the Experts Theatre
The Meet the Experts Theatre at Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show, Manchester, plays host to expert talks covering the different corners of the globe. Speakers give unique insight into their...
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Food & Travel Stage
The Food & Travel Stage, brought to you by Viking, brings together expert cooks and TV personalities who share and prepare their favourite international meals. You'll also diverse cultural di...
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Travel Photography Masterclasses
Led by professional photographer Steve Davey, these two-hour masterclasses will help sharpen your skills, iron out bad habits and give you a better understanding of your camera’s functions to enhanc...
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The Visit USA Pavillion
Be inspired at The VISIT USA Pavilion in the heart of the North America section of Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show. There you will be able to see our largest ever selection of North Americ...
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Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year
Wanderlust Magazine’s annual travel photography competition is largest of its kind in the UK. At Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show, you get to view the winners of the prestigious award in ...
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