No longer than 60 years ago travelling by train was considered one of the most glamorous ways to get from one place to another. With holidaymakers choosing to take to the tracks and not the skies to travel long distances, so what happened? Yes, we know that travelling by plane cuts the actual journey time in … Continue reading Train or Plane – which one will you let take the strain?
Located in southwest Holland and just a 40-minute drive from Amsterdam, Keukenhof Gardens, otherwise known as the 'Garden of Europe', is the worlds largest garden of flowers. It has been 'wow'ing the world since 1949, being originally exhibited by the mayor of Lisse - the town in which it is situated. On just the second year … Continue reading A little Keukenhof insight
The gorgeous coastal island based in the Adriatic Sea, featured in The Guardian's Top 20 Family Summer Holidays - so we know Hvar is sure to as beautiful as the photos. We want to go just as much as you do! We're always here to give you a helping hand, and your holiday to the … Continue reading Hotspots of Hvar
If you're travelling to Budapest, you're probably a little Hungary for the experiences that such a fabulous city has to offer! We've provided you with a breakdown, or a to-do list if you like, of the best things to see if you've got a free time to explore your surroundings. Take a look through the … Continue reading A Budapest breakdown
"Bucket List - A number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime." We decided we wanted to make our own, and we're sure you'll want to as well after looking at the breathtaking views of our top ten destinations! We've added information about each place and the holiday they … Continue reading Inspire my Bucket List!
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Going on holiday is an exciting time but we understand it can occasionally get a little stressful on the buildup - having to pack, organise yourself, and sometimes your significant other too... All whilst keeping an eye on those exchange rates and rushing around trying to change your currency before you go. So, to make … Continue reading What currency do I need to take on my holiday?
We know it can sometimes be a little tricky to pick exactly what itinerary you want to go on, especially when all of those on offer are so intriguing! Because of this, we thought we'd put together a small collection of our top picks to help you on your search for the dream break - … Continue reading Our most popular tours
Arena Travel The Arena Travel proudly owns The River Cruise Line and Arena Rail Holidays - two leaders in their own field. We pride ourselves on offering quality holidays around the UK, Europe beyond. With years of experience under our belt, we know our holidays like the back of our hand, and we're always happy … Continue reading Who are we?
Here at Arena Travel, we're all incredibly dedicated to ensuring your experience with us is the best it can be. Across the country, we have three teams all specialising in their own expertise brands, from Buckingham to Ipswich and all the way to Market Harborough - we cover a range of holidays to suit your … Continue reading Meet the Team
River cruises and escorted rail tours are a niche kind of holiday, we know. So 'why should I book one?', you ask. River and rail holidays offer the perfect combination of exploring and relaxing, jam-packed with incredible, everchanging views that you wouldn't get the chance to see from a static hotel. With experienced tour or … Continue reading Why rail holidays and river cruises?