While we can’t travel for the time being, we hope that – sooner rather than later – we’ll all be able to get out and explore the wider world again. So why not use your lockdown time to start planning that trip you’ve always wanted to take? Or give yourself something to look forward to by booking a short break for when the situation calms down?
Many of our friends in the travel world are offering some great deals for holidays. Here’s a round-up of some of the best deals we’ve found this week.
Book now, pay later and get 20% off with Hideaways
Hideaways are ending the lockdown on travel plans, taking into consideration uncertainty, anxiety and financial strain. Hibernation has provided fertile ground for the seeds of imagination, our ideas and dreams growing behind closed doors.
Book now and lock in your African getaway at any of our Hideaways properties. When booking now, you qualify for a 20% discount on your final invoice, and deposits only due by 1 August 2020.
You can choose to combine your nights between different Hideaways properties. Perhaps embrace off-the-beaten-track wildlife experiences at Nantwich or Elephant’s Eye, Hwange in Zimbabwe before moving on to explore the luxurious delights of Camp Kuzuma, Chobe in Botswana, including a possible hot-air balloon adventure. An escape to our lodge on the edge of paradise – Rio Azul, Mozambique – can also be included in our special.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
• Booking must be confirmed with deposit paid by 1 August 2020
• Valid for travel until 31 December 2020
• Minimum stay of 4 nights in total, and 2 nights per property
• Special cannot be used in conjunction with another
• Subject to availability
10% discount on campers with Go Campers
Iceland is one of the first countries cautiously opening its borders to all international visitors, so if you’re planning a trip this summer this is the deal for you.
Based in Reykjavik, Go Campers offer a range of 4x4s and campervans for all holiday types, and they’re offering Bradt readers 10% off all season, valid until the end of 2021.
To get the discount, use the code bradt at the checkout.
10% off vehicle and equipment hire with Safari Drive
Dreaming of driving solo across the vast desert plains of Namibia? Or would you rather be on safari in the savannah reserves of South Africa?
Whatever adventure you’re planning, Safari Drive, Africa’s original self-drive safari operator, are offering Bradt readers a special 10% discount on vehicle and equipment hire on all their trips.
Just quote code SAFARI-DRIVE-BRADT when booking. All deposits are refundable until travel bans are lifted.
Cultural Christmas escapes with Kirker
Is it too early to start thinking about Christmas? If you need a beacon of hope to look forward to, Kirker’s popular range of Christmas Cultural Tours includes visits to Venice, Vienna, Rome and Nice over the festive period, with delicious dinners (no washing-up!), fabulous art and museums and special opera and ballet performances.
Accommodation is at the most elegant four- and five-star hotels and each tour is led by an expert lecturer. These tours always sell out in advance so secure your place now for a small deposit (fully refundable in the event that the holiday is cancelled).
For more details and to reserve your place, visit kirkerholidays.com or call 020 7593 2284.
Enjoy a great East Devon stay at Mazzard Farm holiday cottages
As featured in our new Slow Travel East Devon & the Jurassic Coast guidebook, beautiful Mazzard Farm is offering you 10% off any of its remaining stays during 2020. These gorgeous self-catering cottages are located halfway up a hill in an AONB with eight acres of woodland, so there’s plenty of opportunity to spot wildlife – from birds and bats to badgers. They’re great for families with smaller children – the ideal setting for your first getaway when lockdown is over.
To claim your discount, quote BRADT2020 when booking.