Where is the year going? It feels like just yesterday it was summer.
We have some great features for you in this issue, designed to inspire, inform, and ignite your wanderlust.
Excursions – The original and leading one-day group travel show is returning! Mark your calendars for Saturday, 27th January 2024, when Excursions will take over The Great Hall at Wembley Stadium. Whether you are an avid adventurer or just looking to dip your toes into group travel, this event promises a world of inspiration.
Jonsons Journal – In this heartfelt feature, we follow a group on their first holiday with Riviera Travel. With special mentions to Alison and Charlotte from the Groups department, their professional service made the experience unforgettable.
Groups Always Welcome – Ready to receive the warmest reception on your group excursion? Our curated selection of venues and attractions guarantees a smiling, happy, and enthusiastic welcome. This feature provides insider tips to make your group outings all the more enjoyable.
Christmas 2023 – It's never too early to start planning for the festive season. Our Christmas cracker of a feature bursts with great ideas, from exclusive shopping experiences to Santa Specials, and of course, the unmissable panto.
Wonderful Wales – Cymru am Byth! Explore Wales for Groups, with highlights in Cardiff, Swansea, Merthyr Tydfil, Carmarthenshire, and the majestic Snowdon Mountain. This guide helps you curate the perfect Welsh escapade.
Merseyside Marvels – From the rich maritime history to the vibrant arts scene, Northwest England's Merseyside is a destination that shouldn't be missed. Our in-depth feature showcases Liverpool's charm, iconic landmarks like the Royal Liver Building, and hidden gems waiting to be discovered.
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Hindu Temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka
This is the oldest and largest Hindu temple in Colombo and is dedicated to the Gods Shiva and Ganesh. Ganesha (also known as Ganesa or Ganapati) is one of the most important gods in Hindu mythology and he is also worshipped in Jainism and Buddhism.
A visit is a must to find out more about this fascinating religion it has monumental towers elaborated, with hundreds of colourful ornaments a delight the eyes and memories. Enjoy!