Women on the Railways
By Sukie Chapman
8 March 2018
This March 8th, in honour of National Women's Day, we are celebrating the role women have played over the generations in the creation and maintenance of our railways.Read more
Discover our wealth of interesting holidays in the UK and Ireland. From the bright lights of London to the stark landscapes of the Scottish Highlands.
Why not choose to stay a bit closer to home, and explore the four corners that lie just beyond your doorstep? Discover the tiny Isle of Man, that bursts with scenery and wonderful heritage railways, or venture to the North of England, and journey around picturesque Yorkshire & Northumberland.
Perhaps travel back in time to discover the history of Cymru on our Railways and Castles of Wales tour and venture through stunning valleys on board some of the most scenic heritage railway journeys in the kingdom. The Enchanting Emerald Isle is just as breathtaking and verdant as the name suggests. From the iconic Cliffs of Moher, to its many incredible traditions and music, Ireland is an exciting destination in every way.
From picturesque coastline to rolling hills, explore the very heart of the renowned Welsh countryside on this exciting tour. Enjoy classic heritage railway journeys along some of the country's oldest lines and roll through the stunning scenery that Wales has become synonymous with.… see more
5 days from £475 ppView tour details >
Experience the English Riviera at its very best aboard two heritage railways, a river cruise and a journey along the Dawlish Coast by rail. Torquay provides the perfect base, set among seven green hills and famous for its grand Victorian villas and terraces gazing out to sea.… see more
5 days from £495 ppView tour details >
Experience the spectacle of marching bands when you visit the Edinburgh Tattoo by train, with pipes and drums resonating from the castle's elevated setting. Complimenting the trip, witness incredible lochs, glens and mountains as we explore the West Highlands.… see more
5 days from £660 ppView tour details >
And a visit to the Isles of Scilly is tantalizingly sensible. With coastlines drenched in swathes of pristine beaches, and a fascinating indigenous wildlife population, it feels a million miles away from much of Britain.
From London's famous sights, to the stark landscapes of the Scottish Highlands, the UK offers a wealth of fascinating experiences, whilst Ireland's Ring of Kerry and west coast enchant with verdant countryside, welcoming villages and hearty food and drink.