• About Ann

    With a degree in Geography under her belt, Ann felt that a career in travel might be a good choice. Fast forward over thirty years, and Ann is still in the industry so her instincts have served her well. Ann spent much of her early career working for big names such as Global Overland and Wallace Arnold where she was involved in the contracting and operation of coach tours on a large scale. Taking time out to raise her family, Ann returned to the industry working for Cities Direct. Her desire to travel is as strong as ever and she loves nothing better than visiting a new destination and being able to relay her experiences first hand to Cities Direct clients.

    Seville – A perfect Winter break destination

    by  • October 15, 2018 • Seville

    There are now more flights to Seville from UK airports than ever before, making it a popular choice for a short winter break. I’ve just returned from a 3 night break in this wonderful city and there are plenty of sights I can recommend. When deciding on a winter break destination one option well...

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    Switzerland certainly isn’t a cheap destination but its beautiful scenery makes it well worth visiting

    by  • October 4, 2018 • Alps, Glacier Express, Switzerland, Zermatt

    Zermatt

    The resort of Zermatt has plenty to offer the visitor at all times of the year, and can easily be reached by train from many cities, including Geneva, Bern and Lucerne. Earlier this month I was fortunate enough to visit Switzerland and to stay in the charming resort of Zermatt. Zermatt is a popular...

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    If you’re looking for culture , try some of Italy’s amazing lesser-known cities.

    by  • July 16, 2018 • Culture Breaks, Lucca, Perugia, Ravenna

    Cities such as Lucca, Perugia and Ravenna can offer culture but smaller crowds and lower prices than the better-known city break destinations.   For many years people travelling to Italy for a cultural break needed look no further than the big cities of Florence, Rome, Verona and perhaps Venice. Now travellers are looking to...

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    Direct flights to commence between Liverpool and Bergen

    by  • July 10, 2018 • Bergen, City Breaks, Norway, Oslo, Scandinavia

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    Scandinavia’s largest regional airline Wideroe will launch a service of twice weekly direct flights between Liverpool and Bergen in Norway in August. The new service to Bergen which departs on Mondays and Fridays, will start on 17th August and will offer connections to other Scandinavian cities including Oslo and Helsinki. The new flights will...

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