‘Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show’ returns to Manchester


It’s that time of the year to start thinking about holidays and Event City in Trafford has just the thing for you. 

From polar expedition cruises to exotic beach holidays, transcontinental rail journeys to city escapes, ‘Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show’ provides the ultimate in travel inspiration for 2017.

The UK’s leading and longest running travel show returns to EventCity, Manchester, 19- 22 January 2017, and will be bigger than ever for 2017 with over 200 brands.
Visitors looking to discover new adventures around the globe and hidden corners of their favourite destinations can enjoy a host of ‘show-only’ exclusive offers, discounts and upgrades from leading travel companies. Also on offer will be free food and drinks tastings, photography masterclasses as well as a carefully curated programme of talks and sessions with industry experts and TV’s best-known travel celebrities.

Meet the Experts Theatre

Be inspired to discover new destinations and experiences as travel experts offer you a unique insight into fascinating journeys. With over 25 hours of complimentary presentations and panel sessions, these tales of adventure and discovery are sure to fire your passion for travel.

The Food & Travel Stage

Indulge in unique flavours and be transported to different corners of the globe as you discover national culinary identities and get a real taste for your next destination. Plus, don’t miss our celebrity speakers sharing tales from their greatest adventures.

Travel Photography Masterclass

Led by top photographer Steve Davey, these two-hour masterclasses will teach budding photographers how best to sharpen their skills, iron out bad habits and gain a better understanding of their camera’s functions to enhance their travel images.

Photography enthusiasts will also have an exclusive preview of the finalists for the Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year.

MASTA Travel Health Zone

Travellers essential resource for all things travel health. Meet MASTA’s expert nurses for a free personalised travel health brief or visit the Travel Health Theatre for specialist advice on how to stay healthy on your next journey.

Rob Debenham, Show Manager commented;

“Destinations is packed with leading and independent tour operators, over 200 travel brands from across the globe, cultural entertainment and exotic world flavours. The Destinations Show is the North’s essential, and largest, event for travel inspiration and is the perfect place to indulge a passion for travelling.”

DESTINATIONS MANCHESTER – Advance ticket prices are £8 (£9.50 on the door).

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