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Steam Train Journey For Two

Get them a gift that’s chuffing excellent! A delightful steam train trip.

If you have a vintage transport fan in your life, or somebody knocking about with a penchant for lovely things (or steam) this might be right up their nostalgic alley. With a variety of routes to choose from, the train puffs away from a Central London station on a day trip to remember.

Food and beverages will be available to enjoy and there are numerous historic locales to shunt towards. Step back in time and enjoy this marvellous steam train trip – for two!

£199

RHS Garden Wisley and Afternoon Tea

Fans of the horticultural will adore this unique trip to the Royal Horticultural Society gardens in beautiful Wisley for two whole people!

As well as a range of stunning gardens and glorious foliage to explore, there are hothouses crammed full of exotic plants and the Alpine Display House. But that’s not all! We’ll even throw in a delicious afternoon tea with lip-smacking scones, cakes and sandwiches to boot.

Relax, saunter, glare, point – all the things you love to do at home, but in the remarkable showiness of nature. Plus an amazing afternoon tea to enjoy.

£56

Thames Lunch Cruise For Two

Take someone you love, care about or are trying to get on the good side of, on this wonderful, boat-based trip down the Thames.

You’ll float by all the historic monuments and buildings you’ve seen on the opening credits of EastEnders as you cruise along London’s mighty river. But that’s not all, there’s a delicious three-course meal provided for both of you. It’s the perfect afternoon out (unless you have a fear of boating meals).

Show someone you love that you care a great deal more than you recent behaviour indicates. Book them onto this glorious Thames River cruise with lunch provided.

£64

Kensington Palace Experience and Afternoon Tea For Two

Come over all regal and step inside a piece of living history.

The gates, doors and portals of historic Kensington Palace will be swung open for your delectation. View the historic rooms and galleries, where royalty meandered and posh types knocked about.

Then it’s off to the Thistle Kensington for a slap-up afternoon tea, featuring all the staples: scones, jam, sandwiches, cakes and, of course, tea! It’s an excellent day out for history buffs or beverage lovers.

£75

Dinner and Theatre Visit For Two

Trying to treat the theatre lover and food eater in your life, but just can’t think of anything to get?

Here’s the perfect option. This flexible dinner and theatre voucher for two let’s them choose from a variety of glittering West End shows (some productions may be more glittery than others) and a delicious meal at a top London eatery.

There are a whole host of top shows to select from and there are plenty of dinner options too. Let them pick what they want to see – while you sit back and gather the plaudits.

£129

Half Day Sailing For Two

If you’ve ever fancied donning a jaunty cap and having a crack at sailing, this is a great introduction.

For one, you get to take along a sailing companion as the basics of water based boat movement are drilled into you. Over the half day, you’ll head out onto the Solent in a magnificent 36 foot ocean going yacht and the secrets of sailing will be revealed to you by our team of experts.

Or if you’d rather experience the ‘rich playboy’ elements of yachting, you can sit back and relax on the deck and watch the world float by.

£250

Champagne Hot Air Balloon Flight

It’s a bucket list staple, and here’s your chance to experience it for yourself: a hot-air balloon ride!

It’s an unbelievable feeling, floating across the majesty of the British countryside as you blast into the air then drift silently quite near to the clouds, with only the clink of champagne glasses to disturb you. Oh did we forget to mention? Champagne!

The two of you get a delicious glass of champagne to perfectly compliment your flight. It’s an unforgettable experience and perfect to share with one you love.

£183

Thornbury Castle Hotel Afternoon Tea

Want to plan a very special day out and looking for something different?

Thornbury Castle in the glorious Gloucestershire countryside is the only Tudor castle in the UK that has been converted into a fabulous hotel. And we want to send you and a companion there for tea. Step back in time and enjoy the many antiques and historic features. Then enjoy a slap-up tea with scones, cakes and sandwiches in these amazing surroundings.

Take your afternoon tea with a twist as you head back into history and relax in the remarkable surroundings of Thornbury Castle.

£45

Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise For Two

Add a dash of spice to your Sunday lunch as you take it on the Thames.

You and a special companion will board the boat and then travel down the Thames taking in historic sights and world famous landmarks. Then, you’ll be treated to an indulgent three-course lunch.

Then the fun really begins as you work off that extra helping of dessert with some dancing to a live jazz band. Sights, sounds and sumptuous food will all be yours on this fabulous cruise down the Thames.

£99

Helicopter Experience For Two

Want to try something completely unique with that special person in your life?

Why not treat someone you care about to this thrilling helicopter ride across the beautiful British landscape. There are locations right across the UK, so a truly unforgettable experience is right on your doorstep. As you sail 1000 feet into the air, the pilot will provide commentary.

Don’t forget your camera as you’ll see the sights from a completely different vantage point. You’ll never want to come down!

£95