There’s no denying that the end of the year is beginning to draw on us. The evenings are getting a little darker, Halloween costumes are now in shop windows, and we’re beginning to hear little snippets of conversation about Christmas. At the end of the year in the travel industry, it is the perfect time […]
Barrhead Travel has a long history with Riviera Travel, who create an incredible range of touring holidays that are culturally immersive and boast miraculous attention to detail. We’re proud to offer Riviera Travel tours to our customers and here are eight reasons why! They offer on-land tours and river cruises Being true travel experts, Riviera […]
Every city has its own story to tell, but there’s no denying that the most fascinating and intricate stories belong to the cities that have stood the test of time. There are cities in the world that have managed to survive multiple wars, empires, and partial destruction – including ancient cities that date back to […]
There’s a saying that the gift of experience is more meaningful than a physical gift. At Barrhead Travel we totally agree. And we think that Mother’s Day is the perfect time to show your mum how much she means to you with the gift of travel.You have two options. The first is to purchase one of our Travel Vouchers and let her choose her own destination and hotel. Or if your mum likes the element of surprise, you can go ahead and book a fully-paid-for holiday. Everyone’s mum is different, but we reckon the following five holidays are perfect for a mum and her grown-up children to visit together.
This year, KLM will be celebrating its 100th Birthday! That’s a 100 years’ worth of flying experience and taking travellers to their destinations around the world. The combination of experience and a great network of worldwide destinations means that there are many reasons to fly with KLM. Here are our top 7.
Virgin Atlantic has long been recognised as an airline that creates an enjoyable atmosphere for its passengers. And you don’t need to fly in business or first class to enjoy additional extras. Virgin Atlantic has pulled out the stops to ensure that all its economy passengers enjoy little extras too – and don’t pay for extras that they don’t need – thanks to their three economy packages.
If you’re anything like us, your travel bucket list is impressively long. It’s perhaps even longer than your family or friends’ bucket list, and you might not be able to convince someone to go with you on every single trip. That’s where our partners Just You come in. We’ve been working with them for several […]
For those of us with a constant urge to explore the world, picking a yearly adventure can be difficult. We could throw a dartboard at a world-map or consultant a travel magazine. But there’s another way to decide where we take our annual holiday – and that’s looking at the stars. Whether you think astrology […]
Barrhead Travel and Travelsphere have a long history. When our Travel Consultants have a customer looking for an escorted tour, Travelsphere is one of the suppliers we get in touch with. This is especially true when the customer is looking for an escorted tour that goes off the beaten track and allows the customers a […]
We witness a lot of holiday trends here at Barrhead Travel. Every year we watch certain iconic destinations (such as New York City and Orlando) getting booked in droves, along with the family-friendly, sun-drenched destinations of Majorca and Turkey. But every year we also spot a few places climbing in popularity, and 2018 was no […]