Holidays for Solo Travellers

29 September 2016

TRAINING DATE: 08/08/2019

Holidays for Solo Travellers


Madrid City Break, 19th November 2016, 2 nights, from €229

Visit Madrid with Arrow Tours for a holiday full of art, music, culture and excellent gastronomy. Few cities can boast the artistic pedigree of Madrid, where you can visit the home-grown talents such Goya and Velázquez in the Prado Museum or see the masterpieces of Picasso, Dalí and Miró in the Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. For the more active holidaymaker, why not take a tour of the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, home of Real Madrid, or head to the popular park of Parque el Retiro, complete with a lake, monuments, sculptures and an abundance of gorgeous trees. By evening, choose from local tapas bars, Michelin-starred restaurants or modern rooftop cocktail bars for panoramic city views and a taste of the city’s infamous nightlife.


The 3* Hotel Regente is ideally located for exploring historic Madrid. Located on Madrid’s Gran Vía Avenue, this hotel offers smart, simple rooms with satellite TV and Wi-Fi access. The Royal palace and Madrid Cathedral are 10 minutes’ walk away, while the Art Triangle and Retiro Park are within 15 minutes’ walk. Callao Metro Station, located just 100 m away, provides easy public transport connections with the rest of the city.


Price includes: flights, accommodation and hand baggage of 10kg,


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Winter Sun in Tenerife, 14th November 2016, 7 nights, €410

Enjoy some sun in Tenerife this winter with this fantastic offer from With beautiful beaches, fine restaurants, good shopping options, and some charming plazas where you can sit and watch the world go by, Puerto de la cruz resort is hard to beat. Situated in the Northern region of Tenerife, this town is a perfect mix of cosmopolitan city with old colonial charm.


Puerto de la Cruz is home to some of the greatest attractions on the island, including the great Lago Martianez, a swimming pool complex designed by renowned international artist Cesar Manrique. The Parque Loro (ParrotPark), Banaera El Guanche (Banana Plantation and Gardens) and the Jardin Botanico (Botanical Gardens) which date from 1788 and are home to tree and plant species from five continents, are all excellent visits if you want to get away from the beach and enjoy some of the local attractions.  For the more adventurous traveller, there is a tonne of watersports on offers, or why not visit Mount Teide, Spains tallest mountain, an active volcano which is accessible via cable car.


Price includes: Flights, self catering accommodation, transfers and 10kg hand luggage


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Art Holiday in the South of France, 7 nights, 22-29 October 2016, €1,099 per person

Have you always longed to learn to paint? Or perhaps you already enjoy creating your own art but would welcome some expert tuition to improve your skills? Well, why not join professional artist, Maura O’Rourke, on the beautiful Cote d’Azur and indulge in a week of painting with the Travel Broker.


This relaxing holiday on the Cote d’Azur is ideal for solo travellers, friends, people of all ages and abilities with an interest in unleashing – or improving – their creative abilities. It’s the perfect opportunity to paint in a beautiful and stimulating environment, under the expert tutelage of Maura O’Rourke. You will stay in Mimozas Resort, in Cannes, in the heart of the Cote d’Azur. The apartments are situated around a lovely lake and it’s a 10-minute stroll from the beautiful port of La Napoule. Mimozas is also within easy walking distance of sandy beaches, restaurants, shops and the imposing Château de La Napoule. And if you want to get even closer to nature, there’s a superb range of scenic walking and cycling trails close by.


The price includes: self-catering accommodation, return flights from Dublin (including taxes and one 15kg check-in bag), return airport transfers, 5 morning Art Tuition Sessions with artist Maura O’Rourke and three half-day excursions to local places of interest.


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