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REAL Socialising offers Meetup groups an opportunity to participate in a range of ready-made days out and short breaks taking the worry and stress out for Meetup organisers*

REAL Socialising offers activity for Meetup groups of any number and also organises bespoke activity exclusive to your own group location, interests and numbers …why not ask us for a quote?

Membership is FREE and we issue a monthly newsletter to our website subscribers www.realsocialising.co.uk

From time to time, we have FREE prize draws where you can win days out; we also hold FREE raffles on our short breaks that add a bit of fun to the journey!

Our coach excursions offer pick-ups in Folkestone, Hythe, Cheriton and Ashford; and we also offer breaks by Air, Sea and Rail passing on great savings to members. Where possible, we offer ‘ticketless travel’ so all you need to do is turn up on the day! (you will be sent an itinerary with names booked and confirmed on our passenger list)

Why not subscribe to receive our regular newsletter direct to your own inbox at www.realsocialising.co.uk

If you like to participate in some great value activity then we hope to welcome you to REAL Socialising soon!

* REAL Socialising are members of the Group Travel Organisers Association (GTOA) and are fully insured in the operation of group travel with protection of members money through Travel Regulation Insolvency Protection Insurance underwritten by Zurich Insurance plc

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4 Days, 3 Nights on Half Board Basis - 2 Excursions (excludes any relevant entry fees)


Reserve list for single rooms, we have twins and doubles available

Join our 4 day 3 night break to North Wales, on a bed, breakfast and evening meal basis at a 3* hotel near to Hydro Hotel, Llandudno. To get the most out of exploring this beautiful area, we are including FREE tours to Llanberis; Caernarfon, Anglesey amongst other places of interest. With an optional extras including a visit to the magical Portmeirion

Priced based on coach standard occupancy, if covid restrictions reduce numbers cost will be +£30

Rouen Lumiere, Honfleur and Monet's Garden



Join us on a superb short break weekend with a fantastic itinerary enjoying spectacular sights:

Day 1: Local pick up and journey to France.
Your first stop will be the wonderful town of Honfleur where artists line its picturesque harbour. After free time to explore its streets or take lunch at one of the many restaurants, we journey to the medieval town of Rouen. Whilst in Rouen, why not visit the historic Notre Dame Cathedral and the fabulous 20th century Church of St Joan of Arc. In the evening, take a short walk to the Cathedral, where you will witness a light spectacular when night falls; so join the crowds for this incredible show of sound and light and be astonished by this fully emotive show. TBC by Rouen Tourist Office)

Day 2: Following breakfast and free time to further explore Rouen as you wish, we journey to Monet’s Garden at Giverny. This magical place will astound you and Monet’s paintings will come to life around every corner as you explore the views that he captured on canvas. We commence our journey home late afternoon arriving back in the UK around 8pm.

2 days 1 night B&B 3* Ibis Centre Champ de Mars, Rouen & Entry to Monet’s Garden all for £105pp based** on twin share and + £20 single occupancy. Just £10pp deposit (**Price based on 2 sharing for standard occupancy coach. Restricted capacity due to Covid + £30pp)

Exec Coach Pick up points: Ashford, Hythe, Cheriton & Folkestone




See prices based on Cabin Grades below. Just a £25pp refundable reservation fee until your place is confirmed

A great value full board break on the Rhine in 2021….don’t miss out if this beautiful part of the world is on your wish list!

Book your place soon on this delightful 6 day 5 night Rhine Cruise on the MV Virginia….Coach 1 just about full, taking booking interest for Coach 2, TBC subject to reaching min numbers!

The Cruise will take you from Boppard where you will join in with celebrations for the annual Wine Festival. The Boppard winegrowers invite you to join in one of the most important highlights of their year. With various wine-tasting stands, music and entertainment and last but not least, a spectacular firework display which can be enjoyed from the Rhine promenade or from one of the many boats taking part. Boppard truly offers you ‘Wine Heaven’. Then you will cruise to Ruedeshiem, Koblenz ending in Cologne.

Full Board on the MV Virginia means you’ll start the day with a buffet breakfast; enjoy a three-course lunch and a four-course dinner with a choice of menu. There is complimentary morning coffee and tea in the afternoon too!…..On the final night you will enjoy a special Captains Dinner. All twin cabins have two bunks, private bathroom / shower room. Travel is by Executive Coach and Eurotunnel.

A refundable reservation fee of just £25pp is required. Subject to confirmation based on minimum numbers booking, when payments can be made in easy instalments over the coming months throughout 2020/ 2021

Cabin Grades & Prices
Cabin (lower) Deck – £589pp – Main Deck Cabins – £599pp
Promenade Deck Cabins (with some engine noise) – £589pp
Promenade Deck Cabins – £609pp
Promenade Deck Suites – £619pp - All Booked

Prices based on standard coach occupancy; if numbers need to be altered for Covid safe distancing, final costs may alter




Join our visit to Cornwall in 2021 to enjoy the colours of Autumn giving you the opportunity of exploring 2 fabulous gardens and other places of interest

Just £10pp Deposit - Full Price based on twin/double share is £229pp (single supplement £40)

Whilst there, our coach is available to take you on 2 excursions. (1) to the Eden Project and Mevagissy and (2) to the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the historic port of Charlestown backdrop to many Films and TV series including Poldark.

Garden Entry fees will apply for The Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan (additional entry fee is required. 2020 Group rates for Eden £15 Adult and £13.50 Senior. Heligan, £10.50. 2021 group rates TBA – coaching to both free!)

Staying at the 3* Eliot Hotel in Newquay, where you will enjoy 4 days and 3 nights on a dinner bed and breakfast basis.

*Price based on 2 sharing for standard occupancy coach.
Restricted capacity due to Covid + £30pp

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