Recommend UK-based General and Travel Businesses

The following UK-based businesses are highly reputable and representative of the best services available. We highly recommend them. Click on the title line to visit their website.

Austria Direct - romantic weddings in Austria - www.Austria-Direct.biz

Austria Direct have more than 20 years of experience arranging tailor-made holidays to the more select parts of Austria ignored by the major tour operators. For more than 10 years they have specialised in arranging weddings, honeymoons and ‘renewal of vows’ holidays to this beautiful and romantic country.

Accommodation can be provided in a range of high quality accommodation ranging from small pensions, pleasant guesthouses and in all grades of hotel, throughout Austria. If you are considering a wedding abroad, then Austria Direct should be high on your list.

Alpha-1 Awareness UK - Support for sufferers of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency - www.Alpha1Awareness.org.uk

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency is a genetic condition resulting from a lack of the alpha-1 antitrypsin protein in the blood. This protein serves to protect both the liver and the lungs and a lack of the protein can lead to emphysema and other serious lung and liver diseases. Alpha-1 Awareness UK is a British registered charity formed to provide information and support for sufferers of this condition, and to improve understanding of the condition in both patients, medical professionals and the general public.

Hay Riverside Retreats - luxury self-catering holiday accommodation in Wales - www.HayRiversideRetreats.com

Luxury self-catering accommodation in Hay-on-Wye in mid-Wales. Hay Riverside Retreats offer three contemporary well-appointed and spacious houses, each with balconies and decks, overlooking the magnificent River Wye in the historic town of Hay-on-Wye in the Brecon Beacons National Park.These stylish holiday getaways offer something different from your classic luxury holiday cottages and are designed to make the most of their proximity to the riverside, with glass walls and terrace windows offering unhindered and exceptional views of the river bank and the sights and sounds of the River Wye.

Newfoundland Vacation Retreats - 2-bedroom rental house in Tors Cove - www.NewfoundlandVacationRetreats.com

The Yellow House is a thoughtfully renovated 1850ís salt box house quietly situated on the southern shore of Newfoundlandís Avalon Peninsula yet only 45 minutes from St Johnís International Airport.

The house is in the settlement of Tors Cove (population 325 when everyone is at home) and has stunning views of the ocean and rocky shoreline. It is comfortably furnished for five people.

Wonderland Design - Flowers by Alice - www.Wonderland-Design.net

Based in Singapore, Alice Oh of Wonderland Design specialises in boutique floral design, including handtied bouquets, for private events adn intimate weddings. Trained and previously practising in London and Germany, Ali also provides graphical design services. Drawing on nearly a decade of inspirational years in the European floral industry, Alice's designs blend naturalistic Continental styling with traditional as well as contemporary Asian influences. This fusion results in unique floral creations that surprise and delight.

Four Seasons Travel - luxury holidays and executive travel - www.Four-Seasons-Travel.co.uk

Four Seasons Travel is a leading independent travel retailer, highly skilled at planning luxurious and individual holiday experiences throughout the world. Having celebrated our silver centenary operating in the top sector of the leisure travel market, they have the capacity to satisfy the most discerning clients.

Their employees are carefully selected to provide the quality of service and style that places their client first and foremost. They continually hone their skills by sending staff to investigate a wide range of deluxe resorts around the globe firsthand, often flying first or business class, which enables them to offer pertinent information and advice when planning your next trip.

Jump4Timbuktu - helping the Tuaregs trade their way out of poverty - www.Jump4Timbuktu.org

Jump4Timbuktu is a highly regarded charitable trade initiative supporting Tuareg communities to sustain their nomadic lifestyle and culture. The site promoties a fair trade partnership with Tuareg artisans. All profits from the project are put towards innovative community projects including water and garden schemes in desert locations near to Timbuktu. When you purchase an item of jewellery from Jump4Timbuktu, you are directly supporting the Tuareg artisans to trade their way out of poverty; your fair trade purchase helps to create a sustainable future for their unique culture and heritage.

myTobago - the definitive tourist guide to Tobago - www.myTobago.info

myTobago is the definitive tourist guide to Tobago, boasting a readership greater than the combined total of every other website on, or exclusively about, Tobago.

This non-commercial website offers unbiased opinion, advice and review of every type of accommodation. In fact it offers the ONLY complete listing of hotels, guest houses, inns, holiday rental apartment, cottages, houses, luxury villas, restaurants, car rental agencies, sightseeing tour operators – in fact, of every type of business related to tourism on the island. The site also features a very active reader discussion forum where visitors post their own holiday reports, opinion and advice or ask questions in preparation for their vacation on the island.

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