Explore The World From Home At The Telegraph Travel Show
If you love travel and you’re in London from the 8th to the 10th of January, head to The Telegraph Travel Show for a cultural fix right here at home! Held at ExCel, advance tickets to the event are £15 for adults, which also grants you access to the Telegraph Cruise Show and the London Boat Show.
You’ll get to see your favourite celebrity travel writers, try food from across the globe, gather holiday information from the experts and discover hundreds of exhibitors, to stay up to date with travel information.
Here’s a look at what’s on.
Dubai and Emirates
As an up-and-coming holiday hotspot, Dubai has captured the attention of travellers around the world. At the Telegraph Travel Show, you’ll be able to meet experts from Dubai and Emirates for all your holiday information, get a complimentary Henna Tattoo and save on booking flights.
If you’re looking for inspiration, the Destinations Theatre is the place for you. Here, you’ll find journalists, travel experts and celebrities discussing insider details, giving personal advice and sharing their extensive experience with the audience.
Some of the guest speakers include Rugby World Cup winner, Will Greenwood, president of the Galapagos Conservation Trust, Monty Halls, writer, Rosie Millard and explorer, Levison Wood.
World Food Pop-ups
Foodies will love the chance to sample delectable bites from around the world, at pop-up stations located throughout the show. You can look forward to trying exotic cuisine, such as salt cod croquettes, Cha Siu BBQ glazed pork buns, South African Bunny Chow, freshly baked breads and pastries, hand cured meats and cheeses.
Travel Genius Bar
No matter where you want to go next or how well-travelled you are, the Travel Genius Bar promises to give you just the right advice on your next adventure. A team of experts will be there to share recommendations, tips and tricks via one-on-one appointments. Choose from six topics, including cruise, family, summer sun, city and culture, consumer advice and adventure, to have a personalised experience created for you.
The Telegraph Luxury Lounge
If you’ve never been on the ultimate luxury holiday, here’s your chance to get a taste of what’s on offer. In the Telegraphy Luxury Lounge, you’ll benefit from experts who’ll find you the perfect luxury destination and guide you towards choosing the holiday experience of a lifetime.
How would you like to take a masterclass in wine tasting? Sounds like a good education to us! You can learn about different wines, how and where they’re produced and how to pair them up with your favourite foods. Best of all, you can sip on wines from around the world!
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